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A Passion for African Fashion! View Photos from the 3rd Edition of FashionMist in London

A Passion for African Fashion! View Photos from the 3rd Edition of FashionMist in London.

 

Ankara in Chic! Fenix Couture presents its 2013 “Ihotu Collection”

Ankara in Chic! Fenix Couture presents its 2013 “Ihotu Collection”.

 

Ankara in Chic! Fenix Couture presents its 2013 “Ihotu Collection”

Ankara in Chic! Fenix Couture presents its 2013 “Ihotu Collection”

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We work to stamp our brand into the consciousness of the fashion world” – these words form the mission statement of design label Fenix Couture and they seem to be doing just that with their 2013 “Ihotu Collection”.

The Canadian based brand owned by Josephine Akioyemen designs and creates women’s couture with a special preference for working in ankara. The name of the collection which translates into the “Love” collection in Idoma is aimed at “making elegant women bloom like cherry blossom flowers“. The collection is filled with different styles in lively print colours specifically designed to accentuate natural feminine beauty.

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Dramatic Ball Gowns, Dapper Studs & the Ankara Vibe! Photos from the GWB Ball in Washington DC

 

GWB Ball - BellaNaija - May20130022On Saturday 27th April 2013 the Sierra Leonean Diaspora in the USA celebrated their country’s 52nd Independence Anniversary. Hosted by The GWB Commission, the classy and patriotic 5th Annual Green. White. & Blue. Ball  was held at the Historic Howard Theatre, Washington DC. The ball was not only attended by Sierra Leoneans but by fabulous guests from other African nations and friends from the Caribbean.

The night started with the presentation of awards honouring  exceptional Sierra Leoneans making an impact in Diaspora and in Sierra Leone. The awards segment was hosted by Farai Gundan. Awardees included Director General of UNIDO Dr. Kandeh K. Yumkella (Lifetime Achievement Award), International Ballerina Michaela DePrince (Arts and Entertainment Award), Ola Dpt (Sports Award), and Liesel Renner (Humanitarian Award).

The theme was Hollywood inspired with cultured elegance. Performances included traditional and cultural music by Janka Nabay and Vicki Forna, while DJ Lebbie and DJ No Name kept the atmosphere going with great sounds throughout the night. Commemorating the event were delectable green, white, and blue cup cakes and cake pops provided by Kulture Kakes.

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The successful event was sponsored by Arik Air, Jabs GroupFace 2 Face Africa, and Miss Jessies. Partners included BellaNaijaRestyclePrince Zamira PhotographyBecause I Am FabulousRunaworks StudiosApplause AfricaMs. Dunnie O. and African Limelight.

Partial proceeds will go to non-profit organization Throne Room Orphanage Educational Center.www.troec.org.

 

Full Figured Glam! Ma’Bello Clothier presents its new Collection – “Chic N Sassy”

 

Ma'Bello Clothiers Chic N Sasy Collection Lookbook - BellaNaija - April2013004 Ma’Bello Clothiers (MBC) expresses its personal thoughts on “Curvy is Beautiful” in its new collection“Chic N Sassy”. The collection which was officially launched in December of 2012 dares to be different by making silhouettes for fashionable curvy or plus sized women.

The creative mind behind this label; Osa Aisien depicts her new collection with two curvy plus sized models in stylish, figure enhancing floral print, African print, silk, lace and accessories. The collection oozes confidence and style which they believe their target audience should have.

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“Twisted Romance” – Ghanaian Design Label Mina Evans presents its New Collection

“Twisted Romance” – Ghanaian Design Label Mina Evans presents its New Collection.

 

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