Category Archives: Inspiration

Nigerian Art Comes To Kensington

Nigerian Art Comes To Kensington
Aabru art, a leading international platform for modern and contemporary west African art, has brought its Transcending Boundaries exhibition to London and it’s on now. The exhibition began on 22 April at the ...
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Bestow Elan, Brixton

Bestow Elan, Brixton
Bestow Elan is the label started by Erzumah Ackerson, a homegrown designer whose creations have spread like African wildfire across the international fashion scene. Grown from her south London base in the heart of ...
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East African Designers: Uganda

East African Designers: Uganda
On the African continent, west and south African capitals Lagos and Johannesburg are usually the frontrunners of fashion design, with designers building international names for themselves. However, as we have seen on ...
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Mama Africa Designs Kickstarted!

Mama Africa Designs Kickstarted!
 Thanks to Kickstarter, the African proverb, ‘It takes a village to raise a child’ should be adapted to, ‘It takes a global community to raise a dream’. The crowdfunding website brings alive the ...
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Naija Fashion Is Big Business!

Naija Fashion Is Big Business!
To a fashionable Nigerian, the “Buba and wrapper” and “Agbada” are entrenched fashion styles passed down from generation to generation and which Naijas always take pride in wearing for every possible occasion. But ...
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