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From Durban with leather love

Vana is a brand for women’s leather goods, handcrafted bags created in South Africa, by Vanashree, fourth generation South African of Indian descent. Her collection strongly reflects the richness of the mixture of her Indian heritage and South African roots.…

LVMH Louis Vuitton appoints Virgil Abloh as its new Men’s Artistic Director

Louis Vuitton appoints Virgil Abloh Virgil Abloh, who is of Ghanaian descent, has been named as Men’s Artistic Director for LVMH Louis Vuitton. Abloh owns the label Off-White which was a finalist in the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers…

Haute Joallerie: the magnificence of Nature

From the majestic Lion of Chanel, the secret rooms of Dior in Versailles and a snowy Russian interpretation by Chaumet to the fascinating stones of Chopard, Parisian haute joallerie celebrates and glorifies the magnificence of Nature. CHANEL  Coco is the lion.…

Paris Haute Couture: blossoming fashion

Paris Haute Couture: a Spring/Summer rendezvous with this Spring’s haute couture collections. DIOR You probably wouldn’t guess that Monsieur Christian Dior was a true art connoisseur who had friends such as Dalì or Picasso and who had his own art…

Stefano Ricci: a fashionable family luxury affair with Africa

    Florence, Italy. On the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 93, I met at the Fortezza da Basso, Filippo Ricci, creative director of Stefano Ricci. THE ROOTS: Founded in 1972 by Stefano Ricci and his wife Claudia, Stefano debuted…

Italian’s mens fashion is welcoming Africa: an interview with Raffaello Napoleone, CEO of Pitti Immagine

Pitti Immagine Uomo, the most important Italian men’s fashion fair has recently closed its doors.  It was the 93rd edition of the exhibition that regularly takes place in Florence at the Fortezza da Basso and was presenting the men’s fall/winter…

Aspinal of London opens its flagship store on London’s Regent Street

We were recently invited to the House Warming party of the Aspinal of London. Here is what we can tell you about the new store of this iconic British brand. Aspinal of London has got a new home The British…

Luxury Neighborhoods in Africa

  Which cities/countries can boast of the most scenic views and architectural majesty?   The continent of Africa is extremely vast, with a wealth of beauty that covers every corner of its immense range. Due to this, it comes as…

Luxury Hair Treatments That’ll Transform African Hair

Looking for a luxury hair treatments that’ll transform African hair? Look no further! From cult faves to international must-haves, here are a few products that you will never want to leave home without! Colour for African Hair   Want to…

Bulgari and Manolo Blahnik join together to create a high jewellery shoe

In celebration of the “Manolo Blahnik: The Art of Shoes” exhibition organised by VOGUE Spain in Madrid, Bulgari and the Spanish foot couturier have co-designed an exclusive pair of incredibly opulent shoes. Stemming from the collaboration arrives a magnificent pair…