The new wave of Young African Luxury Fashion Designers.

Watch out, there’s a new wave of Young African luxury brands in town who are paving the way for other young African designers and are making fashion statements around the globe. Luxury brands like Rich Mnisi, Inga Atelier, Thebe Magugu,…

Gucci gets it right with Millennials!

It is no secret that Gucci has become a brand favourite amongst millennials and celebrities around the world and in 2018, the brand doubled its sales with more than 55% of those consumers reported to be under the age of…

5 stunning wedding dresses for the modern African bride

The wedding season is upon us. And brides from all over the globe are finally preparing to walk down the aisle. More importantly, a bride will be asking herself a vital question. “Is he truly the one?” No, not that.…

Meet Lucy Choi – one of London’s hottest luxury shoe designers

At Lux Afrique, we love strong women who follow their dreams and inspire others with their determination, hard work and intelligence. So our woman crush of this week is Lucy Choi – London’s luxury shoe designer. When we met Lucy,…

3 unforgettable Alexander McQueen collections

3 Unforgettable Collections Of Alexander McQueen Exquisite detailing, reimagined silhouettes and edgy luxury with a meaning: besides creating breathtaking trends in the fashion world, Alexander McQueen never missed the opportunity to make social and political statements with his collections. From…

A different kind of nude by Nubian Skin

Created by Ade Hassan, Nubian Skin is a lingerie and hosiery range for women of colour. It was launched in 2014 due to the frustration that there was a lack of skin tone choices to go with varieties of outfits…

Vana, 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.…

Nigerian fashion designer, Eki Orleans and her rainbow prints

Hazel Eki Aggrey-Orleans, a German Born Nigerian Citizen, is the renowned award-winning designer and founder of fashion design house Eki-Orleans based in London. Her diverse interactions with different cultural spheres inspired her aesthetic designs.

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…

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…