Recreate Chanel’s 2021 minimalist glamour face with Lucia Pica

Chanel’s 2021 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear is about a cinematic woman. Colour designer, Lucia Pica wanted to achieve a very exquisite masculine and feminine with a minimalist glamour feel to it. Here’s how she creates the look and how you can recreate…

Lux Afrique Polo Day 2018

The inaugural edition of this event will showcase top international polo players from across Africa going head to head in an exhilarating match of polo. Each year, the event will strive to showcase the different up and coming teams from…

Remembering Azzedine Alaïa

Tunisian designer Azzedine Alaïa has died in Paris – aged 82. Born in Tunis in 1935, Alaïa studied sculpture at the Institut Supérieur des Beaux-Arts of Tunis. Then one day, he had a revelation. “When I realised I couldn’t be…

London Fashion Week: Colourful and Powerful

This September I was lucky to attend London Fashion Week and check out the SS18 trends. I love when the fashion week is in town – the city is buzzing with extra energy, talent and diversity. Plus you can bump…

Top 10 Nigerian Fashion Designers Taking The World By Storm

Nigerian fashion designers are at the forefront of fashion and threatening to dominate the global scene… The moment that has been predicted for well over a past decade is finally here: Africa has emerged as the breakthrough continent currently when…

Bridal Fashion from the Milan Runway to the Aisle

The Perfect Dress You have seen the perfect dress in the glossy pages of  bridal magazine Vogue Sposa, only to discover that the only place you will find it, is at an exclusive showroom in Milan.   You know that it is…

Highlights from the Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring-Summer 2018 Fashion Show

Highlights from the Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring-Summer 2018 Fashion Show by Men’s Artistic Director Kim Jones. Watch the show now and see all the looks at http://vuitton.lv/2scPuHX.

Yoko London – the pearl jeweller Michelle Obama is crazy about

Hidden in the heart of Knightsbridge, on the quiet alleyway between the luxurious Bulgari Hotel and the famous Buddha Bar, Yoko London is a pearl lover’s gem. Lux Afrique had the pleasure of meeting one of its owners Mandy Namdar, an…

Lucy Choi – the London’s hottest new luxury shoe designer

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,…

#StellaBy – Nadine Ijewere – Stella McCartney

Nadine Ijewere has been recognised for her well-known series entitled Same/Difference, a series that shed light on the definition of beauty through gentle portraits of siblings.   For the latest #StellaBy Series, her photos draw on the matters she normally investigates…