Luxury brands are turning to Africa

Despite high inequality, South Africa has long been considered a bastion of wealth in Africa. Luxury brands see it as an established market for high-end goods. As wealth outside of South Africa grows, fashion houses and other luxury producers are…

Have you heard? Lux Afrique Boutique is Africa’s first luxury e-commerce boutique

Delivering to all 54 countries in Africa, within a standard delivery time of 3 to 5 days. The Lux Afrique Group, in keeping with its pioneering spirit, will open the virtual doors to Africa’s very first online luxury multi-brand e-commerce…

How Ikiré Jones helped redefine African men’s wear

It’s not often that you find a unique visionary in fashion that marches to their own tune. It’s not uncommon to find that designs just tend to meld together, and you really cannot tell the brands apart because they all…

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…

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.

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…