Live Long And Prosper – The End of An Era.

I thought I was done for the weekend but alas, I read a news report on CNN that “Mr. Spock” was dead; or at least the man who played the iconic character, Leonard Nimoy. What would ‘Star Trek’ be without him? Yes make-up was involved in transforming him into looking so elfly, alien-like but his…

I Am Not My Hair?

I recently stumbled on a very resourceful website called CURLYNIKKI (the name is a link to go to their site). I have to give credit to a Facebook Group I joined last year called CaptivatingNaturals – you should also check it out. As a nappy headed sovereign {:)}, finding  inspiration for what to do with my…

Oreka Godis is AFWN 2015 Fashion Brand Ambassador

PRESS RELEASE: AFWN has just announced their 2015 Fashion Brand Ambassador as Oreka Godis. Oreka’s role in the 2015 edition of Africa Fashion Week Nigeria is to help with the synergy of the project and identify undiscovered talent. “AFWN is extremely excited to have Oreka on board this year. We see her as someone who embodies our ethos and encourages…

The Image Fashion Show – HICC

You may not have heard of the maiden edition of the Image Fashion Show; at least not before today. Well let me be the one to…………….enlighten you. Apologies for the short notice, but you still have loads of time to prepare to attend. The venue is the HICC Island Centre, Beside VFS (2nd Roundabout), Lekki…

MEET THE TEAM BEHIND AFRICA FASHION WEEK NIGERIA 2015

The Africa Fashion Week Nigeria is back for the next season and the team behind the project mean business and the business is to promote African fashion industry to the rest of the world. The African fashion industry is vast and is starting to take its place in the world market. We are a platform…

Much Bruhaha About Sports Illustrated’s First Plus-Sized Model

I was as excited as a lot of “regular” women all over the world when I heard that Sports Illustrated was putting a plus-sized model on their cover for the first time ever in their over 60 years of publication. The excitement started when Ashley Graham landed a spot on SI’s swimsuit ad; see her…

AFWN Press / Bloggers Brunch

On the 30th of January 2015, AFWN hosted a Press / Bloggers brunch at Lekki Phase 1 and it was an informative, interactive session. The visionary behind the AFWN, Ms. Ronke Ademiluyi, Mr. Sola Oyebade (Creative Director), Mr. Abiola Aloba (Co-ordinator) and Ms. Yetty Ogunnubi (Head, PR & Marketing) shared a bit of the exciting…