Afrocentric online retail by Ayekoto

According to a recent comScore survey, shoppers made 51 percent of their purchases on the web in 2016 compared with 48 percent in 2015 and 47 percent in 2014. In 2017, the growth has been significant with a broader focus on fashion and accessories. A recent U.S. Department of Transportation …


Sights and Notes of Lagos at 50

The celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of Lagos Nigeria climaxed with a special Children’s Day event on May 27th, while the climax of the day was a special anniversary Gala hosted by the State Government and with the Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo in attendance. The last 50 …


Annual Carnival Showcases Nigeria in Texas

The 2016 edition of the ‘A Taste of Nigeria’ annual carnival showcased the rich cultural diversity and talents of Nigeria at the Airhog stadium in Grand Prairie, Texas. Arispop, the producers of the event used Music, Fashion, Food, and Sports and a conduit to showcase Nigeria at the family oriented. …


Trendy Africa Fashion show thrills at DanceAfrica

In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the Dallas Black Dance Theater hosted its annual DanceAfrica festival in the Dallas Arts district recently. As a supporting media sponsor, Trendy Africa also hosted the fashion show segment at the festival tagged; Trendy Africa Fashion Show. The fashion line up featured designs from …


Motoring meets fashion with Coscharis BMW and MAJU Collections

In celebration of BMW‘s 100th year anniversary, Coscharis recently collaborate with the renowned fashion house MAJU to unveil its “Maju x BMW Edit”. The objective was to highlight the BMW lifestyle and sporty collections in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt. According to Abiona Babarinde, the General Manager Marketing and Corporate …


Delta Fashion Designer Inaugurated in Asaba

Top Delta State Government officials, members of the Fashion and Textile Industry in Delta State, members of Fashion Designers and Exhibitors association and fashion Enthusiasts gathered at the Best Western Hotel Asaba to witness the inauguration of the Delta Fashion Designer (DFD). The Convener; The Delta Fashion Designer (DFD) and Founder/National …

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DIASPORA RHAPSODY: In between Estella Couture and XLenTé shoppe

The real thrills of a script is usually hidden in the off camera visuals, behind the scene or back stage. What is usually shown to many is superficial. Several years ago in Washington DC, I had an encounter with Estella Ogbonna when she had just commenced unfolding her passion for …


Congolese Cultural Creations

Contributing cultural fashions to New York Fashion Week is always welcomed in a city of cultural diversity. During market week in September, African elegance arrived at New York’s Plaza Hotel. The Kapy Bash Mode collection debuted in a collective showcase of international presenters to an audience of style enthusiast, fashion …