Tag Archives: ethnic fashion

DURO OLOWU FALL 2015 READY-TO-WEAR COLLECTION

The Nigerian-born, British-educated lawyer-turned-fashion-designer merges riotous prints with daring shapes for collections that transcend trends — and global boundaries.     “I don’t follow trends,” Duro Olowu says. “I’m inspired by the world.” Coming from a designer whose patchwork empire-waisted “Duro” dress has been a hit since its 2004 Barneys debut and spawned an ethnic-bohemian […]

MIMI PLANGE FALL 2015 COLLECTION

        I have been a huge fan, and now an acquaintance of the incredible designer Mimi Plange. If your unfamiliar with the brilliance of Miss Mimi Plange. It’s my pleasure to introduce you to her incredible luxury brand. Ghanaian born and Southern California raised, Plange began her eponymous luxury ready to wear brand, Mimi Plange, in 2010 with […]

ANDREA IYAMAH 2015 SWIMWEAR COLLECTION

      Andrea Iyamah is a brand that provides unique pieces for every girl with an edge. Located in Ontario Canada, the brand caters to many females across borders looking to rock a fabulous piece to an event or an edgy bathing suit on a steamy vacation. Since 2011, the brand has focused on […]

FAV of the week: Yemzi

    Leave your “Made In China” wearable ish at the door folks— Yemzi has materialized itself as one of the next up and coming sustainable street wear luxe brands. Cofounder and creative director  Elizabeth Akingbade  studied at The University Of Arts London where she graduated with a BA(Hons) in Surface Design. Short-after realizing she did not want […]

2015 MENSWEAR GUIDE PT 2/MEDIA PLAYGROUND PR

Azul by Moussy, a leading Japanese fashion brand under Baroque Global Limited began the start of it’s global era in 2012. Azul by Moussy–an extension of “MOUSSY” is for the young adult chic urbanite. ABM is reminiscent for it’s minimalist designs that offer consumers comfort and a “cool” edge factor. Chunky knits, avante-garde prints, and […]