Nigerian Traditional Nigerian Women and Their Gele | How To Tie Gravity-Defying Gele

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A clothespin doll in traditional Nigerian dress of buba, iro, gele, & iborun. of the most striking features of the Yoruba traditional dress is the �gele� or head wrap. African Dress Pattern They focus on African wedding gowns,Grooms buba, Elegant Top & full lenght Skirt. Hand-woven 4-piece Aso Oke typical of Nigeria�s Yoruba Royalty. 4pc. sets 100% Silk george fabric with matching gele head wrap. African dolls historically are made of cloth & various types of rope or wood. Making dolls & doll clothing can be a rewarding craft.

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Osei Duro Spring/Summer 2015

Ethical brand Osei Duro, employ the use of traditional hand dyeing and weaving techniques to produce custom textiles for their clothes. Their latest Spring Summer 2015 collection, is the result of a successful crowdfunding project that took place late last year. The collection includes crocheted tops and 100% cotton separates � some bearing a colorful hand batiked kente print and others possessing various traditional wax designs. Osei Duro was founded in 2009 by designers Maryanne Mathias and Molly Keogh. View some of our favorites below
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Amazing ‘Mutö’ 2015 Capsule Collection

Mutö is the new 2015 capsule collection from British label Maison d�Afie. Meaning �Woman� in Douala, Mutö is inspired by the classic feminine silhouettes of the late 1950�s � cinched waistlines & elegant necklines in soft hues, rust & corals. This collection is a woven story of a woman crippled by elderly beliefs & customs prescribed to her by her relatives & society. Her first step out of her fears, follows limitless opportunities to not enhance her lifestyle but that of her community as well. � Maison d�afie All pieces were produced in Cameroon with some done off with embellished embroidered elements for additional elegance.

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Dear lovelies, they are beginning the week with a superb bridal collection of Aire Barcelona wedding dresses. This 2015 collection features classic elegant silhouettes in tulle, laces and organza, it also features beautifully-constructed gowns with exquisite draping and ethereal layering. Take a glance and happy pinning!


Hot African Fashion at New York MET gala 2015

The Metropolitan Museum of Art�s Costume Institute gala costs $25,000 per ticket, but the fashion spectacle was truly priceless as the stars rolled out on Wednesday night. Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna & Sarah Jessica Parker were among the A-list stars who embraced this year�s theme � China: Through The Looking Glass � with eye-popping results.The stars descended on the New York City red carpet in jaw-dropping out fit after another, with late-comer Beyonce stealing the show in an almost-naked Givenchy ensemble.

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African designs Fashion meets Culture at Dallas Design Showcase 2015

The City of Dallas and Fashionable Africa Journal will host the 2015 Dallas International Fashion Week. This year�s edition promises to be thrilling and entertaining with a lineup of international designers representing various countries in Africa and other parts of the world. The City of Dallas will officially host visiting dignitaries and designers and entertain them to a theatrical performance as part of events in the work of the fashion week.

DIF serves as a platform for promoting multicultural internationality within and around Dallas while working towards establishing favorable relations and cultural ties between Dallas residents and foreign Nationals by showcase of fashion, culture and traditions. Mrs Dayo Keshi; Director-General, Nigerian Council for Arts and Culture is among high profile guests expected at the event. Top official at the City of Dallas are also expected to participate.

The City of Dallas Africa Liaison officer Regina Hill Onyeibe reiterates the cities readiness to host the world adding that Designers, Models and other fashion fans would benefit immensely by participating. �Creating a platform for cultures to generate awareness for their products and attracting foreign investment to the City of Dallas forms a major part of the mission at DIF�.

Branding consideration has been provided by; DaViva, Arik Air, Fadan, Axxess, Vomoz among other corporate brands.


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Dallas was the melting pot for folks from the Gambia, Senegal, Ghana, Nigeria & several other countries that participated in the 2015 edition of the Dallas International Fashion show hosted by the City of Dallas & Stylish Africa Journal. The venue of choice was the Jupiter Gardens event middle which was immaculately decorated by Royal Events Consult & Wale Laja-Akintayo. The 2015 edition is the 3rd in the series of annual fashion shows by the organizers. The Ladies s appreciation (TAMMAE) segment is the 5th in the annual series. Mrs Dayo Keshi, Ann Marie-Weiss-Armush & Jane Ekwonye received recognition awards.

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New Nigerian Fashion and Beauty Celebrated in Houston 2015

The 8th annual Nigerian Arts, Fashion and Beauty Awards held recently at the Hilton Houston Southwest Hotel and featured guests elegantly wearing strictly enforced Nigerian ensembles. The Houston based NAFB Awards is a product of Founding Fathers Inc. and serves to recognize Arts and culture, while celebrating excellence in indigenous fashion styles.

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Wonderful Short Dresses For 2015

Wedding date is a special day, which is why brides can�t afford to look anything less than ideal. Since bridal dress adds to overall perfection, then brides need to make definite that it works with the body shape well than against it. That way, the best choice to fulfill the dream of jogging down the aisle with a flowing train behind without any worries is short wedding dresses collection.
At our store, there’s hundreds of short wedding dresses to make definite bridalsâ�� beauty & uniqueness as they walk down the aisle. In fact, tea length dresses are popular, with those who love vintage wedding dresses from the 1950s. However, this is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the benefits of short wedding dresses.
For starters, short hemline lets them flaunt pretty heels without paying much. In addition, short wedding dresses are & a great idea for a beach or location wedding ceremony since they can permit brides to move basically. These aside, for a practical bride, a knee length wedding dress is a must-have. Not only its hem is high to be frayed, brides can always re-wear their wedding dress at other events.
Due to the abovementioned benefits, Our store online had to include an exclusive & extensive range of short wedding dresses. Our collection ranges from bejeweled, sexy knee-length wedding dresses to modern A-line gowns & all the way to halter short sheaths. Each of our creations can be tailored according to measurements & delivered in your favourite color. They take pride in every bride they dress up would like next bride to experience the same comfort, beauty & stylishness of other clients before you.
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