313Eko Shoes Really Worth N15,000?

Come to think of it, in this so called recession that is currently still going on in Nigeria, with some people affected and some others still flying to Gambia on an Emirate first class ticket, would you spend N14,500 roughly $50 give or take on a “High End” scandal (keep in mind Naija High end) from 313Eko? Continue reading

Winners From The Fashion Awards 2016

The 2016 Fashion Awards, was held in London at the Royal Albert Hall on Monday 5th December.

This event celebrated the British fashion industry, the biggest names in the fashion industry making an appearance, rounding off the year in the most stylish way.
Holding over 4,000 guests, with names like Naomi Campbell, Gigi Hadid, Kate Moss, Jourdan Dunn, Joan Smalls, David Beckham and Julien McDonald (who was in Lagos recently for the GTBank Fashion Weekend) – all gathered round in celebration of the re-branded British Fashion Awards. Continue reading

MakeUp Trends Who needs Christmas Decorations Makeup?


Meghan Rusk, better known as @phunky_town to her 14,600 followers onInstagram, has been posting festive, fun, superchic eye-makeup looks with funny names like Christmas Bacon and Burt Gingerbread Man.

“I love creating liner looks, and the holiday season is my favorite time of the year,” she told Allure. “Decorating my house the way I dream of is not economically feasible at this point in my life, so I decided I could combine my love of the holidays into my work to make up for it.”

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Fashion Alert! Russell Solomon presents it’s Fall’17 Skin Collection


This is just bad sewing!  Russell Solomon is a new urban Nigerian menswear cult brand that mixes street, urban and formal wear sensibilities to come up with its own interpretation of a contemporary menswear staples. It’s a cool brand made for cool kids by menswear stylist turned designer – Gabriel Solomon.  Take a look below…

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‘The model with attitude’ Ashley Graham Lands Her First Vogue Cover in the January Issue of British Vogue


Tagged on the magazine as ‘The model with attitude,’ plus-size model Ashley Graham has been unveiled as the star of British Vogue‘s January cover – marking a significant departure from many of her model predecessors like Cara Delevingne, Gigi Hadid and the ubiquitous Kate Moss. Continue reading

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nails Why It’s OK To Care About Fashion And Beauty After The Election

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the beloved author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists and the new No. 7 brand ambassador (you might also remember her speech on feminism sampled in Beyonce’s “***Flawless”) just gave us all license to march forward, liquid eyeliners blazing, in an interview with Racked.  Continue reading

See images from this year French male farmer’s calendar

These photographs by Fred Goudon for The French Farmers Calendar is a celebration of the farming profession.

Goudon said the farmers were happy to “play the game of posing in a sexy way” and did so as a way of promoting the “work and dedication with which the farmers are involved relentlessly in their hard jo” He said the project received the enthusiastic support of farmers all over France. Continue reading

Rihanna, Beyoncé, Ariana Grande and More Win at the 2016 AMAs

Rihanna Beyonce Ariana Grande 2016 American Music Awards AMAs

The winners of the 44th Annual American Music Awards were revealed last night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Rihanna wins big this year by taking home the Favorite Female Artist and Favorite Album awards for the Soul/R&B category, while Beyoncé is crowned winner for Tour of the Year with her hugely successful Formation world tour. Other winners include Ariana Grande, who was awarded Artist of the Year; Selena Gomez, who won Favorite Female Pop/Rock Artist, and Drake, who received the honor of Favorite Aritst, Favorite Song and Favorite Album for the Rap/Hip-Hop category. Continue reading

Kendall and Kylie Are Now Launching Eyewear — Take a Look

Kendall + Kylie Eyewear

Get a glimpse at the world through Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s eyes — or eyewear, at least. The sisters are building their own individual empires while growing their eponymous brand together, and up next for Kendall + Kylie is a new line of sunglasses for spring. Their past clothing collections were produced as collaborations with retailers like Topshop and PacSun, but such is not the case here. “This is all us. It’s enjoyable to be able to fully create,” Kendall told WWD. Continue reading

Nike Launches Women’s Only Pop-Up Store at Nordstrom Chicago

Nike Nordstrom Womens Only Pop Up Store Chicago

Nike  has recently teamed up with Nordstrom to launch a new pop-up store at the retailer’s Chicago location. In addition to a selection of women’s sportswear pieces and its “Beautiful x Powerful” collection, Swoosh’s temporary shop also carries a limited-edition Air Max 90 featuring laser-etched graphics. Only 50 pairs of the exclusive shoe will become available at the pop-up beginning November 19. Continue reading

Here’s the Official Store List for the adidas Originals YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 “RED,” “GREEN” and “COPPER”

adidas Originals YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 Official Store List

After receiving a closer look at the highly-anticipated model, adidas Originals has now revealed the official store list for Kanye West’s brand new YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 silhouette. There will be a total of three new iterations included in the drop, spanning “RED,” “GREEN,” and “COPPER” color schemes. All pairs possess a tonal black Primeknit upper, the signature ‘SPLY-350’ stripe as well as The Three Stripes’ groundbreaking BOOST technology. Continue reading

2 Chainz Releases New Dabbin’ Santa Collection In Time for The Holidays

2 Chainz 2016 Dabbin' Santa Jumpers In Black Red Green White

2 Chainz’s Dabbin’ Santa range has returned, this time with some new additions for the holiday season. The original Dabbin’ Santa is back, while those who want to upgrade their Santa Dances can choose the “Hit Em” Santa, “Sauce” Santa or the “Ju Ju” Santa, based off the “TZ Anthem (Juju on That Beat)”. There’s also long-sleeve tees, joggers and baseball caps. Continue reading

Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week makes it to Vogue & About The Curvy Life gets Featured on CNN Style


The Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week event which happened from the 26th – 29th of October 2016, was featured on the Vogue Italia website; putting a number of designers in the spotlight like Onalaja, DNA by Iconic Invanity as “the younger set”, 4 year old brand Style Temple, other popular Nigerian brands like Maki Oh, Lisa Folawiyo & Bridget Awosika and international brands like Naked Ape, David Tlale, Maxhosa (South Africa), Yefikir (Ethiopia), Sophie Zinga(Senegal), Studio 189 (Ghana) and Loza Maleombho (Cote D’Ivoire). Continue reading