Zara and Asos we are coming for your business? Nigerians are catching up with the rest of the fashion world and Motapwa is one of them. Motapwa is a Nigerian start-up clothing and accessories retailer founded in 2016 and based in Abuja, Nigeria. It’s main aim is to revolutionise the clothing and fashion retail business in Nigeria and the whole of Africa through a strategy of frequently updating clothing design and maintaining a low price relative to other design retailers, in order to effectively cater to the mass market and to establish the brand as the number one high-street fashion brand in Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa and Africa at large. Continue reading
Beyonce was like a walking ad post of different designer labels at last night’s MTV Video Music Awards, taking home eight awards, including Video of the Year, Best Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Choreography, Breakthrough Long Form Video, and many more! Of course she accepted her accolades in a series of designer looks, that could build half an estate in Nigeria for the middle class.
Alexander Wang who to me is like the unofficial fashion brother to Vera Wang. And he has just released his Fall 2016 menswear collection worthy of some transgender appreciation. He takes unisex dressing head-on, although some of the looks are too american relaxed for me liking, I would have loved to see more sophisticated looks thou. Continue reading