Since e-commerce began threatening stores last decade, retailers have been trying to make their locations operate more like the web. Yet despite splurging on the latest bells and whistles, they’ve mostly failed and fallen further behind their online rivals.
Recent efforts—such as QR codes, which call up merchandise information when scanned with a smartphone, and internet kiosks, where shoppers can browse a retailer’s online store—are either too far ahead of, or behind, shoppers technologically, so they haven’t been embraced, says Brendan Witcher, an expert on retail strategies at Forrester. Continue reading
Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s second ready-to-wear collection is high B chic? I guess, it’s very commercial, wearable and comfortable with a little peek a boo, definitely nothing like the debut line . Its seems like the Kardashian clan are coming for streetwear full throttle .
I was just telling a friend how commercial , very commercial Maki Oh is, well it seems that i may have performed the scared ritual of supporting a designer that is not aware of your foreseeing statements; by putting my foot in my mouth. Continue reading
“In China it’s slightly different from everywhere else, because we’ve had several generations of only children,” said Vogue China editor-in-chief Angelica Cheung explaining why Chinese millennials have such spending power.
Cheung told BoF founder and CEO Imran Amed: “The millennials, I would describe them as the real consumers, the organic consumers. They consume for the sake of consuming. And they just love things, they want to buy… it’s not for any purpose.” Continue reading
I feel like review is not really the word to describe this review, it is not like I have actually seen or felt the clothes with hands belonging to me, so I feel this is going to be a stone left unturned review. . Continue reading
Gucci just dropped its latest range of luggages and oversized bags, the perfect carry-alls for travel? Well you have to decide that on your on. Accompanying its 2017 spring/summer menswear collection, the two bags include the GG Supreme Duffel and tote bag. Both are constructed in the signature GG Supreme canvas, and feature a leather patch with gold-embossed logo and skill motif. The Neo-Vintage collection is available now online and in-stores.
British-Nigerian Couture brand Ferona, what I like to call british based, sells to mostly british but made by a Nigerian. #NoShade
For those that do not know the brand Ferona, its the brand, Nigerian Actress Adesua Etomi was seen recently in, the red gown at the 2016 Headies Awards in December. Continue reading
What are the different types of Agbada styles and designs one could wear and still look very refined and peaceful? Well look no further, I have searched out some of the most refined and peaceful looks i could find. Menswear is evolving, especially in Africa where it moves at snail speed but never the less it is still evolving. And men are to coming to terms with the fact that they had always loved bright colours, I think that men had always been lovers of colours but the society had suppressed it down a little. Continue reading
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The SS17 lookbook is modeled by fashion enthusiast, Oge Agu. The creative director describes the collection as a creation born out of sudden periodic raving states of restlessness and ecstasy. And what do I think? As a collection I think its a print too much…. Well see more below. Continue reading
London Fashion Week Men’s is currently going on, and the arena seems to be very loud in terms of colours, it is almost like colour blocking heaven! The streetstyle shows a much more confident man who likes colours, to think that it was you will be considered a gay man if you wore colourful clothes. Continue reading
Yeah! Fashion Alert is back again! Kendall Jenner was seen in a $3,000 Acne Gold Velocite Met Jacket and $299 Dylan Kain The NYC Stars Clutch, paired up with an affordable $62 House of Sunny Black Soul Hoodie and $50 Ego Tasha Boots. Continue reading
Luxury French label Louis Vuitton has extended its elegant touch and craftsmanship to a series of practical objects that include notepads, pencils and stamps. This lineup is part of the brand’s “The Art of Giving” campaign Continue reading
A$AP Rocky is a shameless fashionista and label whore, but in a good way. He’s even distinguished himself as the prettiest man out there, and for a rapper to say that in this modern times it take some balls. He’s ultra-talented, outspoken, unpredictable and he possesses a firm grasp on what he considers to be stylish. Continue reading
CEO of Tiannah’s place empire, a multi diverse company, Toyin Lawani, shared photos with her son at the 2016 Future awards Africa. What do you think about the fashion looks from them? Continue reading
Earlier this year, the CFDA even released a set of guidelines encouraging designers to be more “inclusive of racial diversity” when casting models for their runway shows. To address this issue, Los Angeles-based model Deddeh Howard has created a beautiful and thought-provoking photo series entitled “Black Mirror,” recreating images of major fashion advertisements featuring It models like Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid and more. Continue reading
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.”
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…