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  • Closet Confidential: 5 easy tips to an organized closet

    When you think of the “80-20 rule”, your closet is the last thing that comes to mind! But it is true, the 80-20 rule does apply. Many of us subconsciously wear only 20% of clothes we own, and ignore or forget about the remaining 80%.This is largely because we “fall back” on our tried and true closet pieces that we wear over and over again, and often times, in the exact combination. One of the easiest ways to change this and effortlessly put outfits together is an organized closet and a Read more...

  • FASHION SKETCHING FOR BEGINNERS

    After reading this post, we hope that some of you will feel inspired to pull out your pens and pencils and notebooks today. Fashion sketching isn't nearly as intimidating as I once thought it would be.  1. Create a good croquis. A croquis is the basic drawing of a model pose that you can trace over and over again while sketching your fashion ideas. You can find croquis to use online or in books, or you can create your own. You can create your first croquis by tracing a pose on a vintage Read more...

  • House of TNT presents “The Red Affair Collection” TheStoryBook

    In a World of Easy Love – as the song by Sigala goes, we find another Woman who is sucked into the rush of relationships. The sweetness of words that turn out to be nothings- but all a search for a little romance. Where it’s just the brush of colours on the face and bodies that seem to make these ones stay together. And even though she makes the good decision of cladding herself in all of House of tnt’s Red Affair Collection in our story, she doesn’t, the decision, too, to keep her Read more...

  • Fashion 101: How To Improve Your Style

    The continuous boom and trend in the fashion industry tells us one thing: Everyone wants to look good and people invest a lot in doing so. This is also simply because people would rather listen to and give their money to a man in a good looking suit believing that their money will be safe than a guy in bad looking jeans or just casual clothes because let’s face it, appearance matters! Yes, you might have heard this a thousand times, but this gospel is ever true and needs to be preached all Read more...

  • AFRICAN FASHION WEEK LONDON 2015 CATWALK HIGHLIGHTS

    DAY 2 DESIGNERS AIMEEKU AIMEEKU is a newly established African inspired clothing brand based in Taiwan, a new tribe of fashion designed with lots of wax prints, colourful tweed, coloured denim, picturesque patterns and more.  S/S 2016 collection "Blossom" was presented at the catwalk show.      ALISHA Founded in 2014 by Lydie Djamba and Helen Akenda Ciza, the ALISHA brand is for young and dynamic women. The clothes are very colourful, sportive and ethnic. Lydie and Helen are cousins. Read more...

  • AFRICAN FASHION COMES TO LONDON: DAY 2 HERE WE GO!!

    AFRICAN FASHION COMES TO LONDON -  BBC NEWS DAY 2 HERE WE GO!! After a fabulous Official Opening of AFWL 2015 yesterday with exquisite designs from our Designers from around the World  and Models strutting our Runway. We simply can't wait for you to discover the amazing Creatives we have showcasing today at the Olympia and Yes!! We are set and ready for you all.  From Designers, Exhibitors, Models, Brand Ambassadors, Face of AFWL, #TEAMAFWL  are all here and We are ready to Read more...

  • ONE MORE DAY TO AFRICA FASHION WEEK LONDON

    ONE MORE DAY TO EUROPE’S LARGEST CATWALK EVENT CELEBRATING AFRICAN DESIGN, TALENT AND DIVERSE ETHNIC INFLUENCES AT OLYMPIA WEST. Africa Fashion Week is an exciting event which champions new and emerging designers who are inspired by the rich culture of Africa and incorporate this heritage into their contemporary design. Come and discover a unique and fashion-forward showcase. With daily eye-catching runway shows and vibrant exhibitions, this 2-day event brings together fashionistas and Read more...

  • AFRICAN FASHION WEEK LONDON

    COME AND DISCOVER 100 DESIGNERS AFRICAN INSPIRED DESIGNERS ATAFRICA FASHION WEEK LONDON 2015  This summer, London Olympia will be transformed into a stunning showcase of African-inspired design.   Highlighting a unique and fashion-forward catwalk collective; daily eye-catching runway shows and vibrant exhibitions, this 2-day event brings together fashionistas and industry professionals from around the world to Europe’s largest and most important African-inspired fashion event.  Since Read more...