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Ankara Fashion, an African Story

    I bought this Ankara clutch from two young designers in a bustling shop in Lagos, Nigeria’s Lekki neighborhood. Ankara fabrics are glamorous, beautifully crafted traditional (“trad”) fabrics used … Continue reading

April 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

One to Watch: Nyasha Matonhodze

She’s a 16 year old teen born in Zimbabwe and raised in Britain. She is also one of fashion’s freshest faces and is making headway with good looks, a serious … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · 4 Comments

What We’re Watching: Altuzarra

Joseph Altuzarra is here. As the 2011 winner of fashion’s prestigious CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award, this former design intern of Marc Jacobs and former tailor at Givenchy has got it. … Continue reading

March 3, 2012 · 6 Comments


SCIENTIST TAKES A LOOK AT THE DANGERS OF WEARING HIGH HEELS (New York Times Health) Neil J. Cronin, an Australian postdoctoral researcher with a PhD in Musculoskeletal Research, has written … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

And the Winner for Best Costume at the 2012 Academy Awards is…

  The Artist

February 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Naomi Campbell: Timeless Icon

I remember it so clearly- I was 16 years old. A beautiful copper toned woman was named one of People Magazine’s most beautiful women in the world. Her name was … Continue reading

February 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

NY Fashion Week-Fall 2012… Exquisite in Black

Naeem Khan. Sequined, studded, and supreme. Siriano mermaid gown with sequined embellishment.   Photos courtesy:

February 23, 2012 · Leave a comment