Nkwo, Buki Akib, Bunmi Koko, Joansu and Mo-saoïque towards the evening's raffle, raised funds for the African-based female empowerment organisations, Kinabuti and the Flaviana Matata Foundation (founded by Tanzanian model Flaviana Matana who is featured in the book). Read about the launch...

The preview of the Lanvin hearts H&M collection yesterday was all we had hoped for - and more. Lanvin Creative Director Alber Elbaz has created a capsule party-wear collection of chic tuxedos, heavenly dresses, silk trenches, rocking faux-fur coats and uber-glamorous accessories that...

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Below are Hi-Res Previews of Lanvin So the Lanvin for H&M previews have begun, and I'm continuing to worry that what I want will not show. It's this Amalia bag (preferably tote) I blogged about in 2009 , pictured to the right. (This is Lanvin Paris, the full-priced line, for those who don't...

I've listed a few of the latest knitted pieces here from the Victoria's Secret Fall Preview 2010 catalog. Fall preview Lambswool cable knit corset top - $68 at Victoria's Secret Acrylic and nylon knotted tunic cover up - on clearance for $49.99. This one isn't a part of the fall preview,...

Here, we preview their Spring 2011 offering for men. "For SS 2011 Men collection, IL SISTEMA DEGLI OGGETTI takes its Icons, and propose them in new, especially technical and sophisticated fabrics." The garment above is a serious standout. More looks as we receive them. More preview looks at...

I've never heard of Swedish menswear label Nikolaj d'Etoiles before but I stumbled across their new preview of the new upcoming 2011 Spring collection and I immediately was impressed. I may have been initially impressed for the wrong reasons if I'm honest. At first I wanted to put this because...

Buki Akib is a Nigerian born knitwear designer, who graduated from Central Saint Martins and has long held a fascination for Afrobeat musician Fela Kuti and his twenty seven wives (he married and divorced them quite rapidly as an assertion of his Yorouba identity in face of a rapidly...

O is off to a fabulous start, wearing a navy and gold ensemble to host a preview of the White House holiday decorations for military families earlier today. The more formal attire didn't stop the first lady from getting in on the fun, as Mrs. O helped to decorate cookies and make holiday...

Oheme Ohene and Buki Akib are two other labels which make use of their respective Ghanaian and Nigerian roots in their work but are both based in London. Then there are the New York-based designers such as Telfar, William Okpo and LaQuan Smith, who pointedly don't incorporate African...

 

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