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FASHION MAGAZINE

  • FAB Asks: Could the European Union be on the brink of collapse?
    Nobel Committee on Friday, 12th of October, 2012 awarded the world renowned help system, European Union with the 2012 Nobel peace Prize for its grand and undeniable efforts in helping to promote peace, democracy and human rights over the last six dec…
    - 17 Oct 12, 7:59am -
  • FAB Entertainment: D’banj wins Best African Act at the 2012 MTV EMA
    The anticipated “2012 MTV EMA” marked a historic turn of events for the Nigerian music as contemporary music star, D’banj on the 16th of October, 2012 was declared Best African Act in all of Sub-Saharan Africa region, having received the most v…
    - 17 Oct 12, 3:55am -
  • FAB Fashion: Exclusive Interview with GUBA Nominee House of Adjeiwaah
    In the run up to the GUBA Awards scheduled for Saturday 10 November 2012 at the Park Plaza Hotel, as media partners for the event, we will bring you exclusive interviews with designers nominated in the in the Best African Fusion Designer category. We…
    - 16 Oct 12, 11:37pm -
  • FAB Trend: The Head Wrap
    The head wrap has garnered ratings in the books of trending fashionistas! Fabulous scarves are on rampage, believe it or not. Looking for a bold and daring trend? The scarf is all that you need to spice up your wardrobe. Bring your head wrap to life…
    - 16 Oct 12, 11:11pm -
  • FAB Celebs: Naomi Campbell and Tyra Banks
      Women all over the world are proving what it takes to be a success even in areas that would be considered superficial or even unnecessary. Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell have made it big in the modelling industry and they will always be recognised…
    - 16 Oct 12, 9:57pm -

ONE NIGERIAN BOY

  • Ethiopia Skate | A Message to the World

    Ethiopia Skate | A Message to the World

    This is the story of a group of kids in Ethiopia bringing the world of skateboarding to their homeland. With only 7 boards between 25 kids they ask for help from the world community of skaters as they enter a new frontier of skateboarding. Ethiopia S…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Apr 14, 2:44pm -
  • DOPE Spring Summer 2014 Lookbook

    DOPE Spring Summer 2014 Lookbook

      This season focuses on bold graphics, innovative cut and sew pieces and features custom prints and washes. Vibrant tie-dyes and custom screen print patterns pop  amongst monochromic black and white basics. The collection offers a full range of st…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 Apr 14, 1:49pm -
  • Tastemakers of the Future: Agi & Sam join 9 other for New Gen Sponsorship

    Tastemakers of the Future: Agi & Sam join 9 other for New Gen Sponsorship

    The ten brightest names in menswear have just been announced – if you’re not yet familiar with their work take a look. These are the tastemakers of the future; the designers whose work who will start global trends and this June all ten of them wi…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 Apr 14, 9:41am -
  • oki-ni: FOCUS on Hybrid Sneakers

    oki-ni: FOCUS on Hybrid Sneakers

    The migration of sneakers onto the runway is now a well-trodden path, but this season something fascinating has happened to sneakers as they transform into unique hybrids of sports, luxury and fashion footwear.  Set in an iridescent twilight zone…
    - 21 hours ago, 22 Apr 14, 9:17am -
  • Jeremy Koreski – SP 14 “Puerto Rico” Photo Expedition

    Jeremy Koreski – SP 14 “Puerto Rico” Photo Expedition

    For the brands Spring 2014 expedition, environmental/surf photographer Jeremy Koreski set out on a three week trip exploring the daily life within the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Touring throughout much of Old San Juan and numerous towns along the i…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 Apr 14, 8:43am -

GUARDIAN- LIFE MAGAZINE

  • Let it flow: Evening dresses

    Let it flow: Evening dresses

    STYLISH ladies are embracing long, flowing gowns, and donning them to attend upscale events where elegance is a must. For a more casual look (but that still packs a punch in the ‘wow’ stakes) try a maxi dress which you can pair with a nice jacket…
    - 10 Aug 13, 11:00pm -
  • A touch of green

    A touch of green

    POP colours are definitely in. But if you’re searching for that dress that will put you ahead of the pack, ladies, look no further than the alluring shades of green. Once the colour of green-eyed monsters alone, shades of green are now an eye catch…
    - 13 Jul 13, 11:00pm -
  • The Celebrity Fad Diet Series

    The Celebrity Fad Diet Series

    The images of musicians, actors and supermodels that grace the covers of magazines and television screens have become a worldwide obsession. Particularly in the young female demographic. People are increasingly fixated on replicating these images b…
    - 23 Jun 13, 12:00am -
  • Pretty Pleats, Please!

    Pretty Pleats, Please!

    PLEATS can add fullness from the waist or hips, or at the hem, so be careful when picking out a pleated dress or skirt. However, some pleats can have a slimming effect if they run down the center of a top, dress or skirt as they give an hourglass f…
    - 23 Jun 13, 12:00am -
  • ‘I dress the way I want to be addressed’

    ‘I dress the way I want to be addressed’

    CHRISTENED Amanda Uzonitsha, but popularly called Mandy, emerged on the scene in 1992, as a girl on the street, playing pranks on people in the popular Candid Camera segment of Charly Boy Show. Regarded as the ‘Queen of Nigeria Comedy’, the Asaba…
    - 14 Apr 13, 12:00am -

VANGUARD STYLE

  • TOUR: Jemi Ekunkunbor goes nosing, swirling wines in Cape lands
    From the Table Bay Hotel, we took off for Stellenbosch home to many of the wineries. On the outskirt of this town, lies the famous Die Bergkelder- Fleur du Cap founded in 1967.The post TOUR: Jemi Ekunkunbor goes nosing, swirling wines in Cape lands…
    - 27 Sep 13, 7:19pm -
  • WOSA Cape Winelands tour :Table bay hospitality
    Following the successful hosting of the Wines of South Africa (WOSA) Grand Tasting, in Nigeria earlier July, WOSA invited seven Nigeria journalists on a tour of the CapeWinelands, in Cape TownSouth Africa as part of promoting South Africa to the Nig…
    - 25 Sep 13, 6:41pm -
  • Section 29(4)(b) 1999 CFRN: “Any woman who is married shall be deemed to be of full age”
    Pretty Aisha was 14 years old when she was escorted to her husband, Abdullahi close to three decades ago. Before her marriage on that fateful first day in July, her husband, Abdullahi, had told the neighbours he was taking a wife and that his wife wo…
    - 25 Aug 13, 6:32pm -
  • Glamorous looks from Miss Nigeria 2013, As Akudo wins
    This year’s Miss Nigeria beauty pageant held last Saturday at the prestigious Intercontinental hotel Victoria Island Lagos sets the stage for future celebrity styles. .The post Glamorous looks from Miss Nigeria 2013, As Akudo wins appeared first o…
    - 12 Jul 13, 9:04pm -
  • The African Artist Foundation promoting Art and Photography
    African Artists’ Foundation (AAF) has been an innovative and vital force in the Nigerian arts community over the last seven years. It is a non-profit organization dedicated to the development of contemporary art, providing immense opportunities for…
    - 2 Jul 13, 11:37pm -