Female Body Types

As women, we are conscious of what we eat and in what proportions, how much exercise we get and improving our appearance which all come naturally to us. However, knowing your body shape and type is basic in achieving better appearance. The human body according to its anatomy is generally categorised into three body structures:…

Victorian Era Fashion

Clothing in the Victorian era epitomized your personality, profession and how wealthy you were. The Victorian era was the period of Queen Alexandrina Victoria’s rule in Britain, which spanned from 1837s to 1901.

Islamic Fashion

Islam is the second largest religion in the world, with followers across the seven continents of the world. Islam is believed to have over one billion followers. Islam promotes modesty in dressing and The Muslim Ummah affirm their identity through their mode of dressing. Women adorn themselves with Burqa, Kaftan, Hijab, burkinis, Abaya, or Jellabiya.

Going Natural As An African Fashionista

The African hair is a beauty to behold. It is luscious, resilient, fluffy, bouncy, springy and defies gravity. The texture of the African hair varies from kinky, curly, to wavy which are generally grouped under 3a, 3b, 3c, 4a, 4b and 4c hair types. Going natural means wearing your hair in its natural state without…

Tips For Starting A Fashion Business

Starting up a fashion line is no picnic at all, there is a lot to be put into consideration before embarking on this journey. But not to worry, major fashion brands dominating the fashion industry all started as smaller brands before becoming what they are today and so below are my tips for budding fashion…

The Plus Size Controversy

 ‘Plus size’ is a term most women do not want to be associated with. Plus size in the fashion industry starts from size 10 (US size 6) and upwards. The term ‘plus size’ has been used by media and the fashion industry to tell women who fall within this dress sizes they are not the…