Nigerian model Mayowa Nicholas, 18, is the new face of Calvin Klein underwear
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Nigerian model Mayowa Nicholas, 18, is the new face of Calvin Klein underwear

NIGERIAN MODEL Mayowa Nicholas has been announced as the new face of Calvin Klein underwear. The 18-year-old started modelling in 2014 after winning the Elite Model Lookhas already worked for A-list international designers like Max Mara, Prada, Balmain among others. In 2016 she was the first Nigerian model to grace a Dolce & Gabbana campaign. Announcing … Continue reading

Gucci’s new campaign features only black models and dancers
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Gucci’s new campaign features only black models and dancers

GUCCI HAS taken a “welcome leap forward” with its new campaign, which features all-black models and dancers. The prefall 2017 campaign draws inspiration from several 1960s influences and England’s underground Northern Soul movement to the sixties. Titled “Soul Scene,” the campaign draws influence from photographer Malick Sidibé, known for capturing black-and-white images of the party … Continue reading

Afrobeats star Fuse ODG to debut his NANA (New Africa Nation) fashion line at Caribbean Fashion Week in Jamaica
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Afrobeats star Fuse ODG to debut his NANA (New Africa Nation) fashion line at Caribbean Fashion Week in Jamaica

AWARD-WINNING Afrobeats star Fuse ODG is to launch his New Africa Nation (NANA) Fashion line at Caribbean Fashion Week in Jamaica this June. The London-born, Ghana-raised artist “will be both performing and debuting his fashion line,” Kingsley Cooper, CEO of Pulse model agency and event conceptualiser, said. “We cannot wait to welcome Fuse ODG to … Continue reading

Victoria’s Secret model Leomie Anderson writes letter to younger self: ‘You will have friends the same shade as you winning major make-up contracts’
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Victoria’s Secret model Leomie Anderson writes letter to younger self: ‘You will have friends the same shade as you winning major make-up contracts’

BRITISH MODEL Leomie Anderson has written an open letter to her younger self where she warns her of some of the obstacles she would face, but also of the triumphs she would encounter. “Dear 15-year-old me, I know that right now, your skin tone is not something the beauty industry is interested in catering to,” … Continue reading

Gbemi Okunlola, 22, one of Britain’s youngest bridal designers, unveils second collection
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Gbemi Okunlola, 22, one of Britain’s youngest bridal designers, unveils second collection

GBEMI OKUNLOLA is a jewel in the UK’s crown. The 22-year-old founder of Alo’Nuko is hailed as one of the country’s youngest bridal brand designer. Though she has been designing clothes since her teens, the entrepreneur launched her first collection in 2015, aged 20, and has recently announced the launch of her second. Gbemi’s passion … Continue reading

British supermodel Jourdan Dunn launches debut collection with fashion brand Missguided in London
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British supermodel Jourdan Dunn launches debut collection with fashion brand Missguided in London

BRITISH SUPERMODEL Jourdan Dunn launched her LONDUNN + MISSGUIDED collection at the fashion brand’s store in London yesterday (March 11). The 26-year-old said the inspiration behind her debut collection with the popular fashion house was the perfect blend of casual and glamour. She told MailOnline: “We had the idea of the womenswear collection which is … Continue reading