We absolutely loved Justin Polkey's recent work with Solange's vibrant and amazing cover with ELLE South Africa that we had to revisit his recent September editorial for G&W magazine called "Town Chic." The spread juxtaposes high fashion with a back drop of ordinary Xhosa life, resulting is a very beautiful and visually stunning editorial. Look out for more on Justin's work on Africl[...]
Stylist and fashion editor Asanda Sizani had this to say of Solange “She walked in dressed in a tangerine blazer, fuchsia wide-leg pants and bright lips. She was warm, open and friendly. After a meeting with Jackie(editor), she quickly selected the pieces she loved the most. My highlight was Solange picking out and putting on the Loin Cloth & Ashes shorts, Tart top and Pichulik rope bracele[...]
Caribbean models Paula & Symara Templeman are featured in “Awaiting” wearing pieces from Eki Orleans, Jewel by Lisa, Tina Lobondi and more. Photography & creative direction by Agata Preyss, Fashion Stylist: Ihunna Eberendu, Make up Artist: Joy Adenuga, Hair Stylist: Dionne Smith for Factice Magazine #15.
We absolutely adored this glamorous and colorful wedding West African couple Akin and Abi, captured with stunning shots from Izehi Photography. Izehi describes the glowing couple's love story: While a group of students were sitting in the school cafeteria for lunch on campus at Abilene Christian University in Texas, Akin got phone numbers from everyone in the group; supposedly so he could get[...]
The average black woman’s hair – although glorious in its beautiful spirals, kinks, curls, waves, textures, thickness and density – is usually known to only come in one color only: Black. While our hair is fun to play around with in different styles and lengths, in order to truly shake it up, many of us will turn to dying our hair to give it an extra POW factor. For us natural sisters who are fi[...]