Pair this stunning ankara kimono with pants for a contemporary look. An over-sized tote featuring faux leather and geometric prints is the perfect accessory to complete your look ! 3.This chunky, exotic , krobo bead statement necklace exudes excitement and elegance. Incorporate it into your look for a novel twist ! 4. With its’ rich colors and patterns, this striking maxi skirt can be … Continue reading African Inspired Fall Staples
Handbags are multi-functional pieces. Not only do they keep items organized but they also add an electrifying appeal to your total look (thanks in no part to the different shades and prints available!). Fashionistas and style conscious women are incorporating these pieces into their look and creating amazing style statements in the process. Check out some of our extraordinarily classy and elegant pieces below: This … Continue reading African Inspired Hand Bag Collection
You don’t need a million dollar budget , you don’t need to be a style guru and you don’t need to be a resident of the fashion capitals in the world, in order to look fabulous. Incorporating accessories into your look can give you that extra punch and sass ! Check out the photo gallery below for exciting and creative ideas. Written by Sherita Continue reading Top 5 African Accessories that Transform an Outfit Instantly
For some of us, Genevieve’s prowess in acting can be likened to Leornardi’s prowess in painting – moving, enigmatic and captivating ! Continue reading Genevieve Nnaji – Fashion and Style
It’s Summer and much as I love the warmth and exciting possibilities that it comes along with, sweaty tresses aren’t welcome in my books. What is a girl to do under such circumstances ? ” light bulb moment …. draw some inspiration from Mama Africa!” In the motherland, most women have mastered the art of wearing hair scarves since they serve many purposes ! The … Continue reading 6 Ankara Head Wrap Styles
Most of the time, some of us experience the “herd syndrome” . So focused are we on following specific trends that they end up becoming our holy grail. As such, we put in a great amount of energy trying to imitate these looks regardless of whether they fit our body type. We don’t even pause to find out if the type of clothing chosen works … Continue reading Unleashing The Authentic You Through Fashion !
Summer is here and we are ecstatic ! Look through our carefully curated, blue themed fashion pieces for a fresh take on Summer fashion . And there you have it ! Happy styling :). Visit Nopoku for contemporary African inspired clothing . By Sherita Continue reading Latest African Fashion – It’s a Blue Affair !
Expressing your appreciation to the man who raised you and contributed to who you are today, should not be a Machiavellian feat. Granted, most men are simple beings. Their simplistic nature can also make it challenging to find a gift that is simultaneously thoughtful and useful. Bearing this fact in mind, we have decided to offer some support during this “trying” moment of your life … Continue reading Enthralling Fathers Day Gift Ideas
For sometime now, I have observed that each time I come across African inspired apparel, my mind starts pondering. It ponders about the decisions that traditional African women took into account when having their clothing made in the not too distant past. In the past, Traditional West-African Queen mothers often wore exquisitely hand-woven cloth. These cloths were skillfully tied in a fashionable and secure manner. … Continue reading The Evolution of African Fashion – Midi Skirts
African fashion keeps evolving; a fact that makes the industry exciting, refreshing and exhilarating. As far as prints go, we have taken it upon ourselves to keep up with the “times” ! Some of the trends that have captured our attention are highlighted below: An alluring, off-the-shoulder, hi-lo top seems to be trending . Classy and comfortable with an exciting twist! Coat … Continue reading African Trends and Styles Making Waves