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
This elaborately embroidered tunic sends the right message! Headed to a wedding or a festive event? Just make this signature look yours. Casual is the new cool … or so I think :). Pop up the collar to make a statement or fold it; The choice is yours to make. Need I saymore? A male dashiki top with a contemporary twist. Just puurrfect, … Continue reading African Men’s Clothing
It’s that time of the year again and we are thrilled to help you in making a huge impression on your mom. Of course, mothers should be celebrated and acknowledged much more often than “once” in a year ! Let’s get started with our African inspired gifts. Continue reading 10 Best Mothers Day Gifts
The recent cold spell and gloomy, winter like weather just might be the culprits for my interest in seeking out stylish and colorful, Krobo bead bracelets. They are exciting pieces and perfect go to accessories for kicking it up a notch! Check out some of the varieties available at Nopoku. These KisuaG krobo bracelets can be purchased here: Krobo Beads Bracelets Written By : … Continue reading Best Colorful Krobo Bead Bracelets