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March 11,2018

Makeup for Dark Skin by Ronke Raji

The advent (yes, advent) of makeup made for the black woman’s skin is very recent. Finding foundations et al suited for dark skin has remained a

March 10,2018

Indego Africa’s Handwoven Baskets

Hardly anyone makes you want to buy a woven basket like Indego Africa does. The baskets are handwoven and feature soft and subtle colors and designs.

March 8,2018

Empowering Women with Lemlem

No way, no how will stripes ever go out of fashion for Lemlem! The Ethiopian brand was founded by ever-smiling supermodel, Liya Kebede. Any brand which

March 6,2018

Color and lines with Arnold Butler

Atlanta-based artist, Arnold Butler, taught himself how to create art. He says “I don’t paint pictures, I paint my prayers for the Universe to see and

March 4,2018

Cultural identity by Ojo Agi

We don't know whether to first call Ojo Agi an artist or a writer. Her website features a number of essays as well as portrait illustrations

March 1,2018

Satire and totes with Michael Soi

Kenyan artist, Michael Soi, is well recognized for his satirical art. His work is very distinctive and reminiscent of cartoons you see in papers or in

February 27,2018

Traditional and contemporary art with Annertey

Annertey describes himself as a 'Big Experimental Being', and you actually see this through his work, whether it's his illustrations, graphic art, or photography. The Ghanaian

February 24,2018

Chilled and Relaxed with SimplyCyn

Today, we can't resist the fashion and style of this Cameroonian-born, New York native, Cynthia a.k.a. SimplyCyn. We've been following her blog for so long now

February 21,2018

Shirts by Tzar

Tzar is a Nigerian male fashion brand with a pretty interesting spin on a shirt. In an industry where some of the biggest fashion innovations for male

February 18,2018

Alien Edits by Loza Maléombho

Loza Maléombho caught a lot of attention when she released her uniquely styled shoes, and then her uniquely styled collections. The Ivorian designer expanded her horizon though with some