Blunted on Reality

If you’ve been around the web lately, you’d probably be no stranger to Chinedu Achebe. I first read about him on the popular Myne Whitman blog which is well known for bringing budding authors to our notice. This is Chinedu’s first book, and it shows just how much he has to offer already. The book…

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Dapper Dudes from McMeka Couture

I absolutely love the way male fashion has evolved over recent years. A lot of fashion labels are becoming bolder in terms of style, cut and color. The Nigerian labels are no different and it’s truly exciting to see. This new brand, McMeka Couture, is adding its own unique creativity to male fashion. Their main…

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Interview: Orange Culture

Orange Culture only launched in Nigeria in the middle of 2011, but it has since been recognized as an exciting, youthful, colorful and fast growing brand. The creative designer, Adebayo Oke-Lawal, is well known in the fashion sector for his work in styling and designing, and he brings his skill and passion into Orange Culture.…

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Mode Chronicles Skins

Mode Chronicles was my first Feature when I started the blog a bit over a year ago. I particularly love her illustrations and watercolor. Her work is always colorful, a bit playful and definitely girly. She has recently produced iPad and iPhone skins transcribed with her limited designs. The skins are lovely, and thatโ€™s the…

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Cool Streets from Cool Beans

I saw these cool tees on One Nigerian Boy and I just had to share. Theyโ€™re made by Cool Beans, a streetwear brand in Lagos. I certainly wouldnโ€™t mind owning a few of these. My favourite is probably the Nerdy Dreams tee. See the tees below: Via One Nigerian Boy

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Youthful Class from J’Reason

J’Reason is a new Nigerian menswear brand by Jide Adedeji. The brand is targeted at stylish young, specifically teenage, men who want to differentiate themselves with classy yet edgy pieces. Their first collection is made up of classic pieces, but in edgy colors โ€“ who knew red blazers, purple and yellow shirts, polka dots and…

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