Posts tagged ‘Arise Magazine’

September 16, 2011

Lanre Da Silva, Lisa Folawiyo, Fati Asibelua, Temikayo Binitie, Nyasha Zimucha and other Best Dressed Celebrities – #MBFW Finale in NYC

ARISE MAGAZINE’S MADE IN AFRICA: DESIGN COLLECTIVE 4

BEST DRESSED STARS

Nyasha Zimucha

MUST SNAG ITEM – Map of Africa necklace/pendant

People Tree Brass Batik Africa Cluster Short Necklace $40 @ ASOS.COM

Lanre Da Silva-Ajayi

MUST SNAG ITEM – Peep toe pumps

Gucci Sofia Suede & Patent Ankle Boot - $795 - saksfifthavenue.com

Or Bargain…

Moda In Pelle Women's Cocos - $90 (£57) - mylabel.co.uk

Temikayo Binitie

MUST SNAG ITEM – Christian Louboutin Very Prive Pumps

Christian Louboutin Very Prive Patent Pump - $795 - bergdorfgoodman.com

Or Bargain…

Carvela Adore Peep Toe Pump - $93 (£59) - harrods.com

Kendall Amyre and Tracey Ferguson

MUST SNAG ITEM(S) – Animal Prints + Lace Up Wedge

MICHAEL Michael Kors Animal-print faux fur cropped jacket - $175 - net-a-porter.com

Michael Michael Kors Snake Ruffle Skirt - $375 (€274) - my-wardrobe.com

Jeffrey Campbell Rockin Cut Out Wedge Lace Up Booties - $164 - tobi.com

Fati Asibelua

MUST SNAG ITEM – Peep toe slides + skinny bow belt

Steven by Steve Madden 'Wauwi' Slide Black Leather 7 - $150 - nordstrom.com

Stone fixed bow skinny belt - $9.47 (£6) - dorothyperkins.com

Lisa Folawiyo

MUST SNAG ITEM– Siamese Animal Print Booties

Charlotte Olympia Alice Siamese Animal Print Booties - $809 - mytheresa.com

Or Bargain…

Charles By Charles David Tasse - $145 - zappos.com

 Photo Credit: Getty Image North America and Polyvore

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September 15, 2011

The Very Best of Arise Magazine’s Made In Africa: Spring 2012 Designer Collective IV At The Mercedes Benz NY Fashion Week

FASHIONWIDGET PICKS HER SHOWSTOPPERS

OH! WHAT A NIGHT!

Kluk CGDT

KLUK CGDT

Christiaan Gabriel du Toit and Malcolm Kluk

Lanre Da Silva

Lanre Da Silva-Ajayi

Temikayo Binitie and designer Tsemaye Binitie

Pierre-Antoine Vettorello

Pierre-Antoine Vettorello

Jewel by Lisa

Jewel by Lisa

Lisa Folawiyo

Bunmi Koko

Bunmi Koko

Bunmi Koko

Asibelua

Fati Asibelua

Photo Credit: Mark Von Holden/Getty Images North America

**PLEASE CREDIT THE PHOTOGRAPHERS & BLOGGERS WHO WORK SO HARD TO BRING YOU THESE PICS. THANK YOU**

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March 23, 2011

The 5 Winners of AMFW’s NYFW 2011 Competition

These 5 designers/competition winners will represent Africa at the Arise Magazine Fashion Week presentation during the Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week – Spring/Summer 2012 in September and they are:

  • South African designers Malcolm KLûK and Christiaan Gabriel Du Toit who are the creative force behind Kluk-CGDT (and who also won The Designer of the Year award)
  • Nigerian-British designer Bunmi Olaye’s brand Bunmi Koko
  • Nigerian designer Lisa Folawiyo’s brand Jewel by Lisa
  • Nigerian designer Tsemaye Binitie
  • Belgian-Ghanian designer Pierre-Antoine Vetorello

AMLFW

Photo Credit: Arise Magazine

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