Fashion

Photos Of Ghana In The Seventies That Will Make You Want To Time Travel

1. How the ladies used to roll, circa 1970 2. A couple dancing in a living room in Accra, Ghana circa 1970s by James Barnor 3. Nigerian legendary musician Fela in Accra. 4. Couple arguing, 1960 by Marc Riboud 5. Ladies in African print @ Horse racing 1961. Picture by Magnum 6. 28th February 1966: Policemen monitoring a crowd in ...

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In fashion ‘agbada’ is not solely for men

Am sure we all know the Agbada styles used to be a traditional outfit for a typical Yoruba man, but later became an attire loved by all. Agbada is a long, flowing robe with wide sleeves often decorated with embroidery and worn by mostly Yoruba men of the Southwestern Nigeria and the Republic of Benin, West Africa. Yes, this rich ...

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Strictly for the guys: The socks game, get it on!

What do we mean by the term “The Socks Game”?? Well, the Socks game is a new fashion trend that is seemingly picking up massive speed amongst guys in their early twenties to mid-fifties. It basically involves dressing all classy, which is wearing an ankle length straight or pencil trouser, a shirt mostly long sleeves, flying tie mostly of a ...

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Here’s What The Colors Of A Kente Cloth Actually Mean

Kente (“KEN-tay”) is one of the most famous cloths from Africa – Ghana to be exact! One of the most sumptuously colored textiles used for clothing is the Ghanaian kente cloth, made by Asante and Ewe weavers using specially designed looms. Kente was probably introduced from the western Sudan during the 16th century, when heavy, elaborate, labor-intensive versions of this ...

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Miss Africa Fashion & Cultural show lives up to expectation

The fashion and cultural show was also a knockout stage where only 15 finalists were plucked from 41 contestants to take part in the finale of Miss Africa Botswana on November 6, at the Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC). The finalists competed on the state of the art ramp. The models did catwalks and talent displays such as dance, poetry ...

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Miss Ghana 2015

The past two weeks have seen Miss Ghana 2015 audition team tour Ghana searching for beautiful and talented ladies to represent Ghana at Miss World 2015. The search train, which had its first two stops at Takoradi and Tamale, selected four and three ladies respectively from both regions. The journey to select the final batch of ladies to join the ...

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Glitz Style Awards for October

GLITZ Africa, publishers of Glitz Africa Magazine and creators of the Glitz Africa Fashion Week have added another feather to their cap with the announcement of the Glitz Style Awards. The awards which will come off in October is established to celebrate and recognise true inspirational creativity, success and contributions to the fashion and style industry in Ghana annually. The ...

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African Designers Sophie Zigna, Mimi Plange & More to Showcase at ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative Vogue Fashion Night Out!

Another year, another competition to promote the talent in the African fashion industry. In collaboration with Biffi Boutiques, ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative is back with the “Beat of Africa” showcase. This will be set in motion at the Vogue Fashion Night Out on Tuesday 22nd September 2015 in Milan, Italy with 4 African designers. Last year it had designers – ...

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Heels And Muscles Fashion Show Set For September 12

Heels and muscles fashion show is an apt event organized by Recess Modelling Agency to outdoor inventions and designs of intelligent fashion designing tertiary students to the business world of fashion. This event will mark the second of its kind. The first edition happened at the Aviation Social center on the 3rd of October 2014. This year promises to be ...

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The Best Ways To Clean Your Jewelry At Home: From Gold To Pearls

Cleaning your jewelry should be on top on your maintenance list. Since your accessories give your outfit the wow factor it should be kept clean and sparkling at all times.   Gold Gold is one of the precious metals anyone can own but we often forget that they can tarnish because of the alloys used in making the jewelry. A ...

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