2016 was a great year in the fashion industry;
Africa biggest fashion show (Lagos fashion week) which took place on October 2016 had their first plus size runway show About That Curvy Life Collective by Latasha Ngwube. designers like Aisha Abubakar who show cased her black and white stain base collection,MaBello clothie,Assian,Makioba- Rays of the moon Collection and others also showed they collection.
#ABOUTTHATCURVYLIFE Collective Makes Fashion History At Heineken Lagos Fashion and also the ATCL Collective was featured on CNN Style in a recent article “Curves steal the spotlight during LFDW”, click here to read all about it.
Graham’s February cover marked the first time a plus-size model headlined the hotest swimsuit issue, leading the way for her wonderful year
Ugo Mozie continues to reshape the fashion ‘styling’ landscape. Ugo has styled local and international celebrities like Justin Bibber,Wizkid,Chris Brown and many more.
Kendall Jenner got her first Angel wing during the 2016 Victoria Secret run way show. This was her second time walking the runway.
Mai Atafo made one of the most beautiful wedding dresses to walk the Lagos fashion show. The grown also featured in the biggest Nolly wood movie of 2016 The Wedding Party.
Puma ”Creepers” by Rihanna won the 2016 shoe of the year at the Footwear News 30th annual Achievement Awards which took place on the 29 Nov 2016 in New York city. Rihanna got the name Queen of shoes.
Laolu Senbanjo is famous for African tribal body art.” His art work includes features on shoe design and cloth. The artist did the body work for Beyonce’s album Lemonade. He fuses Art, Music and Fashion in to intrinsic and genius wholesomeness.
Kylie Jenner opened a Cosmetic pop up store in Calabasas, California on the 9th of December 2016, the store was stocked with everything Kylie Cosmetics has ever sold (lip products, eyeshadow palettes, liners, you name it) as well as other merchandise like underwear and sweatshirts.
The highlight of the evening was the dedication of an entire wall to the make up item that put Kylie cosmetics on the map – her Lip Kits.
Jidenna change the music scene by introducing his own cool style ”The Classic Man” letting other young artist know that you do not have to dress like others to be a good musician you just have to dress how you like and how your feel.
Model Jasmine Tookes wore the 2016 Fantasy Bra on the Victoria Secret runway. The bra is said to be worth over three million dollars.
GTB fashion weekend is said to become the biggest fashion show in Africa. The debut event in Lagos was filled with the glamorous fashion lot of Lagos.
Designers refuse to dress Melina Trump because of her husband’s campaign’s rasicst comment during the USA election.
Deddeh Howard is a 27-year-old model who recreated major campaign picture with her boyfriend photographer Raffel Dickreuter as “a call for more diversity” in the industry, in a series called Black Mirror.
Kim and Kanye wow the world as they look fabulous on the 2016 GALA red carpet
Model Jeremy Meeks that broke the internet after his mug shot was release on police Facebook page,he got release from prison this year and had landing so many major modeling job.
Vogue name Wizkid as the most fashion and stylish celebrity in Africa .
Rihanna out fit to the 2016 Met Gala almost broke the internet.
The biggest fashion show in the world New York fashion week.was all glamours as many celebrity
walked the runway.
Celebrity’s stun the 2016 red carpet from the Golden Globe,AMA,Africa Magic Award,Soundcity MVP,Future Award,MAMA MTVBASE AWARD,ELLOY AWARD,HEADIES,VMA MTV,CMA,OSCARS and many more