Street Style

Sleeveless kitenge/ankara/chitenge/African print crop top, with a handbag, a white tulle skirt & heeled sandals:Street Style

Crop tops: Crop tops are perfect not only for summer but also for winter. When it comes to cold months crop tops can be layered with a turtle neck, shirt or jumper to keep you warm and stylish.

Crop tops go with almost anything from high waisted skirts, trousers, jeans to shorts. Click here, here and here on different ways of styling a crop top.

White ruffle long sleeved shirt with a black zip front midi skirt & black & leopard print heels: Office wear

This monochrome look is Right up our street for an office wear.

Everything about this look screams out elegancy, sophistication and style.

Zip front midi skirts are a perfect way of adding a wow factor to a plain basic skirt.

Zipper front skirts come in different lengths, shapes and designs and are perfect for work or play.

Long floral chiffon ‘iro’ and ‘buba’ with red strappy heels & chandelier earrings: Traditional ‘Oleku’ wrap style

‘Iro’ and ‘buba’ also known as ‘oleku’ has been the go to fashion style for formal and special events such as weddings or birthdays. This traditional fashion wear has now made it mark in the fashion world as it has also been spotted on celebrities like Kelly Rowland and Angela Simmon. 

Sarah looks fabulous in this long floral chiffon ‘iro’ and ‘buba’ which she paired with red barely there strappy heels, and chandelier earrings for a polished look. 

Pink floral sleeveless mini dress with silver metallic peep toe wedges

Floral dresses never go out of style and are perfect all year round. Floral mini dresses can be worn with flat shoes, heels, blazers, biker jackets, long coats, denim jackets or stockings for cold months.

This pink floral sleeveless mini dress can be worn for dinner date, luncheon or a weekend look for a feminine look.

She looks well put together in this pink floral mini dress which features a V-neck and sleeveless. She completed her look with a pair of silver metallic peep toe wedges.

How to wear underwear as outwear/lingerie inspired clothing: White chiffon shirt with black lingerie inspired dress, white ‘Jadore’ clutch and multi coloured South African beaded necklace

Lingerie inspired clothing is bang on trend this season and we have spotted a number of celebrities rocking this trend.

Demi Lovato in traditional Maasai clothing

Demi Lovato shared some amazing photos on her Instagram page dressed in traditional Maasai clothing during her volunteer trip in Kenya working on behalf of the We organization at the Maasai Mara National Reserve.

The singer wore her hair into two tight french braids and accessorised with a colourful beaded headband with matching earrings.

Demi Lovato wore a Maasai vibrant attire over her khaki volunteer clothing with several colorful Maasai beaded necklaces.

South African - Zulu traditional dressing for women and men: Zulu hat, necklace, white tank top, beaded skirt, beaded necklace & converse: Men’s colourful dress over jeans & trainers

South African just like any other African country have different tribes with different lifestyle, clothing and culture.

Zulus are known for their bright and colourful dressing & beadings. 

South African women’s traditional clothes are normally characterized with ochre-coloured blankets, shawls, bracelets, beads, hats,  skirt with a beaded apron, beaded bodice, jewelry on the neck, arm & legs, 

Black Lace Peep-toe Ankle Boots, leather pants, slogan t-shirt & navy blue blazer

Black Lace Peep-toe Ankle Boots: Make these statement lace peep toe ankle boots an essential part of your off-duty line-up. These booties are guaranteed to upgrade your everyday look and to add luxe appeal to shorts, jumpsuits, tights, jeans, skirts, playsuits and dresses.

Tips on how to wear peep toe ankle boots

Kitenge/ankara/chitenge/African print midi length skirt with matching head scarf, bow tie, handbag, white shirt and orange peep toe wedges

Kitenge fashion is gaining popularity day by day.

This trend has been around for sometimes but lately we have seen a few people from different background, culture and race rocking it.

Kitenge/ankara/chitenge/African print fabric can be made into skirts, tops, shorts, jumpsuits, tops and accessories.

The fabric is so versatile that can be mixed with other fabric such as lace, cotton, velvet, denim, sequin, polyester, satin, chiffon etc.