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AFRICANS CELEBRATE FASHION

It is without a doubt that Africans are proudly living up to their creativity through all forms of art, with fashion recently taking the...

LAGOS BY NIGHT

Pheeewww, it has been a while since I got fashioned up on pen and paper to the Fashionista page lovers! My apologies, your girl...

Girl at the market

At the end of every month, Lagos fashion lovers are treated to an array of vendors with exciting goods, from candy to accessories, shoes,...

My latest fetishes

As they say, trends come and go! Every season, a girl finds something that catches her interest and keeps her eye-balls rolling. Like most...

FASHION REVAMPED

Last year we were all disappointed with the fashion-less fashion show that Miss Botswana shamelessly insulted the industry with. That gone and done with, even...

TRENDS AMPLIFIED!!!!!

You love it or loath it, Big Brother Africa (BBA) reality show is back on our TV screens. For the next three months, twelve African...

Little Fashionistas

Nothing excites me more than hot-looking females all around me. And one thing for sure is that my beloved country is buzzing with beautiful women. Big,...

Watchout for Botocy!

The new kid on the fashion block has been unveiled. An Honors Fashion Design graduate from Linea Academy in Durban, Botho Chalebgwa showcased her...

BEHIND THE SCENES

Organising and working on the Gaborone Fashion Nite has been one of the most fulfilling projects I’ve thus far been involved with. Not only...

JAZZ PARTIES!

Yay! I was rocking it up in Cape Town this past week. Of course, I wasn’t going to miss the 12th Cape Town International...

FASHION WEEK HYPE

Yippeeee! The Fashionista is back on her favourite page, and excited to give you a sneak preview of the latest male trends I picked...

THE SOCIAL BEAST!

Letter from Nigeria The social animal in me has unleashed and is taking heed of the environment I am in. The vibe in Lagos has no...

THE HEARTBEAT OF AFRICA

I am back in Lagos from a far more laidback capital city of Nigeria, Abuja. There is never a dull moment during the busy...

Dining and golfing in Nigeria

Letter from Abuja..... I landed in Lagos, Nigeria on Tuesday February 1 and I immediately got invited to the 18th Annual Abuja Oilfield Charity Classic...

The working girl goes to play

The beauty of being a woman is not only that one can multi-task effortlessly, but that she can look like a powerhouse one minute...

KOKETSO ROCKS!!!

She uses bold accessories, plays with bright colours, interesting and flawy fabric that sashes lightly on skin. And with every step it makes femininity...

Tirelo groomed!

Born January 24, 1989 in Gaborone, Tirelo Ramasedi, like any other little girl dreamt of being a beauty queen at sometime in her...

WEDDING BELLS!

The season to be jolly, the season to be merry- so we call it. And one common factor is that it has also proven...

ROCKING THE BOAT

Wow, wow, wow! Just where exactly does a girl begin to share the craziness, sexiness, and hotness of cruising on a boat from Durban...

FUNK IT UP!

Quite a few of our men are very conservative and refuse to experiment with various pieces they could put together and look different. When...

EVE on style

Remember the Ruff Ryder days? The Eve sitcom, the blond hairs that influenced a lot of young girls into bleaching their hairs? Award winning...

Gabs was on fire!

Last weekend was by far the best Gabs has experienced in the longest of times. Credit goes to Orange and Olivier Prentout of WeSSide...

MY FAVOURITES

My word, instead of showing pictures from all the events I went to, this time around I opted to share with you my favourite...

FESTIVITIES

Year end can only mean one thing- hectic days and nights, festivities galore! This is when weekends are considered to start on a Thursday...

WHAT A WEEKEND!

Action, glamour, lights and more action!! Now and then it feels great to be swallowed by the world of glitz and glamour- go out,...

FASHION FROM THE NORTH

Emails, text messages and even phone calls had been nudging at my conscience on when I would ever feature the Northern part of Botswana...

THE COOL CROWD!

It is back with a bang! And I am so ready to party it up with the Miller cool crowd. Miller Rock the Boat...

MY NAIJA PEOPLE!!

Without a shame, I love Nigerians! I am yet to meet people that party it up like my Naija brodas and sisters. The energy...

EMMA MAKES A MARK!!

The strong, determined and confident Miss Botswana 2010, Emma Wareus is making her presence felt all the way up in Sanya, China where she...

I LOVE GIRLS

IT’S not often that we as women show each other love and appreciate another’s beauty. When one of our own walks in looking hot, instead...

ARTISTIC STYLE

On stage or off stage, we just love our performers! In most instances they carry skewed and daring sense of dress that they are...

GRATITUDE

‘Whatever you perceive your God to be, remember He has given you that Car (Your Life) to take care of and be the sole...

RINGO NITE

Wow! Wow! I am yet to see Botswana Craft as packed as it was on Friday 17th September, for Ringo Madlingozi’s sold out show....

MY BIRTHDAY!!!!

This year 9/11, which is my birthday, was on a Saturday- and I made a choice of celebrating it away from home. For some...

SPRING TIME

My favourite season of the year is spring, and not only because it starts in September, which also happens to be my birth month, but...

THAT DRESS!

Growing up as a tomboy, there was one point in my life when I did not own a single dress, other than a school...

MUSIC & SEXY CABARET

The past weekend comes into mind as one of the few weekends that I spent right here at home with no regrets. My blissful...

YOUNG DESIGNERS SPEAK OUT

While in Durban for the Vodacom Durban July, aka Africa’s grandest horserace, I could not help but make it my plan to...

WEEKEND OF JAZZ

I love invites to good parties! So when I got an invite to attend Women of Jazz’s Charity dinner for Childline on Thursday, August...

BLOOMING DAY

Over 50 000 people rolled up in their costumes to this year’s Vodacom Durban July, on Saturday 31st. Never to be left behind, fashionistas have...