AFRICA

Stella Jean Fall 2014

Stella Jean Fall 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

DESIGNER: Stella Jean INSPIRATION: Africa, though in her show notes, Jean noted that her styles were also inspired by a “geisha and mannish attitude.” TRENDS: Print mixing and multiple piece layering was key to this line, which [...]

Tags: Africa, fall 2014, geisha, kimono dresses, menswear, Milan Fashion Week, pencil skirts, print mixing, stella jean, Style Scoop
Demi Lovato's Very Special (and Stylish) 21st Spent in Africa

Demi Lovato's Very Special (and Stylish) 21st Spent in Africa

  by Katherine Fotinos

That's right--Africa. Not the expected destination for a 21st birthday celebration, but X-Factor judge Demi Lovato is anything but cliche. The "Heart Attack" singer skipped the Las Vegas Strip August 20th and instead spent her big day [...]

Tags: Africa, birthday celebration, Celeb style, charity work, demi lovato, denim button front, free the children, get the look, wayfarer sunglasses, x-factor
Meet Nyakio: Kenyan Skincare For All

Meet Nyakio: Kenyan Skincare For All

  by Valis Vicenty

Nyakio Grieco first launched her namesake skincare line independently in 2002, drawing inspiration and ingredients from her Kenyan heritage but has became a part of Gurwitch and hasn't been available since 2009...until now! Using [...]

Tags: Africa, anti-aging, coffee scrub, face oils, face scrub, interview, kenya, nyakio, nyakio grieco, on shelves soon, skin
Bead for Life

Bead for Life

  by Lauren Barth

A few weeks ago, my friend watched a segment on the Today Show about Bead for Life. This amazing organization's mission is to eradicate extreme poverty by creating bridges of understanding between impoverished Africans and concerned world [...]

Tags: Africa, Bead for Life, Beadforlife, causes, charity, events, glam, glam media, new york city, poverty, Uganda