Tag Archives: Africa

Eki Orleans Autumn/Winter 2012 ‘Nostalgia’ Collection Campaign

Eki Orleans Autumn/Winter 2012 ‘Nostalgia’ Collection Campaign

The Autumn/Winter 2012 ‘Nostalgia’ Collection from Eki Orleans has us captivated, debuting recently at Arise Fashion Week in Lagos, Nigeria and Paris Fashion Week as well. For the collection’s campaign shoot, Eki Orleans enlisted the talents of French photographer, Mario Epanya–who captures the Nostalgia’s flowing silks and elegant draping, as well as its eye-popping color.

The Voice of Cape Verdean Soul: Mayra Andrade

The Voice of Cape Verdean Soul: Mayra Andrade

See why I’m completely enamored by songstress, composer, guitarist and percussionist Mayra Andrade who is on a mission to breathe new life into Cape Verde’s beloved musical genre called morna. Her delivery is intoxicating and her smile leaves you captivated.

Creative Quickie: Hope…

Creative Quickie: Hope…

Hope is a graphite drawing of an African child after a “traditional ceremony” by 18-year-old Amanda Daniela.