AFROPUNK

... the other Black experience

Safety Pins's Blog – January 2015 Archive (4)

FASHION: IAMISIGO Spring/Summer 2015 collection, 'Taboo'

Check out the Spring/Summer 2015 COLLECTION lookbook from Nigerian womenswear label, iamISIGO. The collection, titled 'Taboo', was shown last year at GTBank Lagos Fashion & Design Week and now it has been captured by photographer Lakin Ogunbanwo in this stunning lookbook. Of the…

Continue

Added by Safety Pins on January 28, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments

FEATURE: Fashion in retrospect - the 'Vintage Black Glamour' book

From what began as research for a novel about three friends who meet as contestants in all-black beauty pageants in the 1950s, Nichelle Gainer found herself on a never ending exploration of black fashion history - with a focus on "Vintage Black Glamour", the title of her new book. In the book, a collection of images from 1900 to 1980, Gainer…

Continue

Added by Safety Pins on January 23, 2015 at 6:30am — 3 Comments

FASHION: The handmade creations of Manaka

Check out fashion label Manaka. Based in Australia, the owner, maker, and designer, Manaka, creates womenswear and accessories that are not only wearable pieces of art; but - as she puts it - made lovingly by her hands. Explore some of these creations, below.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK…

Continue

Added by Safety Pins on January 9, 2015 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

FASHION: The 'Fabric Merchant', by photographer Jason Bassett

Check out this editorial from photographer Jason Bassett. The shoot was inspired by an interior-design shop that looked like a modern day fabric market shop; and as you'll see, the end result is magic. Explore the images, below.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor

"The inspiration actually came on a whim…

Continue

Added by Safety Pins on January 2, 2015 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

Monthly Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010


Latest Activity

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2018   Created by Matthew.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service


HOME
| MY PAGE | MESSAGE BOARD | BANDS | APX | BLOGS | MEDIA | FESTIVAL | ABOUT | MOVIES | STORE | CONTACT
©2013 AFROPUNK | BRANDED BY 7ONE8