The Proposal by Cartier – How romantic are you?

Even though I am extremely romantic, I am not exactly a fan of Valentine’s Day. I mean, sure, it is great to have a day dedicated to love, however, the romantic in me… Continue reading

African Turban How to: with Nadir Tati and Sharam Diniz

Did you always wanted to get the African Turban right but you don’t know how? Neither did I. But talented Angolan Fashion Designer (mentioned in Forbes Magazine) Nadir Tati and Angolan model Sharam… Continue reading

Saturday mood: Pink Turban

Waking up to blue skies, sunny days and warm temperatures in Angola makes me want to have a bit more fun with colors, shapes, prints and accessories. For today’s family lunch I chose… Continue reading

Photography: Role Play by Steven Meisel

“Over the course of his illustrious career, Steven Meisel has collaborated with major fashion publications, fromVanity Fair to Interview, W Magazine, and Vogue, and Vogue Italia, for whom he has photographed every cover… Continue reading

News: MBFW Amsterdam is about to begin

Now that the holiday season is over, it is time to get the fashion week season started. London Menswear got it started and now it is time to turn our attention to the… Continue reading

When in Africa… Style:Turban

I have been in Angola for 4 weeks now and this experience has exceeded my expectation in more ways than I thought. It has been interesting and liberating to explore other concepts, in… Continue reading


  Hier. Aujourd’hui. Toujours. Merci Charlie Hebdo. Merci Charb. Merci Wolinski. Merci Cabu. Merci Tignous. Merci Honoré.   

Ethnic Inspiration #1: Stella Jean

I am not sure if it is because I am in Africa… I mean, who am I kidding? It is because I am in Africa that I spend a good deal of time… Continue reading

Looking Back on 2014… Gratitude.

2014 was a tough year. It challenged me in more ways than I can write down in this post, and it made me constantly ask this question: How bad do you really want… Continue reading

Starting 2015

Happy New Year! The ideal NYE for me includes a group of friends, a warm house with a fireplace, nice food, some table games and on we go from the last day of… Continue reading