August, 2015 Monthly archive

Pre-order Now!

So, the 14th of September is the official release date for ‘Little Black Hair Book’. A book, full of hair stories, secrets and tips & tricks, accompanied with gorgeous pictures.

It will be a limited release, but if you want to guarantee yourself a copy, you can pre-order right here:




AFWL 2015 part II

As the first day, of the 5th edition of the Africa Fashion Week London 2015 has finished, I am getting ready to see some London, and more Fashion and fabulous afro hair on day II.

Africa Fashion Week London

For visitors of ‘traditional Fashion Weeks around the world, you would have to adjust your expectations a bit. Although it is obviously a big production, and a long list of young designers that show their talent on the catwalk, it has a less ‘posh’, VIP-feel to it, compared to what you are probably used to. No goody bags to get you excited, no well-known actresses, or musician’s fighting for their spot on the front row, but is that a reason not to go? No.

There are lot’s of stands with products made of African Printed material, African inspired jewelry, bags and hair care products by Motions are well represented. And there is soul-food!

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Africa Fashion Week London

On august the 7th and 8th, it is time for another edition of the annual AFWL, Europe’s largest catwalk event of African and African-inspired design. As the event get more international every year, with people visiting from all over the world, they have invited me, as a Dutch blogger, to attend, what a honor. I cannot wait to get on that plane Friday!

And, is it me? Or is African fashion hotter then ever?


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Black Hair Day

If you love black hair, like I do, Kwaku Summer Festival is the place to be today!

11742976_878325518905543_4013344552054723377_nSince 1975, the Kwaku Festival is a annual event in Amsterdam celebrating  multi cultural culture at the Nelson Mandelaparc for 4 weekends in a row.

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