Category archives: Fashion/ Beauty

Zohra Opoku, Sassa, Gallery 1957 hits Accra from 25 May - 1 August 2016

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Gallery 1957 is pleased to present a solo exhibition from the artist Zohra Opoku. Titled Sassa, the exhibition explores the role of textile culture in the materialisation of concepts beyond the individual’s corporeal reality. Based in Accra, and of German and Ghanaian descent, Opoku’s versatile work expands across installation, performance and lens-based med[...]

8 Characteristics of a Successful Fashion Entrepreneur!

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Starting, running and growing a business is a lot of hard work. Along with long hours, sacrifice, and a ton of stress, each day brings new obstacles to overcome. Simply put, entrepreneurship isn’t for everyone. So, the question is, “Are you cut out to be a fashion entrepreneur?” Although there isn’t a secret formula for success, there are common traits[...]

How to stay comfortable in heels- Auntie Oboshie's guide

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As much as we love our heels, we hate how they leave us blistered, limping and sore by bedtime. High heels aren’t always comfortable yet it’s hard to ditch them completely. Nothing beats a gorgeous pair of heels when it comes to looking stylish. Heels make your legs look longer, your calves look amazing and they add an elegant touch to your whole outfit. [...]

VivaGhana interviews Afua Asantewaa Ofosu

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Tell us  about yourself . Am Afua Asantewaa Ofosu, 25 years-old,the last of 3 siblings and a final year student of Ghana Institute of Journalism pursuing a degree program broadcast in journalism. -I stand almost 6 inch tall and  dark in complexion. • You emerged 1st runner up of the 2014 Edition of Miss Tourism. How was the journey like for you? Any unfor[...]

5 Ways to Make 2016 Your Most Stylish Year Yet!

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Hey style lovers, welcome to 2016! Although 2015 was an amazing year forAwed by Monica in so many ways, there are so many things I know I could have done to elevate myself & my brand to the next level. Ans that is why I am terming 2016 as the year of elevation. Let’s take it up a notch this year in our fashion, makeup, hair and life in general. We are[...]

15 Mistakes Guys Are Making With Their Suits

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One of the most stylish fashion statements a guy can make is a suit. Sure, we love the scruffy flannel-and-jeans look. But when it's time to look sharp, smart and put-together, there is nothing like a suit. When it's done right, that is. Too many men are failing to wear their suits to perfection (or anywhere in the neighborhood of perfection). The pants a[...]

The Batakari Style Inspiration : Rock that Batakari

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The Government has declared the first Friday of every month an official  Batakari Friday. Batakari is the traditional attire of the people of the north. This initiative according to sources is to boost the patronage of made-in-Ghana goods, promote the attire internationally and finally to widen its reach. The smock is made of handloomed strips of K[...]

Girls Girls;10 things guys think about your haircut

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1. Oh, god. Play it cool. She got a haircut? Does that qualify as a haircut?I don't notice a difference at all... what do I do? I'm just going to smile and nod and if she asks me specific questions about it I'll just pretend to pass out and I'll just stay really, really still. It works for animal attacks, it should work for this. 2. Is it shorter? It might [...]

FIRST MEN'S FASHION & ACCESSORIES WEEK TO BE HOSTED IN ACCRA.

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We invite you to join us for the 2016 Accra Men's Fashion and accessories Week (AMFW).                                                                                                               Ghana becomes the second after South Africa to launch a Men’s fashion week in Africa aimed at supporting the developments in the menswear and accessories segment. [...]