On Sunday August 3rd, I attended The Naturalista Hair Show Mysterious Afro Love Affair Fashion Show 2014.
Today, I present to you Nikki Billie Jean (previously Billie Jean Bowties & Designs) “POP!” Summer 2014 collection. The collection is inspired by the 1950s and features ankara print fabrics that POP! and catch the eye. View the campaign photos and video below.
Hi Everyone Happy Sunday! I went to An Ankara Affair: A Showcase of Humanitarian Causes last week Sunday in Maryland Details on Event (Here) All Things Ankara was the media sponsor and the attire for the event was Ankara so it was only right that I had to look somewhat tantalizing (lol!) I already wore […]
My clothing brand Nikki Billie Jean has been featured in the “Colours To Die For” editorial in the May 2014 Issue of Zen Magazine. I am so excited. I honestly did not know I was going to be featured in this month’s issue of Zen Magazine.
Hi Ankaranistas! Over the weekend, Nunu Wako and I met up at a local African fabric store in the D.C. Metropolitan Area, to discuss the significance of the African headwrap. We met up at Per-Fit African Custom, a store in Takoma Park, Maryland. Breath taking Vlisco wall at Per-fit. More deets on Nunu at: nunuwako.com
Hi Everyone! Happy Tuesday! This weekend my cousin graduated from Howard University! HU! Her graduation party was later that night and I decided to wear something with a lot of color and of course something new from my brand, Billie Jean Bowtie Bags Check out my look below:
Hi everyone! I had the opportunity to be a wardrobe stylist for my first publication ever. I worked with Nunu Wako and other amazing fashion creatives in the DMV Area on the cover and 10 page spread of Afroelle Magazine’s April 2014 issue. A few of my accessories are also in the editorial well. Thank […]
Today, I present to you”Back To The Basics” Nikki Billie Jean Collection Campaign (previously Billie Jean Bowties & Designs 2013) . This is my first ever fashion lookbook for my bowtie accessories. I am so grateful for the outcome. The collection takes it “back to the basics” with colorblocking, natural afros and classic attire.
Are You N? On Sunday, July 28th, 2013. I attended the 1st ever Naturalista Hair Show in Silver Spring, MD. Attending the hair show made me proud to be “N” or Natural! Upon seeing Quelly Rues’s “Naturally Me” Tee on Instagram, I thought it would be the perfect shirt to wear the hair show. I am […]
Would you believe me if I told you I had this kente peplum top since 2006? The tank top was made when my family and I went to Nigeria in 2006. Who knew I would still be wearing it 7 years later. It shows you how timeless African clothing is.
I am doing Throwback Thursday a little early! Here is an outfit I wore back in 2012 to an event at my alma mater Penn State called Touch of Africa. I wanted to wear an outfit that I usually would not wear at that time so I went with a Kente Print Janelle Monae Inspired […]