Postcards from Trinidad

Postcards from Trinidad
The second instalment (of three)in our Postcards from Cuba series features Trinidad/Sancti Spiritus . Officially declared a Unesco World Heritage site in 1988, Trinidad is thoroughly unique with perfectly preserved architecture where the clocks stopped ticking in the 19th century. In contrast to the charming ruin of many of Havana’s...

Postcards from Havana

Postcards from Havana
For over a decade, Cuba was the top destination on our travel wishlist and it finally came a reality in March 2016. The resulting experience was beyond our hopes and expectations - culturally, creatively and emotionally. The visit inspired our new collection that is titled My heart skipped a beat in...

Linda Evangelista in Havana Nights

Linda Evangelista in Havana Nights
In celebration of our new collection inspired by our journey to Cuba, we feature our favourite editorials set in Cuba. First is the supermodel Linda Evangelista in Havana Nights for Vogue Italia, 1989

Postcards from Marrakech

Postcards from Marrakech
Our first trip to Marrakech was long overdue and it did not disappoint. We ended up designing our first pair of shoes and handpicking some delightful handmade bags too!   I loved every minute of the trip and it reminded me of how much I miss Africa, especially my hometown...

Florence- Botticelli

Florence- Botticelli
There is war waging across our desks, this new conflict making us yell and throw things. Paris! Florence! Paris! Florence… we have chosen sides. Titi says Paris, Tinuke yells “Florence is the most beautiful city of all time.” Most romantic, most enchanting." To travel is to live in a life...

Eating With Hands

Eating With Hands
  Growing up, most every Saturday morning, we would wake up to a rhythmic booming sound from the kitchen. Boom. Boom. Boom. I knew immediately, without even opening my eyes or venturing out of the bedroom, what we were going to have for breakfast; Pounded Yam and Pepper soup, or Egusi...

Greta The Great

Greta The Great
We love a good jumpsuit, the easiest pieces to wear, one piece job one. It so happens our Greta Jumpsuit is also one of our favourite pieces, the colours, the suave and the feel, speaks volumes. She's bright and beautiful, bold and colourful, and you'll be hard pressed not to...

An Awkward Lady

An Awkward Lady
We all have our eccentricities, little quirks that go to the heart of who we are, funny habits that amuse us in our own company, which would make us blush in public. We read the book, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl and were immediately inspired by Issa Rae’s stories,...