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  • The sophistication behind “Kruwear”

      Grooms and Groomsmen should be showstoppers on their wedding day too!  So, the final installment in our wedding series is a focus on the men!  Allow us to introduce you to a brand that does not mince with sophistication and details- Kruwear.  The brand was spawned in the mind of Charles Mombo, a self-proclaimed bow tie…

  • Everrything RRouge

    Next in the wedding series is fashion, of course! If you are of African descent you know there has to be at least one change of outfit. Let’s not forget the matching outfits by close friends and family. Nigerians refer to this as Asoebi. The meaning behind it is solidarity, and cooperation during festivities. Choosing…

  • The Art of Weddings featuring Cakes By Shupan!

      Welcome to part II of our wedding series showcasing the wedding cake!  After all, what’s a wedding without the art piece…I mean cake? Wedding cakes have evolved from being just tiers of cake with fountains to complete works of art featuring an array of flavors and so many kinds of icing.  A short story…

  • Sammie’s Lens Photography

    First up in our Wedding series is photography! Wedding photography is about capturing beautiful memories that last a lifetime.  Capturing moments that matter to the couple’s big day.  Oh and while you are at it, make the images look natural and poignant.  Allow us to introduce a woman up to this task- Sammie Joseph- Fredericks!…

  • Bye-Bye dry natural hair!

    When one first goes natural, the hunt for the “unicorn” product is unbelievable!  It can, easily, lead to a cabinet full of half used hair products and the Product Junkie (PJ) label!  I discovered Janomi Hair via IG hashtags. A friend gifted me the oil and I enjoyed it.  Imagine my exhilaration when I saw…