I mean- who else would it be? Seriously. I’m still shook on Black Panther. I may watch a third time. The movie wouldn’t be the same without @DanaiGurira’s performance of ‘Okoye’. The way she can speak volumes with her face alone….spellbinding. On that note, if you haven’t watched the movie since it came out in your city…take Wakanda (and Ghana) off your bucketlist. Now! #YouCantSitWithUs Despite Danai being a Tony Award-winning playwright (Eclipsed) and a star in The Walking Dead- this is the first time I’ve been introduced to her awesome acting and athletic talent ( thank … Continue reading Woman Crush Feb: Danai ‘Okoye’ Gurira
Wow. Deep. Exciting. The way technology is blended with culture and identity (politics) is siiiiick. It’s marvel-ous! Before you start, Black Panther hasn’t made me more proud to be African, I’ve been WOKE since way before social … Continue reading Marvel-ous: Black Panther
When It comes to chilling in Ghana, trust me when I say Ghana. Is. Lit. I got around twice in the last 4 months and hadn’t been since 2014 (waaay before blogging or joining Insta!) I’ve been getting … Continue reading Ghana! You. Must. Go! #GhanaIsLit
To be fair, since I was away for August and I was at her Fenty Beauty launch last month, she’s also September’s crush #MightAsWell Last month I ended my LFW season on a high as I got … Continue reading Woman Crush October: Bad.Gal. RiRi
My SS18 shenanigans started 24 hours after touching down from Ghana. Barely had time to chop my plantain chips with a glass of Alomo when I got around to the Andaz on Liverpool Street to see legendary Debbie Harry struttin’ … Continue reading LFWSS18: Billie’s Bakery, JK’s Fantasy, Pam Hogg’s PB, Jack Irving’s #NextLevelShit & Jasper Garvida’s Finale made a Hellava week!!
You may have noticed I often wait ’til after the month to publish my woman crush, that’s because it gives me time for any last-min game changers. Nicola is my crush for July because she was the first female to … Continue reading Woman Crush July: Boxing’s Olympic Queen- Nicola Adams
Funkin’ excited to share the outcome of when I got around to #ShootingSomeAwesome with the super artistic young photographer Athina Lugez. We shot at Speos London Photography School in Camberwell, where she studied. Oh and for the record, I’m not (yet) … Continue reading Shooting Some Awesome with Athina Lugez
Last season I said I’d DO a show for Feb and so I did. For one of my fave young designers Billie Jacobina! #Goals Her AW17 presentation of pink-power was the most packed at Fashion Scout! On top of … Continue reading Sassy, Savage and Bad-assy: AW17 Highlights with Billie Jacobina, Jack Irving and Pam Hogg
Some of you have seen me ‘tease’ images from my shoot with Ernest Gromov a while back shot by the amazing Steph Dray, now I can share my faves exclusively with you. Initially Steph wanted to shoot me alone, showing … Continue reading L. O. V. E
Like seriously… other than the couple of my favourite quotes of hers (below) there are few words needed to further explain why I got around to choosing Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama for my first Woman Crush of the year- she … Continue reading Woman Crush of The Month: Majestic Mrs O!