African Style Diary

  Welcome to African Style Diary, an online platform for promoting and sharing all the interesting aspects of African lifestyle, fashion, food, pictures and influencers. We also have our ASD specials, which are contents unique to only African Style Diary. They include; Style Star of the Week African Cuisine in Focus What’s Trending? African Personality…

African Cuisine in Focus: Efo Riro!

We bet you didn’t know that some vegetables could be of way more use than you ever imagined. Say hello to a delicious soup very popular among the Yoruba people in the South Western part of Nigeria called EFO RIRO. Efo Riro is a kind of vegetable soup mixed with all sorts of meat and…

DASHIKI: CULTURE not COUTURE

Worn by celebrities like Rihanna, Beyoncé, Chris Brown, Zendaya, Amandla Stenberg and many more, most people think that the Dashiki is just a trend but No! Dashiki is much more than a trend it’s a culture. It is a form of visual art that expresses and tells the story of Africa ancestral lines. Now let’s…

Bonang Matheba Glams up in Iconic Ivanity for AFRIMA 2016

South African media personality, Bonang Matheba, is serving a hot plate of glamour in a dress by Nigerian fashion designer, Iconic Invanity. The award-winning tv and radio presenter is hosting the 3rd edition of the annual All Africa Music Awards tonight in Lagos, Nigeria. For the event, she chose an orange and black dress from…

Burst of Colours: Agyei Photography

Ghanaian photographer, Kwame Agyei, has left us in awe with this exquisite portrait showcasing African beauty and style with the use of bold-coloured accessories. The careful selection of the right assortment of bracelets, neck-pieces and nail polish by the stylist is brilliant and Agyei did a great job of bringing the whole look to life….

Style Star of the Week – Nakitende Esther

African Style Diary’s star of the week is none other than the gorgeous Nakitende Esther. The plus size beauty is known for wearing vibrant and colorful outfits that accentuate her God-given curves. Esther is also very outspoken about the issues women are facing in the world today and has taken it upon herself to use her…

From Runway to Real life – Genevieve Nnaji in a Lisa Folawiyo Dress!

Veteran Nigerian actress, Genevieve Nnaji, was spotted in a long-sleeved dress from fashion designer, Lisa Folawiyo’s most recent collection which showcased at the recently concluded Lagos Fashion & Design Week (LFDW) 2016. The award-winning actress wore the dress to an exclusive viewing of fashion designer, Maki Oh’s latest collection. She matched the outfit with a multi…

Twin Fashionistas Slay in Matching Outfits

Twin fashion designers, Chantelle & Danielle, stepped out in matching African print crop top and long flowing skirts. they both finished off the look with berets to match. This is not the first time the US based stylish duo have been seen in matching outfits. Popularly known as DPipertwins, they always embrace their heritage in…