Saturday, June 18, 2011

Korto Momolu Liberian born fashion designer on CNN international's African Voices.

I just watched Korto Momolu interview on CNN and am really inspired by her.She was featured on International African voices with Isha Sesay.

Her journey so far;

Korto Momolu (pronounced Cut • Toe – Mo • Mo • Lu) is a popular fashion designer and stylist.  . Born in Liberia, West Africa, Korto left the country in 1990 due to a civil war, and settled in Canada where she pursued her passion, and studied fashion design at the L'Academies des Couturiers Design Institute in Ottawa, Ontario. After graduation, she moved to Arkansas with her husband to live and raise their daughter. Influenced by her African roots and inspired by rich fabrics, Korto began producing chic womenÕs wear and accessories.Read the full article at

View a few of  her peices below;


Picture source;from around the web.


jlabel collection

Hi all,

After my post on JBL,i visited her site to view the Jlabel collection,here are a few pieces from the collection.


What do you think?

Visit for more on Jewel by Lisa brand.


JBL pieces.

Hi all,

One of my favorite nigerian designer happens to be Jewel by Lisa.I love what she has done with ankara and emblishments.I so love her pieces.In my "blogtrotting" today i came across a sneek preview of her collection called 'The J Label'(visit  for more ;just found the site and i am so loving it).

Below are a few pieces from  Jewel by Lisa.

Below are a few celebs in JBL pieces.

Which are your favorite pieces.Not featured here?Feel free to share your thots.


Sunday, June 5, 2011