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Today’s piece is about self-love. By self I mean African. The love of Africa. Not being in Africa but being African.     Isn’t it amazing how expressive the African woman has been lately? With her fashion, simply feeling so comfortable in her skin and in her surroundings enough to give the rest of the world inspiration just by looking at her? I think it’s phenomenal. We all do. Five years […] …

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Africa is truly blessed!! We have so many beautiful talents all over the world that it is almost impossible to profile everyone. Well, for us at Zen, we make it our duty to know them and to tell their stories. From features in French GRAZIA to walking the runways for Hansen & Gretel, Sass & Bide and ALBUS LUMEN; this stunning model has us all star struck at Zen. We […] …

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All women know that headwraps are total life savers on a bad hair day or whenever you’re just looking to add an extra oomph to a bland outfit. These days, they come in really bold colors, styles, and most especially African prints that we love. In light of this, We are featuring a classy headwrap brand called “The Wrap Life”, the brand was created by Nnenna Stella in Brooklyn, New […] …

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Bonang is South Africa’s favourite media personality. A radio host, tv presenter and style icon- she is known for her electric personality, husky voice and magnetic smile. A global brand ambassador for Revlon Cosmetics, this award winning entertainer is also SA’s number 1 social media Queen! Queen Bee as we like to call her is a fashion slayer and today we are celebrating 5 times she has successfully wowed us […] …

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Top Ghanaian Accessory brand Aphia Sakyi debuts it’s latest collection entitled ‘Nhyria’ (pronounced ‘Enshrah’). The collection represents the status African queen and the various designs have manifested influences from various queens looks across the Ghanaian nation. The concept was also influenced by Ghana’s 60th Independence Anniversary. The necklaces come in various styles and colours and represent a section of what the designer is said to be showcasing at her next […] …

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Actress, Lupita Nyong’o stunned Monday night in New York, at the Council of Fashion Designers of America  (CFDA) Awards in a stunning gold dress with a sash at the neck and a thigh-high slit. She posed with fellow actress Kerry Washington, singer Janelle Monae and British shoe designer, Paul Andrew. More photos below …

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It’s been almost 4 years since Ayoola Bakare first graced our cover back in January 2013. It was my first time of hearing of her from Princess, our ever so amazing beautiful director. Back then, the headwrap look was just bursting, widely worn across stylish women, on and off the camera. Ayoola was young, starting to break out into the industry, finding her feet and her unique style of modelling. […] …

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Ghanaian movie ‘Potato Potahto’ got pemiered at the Cannes Film Festival by Ghanaian producer and film maker Shirley Frimpong Manso. One of Ghana’s best film producers. And a few of our celebrity guests did not hesitate to attend in support. OC Ukeje, Joselyn Dumas, Kunle Afolayan , Lala Akindoju, Nikki Samonas, Shirley Frimpong, Ken Attoh, Inya Lawal, George Williams were some of the stars spotted at the premiere looking graceful […] …

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Happy Sunday ZenMagazine readers, here’s another volume of great and chic ways you can rock African Prints to church, incase you missed vol 1, click here. Enjoy. IG : @STYLESBYFABPRECIOUS IG : @MINERVA_ANAGU IG : @LIVING_MY_BLISS_IN_STYLE IG : @BettyIrabor wearing @LANREDASILVAAJAYI IG: @EDAOWOFASHION IG: @JENNIFERAMANI IG : @Ms_Noge Are you a designer, would you like to showcase your brand on Vol 2 of this post? Kindly email us at [email protected] […] …

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  South Africa is a country  of rich cultural heritage, fashion, style and art. It is located in the continent of Africa, covering a total of  1,214,470 square kilometers of land and 4,620 square kilometers of water, making it the 25th largest nation in the world with a total area of 1,219,090 square kilometers. On the headline’s note, the bold accessories and colours of the well crafted attires South Africans wear, […] …

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