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Photographer explores African kids’ bantu knots and cornrows

London-based photographer Emily Stein found inspiration in the streets of her own neighborhood and documented the creative hairstyles of young first- and second-generation West Indians and Africans. As the result came “Hairdo”, a series of vibrant portraits. 

African Thriller by Rocky Dawuni

"African Thriller" first single from Rocky Dawuni's new album "Branches of the Same Tree" is our hot! hot! tune of the week! The song embodies Rocky Dawuni's unique "Afro-Roots" sound, a funky blend of soul, pop, Afrobeat and reggae grooves that have made him a household name in his native Ghana...

Selfie absorbed

In 2013 the word "selfie" was finally included in the Oxford English Dictionary and proclaimed "the word of the year". To celebrate the fact, W Magazine March issue dedicates the whole fashion spread to the popular phenomenon.

Yara Shahidi channels natural hairstyles for Teen Vogue

Teen Vogue invited Black-ish star Yara Shahidi to show off the versatility of curly hair in five minimum effort hairstyles. 

Uniqlo will sell hijabs

Uniqlo is famous for numerous collaborations with high-end designers like Jil Sander and big fashion names like Carine Roitfeld, but what usually goes unnoticed is that the Japanese casual wear retailer sometimes teams up with smaller brands too. Tomorrow it will launch a special modest wear collection, created with internet personality-turned-designer, Hana Tajima