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Modelling in Nigeria

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Fashion

I am not my hair ‘by Oscar Ikenna’

Stereotyping people with different hair styles as ‘bad’ when such doesn’t represent their character or personality. Same can be said of tattoos and excess body piercing. With this work, the team tend to tell a story that You can those dreads, tinted hair or face tattoos, piercings and still be a good and nice person. […]

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Fashion

Lagos Fashion Week 2019 is Officially Over And Here Are 114 Backstage Moment Photographed By ‘Ikenna Ideh’

Being behind the scenes of fashion shows, seeing how it all come together is quiet fascinating! and of course, despite the madhouse atmosphere, models are trying to have fun, you’re sure to see some wacky faces, some fiercely glam looks, and some unforgettable photo-bombs. These backstage pictures, photographed by Ikennah Ideh from the recently concluded […]

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Interview

Five Minutes With Nigerian Plus-Size Model ‘Ebube’ On Inclusivity

A modest introduction about yourself. I’m Ebubechukwu Gloria Chiejine. I’m a model, fashion enthusiast, very much a happy child, fun, and a big dreamer to mention the least. What made you go into modelling? Well, it was first people always going “fine girl, see as you get height, you suppose consider modelling o,” then to […]

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Fashion

Models: Marginalised and Uncredited

The creative industry has witnessed so much improvement in the past few years. Such growth has caused a handful of creatives to have found their way unto the international scene. For years on end now, however, it’s been visible from industry insiders that a certain group of them have a lot more on their plate […]

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Interview

Q & A With Sunkanmi Abayomi On Obtaining Visa As A Nigerian Model

A modest introduction of yourself. My name is Olasunkanmi Abayomi. I’m a model, singer, and songwriter, a graduate of University of Lagos. I started modelling in 2017, my first runway show ever was Lagos Fashion Week. In 2018, I was discovered by my mother agency via Instagram, and I currently have placements with agencies in […]

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Blog

6 WAYS TO BOOK MODELING GIG FOR FREELANCE MODELS.

Modeling can be daunting most especially for freelance and new models. It goes way beyond ‘I have the look’,  ‘I have the walk’, ‘i have the drive’. It takes more than beauty, to be a professional model, it’s about consciously doing the right thing every day, that would help move your career in the right […]

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Polaroids

HOW TO GET SIGNED BY THE RIGHT MODELLING AGENCY IN NIGERIA.

Most models make the common mistake of visiting or getting signed by the wrong agency for their career path, If anything you should know it makes absolutely no sense in signing or visiting with a high fashion agency if you want to be a commercial model, determine your model area and visit the agency that […]

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9 DIFFERENT TYPES OF MODELS.

They’re different types of Models , your type can  be determine by a mix of “genetics and personality”. Knowing the category you fall into helps you determine your Career Path. PLUS SIZE MODELS Plus size model Is a full-figured model, In modelling Industry, they’re majorly from size 10 with a height requirement of 5:8ft to […]

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TYPES OF MODELLING [PART I]

They are 4 types of modelling, namely RUNWAY. FASHION. COMMERCIAL. EDITORIAL Modelling is a bit easier when you determine your modeling area, which can be done by a mix of “genetics and personality”, look at your talents and interest,  be realistic when setting your goals your willingness to determine your kind of modelling depends on […]

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