Baskets of Africa

Baskets have been produced as far into many centuries before within Africa, with every culture having its varying weave technique and decorative style. African decorative baskets have grown big in the western market and have been adapted into contemporary interior styles and spaces. The following baskets are created in different parts of Africa, each withContinue reading “Baskets of Africa”

Wear Your Interior Design Style

Fashion and Interior Design overlap in many areas, just as fashion is an expression of personality so also can the interiors of your space be an extension of the story you want to tell about yourself. What I find interesting about this is the fact that you can literally dress up your home to lookContinue reading “Wear Your Interior Design Style”

Design Week Lagos 2021

A Recap on all the happenings at the Design Week Lagos 2021, The IDEA Award Winners, The Netflix Original: Made by Design Series Premier & A Peek at The Design Kulture Exhibition Space. Design Week Lagos came through as ever, celebrating the works of creatives within the design space in Africa. DWL 2021 consisted aContinue reading “Design Week Lagos 2021”

Designer Spotlight: House of Staples

Kachi Opara, a Nigerian based Lead Designer at House of Staples has been known for transforming her apartment into this beautifully expressed hygge style space with bits of Africanism. Kachi, living the hygge life in Abuja, Nigeria, documents online, how she transits her apartment into this extreme serene space. It’s wonderful to see how sheContinue reading “Designer Spotlight: House of Staples”

Eko Design 2021 Exhibition Recap

EkoDesign 2021, hosted by Tola Akerele and sponsored by the Lagos State Ministry of Culture and Tourism, showcased the most creative pieces by independent Nigerian Designers and Furniture Makers. Check out our exclusive highlights from the exhibit space. The 3-Day Event kicked off with opening ceremony on the 21st of October at the Ebony LifeContinue reading “Eko Design 2021 Exhibition Recap”

Eko Design Exhibition 2021

Eko Design 2021 kicks off this year, showcasing talents in interior making and design within Nigeria.   The Furniture and Lighting Exhibition aims to curate the best pieces made by Designers within Nigeria. Eko Design 2021 is presented by The Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture in collaboration with IDesign and Ebony Life Place.Continue reading “Eko Design Exhibition 2021”

Design Week Lagos 2021: A Design Revolution

The 2nd installment of The Design Week Lagos (DWL), featuring flagship events celebrating the works of indigenous designers across Africa, will be held citywide in Lagos, Nigeria.  Founded by Titi Ogufere in 2019, DWL aims to celebrate the works of African designers, highlighting the importance and impact of design on economic, social, cultural, and environmentalContinue reading “Design Week Lagos 2021: A Design Revolution”