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Urban Boyz pose for the photo before hitting the stage in Nyamagabe PGGSS III road show
Friday 24 May, 2013

Urban Boyz set fashion trend in music industry

Local Afro beat music trio dubbed Urban Boyz (a.k.a) Swagga Boys have not only proved to be good in music but also in trend setting. This was seen when the boys rocked Nyamagabe residents at the second Primus Guma Guma Super Star III donning multicolored pants and caps made locally with banana fibres. While most [...]

Net Photo : Lace covered open back wedding gown
Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Tips for wedding dress shopping

When it comes to choosing a wedding dress, every bride-to-be has her taste…..favorite color, shape or material. Since this day comes once in a life time, everybody wants to look her best on the wedding day.   While some brides prefer renting or buying already made wedding gowns, others enjoy having their dream dresses tailored [...]

Friday 09 November, 2012

Rwanda : Wrap sweater, the popular item for Rwandan ladies

  A wrap sweater found in a clothing store at Giporoso-Remera The simple wrap sweater is rocking Kigali streets. It has become a popular trend of many ladies young and old, wearing them in different styles and colours. A wrap sweater is really on trend and so versatile. It can be tied or wrapped in [...]

Know the rules
Friday 05 October, 2012

Rwanda : Know the rules of wearing socks

Sock is a garment for the foot and lower part of the leg, typically knitted from wool, cotton, or nylon. They are worn by males of all age groups and even some women depending on the type of shoes. In Rwanda, though sock is not much talked about in fashion, they are a staple in [...]

How to keep your eyeliner from smudging
Sunday 09 September, 2012

Rwanda : How to keep your eyeliner from smudging

Eye shadow is a cosmetic applied on the eyelids and under the eyebrows. It is commonly used to make wearers eyes stand out or look more attractive.   In Rwanda, many women who wear makeup strive to look their best by using effective materials. When you visit some ladies saloons, make up products are in [...]

Do you know how Jeans became popular
Saturday 08 September, 2012

Rwanda : Do you know how Jeans became popular?

Talk of jeans and weekend bell will ring in some people’s minds. Jeans are good casual wears for work, travel cloth and beach item worn by all age groups and sexes.   Standing on the main street of Kigali (at Rubangura building), you look at how this type of clothing works for Rwandese especially ladies. [...]

A woman with facial makeup
Saturday 08 September, 2012

Rwanda : Secrets to make your makeup a whole day lasting

In Rwanda, like other countries, ladies wear make up for different reasons. Some put it for beauty enhancement and others to cover spots on their skin which makes makeup a universal woman essential. However, it’s disappointing to apply your makeup and stay with the need to visit the ladies room to check and perhaps add [...]

Woman wearing skinny jeans with ankle boots
Tuesday 04 September, 2012

Rwanda : Shoes to wear with skinny jeans

Skinny jeans are snug-fitting jeans that emphasize a woman’s legs and curves. When you wear skinny jeans, make sure your shoes do not detract from the jeans’ sleek and sexy silhouette. Appropriate shoe choices that flatter skinny jeans include knee-high boots, booties, flats, heels and sneakers. Skinny jeans are skin-tight and tapered at the ankles. [...]

Make up brushes in different sizes
Tuesday 04 September, 2012

Rwanda : How to Clean Makeup Brushes

You wear makeup on a daily basis and for sure looks are maintained, but how often do you take time to clean your make up tools? In Rwanda for that matter like most African countries; dust is one biggest enemy that can cause a lot more harm from not cleaning your makeup brushes regularly. Residue [...]

Saturday 01 September, 2012

Rwanda : Role of Mayonnaise for hair and skin

Many skin experts believe that mayonnaise is not only good for health, but it is equally good for the skin as well. You can apply mayonnaise directly to the skin and it will make sure that your skin becomes soft, radiant and when you wash your face it also peels off all the dead cells [...]