Nigeria’s number one fashion, style and culture magazine, Style Mania, brings together some of the superlatives that made 2016 an interesting year creatively.
The team at Style Mania, under the direction of Godson Ukagbeu, (Editor) have carefully curated the events, individuals and sectors of the economy that made a remarkable impact.
This edition (Dec/Jan issue) is a good summary of how connected popular culture is with governance.
About 2016 edition is also an ode to Nigerian designers and the fashion industry. As we celebrate the superlative few in various sectors with world class portraits, we hope this encourages us all to put in the work to better ourselves and in turn serve a greater purpose.
On the cover is Jidenna and Supermodel Uju Marshall. They share ideals we believe is the future of role modelling in Nigeria. Find out more inside.
Kicking off with the cover of the magazine here are the editorials from About 2016 x Mania (Dec/Jan Issue).
The deadpan look with now trademark ‘raised eyebrow’ of Jidenna combined with model, Uju’s stare with a street as a backdrop makes this cover shot extra stunning.
Photography Kelechi Amadi Obi
Creative Direction Godson Ukaegbu
Stylist for Jidenna SB Youme
Stylist for Uju Marshall Godson Ukaegbu
Jidenna wears Kamsit Charles
Uju wears IamIsigo
This references the populatrity of Snapchat and its flower crowns which every woman and even men try on for size.
The bright colours in this editorials makes you drool with the fairy godmother at work – Bimpe Onakoya. Love.
This is the meat of this issue – all the creatives, superlatives that made an impact creatively celebrated.
Pick up an issue of Style Mania at any good (and fasshionable) bookshop or store.