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Peju Alatise is a Nigerian mixed media artist and writer. Her talent extends to jewelry design, installation, architecture, furniture design and painting. Her work expresses her passion for the modern life of African women and their traditions. Well known in the art community in Nigeria, Peju’s work is certainly inspiring and evocative.
Love to African Digital Art Network for putting me onto Peju’s work. Beautiful Stuff!
Didn’t cha know, didn’t cha know … that Erykah Badu is one of the flyest chicks in the game right now?! And probably without even knowing it. Badu seems to inspire effortlessly; her true sense of style and undeniable beauty radiate in even an untamed fro and pair of sweats—-or singing barefoot on stage, wrapped only in the finest cloths from the Motherland. She shows us that we are just as feminine and sexy as the next woman when fully clad with great conversation and higher purpose as our statement accessories—-no high heels or skintight threads necessary. These days, Badu’s look can loosely be described as an eccentric fusion of collegiate-cool practicality, worldly sensibility, and a hint of military edge. How else would you begin to sum-up a vintage varsity jacket paired with combat boots and a full forearm metal bracelet?! Oh, Erykah. Only youcan make perfect sense of it all …Get the Look
1. ASOS Bowler Hat, $33.70, ASOS 2. PUMA Africa Splash Tee, $19.99, Eastbay 3. TopShop TENCIL HAREMS, $80.00, TopShop 4. Charlotte Russe ASYMMETRIC WOODEN BANGLE SET, $9.50, Charlotte Russe 5. Urban Outfitters Squared Off Reader, $10, Urban Outfitters 6. Steve Madden “Troopa” Lace-Up Boots, $99, Lord & Taylor