NOW Casting: Elite Model Look Nigeria Announces the 5th Edition of its Male & Female Model Search

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“International acclaimed modeling competition – Elite Model Look which takes place in over 80 different countries is back, bigger and better for its 2012 edition. The prestigious competition has tremendously accelerated the careers of many aspiring and upcoming talents to become International top models and this edition will not be different. Elite is offering thousands of girls and boys the … Read More

REGISTER NOW: Catwalk Collective Academy 2012

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Brookstone International in conjunction with Catwalk Productions and Iwà presents ‘Catwalk Collective Academy.’ A 6 week intensive practical workshop on fashion and modelling for models, upcoming models, beauty pageant contestants, and those interested in fashion. Understand the rudiments of strutting the ramp, catwalking & poise as a beauty queen, learn how to get picked at castings, developing a personal sense of … Read More

Where are all the Plus-Size Models in Nigeria?

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I have always wondered why there are only a few plus-size models in Nigeria’s modeling industry. Nigeria is in West Africa and the definition of beauty greatly differs from that in Western nations, so why does the modeling industry not reflect the society it is situated in? Before I go on, let me define what a plus-size model is. Plus … Read More

Aimas Fashion Label by Tayo Shonekan

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Just when you think you’ve seen it all, then the next item on the collection awes you even more! I speak of Aimas fashion label! Aimas takes conventional ‘tees’ and sasses it up with a colorful and creative designs while staying true to our signature African influence. The result is a perfect mix of traditional and modern designs that look … Read More

Nigerian Model Profile: Emmanuel Ikoro

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Mostly UK based Nigerian model Emmanuel Ikoro has worked with design brands like Adidas, Zara, New Look, Fly Force, Down Wit It, Jah-Dean Clothing based in London and Netbu. Ikoro, in 2009, participated in a competition called Talent ’09 organized by Aspire4u sponsored by MTV, among others; he won ‘Best Male Model in the competition.’ He was also one of … Read More

Modeling: Making the Cover of a Magazine

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EVERY model would love to be on the cover of a magazine. It is the icing on a model’s career and portfolio. For a while now, models have been replaced by celebrities who are now typically the choice for covers. However, there is still a chance, especially in Nigeria’s modeling industry to be on the cover of a magazine. There is … Read More

Modeling: Print Work- Catalogs and Editorials

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It is typical for many model hopefuls to dream of strutting down the runway to huge applauses and fan fare. Following closely is the dream to be in every magazine possible, worldwide. If you are one of those hopefuls, you probably should begin to understand certain aspects of the modeling industry starting with Print Work! PRINT WORK Print work means … Read More