17 Apr Phenomenally Woman: Blanck Launches the Latest Lite Issue Paying Tribute to Womanhood.
Celebrating the women in our lives should be an everyday affair for everyone and it is on this note that we dedicate the latest issue of Blanck Lite to extolling the beauty and strength of womanhood.For this issue, we feature an editorial by the prolific London based photographer Asiko where he enlisted the help of Nigerian model Nwando Ebeledike as he pays tribute to the Archetypal women of Africa.
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Moving away from the blinding spotlight of the celebrity world, we turn our attention to four inspiring young women from three different industries making a difference in their lives while inspiring others to be better.
Thelma West– The unapologetically ambitious Nigerian born- UK based gemmologist, who is taking advantage of every opportunity readily available to her and for the past decade and more has successfully navigated the tides of working in an industry largely dominated by testosterone.
Victory Jones and Tori Elizabeth– The New York based Duo behind ‘The Coloured Girl’ Movement, share the story of how a connection which started on Instagram out of mutual admiration and shared interest; morphed into a friendship and partnership that ultimately birth the TCG movement.
Gbemi Giwa: The Nigerian Fitness star making the most of her craft and taking the Middle East by storm. Young, Energetic and inspiring, Gbemi Giwa is using her platform all the way in the Middle East to empower as many women as possible and while she is on it, she is picking up awards one food and fitness journey at a time.
This issue is exciting and inspiring at the same time; featuring fascinating editorials from across the globe while celebrating our collective goal of pushing Africa Forward.
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Photography: àsìkò (Instagram @asiko_artist)
Styling: Mpona Lebajoa (@_mpona)
Fashion Assistant: Misha Khanbabaee-Fard (@mishafard)
Makeup artist: Christina Lomas (@chrissie_b_makeup)
Hair stylist: Neusa Gonclaves (@awesomehaircreations)
Model: Nwando Ebeledike (@thenwando)