Afrocentric, Ethnic, Whatevah!

Whatever you call it, it’s hot and on trend. The use of textiles, animal print and craft work from various native parts of the globe is a huge trend in RL and SL fashion so I am paying my tribute to all of it right here in this post. Most fo the pieces in my looks are inspired from African countries but I have also seen some looks on the runway from Australia and South America. I love the colors, the warmth in the neutrals and the sense of primal fierceness I get in these garments. I feel like a lioness. I wanna pounce! Pounce the dreck off the grid. RAHHH!

Ok, enough of the sillies. Time for some fab fashion captured in print by the wonderfully talented Viola Rookswood aka Vanilla GODIVA. Enjoy!

Look 1:

Hair: [[Loovus Dzevavor]] ~ Hair: Elegante Noir Tones
Ring Left 1: NHA! Ring Obsoletto-Gold
Ring Left 2: NHA! Ring Melindrosa
Ring Right: NHA! Ring Noha
Nails: Leverocci – Round Nails_1FA_NudeManicure
Clutch: {mon tissu} Burbank Clutch ~ Caramel (Group Gift)
Shoes: N-core COQUETTE Platform “Fatpack”

Look 2:

Hair: [[Loovus Dzevavor]] ~ Hair: Bloom Noir Tones
Earrings & Ring 1: (Kunglers Extra) Nightbloom – nature
Necklace & Ring 2: (Kunglers Extra) Pitanga – natural
Dress: (Kunglers) Cate dress – stained glass
Shoes: N-core COQUETTE Platform “Fatpack”

Look 3:

Hair: [[Loovus Dzevavor]] ~ Hair: Stacked Noir Tones
Jewelry Set: (Kunglers Extra) Pitanga – natural
Dress: Prism Crystal MESH Dress by Journey in Navajo Sunset
Bangles: {Zeery} Mayan Bangle :: Taak’in Bangles
Shoes: N-core COQUETTE Platform “Fatpack”

You can see more of these gorgeous images as well as more of Viola’s work on Flickr


3 thoughts on “Afrocentric, Ethnic, Whatevah!

  1. Fabulous Vikee and Vanilla! I love the styling and the photos so much. They are filled with emotion. Very beautiful. Thank you for featuring Prism’s Crystal dress. ❤ Journey

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