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CHAR Ant's Stunning Jewelry Collection

LA label CHAR Ant's stunning jewelry & ornaments, view the full lookbook in our gallery.

LA-based emerging label CHAR Ant just dropped this stunning Spring/Summer 14 "sophisticated futuristic jewelry" collection. The brand, designed by Charlese Antoinette, makes it a point to encourage American manufacturing and support NYC & Los Angeles' artisans and suppliers. CHAR Ant's lookbook highlights the label's gorgeous ornaments featuring necklaces, rings, bracelets, and precious metals. Our favorite is the body piece, which seems more appropriate for editorial. Scroll through our gallery  above to view the photographs and if you want to talk about it, tweet @okayafrica with #charant.

Interview

Interview: TOBi Is Making Unapologetic Soul Music

We talk to the Nigerian-Canadian artist about his latest project ELEMENTS, his creative process, mental health and more.

It's a big year for music, and in the midst of many good drops from the motherland and beyond, we caught up with Nigerian-Canadian singer/songwriter TOBi to discuss his recently released 10-track project ELEMENTS.

ELEMENTS is a fusion of old-school soul, contemporary rap sequences, clever lyrical symbols & metaphors. and melancholic vibes which reference TOBi's Nigerian heritage through afrobeats, the reality of his life and the state of the world today. The compilation features production from Nigerian producer Juls on "Dollas and Cents" and "Made Me Everything and Shine."

Below, we also discuss his creative process and passion for mental health with the announcement of an exciting collaboration. "I'm attracted and curious about so many things in life that I can't help but bring [them] into my world and craft," the multi-genre artist says.

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