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Clashing Prints: Stella Jean At Milan Fashion Week

This is about designer Stella Jean's presentation during Milan Fashion Week for Spring/Summer 14.

Milan Fashion Week is in full swing and we couldn't wait to get a look at Stella Jean's new collection. A Rome-based designer of Haitian and Italian background, when she emerged, Jean knew how to leave a mark on the runway. Her strong signature utilizes a lot of African prints mixed with different other designs to create a sparkling mix of unique attire. Jean made herself known for her stunning approach at blending clashing prints and edgy cuts. It's thus, with a weary sense of déjà vu, that we set eyes on her Spring/Summer 14 collection. Bold, colorful, oversized, big hats, cocktail dresses, shorts, high-waisted skirts and pants — everything is in there and you're likely to find something for your taste. The past collections looks alike, however, and even though she's one of our favorites, we do hope that she'll surprise us next season.


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Rema Welcomes 2021 With New Single 'Bounce'

The Don Jazzy produced track reminds us of why the Nigerian singer-songwriter is topping charts.

Nigerian golden boy Rema took his time on deciding how to start of 2021—and we're glad he did.

The afropop hitmaker is out with his first project of the year, "Bounce", after stunning fans with word of an upcoming album, and the cooks in this kitchen have not disappointed.

Keeping it in the Mavin Records family, legendary producer Don Jazzy sprinkles his magic on the track, while undoubtedly motivating the young singer-songwriter to be his best self. And with this track being like nothing we've heard from Rema before, one could say Jazzy succeeded. "Bounce", fast-paced and fierce, is a love song dedicated to bewitchingly beautiful and blessed bottoms. The candid declaration and hip shaking beat are a force duo and we can't help but love it.

Of the single and collaboration with head honcho Don Jazzy, Rema says, "This record was inspired by the luscious and magnificent body of the African woman. Furthermore, I'm really excited about this tune because it's my first single with the legendary Don Jazzy."

Honestly, when you start the year off with a banger, you get to make songs about butts.

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