Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Afrodisiac by Teni.....

Afrodisiac the debut single by Teni is finally out on iTunes! Jazzy afro-sounds for the soul...... Written, arranged and produced by Teni. 

Friday, November 9, 2012

An alternative wedding......

Posing with my beautiful models, featuring a bride in her alternative wedding dress and her bad-ass bridesmaids!

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Eku Edewor in HoM for Mania Magazine.

MNET Studio 53 presenter, the gorgeous Eku Edewor in our black silk velvet and lace cocktail dress and in a leopard print linen shift for Mania Magazine Nigeria. Isn't she stunning in House of Makeda?

Mania Magazine's October Independence issue.

House of Makeda is featured in Mania Magazine's October Independence issue! Embroidered aso-oke dresses and a charming ankara and linen mix skirt paired with our rock-chic silver and black striped waistcoat. Haute!

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Blast from the Past!

House of Makeda at Vogue's Fashion's Night Out in 2010! Check out our afrocentric ankara, leather and linen mix designs in the window of the Bohemian Exchange, Abbot Kinney, Los Angeles!

Blogger Antoinette Terrana loved HoM at GFDW!

New York blogger Antoinette Terrana loved House of Makeda at Ghana Fashion and Design Week trying on several pieces, featuring us on her blog and advising us, ever so wisely, to open a boutique in New York! We love ladies with great taste!

House of Makeda exhibition at Ghana Fashion and Design Week.

We had a fantastic, well-received exhibition at the Ghana Fashion and Design Week at the Movenpick Hotel in Accra 5-7th of October!

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Lionheart by Teni.

Watch the afrobeat inspired official music video for Lionheart, the second single from Teni's album Afrodisiac which is out on iTunes September 5th 2012! Lionheart was shot at the House of Makeda, Lagos, directed by Kayode Otolorin and co-directed by Teni. Edited by Micheal Umanah. It features the Afro-Renaissance band and Seun Kuti's and Fela's Egypt 80 dancers Iyabo and Joy. Choreography by Cynthia Angel. Styling by Teni. Make-up by Teni, Osareme and Cynthia Angel. Enjoy and please share!

Live at the House of Makeda!

House of Makeda presents Live! A weekly event starting today Sunday 12th of August featuring the best in alternative live music. Today and every Sunday, 7pm-9pm at 7 Manuwa st, off Keffi st, Ikoyi, Lagos. Today is Open Mic day, come down and express yourself!

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Sabunta Online....

House of Makeda is now available at! Free delivery all over Nigeria!

Teni at LoudNProudLive

Teni performing with her band the Afro-Renaissance at LoudNProud Live in Lagos.....

Monday, July 23, 2012

Ghana Fashion & Design Week.

The House of Makeda is taking part in the Ghana Fashion & Design Week Pop-Up Salon Exhibition in Accra 5-7 October 2012 at the Movenpick Hotel...... We will be showing jewellery and leather accessories.

Afro-Jazz Collection coming soon!

Our new collection "Afro-Jazz" is finally in production! Silk crepe, silk jersey and chiffon, raw silk, duchesse satin in earth tones, tan, gold and blush...... Sheer luxury, like second skin.....

Afrodisiac the debut album....

My debut album "Afrodisiac" is out on iTunes on the 5th of September 2012...... What joy!!

Lionheart EP by Teni.

''Lionheart" EP by Teni is now available for purchase in Lagos and Accra.... You can find it in Lagos at the House of Makeda, 7 Manuwa St, off Keffi St, Ikoyi, at the Hub at the Palms in Lekki and at Jazzhole and Quintessence on Awolowo Rd Ikoyi!

The Making of Lionheart.

The making of my new video "Lionheart," the second single from my album "Afrodisiac." It was shot at the House of Makeda, Lagos with my band the Afro-Renaissance......

Friday, March 30, 2012

New Collection!

Due to unfortunate circumstances such as the attempted kidnapping of our artistic director Teni and the theft of a large part of our collection, we have been silent for a while. Our first collection in a year is finally on it's way, titled "Afrojazz." It is going to be epic!

Makeda Style.....

Some pieces in our Lagos boutique that embody our classic, ethical afro-bohemian style, Makeda style....... Using a unique blend of linen and ankara print to create our signature 1970's inspired silhouettes, as well as lame and other interesting fabrics. Can't do without our gold and bronze lame disco fever! Make sure you stop by sometime at 7, Manuwa st, off Keffi st, S.W Ikoyi. It's House of Makeda, the most beautiful boutique in Africa!