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Ladybrille Woman of the Month, Jacque Reid II

We continue our interview with Ladybrille’s Woman of the Month, the very brilliant Jacque Reid.If you missed Part I, click here for it! Interview by Ladybrille’s Niama Sandy.LADYBRILLE.com: In 2004 you interviewed then-Congressman Barack Obama as he was running for the Senate seat against Alan Keyes. Did you have any inkling that we’d have this…

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Islamic Fashion Festival 2008

For a long time, our Ladybrille muslim fashion-forward have just been plain left out in fashion icy cold land when it comes to satisfying their needs. These women want to hold on to their beliefs yet satisfy their strong appetite for sexy, tasteful, elegant and conservative fashions. Today, they can. The producers of Islamic Fashion…

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South Africa’s Nyasha Zimucha Crowned Miss Africa USA 2008

Congrats to South Africa’s Nyasha Zimucha who was crowned Miss Africa USA 2008 at the recently completed 4th Annual Miss Africa USA Pageant show. Zimucha beat out sixteen other contestants to win the coveted crown. Since her win, this beauty queen has been quite busy! Her first stop? At Hip-Hop mogul Russell Simmons’ annual Diamond…

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OY Dore’s Nylah’s Catering + An African Inspired Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just an amazing holiday and definitely a favorite here at Ladybrille. How do Africans in the USA spend their thanksgiving? What kinds of African flavoring and meals do they bring to the dinner table? We asked twenty-seven [27] year old Orighoye Dore, aka OY, who is the founder of Nylah’s Catering servicing DC/Maryland…

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MTV Africa Music Awards [MAMA] More Pictures & Winners

We are glad we at least got one prediction right. Yay! Not only did Nigeria’s D’Banj win “Artist of the Year,” he also won “Best Male.” Congrats! Other winners included Alicia Keys–Best R & B, Nigeria’s 9ice–Best Hip-Hop Artist, Nigeria’s P-Square–Best Group, South Africa’s Jozi–Best live Performer and South Africa’s Seether–Best Alternative Group. The event…

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