Friday, June 14, 2013

A Year In: Our Birthday Post

13/06/2013. Key - as if to wish us back into summer - rocks a straw hat, DC Comics tee, orange J. Crew chinos and some plimsoles. :)

Boulevard Modish: 14/06/2013. We absolutely love this Suit.  If you're looking to go  fashionable, without breaking the boundaries of 'tailored' and put together, this is the way to do it. Notice the detailing around the shoulder and the elbow patches, matched perfectly with a checked shirt. :)

10/06/2013. Kahyi in Moccasins, Denim and floral print. :)

Boulevard Modish: 09/06/2013. This outfit makes us proud to be Zambian!! A great representation of our national colours! She "seals the deal" with a lovely pair of patent pumps and lovely neck-piece. :)

14/06/2013. Key in a slouchy jersey, a denim shirt and some leggings. Loving the accessories too. :)

Boulevard Modish: 10/06/2013. In-love with his leather jacket and how he matches it with his brown Toms. Also, he makes a statement with his "time piece". :)

Boulevard Modish: 09/06/2013. We love her simple Chitenge outfit, she's our Afrocentric look for the day. We are also a little smitten with her beaded neck-piece. (PS. Don't you just love her smile? :))

09/06/2013. Our Mum, Gina, rocks a sheer black dress and pink blazer. :)

10/06/2013. Key in her Jimi Hendrix tee and high-top Moccasins.:)

09/06/2013. Our aunt Joyce of Jonswa Designs in a Chitenge Wrap skirt, and  head piece. We Love It!! :)

10/06/2013. Kahyi models a Chitenge DIY Fitted cap Key made. :)

Our Little 'Thank You' Note!

MaFashio turned ONE today - 14th June, 2013 - and we've had a wonderful day! 
Amidst all the hustle and bustle of being normal "young women in their prime trying to make a living, to leave an impact", we have truly had a blessed day.
We are grateful for the support we receive, the smiles we have shared and the people who let us make their day by taking a picture of them. 
We are also grateful - as we continuously mention - for the opportunity to share our love for Fashion and People with you. 
It's not always the easiest thing to do, but we love to do it. 
We really appreciate every single one of you. :) 

Our Hope is to continue to shine a positive light on being an individual, and having your own unique identity - even if that includes spotting the latest trend! LOL 
We must say special thanks to: 
To our Pastor(s);
Our Mum and Dad for supporting us, even though half the time they don't know where we're going with this; 
Our little brother,Ira; 
Our extended family;
Silumesii Maboshe of Pencil Case Studios; 
The creative team at ETHAN KAED; 
Vincent Banda of KreativKingdom; 
Mazuba of C1rca 1964;
The lovely people at Black Dot(formerly DC Saatchi & Saatchi);
A lovely little lady called Mubanga;
DJ Roxy from Radio Pheonix;
Lilys Pepelia;
Our Aunt Joyce of Jonswa Designs;
Edgar Kaimba of GODRAB Agencies.. 

And a host of other really lovely people not among the aforementioned. 
To all of you, we say Thank You, you really are a blessing! 

We Love You!!


This. Is. MaFashio.

Saturday, June 8, 2013

The Hang Out & The Boulevard

01/06/2013. DJ Roxy, of Phoenix FM and host of  'The Hang Out' .(styled by MaFashio)

Boulevard Modish: 01/06/2013. We are in-love with this polka dot jumpsuit, and her pretty little bag. :)

03/06/2013. Key poses in a sheer vest and High-Low skirt she was "editing". :)

03/06/2013. Kahyi in a sheer blouse, hounds-tooth skirt and T-bar heels. :)

Boulevard Modish: 02/06/2013. We absolutely love these courts. Notice the clear bits? :)

09/06/2013. The Ladies of MaFashio, Kahyi and Key. :)

01/06/2013. Models in Amier by BK at 'The Hang Out'

04/06/2013. Kahyi. :)

01/06/2013. Rapper, Triple-M at 'The Hang Out' .  Love his look! :)

Boulevard Modish: 02/06/2013. How adorable is this Chitenge outfit? We were particularly taken by the little jacket. :)

09/06/2013. Kahyi. :)

01/06/2013. DJ Roxy with Ms. Valerie backstage at 'The Hang Out'. :)

Boulevard Modish: 09/06/2013. what a great way to rock a winter pull-over jersey! We  love the wedge heels, little bag and Bangles. :)

01/06/2013. The beautiful, Ms. Maranda Carbin performs at 'The Hang Out'. We loved her long braids and neckpiece (not highlighted in this shot).

01/06/2013. A model in an Amier by BK dress at 'The Hang Out' :)

09/06/2013. Key. in a sheer peplum blouse and "jeggings". Notice her DIY Africa necklace? :)

Boulevard Modish: 02/06/2013. He dresses up for winter well in a fedora, some straight-leg jeans and some Vans. :)

03/06/2013. Key. :)

Boulevard Modish: 01/06/2013. Ms. Valerie. Notice her little sling bag? :)

Boulevard Modish: 01/01/2013. Backstage at 'The Hang Out'. we absolutely adore her blouse!!  The whole look is well put together. :)
01/06/2013. 'Africa Directions' Dance Troupe performing at 'The Hang Out'.

Chanda Kangwa, better known as DJ Roxy, presents 'The Hang Out', an initiative that provides a platform to celebrate various art forms(think Designers, Musicians, Poets, Dancers, Actors, etc.) from within Zambia and the Diaspora.
MaFashio were privileged to go as invited guests as well as in our capacity as Bloggers. :)

'The Hang Out' is set to occur every month, beginning June(it happened on the first of June).

Apart from being a radio DJ, Roxy is an Event Coordinator, and Voice Over Artist. To get in contact with her for her services, or if you are a performer wishing to showcase at the next 'The Hang Out' with DJ Roxy, you can contact:

Call:           +260976672747

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Fashion Fix: Return To The Boulevard

Boulevard Modish: 25/05/2013. Taizya, pops in her green. We love the Maxi and  tote bag. :)

27/05/2013. Key. :)

27/05/2013. Kahyi. :)

Boulevard Modish: 28/05/2013. Nancy. in a vintage blue blouse, red skinny belt and neon yellow - a spring trend - skirt. :)

25/05/2013. Key in her 'Johnny The Homicidal Maniac' DIY tee, and plimsoles. - It's monochromatic with a twist. :)

Boulevard Modish: This look instantly gave us a "Raquel in  'No One But You' " vibe, simply because it s feminine and  endearing. We love the "off the shoulder" look  and print particularly. 

14/05/2013. Key in her DIY multicoloured "blouse turned vest" and head piece. :) 

20/05/2013. Kahyi. :)

25/05/2013. Kahyi in a coral Maxi dress, fedora and her Lennon's

Boulevard Modish: 26/05/2013. We love her Bi-colour Polka Dot dress. :)

23/05/2013. Key rocks lace on her Denim leggings. :)

Boulevard Modish: 16/05/2013. Rachel. Another great way to rock polka dot, on some ripped whitewash jeans. also, notice her Egyptian cat-eye(the make-up)? 

Kahyi shows off her hair bow attempt with her twists!! :)

21/05/2013. Key looks lovely in her Chitenge skirt, she draws out the yellow in her skirt with a yellow vest. Notice her leather satchel? :)

23/05/2013. Kahyi. :)

Boulevard Modish: 28/05/2013. We love this army style polka dot blouse, the white pants and skinny brown belt. also, how cute are her accessories? :)

24/05/2013. Kahyi experimenting with a look...(The bodice was designed by Khayani.) :)