Category Archives: Cultural Events

Ashley Madekwe Seen at The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Pt. 1 L.A. Premiere with Revenge Co-Stars

Nigerian-British actress Ashley Madekwe, star of ABC primetime juicy soap Revenge, was seen in a fire engine red BCBG dress and her favorite Prada heels with her TV co-stars Gabriel Mann and Christa B. Allen at the LA Premiere of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part. 1. Ashley tweeted her red carpet outfit details to her Twitter followers last night. If you’re in love with Ashley’s red carpet outfit, you need to tune in Wednesday nights to see what her character, event planner Ashley Davenport, wears each episode! It’s to die for!

Earlier Ashley was seen in a black and white bod-con dress with a purple quilted, chain bag at the Ermenegildo Zegna and Vanity Fair Event to Benefit the Art of Elysium’s documentary film project. Love her outfit here? Read her blog for daily style inspirations, Ring My Bell!

In related news, Tyler Shields photographed the cast of Revenge in a hip photo-shoot with an accompanying short trailer. The pillow fight-themed photo shoot features Christa B. Allen, Emily Van Camp, Gabriel Mann, Joshua Bowman, Nick Wechsler and Connor Paulo.


Follow Ashley on Twitter: @smashleybell. Reads Ashley’s blog: Ring My Bell

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Cultural Pose is a look at red carpet events!

Fatima Samad and Feyisola Ogunfemi in Toriola Custom Designs

The very first feature on was on New York-based Nigerian fashion designer Tori Famuyiwa. At the Afripreneur of Tomorrrow Scholarship Ball on Friday September 30th, his designs appeared on the event’s Nigerian-American host and CEO of Statuesque Events Feyisola Ogunfemi and Design By U Ghanaian jewelry designer Fatima Samad. was on the scene to capture two kodak moments of Fey and Fatima in Toriola Custom Designs. Check it out…

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Check out a sneak preview of Tori’s Fall/Winter 2012 collection:

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Cultural Presence looks at how celebrities and everyday people wear African fashion straight from the runway.