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EMY Recommends

So many African, particularly Ghanaian fashion and self-care brands, are churning out world-class products. You should give some a try. Don’t worry if you don’t know where to look. EMY’s got you covered.

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ATTO TETTEH MULTI-COLOURED SILK TOP & CHOCOLATE URBAN PRINT TOP

These picks are perfect shirts to master the smart-casual dress code. You can’t go wrong pairing these with shorts or trousers. They are the fashion-forward street style looks to rock this season.

HORSEMAN FORMAL BROGUES

It’s officially brogue season, and we’re here for it! Whether you’re dressing for a smart casual event or a semi-formal function, these shoes can perfectly complete your look.

To dress up in a pair of brogues, try wearing them with a stylish pair of suit pants or trousers, a shirt and blazer.

BROMMON DOUBLE BREASTED SUIT

Refined and elegant as always, the double-breasted piece is constructed from the finest fabric, making it lightweight and comfortable. When it comes to modern suit style, we know this piece will make sure you’re catching everyone’s attention.

HEEL THE WORLD ADINKRA ENVY

Ready to step out in your own customised shoes? Then HTW’s got you. Choose every single element of your HTW Adinkra Envy, from the leather to colours, sole and other embellishments such as a personal monogram. Sounds like a cool deal to me.

TOKYO JAMES STRIPE KNIT POLO SHIRT

Since 2021 colour trends are skewing toward bright and eye-catching hues, the strip knit polo shirt by Tokyo James is perfect for the season. It features all the colours such as bold red, aqua blue and bright blue and orange. You’re sure to turn heads with this.

CAVEMAN HERMIT WATCH

The Caveman Black Hermit watch easily adds a touch of class to any outfit. This timepiece has a relatively flat case and a subtle yet sophisticated minimalist design with a triple plated rose-gold bezel and crown. The design makes is easy to dress with. If you’re looking for fine jewellery to complement your outfit, this is your best bet!

THICK TALL MAN FEDORA

Ever since fedoras appeared in 1882, they have been in and out of fashion, but fast forward to 2021, Thick Tall Man unisex fedora is reigning supreme. It easily elevates a boring outfit to a statement piece. Just don’t forget to purchase doubles because your partner might be interested in borrowing yours.

TALATA BE CALM HAND MOISTURISER

Be Calm moisturiser by Talata is specially formulated for men’s skin. With calming notes of lime, jasmine and lemongrass, it is easily absorbed, leaving less residue on the skin’s surface for a shine-free appearance. We recommend using this after every hand wash.

R&R SHEA OIL

As you get older, your skin starts to change and look a little less vibrant than it used to. You can no longer just wake up, splash some water on your face, and go about your day. This is where R&R shea oil comes in. It’s guaranteed to keep you looking young and fresh if you incorporate it in your daily routine!

SKIN GOURMET COFFEE & MORINGA SCRUB

Skin Gourmet’s Coffee & Moringa Scrub is a must-have for all skin care enthusiasts. This is not ordinary scrub. It doesn’t just remove grime and dirt. It also repairs your skin by rejuvenating your skin cells, reduces acne breakouts and eventually gives you a spot free clear skin. Who knew all your skincare wahala could be solved under 60 cedis?

BÔHTEN ARISTOTLE GOLD ROSEWOOD CLASSIC

These Bôhten eye glasses are a symbol of confidence, style and creativity. They are designed to look timeless and classic. Must cop!

Grace Dorcas Annan

Grace Dorcas Annan is a marketer and PR professional who represents fashion designers, photographers, models, cinematographers in Ghana. She specialises in business development and advisory and is passionate about how storytelling and targeted fashion messaging create business-changing content. Presently a children’s book author, she’s obsessed with innovating new ways of creating amazing content that’s useful, effective and educational for children.