It’s June and that means it will officially be summer in a very short bit. We all know what that means; summer fashion, summer flings, beaches, showcasing the summer bodies we worked all year for (Don’t worry or feel pressured, every body is a summer body- get it?) and of course summer events which are an essential part to summer.
The flurry of activities which herald and make the better part of summer are as inevitable as they are many. To help you keep up with all the fashionable events happening this month and all the events you just have to attend or should add to your social calendar, From London Fashion Week 2019 to the Kenyan Beauty Expo, here are all the events happening this month you should plan to attend as well as a little style guide to go along with it!
HOUSE OF TARA REGIONAL BEAUTY ENTREPRENEURS CONFERENCE
Date: 2nd – 29th June 2019
Style Inspiration: Casual Chic
Leading makeup brand House Of Tara will be hosting a makeup long conference in various key cities all over Nigeria and if you are a beauty buff, makeup artist or enthusiast you should plan to attend. Take a page from blogger and content creator’s style book Vanessa Azar and step into the conference looking super stylish and laidback.
CFDA AWARDS 2019
Date: 3rd June 2019
Style Inspiration: Red Carpet Glam
Once again, it is that the time of the year where the CFDA will be honoring some of the most talented designers who have put out the best works in the past year and this year, Ghanaian-American creative powerhouse Virgil Abloh has been nominated in two different categories – Menswear and Accessory Designer of the Year.
LONDON FASHION WEEK MENS 2019 | LFW CRUISE 2020
Date: 7th – 10th June 2019
Style Inspiration: Fashion Week Ready
It’s fashion season also! The long-awaited London Fashion Week 2019 kickstarts on the 7th of June and will run all through June 2019. Every fashion insider or enthusiast will be attending London Fashion Week 2020 in some capacity – in real life or remotely – and if you will attending any of the shows, let style blogger and influencer Temi Otedola inspire you to step out serving it hot!
WISH AFRICA EXPO
Date: 8th – 9th June
Style Inspiration: Boss Babe
Taking place in London this year, the Wish Africa Expo is multi-industry platform that showcases and focuses on African culture, commerce and development and attempts to change the narrative within the continent and beyond.
THE WEDDING EXPO
Date: 8th – 9th June 2019
Style Inspiration: Wedding Buff
The Wedding Expo Johannesburg will be taking place at East Rand at Carnival City Sun Park from the 8th of June to the 9th of June. Step in dressed pretty and ready to make your selections as a bride to be or a wedding enthusiast.
VALUE4HER B2B TRADE FAIR
Date: 12th – 14th June 2019
Style Inspiration: Trade Fair Ready
The Kenyan’s Value4Her B2B Trade Fair aims to connect women in the agro-industry with potential new customers, partners and a promising network of contacts across the African agro-industry.
FRANSCHHOEK WINTER WINES
Date: 15 June 2019
Style Inspiration: Wine Buff
What better way to spend a day in July than to indulge in a little wine tasting happening at Franschhoek Cellar, Johannesburg? None. Don on a pretty dress, maybe with a hat and let your tastebuds indulge in some great wine and learn a bit about wine history and more.
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA
Date: 22nd June 2019
Style Inspiration: Yoga Chic
The free event taking place in South Africa is opening its doors to everyone and anyone passionate about yoga to come and share their knowledge and passion without attendees.
KENYAN BEAUTY EXPO
Date: 19th-21 June 2019
Style Inspiration: Laidback Bossbabe
The Kenyan Beauty Expo is projected to host exhibitors and industry insiders from over twenty surrounding countries for the country’s prime trade exhibition centered on beauty and cosmetics so go there dressed ready to shop till you drop!