When it come to actors turned designers Nigeria had Jim Iyke now Ghanaian star actor John Dumelo has launched his own fashion brand, J.Melo at a star-studded ceremony at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Accra. Although the initial line that was launched included only jewellery, hair pieces, handbags, casual African apparels and African-print boxer shorts, the actor hinted that the J.Melo line will soon expand to include other fashion accessories such as shoes and fragrance.


The show started with a fashion show with beautiful models exhibiting the various types of jewelry including rings, necklaces, bangles etc. The wig collection and African wear range of clothes for both sexes. John Dumelo himself modeled with his special African wear shirt and also showed off his J.MELO boxer shorts. ;-)


John Dumelo flashes his J.Melo boxers

Models show off pieces from the J.Melo range

Several celebrities including; Nadia Buari, Juliet Ibrahim, Majid Michel, Jackie Appiah, Prince David Osei, Frank Artus, comedian Funny Face Benson, Beverly Afaglo, Eddie Nettey, Martha Ankomah, TV Presenter Joselyn Dumas, Selassie Ibrahim, Yvonne Okoro, actor Senanu Gbedawu, singer Becca, Nollywood actor Desmond Elliot among other were there to support him.

He revealed that the next launch of the J.MELO Fashion range will be in New York, followed by a launch in Los Angeles, London, Paris, China, Lagos and South Africa. The 4Play actor told Peacefmonline.com that J.MELO shops will be opened in all the above listed cities all over the world.

In Ghana, John Dumelo disclosed that first of the numerous J.MELO shops, will be opened at East Legon in January 2012.

John Dumelo said 20% of all revenue from the sales of his J.MELO fashion range will be used for various charity projects all over the country.



2 Responses

  1. Xoliswa (Cape Town)

    Viva My so Viva, If you open a shop in SA I’ll support it as I have who is almost your age, My son and I always watch your movies in DSTV South Africa and your acting is GOOD!

  2. Blessynz

    I will like to sponsor a child to go to school once u r building it lol so i’d love to buy some of ur accessories JOHN. I’d like to know how i can order some of it?


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.