Tag Archives: I Rep Turkey

I Rep Turkey: December Magazine Covers by Sinem Bilen-Onabanjo

It occured to me only this morning – today being the second day of December and of course the day when most Turkish monthly glossies hit the stands – that I have not repped Turkey in a while. In fact, … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: 50 Ways to Tell You’re Turkish by Sinem Bilen-Onabanjo

Hello FAB People! As you may or may not know today, 29 October 2011, is the 88th birthday of the Turkish Republic and as such, I wanted to rep my homeland with a blog post. However, having taking part in … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: Turkish Diva Sezen Aksu at Royal Albert Hall by Guest Writer Filiz Emre

Last Thursday night, Royal Albert Hall was home to Turkish diva Sezen Aksu’s mesmerising two and a half hour set. Not only a shaping force in the collective memory of generations in her native country but also an enchanting female … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: September Magazine Covers

Another month, another Turkish magazine covers round-up as I realise I have not not been repping Turkey for a while now (blame it on the madness here at FAB HQ in the run up to print!), so without further ado, … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: Vogue Turkey August 2011 Cover and Colorama Editorial

Well, what can I say? It seems Vogue Turkey has got its act together this month and more than made up for the cheap excuse of a cover for last issue with their brand new August cover featuring fresh faces … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: July Magazine Covers

 
Greetings from an oven-baked Istanbul, FAB Ones! Round about 35 degrees Celsius today and so humid, one may actually melt away just sitting and chilling. In a bid to write little but offer plenty and to remain FABulously Turkish, I … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: Hometown Glory by Sinem

I am back home.
Istanbul lies in all its glory, waters of the Bosphorus sparkling sapphire on sunny days like this. She – the courtesan of many an empire makes eyes at you, twirls her raven locks and laughs a hearty … Continue reading

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I Rep Turkey: Nihat Odabasi

Yesterday, one of my Naija sisters kindly took it upon herself to remind me not once, not twice, but three times that I am actually not African, but in her words, ‘an African wannabe’ (For those who want gist, you’re … Continue reading

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