Inspirational

Thoughts πŸ’­

Faith that withstood the shocks of toil and time, Hope that defied despair, Patience that conquered care, And loyalty whose courage was sublime; Teaching us how to seek the highest goal, To earn the true success; To live to love, to bless, And make death proud to take a royal soul. β€” Louisa M. Alcott.… Continue reading Thoughts πŸ’­

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Accessories · African Beauty · African designers · African Inspired · beauty · Fashion & Style

Agbada Duo

Having a partner to coordinate dresses with is awesome; having a mini-vacation fashionista to coordinate with is triple super awesome. With the never ending varying styles to rocking female agbada, a stylish mother-daughter set amps to the trending Nigerian style.Β Trending: Agbada + High HeelsπŸ‘  Lilien, who is the wife of Nigerian popular comedian Klint da… Continue reading Agbada Duo

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Uguru

Uguru (Igbo word for Harmattan) is here, and it came along with the mischievous wind that lifts up your skirt, the crackling electricity that sparks when you are handling cotton fabric, the dry dry, cold weather, your perpetual dependence on Vaseline and last but not least, the dry chapped lips πŸ’‹. If you have lived… Continue reading Uguru

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I’d like a way To change the clouds that bring us sorrow, And build to-day a bright to-morrow; To banish cares that tarry long, And have the days like the blue-bird’s songβ€” I’d like a way. I’ll find a wayβ€” I’ll set sail when the breeze is high, And calmly drift when pleasure’s nigh; I’ll… Continue reading Thoughts πŸ’­

beauty · Fashion & Style · Runway

Alex Perry Resort 2018 Collection

For me, one of the high points of being a fashion blogger is discovering awesomic designers that I did not know before. And I just discovered one. Alex Perry is an Australian designer (very renowned; his dresses has been worn by big names like Miranda Kerr, HRH Crown Princess Mary, Jennifer Lopez, Kim Kardashian West,… Continue reading Alex Perry Resort 2018 Collection

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Thoughts πŸ’­

I will not kill or hurt any living creature needlessly, nor destroy any beautiful thing, but will strive to save and comfort all gentle life and guard and perfect all natural beauty on earth. I will strive to raise my own body and soul daily into all the higher powers of duty and-happiness, not in… Continue reading Thoughts πŸ’­

African designers · beauty · Fashion & Style · Street style

Maki Oh’s Fall 2017 Collection

  With the changing, more accepting attitude towards fashion and style in Nigeria, I can picture someone wearing the blue blouse with 'oh' inscriptions printed in white featuring cut-outs at the chest downwards in Enugu, she will look really bold and daring; for myself I will personally pair that blouse with white shorts, it will… Continue reading Maki Oh’s Fall 2017 Collection

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Thoughts πŸ’­

I waited long until the sky Should give me of its blue To weave and wear, and share, and weave The very stars into. The days they went, the years they went, And left my hands instead Another thing for wonderment, The mending and the bread. Ah me, and one must set a hand To… Continue reading Thoughts πŸ’­

beauty · Bridals · Fashion & Style

Elie Saab: Fall 2018 Bridal Collection

Very famous for creating magic out of fabrics, Elie Saab in his 14 pieces bridal collection again transforms tulle, chiffon, lace into sparkles. The collection features simple, modest cuts and designs with Elie's added signature embellishments changing each piece from the traditional gown silhouettes to a stunning fairy tale magic. This is a collection brides… Continue reading Elie Saab: Fall 2018 Bridal Collection