Aso Ebi

If you love Ankara, lace and other fabrics that are African related then you would love our aso ebi style category which brings you the latest style trends for every occasion.

TURBAN STYLES THAT ARE FRIDAY WORTHY

Ads Hey Divas, Most of us have been in situations where we are clueless on exactly what to wear, and even what to do with our hair. Or maybe you don’t know how to tie your head-wrap for a quick trip out, then you are in the right place for…

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ANKARA STYLES TO SHAKE UP YOUR WEEK

Hey Divas, In between the whole confusion and mistaken ideas going around in the world of fashion, the ideology that the Ankara fabric can only be worn in one way is one of the things we would be considering in this post.  This particular rule is false and we have…

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MID WEEK ASO EBI GLAM

Hey Divas, It’s a beautiful Wednesday and its just two days before Saturday. Its not too late to be inspired by some of the chillest aso ebi styles from instagram. While you might be wondering about what you would wear to that ceremony come Saturday or perhaps Sunday you should…

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2017 BRIDAL GELE STYLES

Hey Divas, We’re African ladies and we sure love our African traditional fashion and styles. We love it more when we rock it with the best of trendy Gele head ties that absolutely look perfect on us. Now when it comes to our traditional weddings where we can rock everything traditional, it…

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YUMMMY ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, When it comes to turning up at parties and events, Nigerian women are second to none. You can easily differentiate happening naija babes with the type of outfit they put on especially if the dress is made with the ever versatile Aso ebi fabric. It’s safe to say…

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GELE STYLES TO SLAY BEFORE 2017 ENDS

Hey Divas, If you have been following up on gele styles, you would have upgraded your wardrobe with the latest styles by now. The beauty and goal of it all is for you to be well groomed, prepared and glamorous for that event. Before 2017 shuts down, we would like…

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10 BEST ASO EBI STYLES OF THE WEEK

Your aso ebi style says a lot about you, it tells a story even before you open your mouth to speak, what story it tells all depends on you. A story can go both ways. sweet or sour. This Friday we decided to find 10 of the best aso ebi…

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PLUS-SIZE ASO EBI STYLES IN PICTURES

Hi Damsels! As we all know, Saturdays are for weddings!! You know what to expect at Nigerian weddings, big parties, big family, big food, Aso ebi  pepper them gang, and many more. We love to celebrate big! A big wedding comes with different packages such as; expensive clothes, elegant women and…

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FRIDAY STYLE WITH TURBANS

Hey Divas, Turbans indeed, have become the new cool. It is fast becoming one of the timeless, fashion-forward hair accessory that makes your personal style to have no reason to suffer, especially when your hair styling fails. With an effective cost when buying, you barely spend on it, if you’ve…

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SEE THE GRAND TWO IN ONE WEDDING OF ZAINAB AND ADEWALE

Hey Divas, There are three keys to marriage and they are all very difficult to forge.The first is communication. Suffice to say that good communication requires practice, goodwill, determination and a considerable amount of inborn talent. The second is respect, which in many ways is more important than love. Love comes…

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FRIDAY NIGHT GLAM MAKEUP TUTORIAL WITH RONKE RAJI

You’ve got to trust in the power of an elaborate eye-Makeup and sultry lips. Friday night are the time when you need to glam up. Its all about where you are heading to and this time its way better because you have enough time to put some thought into your…

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THURSDAY GELE GLAM LOOK-BOOK

Hey Divas, Looking good has always been our watchword! Even when we are ready to sleep, we make sure we are dressed to suit our bodies.  There is no gainsaying that we don’t appreciate the number of compliments we receive when we rock some great attires especially when it has…

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MID WEEK GELE GLAM

Hey Divas, Nigerian women are now known to wear gele to different events. These beautiful  African pieces give women the sophisticated edge. They were usually worn with traditional attire in the past, but these days they are combined with a variety of outfits in a unique way. Some women don’t…

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MID-WEEK TRENDY ANKARA STYLES

What a wonderful time of the year… While its a time for sober reflection its also a time where everybody and their family celebrate one thing or the other. Friday this week is a special time for our Muslim brothers and sisters, its their own event before Christmas, a little…

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6 NIGERIAN WOMEN THAT SLAYED THE GELE GAME

Hey Divas, Definitely the word ”Gele” isn’t alien to us Nigerians because at one point or the other we have rocked this fashion accessory to parties, most especially weddings and those other places where we go with the intention to slay like no other. This Nigerian version of a head wrap…

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ELEGANT SMALL GELE IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, The weekend is often filled with parties from weddings, naming ceremonies, house warming and many more that requires you to rock your modern traditional wears in a more super glam way. We saw quite a number of attires finished up with the perfect small gele which is why we’ve got these small…

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COLOURFUL FRIDAY TURBAN WRAPS

Hey Divas, The African aesthetic is increasingly fashionable. After consolidating the tendency of assuming the natural roots of the hair, the turban is another form of fashion origins. Like a crown, open or closed, the wraps are part of the head of women with attitude, whether white or black. The use…

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LATEST MAKE UP AND GELE STYLES

Hey Divas, One thing about we ladies is that we all love to look good. Wherever or whatever the case might be, we often want to look as best as we can. We all love a good and perfect face beat with eyebrows on fleek, lip popping… everything on FIA. Even…

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MID-WEEK GELE GLAM INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, West African fashion is known for its bright and beautiful headgear, from traditional Nigerian geles to aso-okes. We know how Nigerians never joke with their gele. They know how to style them even when they don’t they have the services of make up artists to do that for them with a…

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FUN AND FABULOUS GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, It is very amazing to look good as this enables people not only to admire you but it will also earn quite a number of compliments which will put a smile and keep it on your face. This compliment goes a long way to lighten up your mood with…

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GELE AND MAKEUP PICTURES THAT ARE TRULY A WORK OF ART

Hey Divas, Go to a Nigerian wedding on any given weekend , especially Saturdays and you will find family, friends and well wishers of the couple styled with a gele, all in identical fabrics. Family and friends signify their relationship to the celebrant by wearing aso-ebi (which often is accompanied with gele), a Yoruba…

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CHECK OUT THESE MID-WEEK GELE GLAM

Hey Divas, By now, it is a known and established fact that we, at Madivas, love gele. However it might be, we love this great accessory that have redefined parties and owambes. But before we show off the gele collection for this beautiful Wednesday, let go down the history lane…

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PERFECTLY STUNNING ASO OKE GELE STYLES

Hey Divas, Head gear has become one of the trending fashion movement. The gele fashion has recreated a trend all on its own, though it is not easy to achieve a perfect stunning gele. But then you can’t blame people for turning their head side to side so you can…

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6 GELE LOOKS TO START YOUR WEEK

Hey Divas, Throughout history, women and men of diverse backgrounds have used headwear to demonstrate their beauty, hair care and elements of their culture. Wearing a head-wrap not only offers a sense of community and represents woman’s marital or religious status, but it can also be a symbolic way to…

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A QUICK LOOK AT THE LATEST ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies There is so much information at your disposal when it comes to how to style your Ankara fabric, therefore there is certainly no excuse to remain a style recluse. Admittedly sometimes this information might be a bit overwhelming but overall you could sieve through this information to make…

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BRIDAL GELE STYLES IN FOCUS

Hey Divas, Dressing with confidence is more than wearing the latest fashion trend, it’s about feeling good about what you’re wearing, looking poised and feeling self-assured in all situations. Dressing with confidence entails wearing the right attire for the right event. It is no news African headgear popularly known as…

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LATEST ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Lovelies In the beginning, the aso ebi styles weren’t as popular as they were now, only a few people would throw a party and invite friends to purchase an aso ebi. Nowadays, its more of a right of passage something that friends are supposed to do in order to…

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EYE-CATCHING GELE STYLES

Hey Divas, While growing up as kids, gele was something of an amusement and a source of curiosity. To the adults, it is often an interesting accessory which creates a fascination towards not only its symbolism, but to its technique as well. Gele which got its name from the Yoruba people…

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COOL ASO EBI STYLES YOU NEED TO CHECK OUT

Hey Lovelies Fashion is all about dressing up according to whats in vogue. As a true fashion lover, you would always be in a hunt for whats new because you are ready for the challenge of trying something different. Fashion is also about taking calculated risk that would ultimately lead…

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DAZZLING GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, Since ancient times, across so many cultures and for amyriad of reasons, women have covered their hair — an act tied up in competing notions of freedom and oppression. The gele is loaded with an immense amount of cultural symbolism. It denotes your social standing, your relationship status,…

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MONDAY GELE LOOK-BOOK INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, In Western Africa, Nigeria to be precise, the “gele” is an accessory worn with a traditional Nigerian outfit. It is usually worn by females with a traditional attire, for special occasions like weddings, naming ceremonies, burials, church services, and religious celebrations. Geles are worn by African Women to…

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FRIDAY ANKARA GELE LOOKBOOK

Hey Divas, Seeing how nice the gele can make a woman look, it is no surprise that every fashionista wants to try adorning these beautiful headgears every now and then. Ankara is very popular this season and many fashionistas are choosing to use this material for their gele. Ankara gele…

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THURSDAY GELE LOOK-BOOK

Hey Divas, Living in the modern life requires women to always look stunning. Especially if you have to meet special people every day, such as your clients, partners, or friends. You must give your best appearance to describe yourself first, before your attitude can tell people about you. Gele can…

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6 LATEST GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, Gele is an unavoidable part of our everyday life and routine. I do not know who discovered gele, but in the name of all the women – We are incredibly thankful for it. The real question is, how much impact does gele have on you throughout your day…

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ASO EBI STYLES: MAGNIFIQUE!

Hey Lovelies Ignoring the height of publicity that the aso ebi style has gain is a full-hardy move literally. When people are out on a quest, looking for the most interesting and bedazzling native styles that would stand out, you too should be on that quest most especially when that…

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TUESDAY GELE AND MAKE UP IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, Would you be shocked to hear that makeup and gele affects you even if you don’t wear it? I mean, think about it, we are living in a society where plastic surgery is at an all-time high. On top of that, the makeup and gele industry is one…

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SEE HOW LADIES ROCKED GELE OVER THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas,  Gele is more than wrapping the material round one’s head. Today, the women of Nigeria are willing to pay more to learn how to tie any gele of their choice. A well tied gele will attract as much attention, if not more, than the outfit itself. What is fascinating about it…

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THE BEST ASO EBI STYLES FROM THIS PAST WEEKEND

Hey Lovelies It’s almost always an appropriate serene afternoon during most weekend, at least this season. The dry season is a good time to celebrate your wedding if the golden light from the sun is an important feature in your planning and arrangement. This also affects the wedding guest in…

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TURBAN STYLES TO SEE THIS FRIDAY

Hey Divas, Tying a piece of cloth around the head is not specific to any one cultural group. Men and women have worn and continue to wear some type of fabric head covering in many societies. What does appear to be culturally specific, however, is the way the fabric is…

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THURSDAY GELE IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, A gele is without a doubt one of the simplest yet chicest of accessories. We think of African women wearing them with panache while making an effortless and elegant fashion statement, but actually, it is a special finishing touch across the globe and across borders. The gele can also stand…

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MID-WEEK ASO EBI STYLES: UNCHAINED

Ever seen Django Unchained? If you have then you already know what these post is about. You see Django was once a slave and he broke free, which means he was independent in his act. Today, we have become liberated from the shackles that were binding us from not being…

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MID WEEK GELE STYLES- GLOW UP

Hey Divas, If there’s one accessory we always have on hand as Africans, it’s a gele, the eternally and effortlessly chic accessory you can wear all year round (though materials may vary). They dress up any look. They’re an easy way to add a kick to your ensemble. They offer…

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