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.

EMBELLISHED TURBANS IN PICTURES

Ads Hey Divas, 2016, we saw the debut of turbans and now 2017, it is still here in all creativity with the embellished turbans. I always love to wear some glitter and embellishment (well who doesn’t). I think a little sparkle and glitter never hurt anyone which is why we’ve got…

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NIGERIAN NATIVE ATTIRE STYLES FOR WEDDING

Hey Lovelies The asoebi style is just amazing as it should be, let’s take a trip back into the past shall we; centuries ago before and during colonialism the asoebi was such a huge venture in the west, according to some historians, the weaving of cloth was done by housewives…

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LATEST ANKARA STYLES FOR WEDDINGS

Hey Lovelies I’ve always wondered if we have a wedding season in Nigeria. It seems like there are so many weddings happening at once every weekend. As I speak to you I’ve just received two wedding invitations that would be held on the same day, towns apart. Wedding ceremonies are…

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THURSDAY ANKARA LOOKBOOK

Hey Divas, Every year brings and come’s along with its own fashion and style. 2017 is no exception as it came in full dose of Ankara. All kudos to our fashion designers who have made great effort in 2017 to please Ankara fashionistas with diversities of Ankara styles. I’m pretty…

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NATIVE STYLES YOU CAN SHOW YOUR TAILOR

Hey Lovelies Knowing one’s culture and background is a form of identity; the zulu people of south African do not play with their traditions and cultures, it’s not a joke to them Neither should it be a joke to the Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa and other tribal people of Nigerian. There…

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ASO EBI GALLERY

Hey Lovelies I love this quote “the eyes are the mirror of the soul”. Frau Feuerameise says “my eyes are my favourite part of me not for how they look; but for how they see”. It’s always very important what we feed our eyes, mentally and fashion wise. As a…

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ASO EBI SPECIAL; LOVING THE SQUAD

Hey Divas, One thing you would definitely notice in today’s weddings are the Aso ebi squad. You can never miss them as they never go unnoticed, they put in their best to look good and they are usually the life of the party. They come in groups, beautifully dressed and with…

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LOVELY FAMILY ASO EBI STYLES

Hi Damsels! No doubt, a wedding ceremony is usually a very blissful affair. I recall the beautiful traditional marriage ceremony I attended over the weekend. Honestly, this wedding was one of the best things that ever happened to me over the weekend. Yes! Despite spending more time than I expected,…

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STYLISH ASO EBI FASHION TRENDS YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies Fashion can be a lot of things, sometimes its as easy as tucking in a shirt in a skirt and other times you have to place embellishments and decorations in the right place. Fashion is all about dressing and so its not unusual that fashionista’s are up for…

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GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, It’s not quite clear where the custom originated in Africa, but a gele is a cultural must-have accessory across Africa, particularly in Nigeria where it is called a gele. With a resurgence in African pride in recent years, the head wrap has become stylish among African communities across the…

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STYLE INSPIRATION; MAKE UP AND TURBAN

Hey Divas, If you still believe that you can only turn up in a well made up face and matching Gele, you are wrong. Turbans are stylishly taking over. They are easy to tie, not as painful as Gele and will still give you the chic and elegant look you…

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ANKARA STYLES THAT MAKE YOUR LEGS LOOK LONGER

Hey Divas, If there’s a trend among things women often wish they could change about their bodies, it’s usually the un-changeable, most especially if you want to be taller, there’s not much you can do about it. Many people wish they had longer legs. The truth is, you may not…

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LATEST ASO EBI STYLES: WEEKDAY SPECIAL

Hey Boo Boo’s I hope you are having a fantastic day so far? Its the middle of the work week already, how time flies. While you are busy at work, we are busy looking for the best fashion style inspirations for you. Today we’ve gotten some interesting aso ebi styles, unlike…

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LIKE MOTHER LIKE DAUGHTER; TWINNING STYLES TO COPY

Hey Divas Mothers and Daughters, The Mother-Daughter bond is certainly a special one. Sometimes mom’s fashion sense even transcends to the daughter who looks up to her. Sometimes each has a style all her own. Regardless, they share a love that is unique and certainly special. Despite her sometimes-questionable clothing choices,…

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ASO OKE BRIDAL INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Not sure if you noticed this but there are more traditional brides wearing aso-oke fabric. The aso oke trend that we saw last year was so rampant that this year it’s gotten even bigger and better. In case you wonder why the aso-oke was called the ‘top cloth’ or ‘clothing…

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LATEST ASO EBI STYLES 2017

Hey Lovelies The weekend was a blast for me and am sure it was for you too, in times when we have so much fun, we wish it would go on forever but it never does, the work week comes knocking and we have to be ready. However because we…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE OLDER WOMEN

Hey Divas, In the fast-paced fashion industry, it can often feel like there’s a glaring lens always refocusing on what’s youthful and new, neglecting and forgetting the older women. These women has proved that age is a trivial matter as they have lived through dynamic decades. They  have navigated life’s…

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THURSDAY ASO EBI LOOK BOOK

Hey Divas, Appearance  is one of the things that promotes unity and also it additionally gives way for individuality so it’s all about how best to use your individuality to your advantage. Fashion in Nigeria basically comprises of the aso ebi and the Ankara appearance which is majorly for uniformity. In…

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REMARKABLE ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Lovelies Buying a new piece for a wedding is almost always a necessity in Nigeria. Almost all Nigeria weddings have an aso ebi package involved. This package is bought by or given out to guest, the fabrics and necessary attachment found in this package is based on the choices…

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GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

Hey Divas,  Gele is one thing you can’t take away from an African woman. Geles are usually made specially for special occasions, such as, traditional weddings, milestone birthday, chieftaincy title celebrations, and other special occasion celebrations. One thing, we all can agree with is that Gele is as an accessory that…

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ANKARA ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Lovelies Despite the fact that the Ankara fabric is one that’s largely used by thousands, it is still one of the enormously used fabrics when it comes to picking a material for the “aso ebi”. This usage can be due to so many reasons but it could easily have to…

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PARENT AND CHILD ANKARA STYLES YOU SHOULD SEE

Hi Damsels! It’s another beautiful week in the month of June. The surprising thing is that time is actually like a river. Before you know it, this month will be gone, and we’ll be dealing with the next month. Really, how time flies! Well, in the usual African spirit, Ankara…

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ASO EBI STYLES: SHOWCASE

Hey Lovelies The secret to finding the best wedding look has little to do with the fabric and more to do with the style. While a fabric holds importance, the style itself is what brings the fabric to life, giving forth a look that people would be excited to see…

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ANKARA STYLES THAT WOULD MAKE YOU FALL IN LOVE

Hey Divas, It happens. You fall in love. Sometimes, hard. Become obsessed. Spend all your time with that object of your affection. Forget that the world outside of The One even exists, we’ve all been there and can testify to that extraordinary feeling. Whether you are with your dream partner…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE NEW MONTH

Hey Divas, Happy New months guys!!! Its the month of June, the 6th month of the year. By now, we have established our love for Africa with our indigenous Ankara fabrics and I’m sure you would agree with me that this year has rather being a colourful year with the…

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GELE TUTORIAL VIDEO

Hey Lovelies Who doesn’t like parties? If you don’t like parties then… am just going to leave it there but you already know what you are. An owambe (party in Yoruba) is something we look forward to, after a long week it. One of the ways you can feel like…

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PLUS SIZE ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, The evolution and ever-expanding selection of clothing options of plus-size fashion everywhere is starting to happen. And it didn’t just happen overnight, it took years by influential plus-size bloggers to make this reality which is why we see new brands and plus-size ranges are popping up daily. It’s…

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STANDOUT ANKARA PIECES YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies There are some styles that are just hard to miss; the reason? Because they are standout pieces. Stand out pieces are not the normal styles you see, yes they can be generalized for example “a cold shoulder gown” or a “flared skirt” but there’s always that bit that…

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10 ASO EBI STYLES THAT ARE FASCINATING

Hey Lovelies What are the essentials at every and any traditional/native ceremony in Nigeria? There’s just a single answer to this question and that’s the aso ebi package. There’s no ceremony that doesn’t have the aso ebi package, as far as its a ceremony that has to do with our…

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GET A DASH OF DAZZLE WITH THESE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, Nothing compares to the thrill of a new Ankara collection. We have come to expect a level of fabulosity and creativity with Ankara fabrics, and they are yet to disappoint. They add a dash of dazzle, glam and uniqueness to one’s look which is why everywhere you turn,…

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WEDDING GUEST GELE TRENDS IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, Let talk style with wedding guest gele styles. Wedding seasons are always on and we love the creativity that comes with gele in Nigeria. Nigerians are usually the perfect wedding guests as they know how to combine colours, styles and designs to be stunning as ever. But they…

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8 ASO EBI STYLES FOR PLUS SIZE LADIES THIS SEASON

Hey Divas, For plus size women who love taking risks with fashion, there is no word more groan-inspiring than the word “flattering.” There are so many plus size style tips to consider that have absolutely everything to do with seeking out garments that flatter your figure. In fact, some of…

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ASO EBI SPECIAL; KIDDIES CHOICE

Hey Divas, It is well known fact that little kiddies are just very young people with aim of being like daddy or mummy when they grow up. With this, you would agree that beauty is not something foreign to them; beauty matters can’t be foreign to them at their tenderest age as…

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ZAINAB BALOGUN APPROVED LOOKS FOR WORK

Hey Lovelies Your wardrobe is part of living your best life, imagine opening it and staring into your world of fabulous pieces. You don’t have to have a closet as big as the size of a room, all you need to do is fill up your closet with meaningful pieces….

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2017 CORPORATE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, The feeling  of the week coming to an end is one feeling that can’t be explained. You are probably getting relaxed and looking forward to that blissful weekend. Most times, as you are getting relaxed and preparing for the weekend, you would probably be toning down on your…

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VELVET TURBANS IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, In Africa, turbans were commonly used strictly by Muslim clerics, orthodox Christian priests and court officials among other nobles. Turban headgear which is originally worn by men in North Africa, South and South-East Asia, has gained acceptance and popularity over time in the world of fashion not just…

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MORE ASO EBI STYLES FROM THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas, We are all familiar with owambes as most weekends are full of them. Weekends always give us a full dose of aso ebi styles. These owambes are usually one of the many ways we relax during the weekend from a full week of work whilst having fun in…

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TUESDAY DOSE: GLAM ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Lovelies Having to feel like you are living is something that a lot of us love like to feel after running around trying to make ends meet; getting time off to relax and meet up with friends or attend forums and ceremonies is part of “having a life”. Inclusiveness…

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BOLD AND COLOURFUL ANKARA STYLES TO ROCK

Hey Divas, The Nigerian fashion industry has witnessed the dominance of Ankara fabrics, giving a boost to the industry. Ankara styles has been visible at every social gathering  in 2016 and has since maintained its dominance even this year 2017. Ankara  print  has really  set the trend in the fashion…

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6 TRENDY PLUS SIZE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, This season is very different because for the past few years, fashion has been talking about inclusive-ity, but now designers are practicing what they’ve been preaching. We saw multiple curvy women styles, as designers weren’t squeezing them into sample sizes, they were creating clothes in their sizes, showing curves…

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ANKARA ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Lovelies The weekend pretty much kicks off every known owambe ceremony and its important to know that you are well prepared. Getting invited to either a wedding or burial or naming ceremony leaves you with the thought “what to wear?”. Answering that question means that you have put in a…

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SEE STUNNING GELE STYLES FROM OVER THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas, The African woman head-wrap holds a distinctive position in the history of African dressing both for its longevity and for its potent significations.It endured the travail of colonialism and never passed out of fashion. Gele’s are a very important part of many social functions in Africa, especially Nigeria. It…

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CASUAL ANKARA STYLES TO ROCK THIS WEEKEND

Hey Divas, The excitement that comes with the weekend is practically what takes most of  us throughout the entire week, we relive each fun moment every minute of the day during the week when we are down or upset about work stuff, this helps us to look forward to the…

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ASO EBI STYLES LOOK-BOOK

Hey Divas, Fashion as we know, is a constantly changing thing, so you should endeavor to keep up with the current trends to look and feel fashionable.  If you are a regular guest at Nigerian weddings, then you know that Aso ebi has become a serious discussion. There is no…

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8 HOT GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

Hey Lovelies While you’ve been invited to a ceremony that involves you wearing traditional native attires can be an exciting prospect, you have to seek out new ways to craft your look. This challenge can be fun or cumbersome depending on your mindset, however we would prefer you keep an…

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