WEDDING INSPIRATION; MUSLIM BRIDES

Hey Divas, A Muslim wedding, known as the Nikkah, is celebrated with as much grandeur and elegance as any other religious wedding. And, when we hear the word- Muslim bride, our mind starts imagining a beautiful woman with distinctive eye makeup, royal sharara, and a remarkable jhoomar (head accessory). No doubt…

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KIDDIES STYLE CRUSH: AVA AND ANNABELLE

Hi Damsels! Giving your kids that sense of pride isn’t just about sending them to the best schools or buying nice outfits for them. One notable way to give your kids a great sense of pride is by celebrating them. Now, celebrating them here doesn’t mean that you as their…

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RAMADAN STYLE WITH SAUFEEYA GOODSON

Hey Lovelies Style is a personal thing; everyone wants to be stylish but they miss the point. Style is something that has to do with how you feel, what you like etc it has nothing to do with the other person however as much as we have different styles there’s…

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EMBELLISHED TURBANS IN PICTURES

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 one…

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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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YOU’VE NEVER SEEN LINDA IKEJI LOOK THIS GOOD

Hey Lovelies Another weekend, another Thisday life magazine and another fabulous shoot by TY Bello. The creative photographer took to her Instagram to share an exciting STORY… A gesture by Linda made her remember something in both their past, you should read. it would inspire you to Live. Meanwhile we…

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OFF- DUTY CASUAL STYLES FOR THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas, We stare down our closets, five days a week, in search of the perfect professional-meets-fashionable ensembles, and by the time the weekend rolls around, a lady can be forgiven for not wanting to give an ounce of effort to her outfit. But here’s the thing about being a…

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CASUAL STYLES FOR THE MUSLIMAH THIS EID-EL FITRI

Hey Lovelies The celebration begins today, the fast is about to end but that doesn’t and shouldn’t affect your sense of style. While during the celebration you would be rocking maxi’s, abaya’s and caftans, prior to that (which is now) you have to have something to wear if you are…

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CHURCH FASHION: A MIXED AFFAIR

Hey Lovelies This weekend promises to hold up a lot of fun, although the weather seems a bit bleak due to the rain falls you need to remember the essence of the water from the sky. Although you should not allow the weather, however it may be tomorrow affect the…

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LOOK OF THE DAY: TITI’S PASSION-FLORAL FOR JUNE

Hey Lovelies The beauty of style is being able to create new and interesting ways to rock a piece; maybe you’ve gotten a particular item ages ago and you can’t find new ways to rock it and so this piece is locked somewhere in your closet for a period waiting…

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THE TOP 5 MOST EXPENSIVE SNEAKERS OF ALL TIMES

Hey Divas, If you are anything like me, then you would agree that shoe collecting is a sport in its own right. When compiling a fancy collection, price can be no object. For ladies that love sneakers, the following uber expensive pairs of sneakers should not dissuade you from purchase,…

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR BEAUTIFUL ANKARA NOTEBOOK [VIDEO]

Hi Damsels It’s another beautiful DIY journey we are embarking on this day. Of course we get handy with our outfits, bags, shoes, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, hair bands, name it! The most common of all is the Ankara rope necklace. We freestyle with all the things around us, especially when we…

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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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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; DASHING HAWT

Hey Divas, It’s another Friday which I know we all love because of the two wonderful work free days that comes with it. But this weekend is quite special with the whole TGIF feeling as instead of getting two work free days, we’ve got four (Monday and Tuesday) as a…

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ANKARA STYLES: FRESH OFF THE GRAM

Hey Lovelies This year has been full of trends and you could say its a spill off of many trends that started last year however we’ve gotten better at the styles. This year alone we’ve had the statement sleeve or what many call the exaggerated sleeve, we’ve had the bell…

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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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BOY MEETS GIRL: ANKARA STYLES FOR COUPLES

Hey Love’s Being in a relationship is exciting, stressful but magical. The joy of having someone to share all your love with is a feeling that is ethereal. While in a relationship, there would be times where you would want to match with your other half, this happens mostly when…

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WEDDING GUEST WILL LOVE THESE COOL STYLES

Hey Lovelies The fun, the thrill, the excitement are a few of the emotions that make us smile when we receive a wedding invitation. There’s also this warmness that passes through you because you are going to honour and celebrate happily ever after with good friends of yours. Having to…

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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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PICTURE PERFECT GROOM AND GROOMSMEN OUTFITS

Hey Lovelies If you are a man reading this then thumbs up and if you are a lady, then we are assuming you want to make suggestions for your man; Weddings are ultimately stressful and trust me when I say it’s stressful for all party except that the women take…

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4 WEIRD HABITS THAT INTEREST YOUR PARTNER

Hi Damsels! Usually, when you find yourself in a long-term relationship, you don’t just get along with your partner, the two of you tend to merge and become one person. Of course! Your union may be official or not, but you’re still going to share your not-for-the-public personas, and your…

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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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UNIQUE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies When I was younger I discovered the word “unique”, I didn’t quite understood what it meant (deeply) all I knew was a simple fact, I was different and I wanted so much to show that I was different and so I decided to always be myself no matter…

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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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ANKARA HEAD WRAP IN PICTURES

Hey Lovelies Got a bad hair day? Tired of your current look? Woke up late and now you are late for your meeting? Can’t be bothered about styling your hair? If the above questions bother you then I know what you need… There are days when you wake up and…

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CASUAL STYLES TO PUSH YOU INTO THE WEEKEND

Hey darlings, How’s it going? What are your plans for the weekend? How much fun do you intend to have? How would you dress for this activity? The last question is about the most important question to millennials this days, thanks to social media platforms like snap chat, Instagram and face-book…

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ANKARA BOMBER JACKET FOR THE WIN

Hey Lovelies Everyone has a definition of style, every country has an outfitting look that they expect, for example here in Nigeria our look comprise of the Ankara fabric. The Ankara fabric has become a form of pin pointing Nigerians, it has become how we are recognized by the world. As…

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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; REAL SIMPLE

Hey Divas, No matter where you’re headed this Friday night, we know you want to look your best. If you’ve got a date coming up, chances are you’re feeling excited about the occasion but anxious about what to wear. Finding the right outfit can be seriously tough. Every lady has…

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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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CASUAL STYLES IN AFRICAN PRINT

Hey Lovelies We love talking about fashion; we spend an inordinate amount of time going through page upon page, pictures on Instagram etc. to make sure that we bring you the best looks. The feeling we get from the feed backs warm us and push us to do more, we…

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HOTTEST ANKARA SWIMSUITS YOU SHOULD SEE!

Hi Damsels! Yes! The rainy season has finally set in. The beautiful thing about this season is that hotness has finally given way to cold. This is the period when our rooms are naturally air conditioned, then we take advantage of it by lounging under the sheets….lol. In as much…

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THE BIRTHDAY GIRL OUTFIT INSPIRATION

Hey Lovelies Birthdays are a wonderful thing, it reminds us of where we are, were we’ve been and the fact that you are alive and have seen a full year, that definitely counts for a whole lot of things. You have to keep in mind that your “birthday” isn’t just…

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COCONUT WATER SKIN BENEFITS YOU NEVER KNEW

Hi Damsels! We’ve been dealing with coconut oil, but let’s deal with other components of the coconut, its water precisely. Yes! Do you know that coconut water contains nutrients that are useful for the body? Most times we break the coconut and throw the water away, which is so wrong! The truth…

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ANKARA FABRIC AND STYLES WE ABSOLUTELY LOVE

Hey Lovelies The world of fashion can be presented as magical at some point in our lives. The beauty of trends, art and creativity producing a monumental continuity which we refer to as “fashion” can be ethereal sometimes and other times it can be disheveling. Try as much as we…

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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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CASUAL STYLES FOR STUDENTS

Hey Lovelies The years when I was a student holds some of my best memories, the idea of being independent, the reality of growth, the valuable life lessons to learn; Elysian is the word I could use to describe those moments now that I think about it. As a student,…

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TRADITIONAL WEDDING GELE AND MAKE-UP INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Traditional marriage ceremonies are such a huge deal in Nigeria, and they’re the kind of family events that everyone looks forward to eagerly, most especially the bride as it is a showcase of months of planning upon planning. A bride is never complete on her traditional day without…

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SPECTACULAR ANKARA STYLES FOR YOUR BABY GIRL

Hi Damsels! The popular saying that what is source for the goose is source for the gander is actually very inspiring. Of course, virtually every natural food that suits you, suits your child. Your education, shelter and clothing suits her too. For that reason, those lovely outfits you always pull…

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