April, 2016

CHURCH OUTFIT IDEAS: SUNDAY BEST

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Ads Hey Lovelies There is never enough words to emphasize how important it is to look well dressed to church, remember “Cleanliness is next to Godliness” this translates to the fact that you have to pull out the stops on Sunday. Someone once referred to my constant usage of the…

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WHERE TO SEW GOOD NATIVE STYLES IN LAGOS

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Hey Divas, No week goes by without one form of owambe or another and as we are africans, we love to go traditionally attired for these owambe. Of course, that’s where our fashion designers or tailors come in. How well do fashion designers or tailors get that particular flattering style…

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TOP 5 SOAPS TO WASH YOUR ANKARA WITH

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Hey Lovelies Some might call me local when I skip using the washing machine, first I hate piled up clothes and second because of the harshness of detergent most of our clothes can’t stand the washing machine. One of such fabric is the Ankara, this beloved print cannot withstand the…

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5 MOST EFFECTIVE WAYS TO PREVENT STRETCH MARKS.

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Hello Dearies! The scars that appear on your skin due to sudden changes in body size are stretch marks. This is common at puberty, pregnancy, rapid weight gain or loss. Genetic predisposition can increase your likelihood of developing stretch marks. Over stretching of skin does that too. Taking some preventive measures…

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GOING… GOING… GONE PT 1

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Chapter 1 “Memories; the brain’s diary entries of your life. Now, imagine those pages being ripped out and tossed into the wind…you get the picture? Well, that’s the story of my life.” Adunni. O.    A month has passed since I woke up in St. Nicholas hospital, Lagos. Yet, I’m…

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5 WORST LIP BALMS TO APPLY.

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Hey Damsels! We ladies often fall for the hype of a product. It becomes very disheartening when you purchase some lip balms and consider it a “notable fail”. The aim of applying a lip balm is defeated if you have to keep re-applying all day. Here are the five worst…

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TOP 5 MAKEUP ARTISTES IN NIGERIA

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Hey Lovelies The beauty craze has taken over and everyone wants a face beat. I remember walking into a Bm pro shop on Saturday and I met a girl getting her face done to attend a wedding and it was about 4pm already. This trend is no longer unusual, although…

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WHERE TO MAKE OR BUY GOOD CAKES IN LAGOS

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Hey Divas, Cakes serve many purposes in different events and parties but one thing is sure about cakes, they get to be eaten. They are desserts and focal points at parties depicting your personal theme and colour. Want to know where you can get a good focal point cake in…

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5 TOP WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS IN NIGERIA

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Hey Divas, Photographs are one important way to keep memories alive and fresh. In Nigeria, Photography has been an in-thing whether for weddings.  These pictures tells us a better story of the people, place or motive behind the shots of wedding events. Of course to those wonderful people behind the cameras…

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MUST-HAVE: THE CURVED HEM DRESS

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Hey Lovelies The curved hem dress was popularized by Kylie Jenner and since then we’ve seen interesting designs and fabric. There are certainly different looks for the curved hem dress but the most popular version of this outfit is the body-con dress. So am here to give you another reason…

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TOP 5 FLORIST AND FLOWER SHOPS IN LAGOS

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Hey Divas, Flowers intrigue with with their unique beauty and enticing smell adding warm and glow to a room instantly change the feel of a room. Flowers are number one way to decorate for any event as it invokes a sense of freshness, beauty and glory. Decorating with flowers is an art…

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TOP 5 FASHION BLOGGERS IN NIGERIA

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Hey Lovelies Every person is successful if they make a name for themselves in their chosen field. Many of us are not brave enough to embrace and turn our passion into a money making venture but out of the 60% scarredy cats there are the 15% that embark on the…

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TOP 5 SHAMPOO FOR DANDRUFF

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Hey Lovelies Dandruff? I really love talking about this topic because its underrated. Many women out there just ignore the fact that dandruff’s need to be paid close attention to. This is a beauty ailment a lot of women would come under at one point in their life and yet not…

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6 BEST TREATMENTS FOR YOUR CRACKED FEET

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Hey Dearies! Cracked feet affect various persons. This is mostly caused by lack of moisture, using harsh soaps, cold weather, wearing improper footwear and lots more. Red or flaky patches, peeling skin, itchiness, bleeding from the cracks and pain are some of the symptoms of cracked feet. Here are the 6 best treatments…

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MEET FIFI UMENYIORA OUR WOMAN CRUSH WEDNESDAY #49

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Hey Lovelies Our woman crush Wednesday is Fifi Umenyiora known as @fifidilly on Instagram. Fifi Umenyiora is a wife, mother and fitness junkie. One thing we absolutely love about Fifi Umenyiora is her style, if there was ever a unique socialite then Fifi most certainly fits the bill. Another reason why Fifi Umenyiora…

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TOP 7 BRIDAL SHOPS IN LAGOS

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Hey Brides, Finally with the ring on your left hand and showing it off to who cares to know that you are taken, it’s time to shop for that wedding wear and there are many loads of options to choose from. You can’t but wonder where to start from and…

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HOW TO KEEP A MAN

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Making a relationship successful is not an easy task no matter how many years you have been together. Just like women, men want to be loved they might not show it by words and actions but in their heart they want to be loved. Men adores women who shower them…

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TOP 5 MOST EXPENSIVE EVENT VENUES IN LAGOS

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Hey Divas, I know how Lagosians love parties, no week goes by without one party or the other and in one form or the other ranging from Birthdays to Weddings to Anniversaries, Fashion shows, Awards and so many others. Since events are now being held in halls, ditching fields, event…

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TOP 5 SPAS IN LAGOS

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Hey Lovelies Just the other day I was telling my friend how stressed I was and she suggested we go to a SPA. This suggestion really sat well with me because the thought of fluffy towels at the ready, lavender oil scent was getting me relaxed already. There’s nothing like…

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PEARL THUSI: CELEBRITY STYLE CRUSH

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Hey Lovelies South African actress and Metro FM presenter pearl Thusi is our celebrity crush today. This talented mother has a style most people can only dream of pulling of. Known for her hippie almost risque look, pear Thusi has carved a niche for herself in the fashion industry. Pearl…

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GREAT LOOKS FROM BRIDAL FASHION WEEK FALL 2016

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Hey Divas, Another wonderful Bridal Fashion Week just wrapped up and we get to showcase all the latest wedding gown trends emerging straight from the runaways. This season wasn’t short of new designs for brides-to-be as many trends and styles came into play in this year’s looks ranging from layers…

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LOOKING YOUR BEST AT WORK THIS WEEK.

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Hey Cuties! Five days out of the week, every woman asks herself, “What should I wear to work?” It’s not easy putting together outfits that are subtle enough for a professional environment, yet stylish enough to stand out and make a positive impression. Work attire is a tricky subject. Being professional…

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PRINTS: MIXING OR MATCHING

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Hey Divas, There are so many ways to have fun with fashion and still looking glam and chic whilst at it. So what’s there not to love about prints, it comes in so many patterns ranging from florals to stripes to houndstooth. They are very trendy and simply draws attention….

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SUIT YOUR BODY TYPE WITH THESE SKIRTS

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Hey Divas, Skirts are one clothing that can never go out of fashion. It just keeps revolving with new styles and how to rock them. Starting with the pencil skirts that seems to have been in fashion since forever to the skater skirt to the flare skirt and the most…

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MY FAVORITE LOOK’S FROM INSTAGRAM THIS WEEK

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Hey guys, Fashion in Nigeria has really grown over the years and its something  we do everyday-wear clothes! Fashionista’s have also made it easier for us by sharing photos on social media. Instagram is another social media platform that fashion lovers use to show trends in fashion ranging from shoes, bags,…

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