March, 2017

CELEBRITY STYLE CRUSH: TONI TONES

Ads Hey Lovelies They say when the queens are talking just bow down and show respect; Today lets show some respect to Toni Tones. This woman is all about living her life and following her passion to the fullest, she started out with and is still a photographer but along…

Read More

INCREDIBLE ANKARA STYLES THAT YOU NEED TO SEE

Hey lovelies There are several ways you can look good… a casual Ankara style is a great everyday option for ladies who in-spite of their work schedules love to look good every single day. It would be naive of us to think that many women go to their offices and…

Read More

NIGERIAN WOMEN AND THEIR GELE STYLES

Hey Divas, In Nigeria, women of the Western region can often be seen in their traditional attire of “Buba”, an airy type blouse with long sleeve, and “Iro” the wrapper that’s tied on top of the buba. To complete this whole attire, a woman will wear a head wrap (usually…

Read More

10 HAIRSTYLES THAT YOU MUST SEE NOW!

Hey Lovelies Ahhhh… Making our hair brings about mixed reactions doesn’t it? We either want to make it or we don’t. Sometimes its needed, necessary or wanted other times its a bit of a bother, a chore or down right stressful but the funny thing is no matter how we…

Read More

FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; SWEET AND $3XY

Hey Divas, Looks matter to everyone, there’s no denying that. Men, however, have eyes of a hawk when it comes to observing how a woman carries herself through her sense of fashion and hygiene. You don’t have to look like you just went to your wardrobe and picked the first…

Read More

ANKARA STYLES THAT ADDS VOLUME

Hey Divas, Ankara also known as African print is one material everyone should have in their closets. It is beautiful and should be in the wardrobe of every fashion conscious person. Ankara fashion game is going stronger and stronger by the day. Everyone is open to the big idea of making something…

Read More

TOP 5 ARMPIT LIGHTENING CREAMS

Hi Damsels! Everyone longs to have a unified or blended skin tone, down to the armpit or underarm. Nobody wants discoloured or dark underarms. While many women may go through life believing that their underarms are doomed to be dark, the truth is that there are plenty of remedies out…

Read More

ANKARA STYLES STUDENTS CAN ROCK TO CLASS

Hey Lovelies We’ve dealt with topics like; students would love this casual styles but today we are looking at Ankara styles that are fabulous and comfortable enough for students to try out. As a student its easy to get lost in trends or get into the habit of borrowing money to…

Read More

FASHIONABLE ANKARA STYLES YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies Growing up in Nigeria you could instantly tell that the Ankara fabric was important, while the few rich people refused to buy it the average and the poor were all too happy about the fabric. I remember back then when my grandma was still in Lagos, there used…

Read More

MID-WEEK ASO EBI STYLE INSPIRATION

Hey Lovelies Its 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…

Read More

5 MOST EFFECTIVE DARK LIP LIGHTENERS

Hi Damsels! Many women have a problem with dark lips. Well, this is beautiful to some persons, while others dislike it, since persons with these are usually mocked as smokers. Whatever the case may be, you can choose to rock your lips whichever way you want it, but most people…

Read More

PLUS SIZE ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, “Size is not a Factor” explains how important it is to look stylish and beautiful at any size. Women come in all shapes and sizes, and when it comes to Aso ebi fashion trends, there’s always a style to suit everyone. Having extra curves than the average woman is…

Read More

STUDENTS WOULD LOVE THIS CASUAL STYLES

Hey young-lings Whats good? I remember those days when I had to pick up my bag of books and head off to class, even with my uniformed look I always tried to spice it up, always. I wished I was in those schools were I didn’t have to be on…

Read More

FULANI BRIDES INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Fulani Brides are intriguing  due to how they express their Northern Nigerian culture. Their multicultural heritage is expressed through their dressing and tribal art. The Fulani bride is a work of art. Everything about her is distinct; from her usually easy-to-recognise physical features – high cheekbones, flawless complexion…

Read More

HIGH CLASS ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, You would agree with me that Asoebi is one of those factors that makes the Nigerian weddings lit! If you have not been to a Nigerian wedding party lately, then you must have missed out on a whole lot in the aso ebi trends. Asoebi Styles in any Nigerian wedding setting…

Read More

GELE + MAKEUP INSPIRATIONAL PICTURES

Hey Lovelies There are a lot of you out there that need help with their gele tying and the right makeup to match the head gear. We have been bringing you Ankara inspired makeup tutorials but this week we wold love to show you what blend and colors go with some…

Read More

ASO EBI STYLES FOR THE PEPPER DEM GANG

Hey Lovelies How was your weekend? Mine was fantastic and am guessing you also had a fabulous time. What wedding did you attend? Were you among the “Pepper dem gang”? If you don’t know, pepper dem is a street slang that refers to girls with class, whose appearance is top…

Read More

ANKARA STYLE ET MODE

Mi Amor! What a fabulous day today is, borrowing from the words of big brother housemate Tboss “Everyday is Golden”. Lets just say am feeling the french spirit right now. There’s something about the french way of life, there is something sophisticated about the way they talk, act and move…

Read More

3 BOTANICAL REMEDIES FOR SKIN LIGHTENING

Hi Damsels! There are various botanical remedies for skin lightening or whitening which have existed for centuries. Some people seek an all-purpose formula to whiten hands, body or the complexion, while others look for natural whiteners to fade age spots and freckles. In most cases, the same formulas can be…

Read More

COOL CHURCH OUTFIT IDEAS YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies A long time ago when the world of fashion hadn’t blossomed as it had the word “Sunday Best” was coined because people had very few “FANCY” clothes that they could wear. These fancy clothes were kept in a box and brought out for special occasions Sunday being one…

Read More

AMAZING HAIRSTYLES FOR THE WEEKEND

Hey Lovelies There’s something about the hair that makes you understand that it is important. Taking care of your hair is a priority or else you risk itching, dandruff, breakage etc A woman’s hair is super important you even see comedy skits on how much effort one should put into…

Read More

DIY: LEARN HOW TO BEDAZZLE YOUR OWN CLUTCH PURSE

Hey Divas, I don’t carry clutches that much – but I love them for special occasions! Special occasions just like weddng ceremonies, date night with boo or dinner with loved one’s, which are always right around the corner. Sometimes it’s hard to find the perfect clutch that matches your outfit…

Read More

LEARN THE RECIPE FOR GROUNDNUT SOUP

Hey Divas, Groundnut (peanut) soup is a very delicious, creamy and simple soup that comes together in no time. It is a yummy Nigerian soup made with groundnut (peanuts). Groundnut soup is a very popular delicacy in some Southern and Northern parts of Nigeria albeit prepared differently in both parts. Groundnut soup…

Read More

5 MATERNITY LEAVE PREP TIPS

Hi Damsels! Expecting that baby and don’t know how best to prepare? There’s a way out. Truth be told, there are so many things that would be going on at this time; all your friends would want to visit. You would be reading books, while your baby naps peacefully in…

Read More

THE CELEB GUIDE TO CHIC LOOKS

Hey Lovelies Just like us, the celebs are out and about town, running around and doing their business but they don’t just do it like we do, they do it with style. While we have let ourselves go the celebs are right their kicking it and bringing out the best…

Read More

GELE PICTURES THAT ARE JUST TOO INCREDIBLE

Hey Lovelies As a child I remember when my mum and/or aunt had a wedding event or ceremony to attend they would go to their tailors at Oshodi market (trust me guys this was all the way on the other side of town since we lived in the outskirts of Lagos)…

Read More

MUST-HAVE: FLATTERING LITTLE WHITE DRESS

Hey Lovelies We all love the little black dress (LBD) but the little white dress is just as fabulous as its solid colored partner. The LBD and LWD are for days when all you want to do is throw on something simple and classy. Its for those days when a…

Read More

DIY: RHINESTONE FLATS

Hey Divas, There is something special about things we make by ourselves. This makes us to appreciate those things more with the effort and time we put in making those things which is why we thought of making those neutral flats of yours special with these DIY Rhinestone idea. Well…

Read More

5 TIPS ON HOW TO WALK RIGHTLY IN HEELS

Hi Damsels! It’s is very improper for a woman to walk in flats always. Thus, learning to walk in heels is a rite of passage for many women. We know it can be a treacherous road paved with broken heels, sore feet, and unexpected tumbles. Besides, when you are first…

Read More

MID-WEEK ASO EBI STYLES THAT ARE PERFECT

Hey Lovelies What do fashionable women do? Why do they turn heads at events? Whats the secret to their great style? We’ve wondered about this for quite some time haven’t we? Know this, fashionable and stylish women have certain things that they do that we ordinarily do not and so…

Read More

6 LOOKS FOR THE GLAMOROUS CAREER GIRL

Hey Lovelies Being a career girl is all you dreamed of and now you are living the life, its exciting when you strive for success, chase your goals, mark personal achievements and ultimately feel the reward of your struggles. Indeed you are a strong woman and you are also busy-…

Read More

MANICURE AND RING COMBINATIONS

Hey Divas, Who doesn’t love a beautiful ring? While for some less is more, these accessories are a case of the bigger the better. A cocktail ring is the perfect accompaniment to an evening dress, boho maxi, or jeans and a blazer, and can make us feel glamorous and beautiful….

Read More

ANKARA STYLES FOR THE WEEK

Hey Lovelies We love fashion but lets face it while the world of fashion can be electrifying and fun it can also be a bit formidable. Yes darlings, fashion isn’t ordinary, its not a toy you can play with, fashion is a force to reckon with and that’s why we…

Read More

5 BEST WAYS TO GET ACNE SCARS OFF YOUR FACE

Hi Damsels! Truth be told, those pesky pink or brown marks left over from a recent breakout are not technically acne scars. A true acne scar is any permanent indentation in your skin typically the aftermath of larger, inflamed pimples. Both are annoying to deal with. These prevent skin glow….

Read More