October, 2017

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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ANKARA STYLES: FASHION FEVER

Hey Lovelies The last thing you would expect when you are attempting to try out an Ankara piece is a non-sartorial attribute and you shouldn’t expect it because the tailoring of the Ankara fabric into high fashion pieces is whats in right now. The contemporary parallels comes into a sharp…

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SEE THE TRADITIONAL WEDDING OF EBONY AND JOREEL

Hey Divas, As any bride knows, planning a wedding can be a large amount of work. There are endless amounts of decisions to make, and they’re all the more daunting for brides and grooms who are inexperienced with putting together such a big event. Sometimes one of the best steps…

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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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LOVE CAMO? HERE ARE COOL WAYS TO ROCK IT

Hey Lovelies Everybody and their mothers seem to be wearing Camo this days, from celebrities like Tiwa Savage and other influence(rs) Camo’s typically seem tough and masculine and that’s because they are the uniform for members of the armed forces and thus they give up a very interesting and fierce…

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CONQUER THE WEEKEND WITH THESE ANKARA STYLES

As far as its not the red carpet, I see no reason why your clothes can’t be pretty super comfortable after-all they were made for wearing, walking and wowing so how else would you achieve these three things if you don’t make sure that your choices are as functional as…

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SEE WEEKEND STYLES FOR THIS HOT SEASON

Hey Divas, Friday is the ultimate day when our minds run wild with weekend possibilities. But, whether your two days off are reserved for back-to-back errands,  partying, or even a clear agenda of no plans, you deserve to kick off the end of the work week in comfortable clothes. After…

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LEARN HOW TO MAKE A TSHIRT BAG WITHOUT SEWING

Hey Divas, Let’s talk fashion… It’s fun to follow trends, and we also love buying vintage clothing. However we wear clothes and use items until we’re sick of them, and then they usually end up getting thrown out. It’s fine to get sick of your clothing or your pillow cases, but…

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ATHLEISURE CASUAL STYLES YOU CAN PULL OFF THIS WEEKEND

Our hectic lives demands for more practical and comfortable clothing’s and of cause even though we do want to be comfortable giving up on style is simply unacceptable and so how do you combine your need to be functional with fashion? The answer you seek is in the 20th century…

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SHOW OFF YOUR EDGES WITH THIS HAIRSTYLES

Hey Lovelies Its time to snatch your edges back from the devil… Lol. Sometimes I wonder about the terms floating about the hairstyle community however, I do understand the need to take back control of your baby hair or at least try out hairstyles that would show them off. If…

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AFROCENTRIC STYLES FOR THE HIPSTER GIRL

Hey Lovelies Labeling in fashion exist and one prominent label that’s been around for the ages is the ‘Hispster Style’… In 2017 however, the definition of a hipster style takes on a more modern out-look than in the 90’s. Today those who have a touch or are totally into the…

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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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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE: SHOW-OFF

Hey Lovelies There’s something about hanging out on Friday night especially when you are with your girls, whether you are single or not there are times when you just want to be in the company of your best pals. Hanging out with your girls is so appealing, think- good food,…

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SEE THE POWER OF LOVE WITH IFE AND DELE’S WEDDING

Hey Divas, Through marriage, you prove your love by giving your partner a lifelong commitment and taking the responsibility to be with them in every aspect of their life. Marriage is the highest commitment you can give the person you love. As a matter of fact, it exemplifies everlasting commitment…

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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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STREET STYLE LOOKS FROM LFDW- DAY 1

Guys! its fashion week and yesterday was the day one… Although we aren’t really too trilled with some of the looks- (Whats happening guys!!!) There were still of cause some dressings that did good and we’ve got that covered, check them below:

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7 ANKARA STYLES MADE FOR WEARING, WALKING AND WOWING!

The African print fabric is stepping into more spotlights this year; it’s taken over the worlds 2017 runway all thanks to Stella McCartney’s. The designer who showcased her Spring/Summer 2018 Collection at the just concluded Paris fashion week did so with most of her major pieces made from the African…

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WHAT IS YOUR SKIN TYPE? FIND OUT HERE!

Hi Damsels! A very crucial aspect of skincare which is knowing your skin type is our topic of discuss today. Your skin type will be a guide to knowing how to build your skincare regimen and also the types of products that will be suitable for you. So let’s get…

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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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ANKARA STYLES: CHANGING THE NARRATIVE

Hey Lovelies “Yesterday is gone and tomorrows on the way” is a cool quote that I heard from The musicians Ibeyi… This reminds me of how far the African Continent has come in terms of changing the narrative and where we are going. As much as we may go about…

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ACTRESS PEGGY OVIRE LOOKS FLAWLESS IN THIS PHOTO’S

Husbands of Lagos actress, Peggy Ovire looked absolutely flawless in these photo’s that she put up several days before her birthday and on her birthday. We totally love her poses The concept of these images differs, dome are an ode to nature and all things living while the other thing…

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GELE IDEAS IN PICTURES

Hey Divas, A gele can be considered an object in an informal rite of passage for Nigerian women. At some point, a young woman learns to tie this large, unwieldy piece of cloth as a personal adornment worn with the traditional family uniform (aso ebi) for special occasions such as weddings, funerals,…

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MODEL MAYOWA NICHOLAS COVERS SCHICK MAGAZINE’S LATEST ISSUE

SCHICK Magazine is back with its latest issue, the quarterly publication for r stylish, successful and smart African women this time features the super model of the moment, Mayowa Nicholas. Mayowa Nicholas exclusively opens up to SCHICK about her rise to stardom on the international modelling scene, she talks about…

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EXCEPTIONAL HAIRSTYLES TO ROCK THIS TIME

Hi Damsels! Flattering hairstyles can be difficult to find, especially if you have been clinging to the same style for over a decade. In all, chances are, you have outgrown this hairstyle and are making yourself look a bit older in the process. Well as women, we are on the…

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7 LATEST ANKARA STYLES YOU HAVE TO SEE

Hey Lovelies How do you dress every other day? Every other day’s style is known as “Casual” which if interpreted can be termed relaxed but for the purpose of this post I would rather use the word unceremonious, why? Well, simple because many people think laid back styles involve flip…

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GELE IN PICTURES FROM LAST WEEKEND

Hey Divas, Fashion is all about having the right kind of elements. So whether you are investing in a good pair of shoes or some good headgear, you have to be on top of the form. In the recent past, headgears have come quite into focus. Headgears are now not…

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SEE THE INTER-ETHNIC WEDDING OF ENIOLA AND NOSA

Hey Divas, There is nothing wrong with inter ethnic marriages. If two persons love each other, there shouldn’t be anything to stop them from living together and being happy. It is not your ethnicity that makes you a person, it is you personality, with your believes and goals. However, the main…

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100 % FANTASTIC AFRICAN PRINT OUTFIT IDEAS

Hey Lovelies #Made in Africa… This is 100% the African trend of the Millennium… This trend is to promote and change the narrative to reflect that Africa is not filled up with third world countries and Malaria only, rather it is such a beautiful place with untapped resources- skills and natural…

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WEEKEND LOOKS TO MAKE YOU HAPPIER

Hey Divas, Saturday is the day for shopping and catching up with friends, so choose clothes that are elegant and softly tailored. Whether you’re shopping, catching up with friends or enjoying the outdoors, go for elegant and softly tailored weekend dressing with an emphasis on comfort and timeless chic with….

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4 TIPS IN CHOOSING A GOOD NIGHT CREAM

4 TIPS IN CHOOSING A GOOD NIGHT CREAM

Hi Damsels! Getting your eight hours of beauty sleep is great, but what if we told you there’s a way you can do even better? What if we told you there’s one simple step before you crawl under the covers that can give you the complexion of your dreams? So…

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LEARN HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN EMBELLISHED SUNGLASSES

Hey Divas, What’s more glamorous than a pair of  sunglasses? On your face, they give you a mysterious, movie-star look. On top of the head, they serve as a chic headband. Not only that, it is often regarded as a fashion accessory but they are more for protection from wind,…

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CHARMING AFRICAN BABY’S ATTIRE INSPO

Hi Damsels! I know we imagine certain things thus, asking if you’ve ever imagined a particular scenario certainly doesn’t apply here, but what if you notice your little one is someone else’s kiddies style crush? Oh… Now I see your head being swollen simply because people admire your kid(s). Tell…

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