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GELE AND MAKEUP PICTURES THAT ARE TRULY A WORK OF ART

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Hey Divas, Go to a Nigerian wedding on any given weekend , especially Saturdays and you will find family, friends and well wishers of the couple styled with a gele, all in identical fabrics. Family and friends signify their relationship to the celebrant by wearing aso-ebi (which often is accompanied with gele), a Yoruba…

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LEARN HOW TO TIE PLEATED GELE LIKE A PRO (VIDEO)

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Hey Divas, Over the past few years we’ve seen an explosion of African print and culture in the mainstream. From the epidemic of dashikis to the notorious need-to-see-to-believe ‘Ghana-Must-Go’ bags, you don’t need to go far nowadays to catch an essence of Africa. Even so, despite seeing a hint of kente here…

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FRIDAY GELE INSPIRATIONS

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Hey Divas, The head-tie popularly called Gele by the Nigerian Yoruba is a wedding accessory that has definitely come to stay. It is hardly ever possible to see a Nigerian bride at her wedding and not see her donning a Gele. Gele says so much about your fashion style and…

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TRADITIONAL BRIDAL GELE INSPIRATION

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Hey Divas, Nigerians love gele as a means of complementing their native attires. Depending on the occasion, gele can be worn in a casual way or in a rather large and elaborate fashion. Although gele can be worn for day-to-day activities using other fabrics, the elaborate ceremonial ones (usually made…

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LATEST GELE PICTURES YOU NEED TO SEE

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Hey Lovelies Remember when that song by lagbaja came out “oni gele yi skentele, skontolo” everyone loved it because it had a nice ring to it and the video was hilarious. Well the veteran musician didn’t just sing that song without being inspired by what he was seeing around him….

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