gele fashion

LATEST GELE STYLES FOR THE FASHION FORWARD WOMAN

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Hey Guys, Gele is an official uniform for Owambe’s in Nigeria. Whether it’s a wedding ceremony, a naming ceremony or basically any traditionally themed ceremony it is important that the head gear makes a presence in any of these events. It’s not just a symbol of fashion rather it’s a…

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ALL THE BEST GELE STYLES YOU SHOULD SEE TODAY

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Hey Guys, There’s one thing that gives us peace and Joy and that’s the fact that our culture still continues till today and we do hope that embracing it more would continue for generations to come. Having said that, we’ve want to bring to your attention some of the latest…

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TRENDY GELE STYLES YOU NEED TO SEE TODAY

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Hey Guys So If you read the aso ebi styles post yesterday you would have already gotten an idea of the type of aso ebi style I choose. You see the style below, that’s the type I wore to a wedding ceremony this past weekend. The gele styles is not…

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EVERY MAJOR GELE STYLES YOU NEED TO SEE ASAP

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Hey Guys, It’s a new month and already we are preparing for the next chapter of our lives. We’ve entered he ’ember’ months which always boast of a lot of activities, maybe not necessarily weddings but activities that require us to dress traditionally. As this new month arrive there are…

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LATEST 2018 GELE STYLES | GALLERY

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Hey Guys, How’s your weekend going? Great well I have something that would make it even better. There are so many latest 2018 gele styles that I would like to share with you Take a look at the latest 2018 gele styles… Gele Styles | Gallery Embellished blue glam. Simole…

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THURSDAY GELE STYLES | THE TRENDIEST LOOK-BOOK

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Hey Guys, Who is responsible for setting the trends? Simple answer, the people and they have spoken. The world of gele has been hit with a storm, every and all gele expert have got to find some creative ways to spice up the head wrap, whether it’s the infinity pleat,…

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GELE TUTORIAL VIDEO FOR BEGINNERS

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Hey Guys, So I heard even after the plethora of gele styles we’ve shared with you, you still don’t know how to tie a proper gele? That’s just sad I mean common guys – The team and I Have put in a lot of work to make sure that you…

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THIS SEASONS BEST GELE STYLES | GALLERY 🌞

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Hey Guys, It’s Tuesday Fun-day and it’s that time where we share with you some chill styles that we’ve selected from the lot. Gele styles this week are colourful bold and bright ready enough for you to be a proud Nigerian in it. It’s one thing to see these gele…

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TRIBAL HEAD WRAP [GELE] STYLES | LOOK-BOOK

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Hey Guys I was listening to a docu series and something caught my attention, an expert said one of the things that have stood the test of time without change is culture – Culture last for centuries and even with the change there is still elements that can be seen…

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2018 LATEST GELE STYLES | GALLERY

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Hey Guys, Want to leave your mark? Want to tease your style? Then you know when it comes to wedding styles there are no rooms for failed attempts, it’s either perfect or it’s not. To help you along the course of creating an Instagram worthy look, we’ve created a gallery…

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THE NEW FORM OF GELE STYLES | LOOK-BOOK

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Hey Guy, Gele styles (headpieces) are taking another form, while we are still in love with every style that the 21st century has to offer, we are loving the new designs surfacing. Well technically these designs aren’t completely new because they’ve been embedded in certain cultures before now but they’ve…

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8 LATEST GELE STYLES | PHOTO-GUIDE

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Hey Guys, It’s another beautiful Tuesday and we are here to deliver the best in gele styles. A typical Nigerian babe doesn’t need anyone to tell her of the importance of wearing her headgear in the most thought provoking ways. To make you know how the gele is so important…

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FRIDAY GELE STYLES | GLAM LOOK-BOOK

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Hey Guys, What’s this page without a weekly dose of aso ebi style or gele? Nothing – We can’t wait to share with you the best gele styles that we think you would love to admire why? Simple; the gele is such a huge part of our system here. Another…

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BEADED INFINITY PLEAT GELE STYLES LOOK-BOOK

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Hey Guys, How are you doing today? It’s yet anther beautiful Tuesday and you know on days like this we love to share the best in gele styles so far. There are so many different styles but what seems to me more re-occurent is the infinity pleat gele styles. Technically…

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LATEST GELE STYLES COLLECTION YOU SHOULD SEE TODAY

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Hey Guys, What’s your symbol? What’s that signature look that would make your friends go “Oh there goes so and so…” or “That’s what so and so likes best…”. A signature style is something you are known for; whether you are a red lippy kinda girl or you are the…

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HOW TO TIE THE SIMPLE GELE [TUTORIAL VIDEO]

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Some people think because you can get your Gele tied neatly by an expert means you shouldn’t bother learning how to tie it? In Times like this My face sinks because I don’t understand that concept- Here’s a thought – I believe you know how to cook does that stop…

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HOW TO NAIL THE FAN PLEAT GELE STYLE [TUTORIAL VIDEO]

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The Gele styles are really something these days and we can safely say that the most fashionable ladies are obsessed with this situation. One thing we should remember; although we speak different languages, there are some things that we are nationally obsessed about and this thing is “Fashion” especially the…

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GELE AND MAKEUP TRENDS

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Hey Divas, Happy Boxing Day Nigeria!!!! Some of the words that describe Nigerians are happy, fun-loving and we are also a people, who are so appearance conscious; that could be both an advantage and disadvantage. However, no one can take away the fact that we love fashion. Our style game, even before…

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GELE STYLES TO SLAY BEFORE 2017 ENDS

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Hey Divas, If you have been following up on gele styles, you would have upgraded your wardrobe with the latest styles by now. The beauty and goal of it all is for you to be well groomed, prepared and glamorous for that event. Before 2017 shuts down, we would like…

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6 NIGERIAN WOMEN THAT SLAYED THE GELE GAME

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Hey Divas, Definitely the word ”Gele” isn’t alien to us Nigerians because at one point or the other we have rocked this fashion accessory to parties, most especially weddings and those other places where we go with the intention to slay like no other. This Nigerian version of a head wrap…

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LATEST MAKE UP AND GELE STYLES

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Hey Divas, One thing about we ladies is that we all love to look good. Wherever or whatever the case might be, we often want to look as best as we can. We all love a good and perfect face beat with eyebrows on fleek, lip popping… everything on FIA. Even…

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MID-WEEK GELE GLAM INSPIRATION

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Hey Divas, West African fashion is known for its bright and beautiful headgear, from traditional Nigerian geles to aso-okes. We know how Nigerians never joke with their gele. They know how to style them even when they don’t they have the services of make up artists to do that for them with a…

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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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CHECK OUT THESE MID-WEEK GELE GLAM

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Hey Divas, By now, it is a known and established fact that we, at Madivas, love gele. However it might be, we love this great accessory that have redefined parties and owambes. But before we show off the gele collection for this beautiful Wednesday, let go down the history lane…

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PERFECTLY STUNNING ASO OKE GELE STYLES

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Hey Divas, Head gear has become one of the trending fashion movement. The gele fashion has recreated a trend all on its own, though it is not easy to achieve a perfect stunning gele. But then you can’t blame people for turning their head side to side so you can…

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6 GELE LOOKS TO START YOUR WEEK

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Hey Divas, Throughout history, women and men of diverse backgrounds have used headwear to demonstrate their beauty, hair care and elements of their culture. Wearing a head-wrap not only offers a sense of community and represents woman’s marital or religious status, but it can also be a symbolic way to…

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MONDAY GELE LOOK-BOOK INSPIRATION

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Hey Divas, In Western Africa, Nigeria to be precise, the “gele” is an accessory worn with a traditional Nigerian outfit. It is usually worn by females with a traditional attire, for special occasions like weddings, naming ceremonies, burials, church services, and religious celebrations. Geles are worn by African Women to…

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FRIDAY ANKARA GELE LOOKBOOK

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Hey Divas, Seeing how nice the gele can make a woman look, it is no surprise that every fashionista wants to try adorning these beautiful headgears every now and then. Ankara is very popular this season and many fashionistas are choosing to use this material for their gele. Ankara gele…

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6 LATEST GELE STYLES IN PICTURES

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Hey Divas, Gele is an unavoidable part of our everyday life and routine. I do not know who discovered gele, but in the name of all the women – We are incredibly thankful for it. The real question is, how much impact does gele have on you throughout your day…

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THURSDAY GELE IN PICTURES

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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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MID WEEK GELE STYLES- GLOW UP

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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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GELE IDEAS IN PICTURES

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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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GELE IN PICTURES FROM LAST WEEKEND

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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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HERE’S THE LATEST GELE INSPIRATIONS YOU NEED TO SEE

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Hey Divas, The  Head-tie has been among the African culture and society way back into the period when the early men walked upon the surface of Africa- Just saying, because there isn’t a clear timeline. Anyways, this distinctive material worn over their heads have been seen more as a cultural affiliation…

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