Culture, Style

More Ankara Ideas

The beauty about fashion is that it is always evolving, or sometimes recycling. This year between chokers and peasant skirts, we have seen the old become the new and thankfully all of that can be done through Ankara/lace. So here are 10 more beautiful Ankara/lace combinations  1. This is so elegant, and the colour combination… Continue reading More Ankara Ideas

Culture, My Thoughts, Style

10 More Ankara/Aso Ebi Styles to Inspire you

So last time I made a list of 10 Ankara style ideas, it was a huge hit. As someone who is always looking for ideas, I understand why...so I'm adding another 10 styles to inspire you. Short, long, two piece or pants, Ankara can be used for so much, but don't forget about the use… Continue reading 10 More Ankara/Aso Ebi Styles to Inspire you

Moments, My Thoughts

Monday Favourites

Happy June! Favourite Video: This is one of my favourite youtube videos Favourite Song: I think Tori Kelly and I think alike Favourite Quote: Haha we are so hopeful when it comes to crushes. Favourite Tip: I don't know about you, but I'm always trying to find ways to save money. If you wear makeup,… Continue reading Monday Favourites

Culture, Style, Things That Bring Joy

Ten Style Ideas for Ankara/Aso Ebi

If you are African (Mostly West African), friends with an African, Dating an African at some point you will be given fabric to sew for an event, or you know buy your own fabric (either Lace or Ankara). Recently we found some extra Ankara at home and I had to find a style to sew.… Continue reading Ten Style Ideas for Ankara/Aso Ebi

Music, Things That Bring Joy, Weddings/Love

Monday Favourites

Happy Memorial Monday! Before starting off, I would like to honour those who have done much for this country and sacrificed so that others may have freedom. I not only want to recognize those who were killed in the line of battle but also their families and the families of those who have lost their… Continue reading Monday Favourites

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Monday Favourites

 Joyeux Lundi 🙂 Favourite video I've always believed that someone should turn the life of Nigerians into a show. Favourite Song I'm so ready for this album to come out. Favourite Quote/Joke I'm not sure why I laughed so hard, but I found it funny Favourite Fashion: Least Favourite Moment of the Week So basically… Continue reading Monday Favourites

Culture, My Thoughts

Dear Nigeria

Dear Nigeria, Today you celebrate 53 years of Independence. I woke up this morning praying for you more than I normally do. Even though today is a day of celebration, it's also a day pf reflection, because you are not where you should be. I find myself praying that you become better, that the greatness… Continue reading Dear Nigeria

Moments, Things That Bring Joy

Snapshots from summer

I had an awesome summer, and even though I'm sad that it's over, I am kind of ready for school to happen. Between trips out-of-state, going to camp, mudpitting it up, hanging out with my friends, being surrounded with my family, I can't really say that I had a bad summer. The summer started with… Continue reading Snapshots from summer

Culture, Style

My newest fashion desire!

I live with the delusion that sometime soon, a tailor will be available at my beck and call to sew the clothes that I want. These above are my newest desires especially the bright yellow dress, partly because I love bright colors and the new peplum trend. Some of these are from FinAfrik's collection “My… Continue reading My newest fashion desire!