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, 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

Style, Things That Bring Joy

Monday Favourites

Normally when people blog about their weekly favourites, they wait until Friday to do it. I'm not normal so it shouldn't be a surprise that I choose to do it on Mondays. I unlike most people I know, love Mondays. They're just like spring to me; a fresh start. Here are some of my favourite… Continue reading Monday Favourites


Fall Inspiration

Let me be honest, I don't like fall. It's cold, and dreary and means that winter is on its way. If you live in Minnesota, you can understand why I don't care for winter at all. Last year, we had snow in May! which was totally ridiculous. The thing about the cold is that it… Continue reading Fall Inspiration

Music, Style, Women Power

I want to be friends with…Tiwa Savage

Last month (I think) I blogged about my love for Solange Knowles. Now I'm inspired again to blog about someone who I think would be awesome to know. I remember when I started to get into Nigerian music, I was frustrated because it seemed like all that I saw were male musicians, and I wanted… Continue reading I want to be friends with…Tiwa Savage