When a qualified lawyer decides to pursue a career in fashion, you can bet it is for more than just a good reason. The Enugu state, Nigerian born lawyer and fashion designer/entrepreneur, Ifesinachi Ude, is the CEO of the female clothing brand, IFESII and the creative mind behind the “Alphabetical Monochrome Collection”. The Alphabetical Monochrome collection, being the brand’s first since its inception surprisingly just … Continue reading Alphabetical Monochrome – An Ifesii By Ifesinachi Ude Collection
It was all shades of glamorous at the Moët & Chandon Grand Day held in the city of Lagos on Saturday. Some Nigerian celebrities did their best to stand out in their unique outfits and here are the 5 must see outfits from the Moët & Chandon Grand Day Party. EYINNA NWIGWE Eyinna opts for the usual men’s casual but with uniqueness as he steps … Continue reading 5 must see outfits from the MOËT & CHANDON GRAND DAY held in Eko
So it might interest you to know that foreign movie premiere’s are really becoming a big deal in Nigeria and it’s no surprise that the Oceans 8 premiered over the weekend. But the theme though? Seems to be raising eyebrows. I know we all recall the controversy that came with the 2018 MET GALA, right? Well, it was because it was themed “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion … Continue reading The best styles from the MET Gala themed ‘OCEANS’8 Premiere held in Lagos state
Tiwa savage is the ‘Beyonce’ of African entertainment- go and argue with your data bundle, lol. The delectable and sexy dorodiva of Mavin’s record knows how to dress to befit her status. The Mavin’s first lady didn’t start out looking so much like chocolate; once upon a time, she was on the list of “worst dressed Nigerian personalities across the border”. It was hilarious because … Continue reading KEEPING UP WITH TIWA SAVAGE|Her love for high end designers and styles
What is Athleisure? Casual, comfortable clothing designed to be suitable both for exercise and everyday wear. Clothing like yoga pants, tights, sneakers, leggings etc. Blame it on designer athleisures, but there’s hardly a man or woman who doesn’t rock in them be it on the school run, in the line for morning coffee, over a business lunch, or even drinks, performance wear as everyday wear … Continue reading ATHLEISURE, 5 Golden Rules For A ‘Stay’ Trend
Every modern day man should own a well tailored suit. I mean, I think having one just has to be a basic requirement for every male wardrobe. You can have pairs of jeans, dress pants, patterned or plain shirts, polos, T-shirts and native outfits(for the African man proud of his heritage), but you can’t go without owning a suit if you want to really express … Continue reading 5 suits every man should own in his wardrobe.
You’ve gotta be impressed by the good vibe and creativity of many fashion lovers these days. The way they wear their pieces with so much love and joy. The confidence when they step out and the self awareness about their appearances. Well to the main gist, statistics shows that the colour pink is slowing taking grounds in the fashion world, even guys have been spotted … Continue reading PINK – The new gold. See how your favourite style influencers are wearing theirs
This is the season of sweaters and cardigans. How can i tell? Well, I am wearing one now. The raining season comes with a cold atmosphere and to get warm, you need sweaters or cardigans. But do not forget to be stylish while trying to get cozy and warm. Wearing a sweater or cardigan is no excuse to be lackadaisical about your looks, neither does … Continue reading STYLE GUIDE|Matching your sweater with cute pieces
No matter what mood you’re in, fringe is a happy embellishment. There’s no way any lady will wear an outfit with fringes and be sad. I call fringe outfits ‘the jolly outfit’. This fun detailing adds both drama and femininity to any look of your choice. In most cases, a fringe dress is simply a shift dress that comes with some shrewd fringe design to … Continue reading 10 Alluring Fringe Dresses To Wear And Be The Lady Of The Moment
A perfect gentleman is defined by his politeness, charisma and lots more, including his sense of style. He can also be called a sartorialist; a gotten from “sartorial” which essentially means to be clad in immaculate, well cut pieces that are perfectly tailored to the body. Most stylish men and women are found to be sartorial and Gabriel Akinosho is one of these people. I … Continue reading STYLE FOCUS|GABRIEL AKINOSHO IS A SARTORIALIST – ALL MEN’S ICON
What’s your take? Do you have an idea what to wear to church this Sunday? Well, as the title implied the Beyonce has set a pace. Well the flora dress seen on Beyonce is such a simplistic beauty and it got us thinking, we would love our readers to try something amazingly beautiful but simple. Now here’s our idea on what to wear to church … Continue reading Church vibes|Look!!! Queen Beyonce has set a pace we should follow
If you are just hearing about the upcoming Instagram challenge that we are hosting, don’t fret, its not too late to join in. As a matter of fact, if you just stumbled upon this post, then you are right on time. It is tagged the African Street Style Challenge and anyone, I mean anyone can actually participate in the challenge. The first thing you need is … Continue reading African Street Style Challenge|All You Need To Know.
How long has it been since your last wardrobe ruthless purge? We don’t mean removing few things you haven’t worn in a while; we mean taking out everything and starting with stuff you love only. Ages, yeah? Well, we know how hard it can be to ditch items you spent hard-earned cash on. So we have decided to help you with steps to ruthlessly purge … Continue reading 4 STEPS TO ACHIEVING AN EFFECTIVE WARDROBE PURGE
Well in case you didn’t know, the ‘Wear Nigerian’ campaign started in 2016 with the beloved author and activist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche. She refers to it as her ‘fashion nationalism‘ and also stated that she just wants to show Nigerian fashion to the world the way it is and not as a museum of traditional African clothes. So far, so well, she has been doing … Continue reading WEAR-AFRICA IS TAKING OVER GENEVA|CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHE’S WEAR NIGERIAN CAMPAIGN
Culottes are a major comeback this season. We know you might not have an idea what they are but we are about to introduce you to a highly fashionable piece and also teach you how to style it. They were originally worn by upper-class European men in the middle ages and used to have a tight closure around the knee. Somewhere along the revolution of … Continue reading 10 ways to style a culottes perfectly
Hey fashionistas! So the Easter celebration this year is scheduled for 1st of April, 2018; also April fools day. We know you’ll want to surprise your loved ones this time either with a little game for the April fools prank followed by the lovely present or nothing; i think i will root for the gifts part. In this part of the world, consuming a large … Continue reading A FASHION GIFT GUIDE FOR THIS EASTER SEASON
Luxury designer Christian Louboutin once quoted “the higher the better. It’s more about an attitude. High heels empower women in a way”. Continue reading FASHION POWER
Toyin Lawani, the CEO of Tiannah Styling clocked 36 on the 4th of March 2018. No much stories but she looked absolutely stunning as she posed in different stylish looks for her birthday. Which is your favorite look??? Continue reading FASHION CELEBRITY|Toyin Lawani
If you can recall from our last post on Ankara styles you need in closets right about now|Men and Women Vol. 1 , we stated the necessity of having these ankara styles at your beck and call. Well here are a few more of the latest ankara styles you would really love to be part of your closet. Here we go. Now you have seen … Continue reading Ankara styles you need in closets right about now|Men and Women Vol. 2
So, it’s sunny and dusty on the streets and most sunglasses these days, though made for fashion purposes, we find that the real purpose is to ‘shade’ the eyes from dust and sunrays. Sunglasses are always in season, they never go out of fashion. And this season, the designers are set to bedazzle all. From Gucci, to Dolce and Gabanna, Fendi, Prada etc. , the … Continue reading A LOOKBOOK OF SUNGLASSES|See the most famous shades right now and others you might want to try out.