5 LOOKS THAT SHOW MONOTONE FASHION IS HERE TO STAY

A whole lot of people love to wear denim on denim, and that probably is what people are used to because of how long the trend has settled. On the other hand, the idea of matching your top and bottoms may seem pretty boring and just neutral sometimes. Fashion enthusiasts have found ways to completely own this trend, they call it ‘monotone’ in the fashion … Continue reading 5 LOOKS THAT SHOW MONOTONE FASHION IS HERE TO STAY

YOMI CASUAL – BEACH WEAR BIRTHDAY SOUVENIRS

The founder and creative director of Yomi Casual Fashion brand, Olorunyomi Omoniyi Makun to celebrate his 33rd birthday launched a limited edition beach/summer wear for the smart and elegant man. This is definitely serving as birthday cake for us or should I call it birthday souvenir? Oh yes! Birthday souvenir. So for that man who wants to look ‘fia fia’ for ‘summer’ or that lady … Continue reading YOMI CASUAL – BEACH WEAR BIRTHDAY SOUVENIRS

5 WAYS TO REITERATE YOUR STYLE ON A BUDGET

It may be a twinkle of an eye to overhaul an entire closet with a six figure salary and a stylist on speed dial, but the question for many of us is how do you go making changes if your bank account is more fruit juice than champagne? Whether you feel the urge to smarten up or you are just fed up with being asked … Continue reading 5 WAYS TO REITERATE YOUR STYLE ON A BUDGET

Developing a Capsule Wardrobe

Being overwhelmed by a chaotic closet is a common problem. Yes sweetie, don’t worry, there is nothing wrong with you, a lot of people constantly battle that problem too. If you one of such people or you just curious about the benefits of dressing with less or just trying to simplify your wardrobe, kick back with a glass of wine or a cup of zobo, … Continue reading Developing a Capsule Wardrobe

SHOPPING TIPS|How to avoid a bad buy day

Well, well, well, who hasn’t has a bad shopping day? Raise your hands so we can identify you? Just kidding though. I am the ‘queen of bad buy days’. Like i feel it’s impossible for me to come home , after having high expectations before shopping, only to check my purchases and exclaim ‘what the heck was i thinking!?’ Or ‘why did i get this!?’ Or … Continue reading SHOPPING TIPS|How to avoid a bad buy day

HAND PAINTED DENIM JACKETS

If everyone loves denim jackets, who wouldn’t love hand painted denim jackets??? These style of jackets may not have trended in 2017 but I can bet that they will trend in 2018. They are unique and one can actually express one’s self through them. Hand painted denim jackets are not meant for women alone, men and even kids can have them. Is someone about to … Continue reading HAND PAINTED DENIM JACKETS

5 TRENDS THAT WILL DOMINATE 2018

You don’t need to have spent too much time in the new year to bet that a particular fashion trend will dominate this year. The writing is clearly written on the wall; fashion influencers, designers, fashion stylists and all the stylish people seem to be on the same page about a handful of trends and before you know it, those trends will be at your … Continue reading 5 TRENDS THAT WILL DOMINATE 2018

Colored Wedding Dresses

When the  term “wedding dress” is mentioned, the color white comes to mind, doesn’t it? Well, i guess my mind is wired differently. Black happens to be my go-to color for a wedding dress. Read also: “You can’t wear a black wedding dress? Why? Color me weird, yes, go ahead.  Anyway I’m not now going talk about the concept of a black wedding dress now. … Continue reading Colored Wedding Dresses

REWIND TO BASICS – 5 SHOES EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN

Aside diamonds, we can all say a woman’s best friends are her shoes and every lover of fashion whether basic or complex knows that a great look is built from the ground up – and that starts with amazing pair of shoes.  From Birkenstock’s easy-chic slides to Christian Louboutin’s glam heels and all the sandals, boots and pumps in between.  Here are 5 shoes every … Continue reading REWIND TO BASICS – 5 SHOES EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN

5 BEST STREET STYLE LOOKS OF JENNIFER OSEH

The truth about really stylish people is that they know how to own a look and make it theirs. Nigerian style influencer and fashion stylist, Jennifer Oseh does exactly this. Everything she puts on looks like it was custom made for her and like we say here in Nigeria ‘if you know, you know’. So here are Jennifer Oseh’s 5 best street style looks: This … Continue reading 5 BEST STREET STYLE LOOKS OF JENNIFER OSEH

5 ways to always look good while wearing light and airy clothes. 

Hmmm, i hate, hate, hate heat. I pretty much have to be mentally and physically prepared to experience a hot weather. But in this part of the continent Africa, where our weather is unpredictable, we should always brace ourselves for whatever the climate throws our way. The feeling of being uncomfortable and sweaty can actually be avoided.  So i have decided to help out by … Continue reading 5 ways to always look good while wearing light and airy clothes. 

You can’t wear a black wedding dress. Why? 

I personally love black, maybe not ’cause it’s a neutral color but cause I’m African. I deeply love and appreciate my black skin, my black hair and my black clothes LOL. No! I’m not getting wedded soon but my love for black wouldn’t let me betray it totally on my wedding day so I decided that I’d wear a black dress. I told my mom … Continue reading You can’t wear a black wedding dress. Why? 

Five Street Style Trends To Know From HLFDW

Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week isn’t short of style inspiration on the streets. What are our fashion editors, fashion bloggers, fashion stylists and fashion designers wearing now? Here’s our round up on the new playful mood set to inspire your wardrobe… PlayGirl: She sure knows how to play with colors and designs cleverly. The black hoodie, the monochrome trench coat, the two shades of coral … Continue reading Five Street Style Trends To Know From HLFDW

TARTANS TO PLAIDS

It’s one of the most widespread and recognizable designs in the world. It’s designs come in almost every color and shade under the sun. Plaid isn’t the pattern’s proper name, that honor goes to the word ‘Tartan’. Tartan is a patter consisting of cross-crossed horizontal and vertical bands in multiple colors. Tartans originated in woven wool, but now they are made in many other materials. … Continue reading TARTANS TO PLAIDS

GAME OF FASHION THRONES | BALENCIAGA KNOCKS GUCCI OFF THE THRONE

While Louis Vuitton, Hermès and Gucci were named as the best fashion brands in the world this year by global brand consultancy Interbrand, according to the latest data analyzed by fashion search platform Lyst, in conjunction with Business of Fashion, Balenciaga has now overtaken Gucci as the hottest fashion label in the industry.  A decision is capable of either making or braking a man. I’d … Continue reading GAME OF FASHION THRONES | BALENCIAGA KNOCKS GUCCI OFF THE THRONE

PYJAMAS VOGUE

I really don’t know what’s happening to this generation but recently there have been this pyjamas vogue where some people decide to street style their pyjamas during the day. Designers like Coco Chanel and Gucci have as well been making sales on them and trust me this trend is set to stick around.  I woke up one morning and wore a pair of yellow silk pyjama … Continue reading PYJAMAS VOGUE

MEN|BLAZING HOT

Versatility. Blazers are awesome and they are a MUST HAVE for every man because they are so versatile. Whether casual or formal, blazers can be the perfect addition to almost any outfit to really pull a look together. Now, here are some tips to look amazing in blazer. WITH PLAID SHIRTS Plaids are more wearable button ups for just about any occasion. This makes them … Continue reading MEN|BLAZING HOT