- Category: STYLE -

NEVER LET YOURSELF BE ANYONE’S SECOND CHOICE 

"LIFESTYLE, STYLE"
corset trend

Lifestyle The corset trend is something I've always loved but have always been a bit skeptical about it for a number of reasons. Firstly, I thought of how it would be perceived. Nigerians act really funny when they see something new. And by act funny, I mean judgemental. Secondly, I also needed to think about how my body felt and how comfortable it would be for me. (more…)

MODEST WORK WEAR FOR THE URBAN WOMAN

"STYLE"
work

Lifestyle I got a new job! Yay me! Not like am leaving the old one o, guys you know am an entrepreneur at heart, but a girl's gotta survive. And that means, work for now. My previous job was a great job and one of the many benefits was that I could wear whatever shit I liked! It's different now, my new job is a bit more formal and looking the part is a big part of the job. (more…)

EID 2017 LOOKBOOK TRADITIONAL IN LACE AND ANKARA 

"LIFESTYLE, STYLE"

Lifestyle Oh hey guys.. Hows the Ramadan going. And the rain. I just wanted to share with you guys the first installment from my Eid 2017 lookbook Traditional in lace and ankara. Old readers, y'all know haleema na.. From leemlarh.com My all time blogger bestie all the way from back in the days of totaldramaqueen, all the Collabo that we did, even one that landed us on the bloggerpoint magazine which you can still find HERE. So typically in Nigeria here, the first day of Eid is usually celebrated wearing traditional attires (which translates to either lace or ankara) because this is the day we go for eid prayers and also the day for visiting long lost family members! (you don't want all those aunties all up in your business so better to stay safe by wearing ankara.…

EASY TUTORIAL FOR TYING A PRE SEWN TURBAN (BASIC STYLE)

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turban

Lifestyle So i got a lotta request to show i tie my turban (I'm looking at you danie, mary, ummie, becky, Zeenat) and others that i didn't mention. So the turban I use most of the time is that sorta turban that's already sewn (my mom got them for me) i think i have them in about ten colors and I happily rotate them to suit my outfit. (more…)

STYLING LAYERS AND SHARING SOME TIME MANAGEMENT TIPS FROM A PRO – PROCRASTINATOR 

"STYLE, UNCATEGORIZED"
layers

Lifestyle Styling layers. But first, tips. I used to suck terribly at managing the time i had, not that i was busy o, just that i was a professional procrastinator. I would put off stuffs until the dying minutes, i would wait until the very last minute to start to prepare, i would sleep in and arrive at meetings or dates one or two hours late, ultimately, i would just cancel sometimes. Look how i styled this outfit in layers. (more…)