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Designer Crush: Lade Couture

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Lade Couture is an African Inspired Apparel owned by Young Nigerian Medical student Toyin-Kehinde Toluwalade. It debuted in August 2013 with handmade African print bow-ties and hairpieces. The Designers love for african print, its vibrant color and the elegant beauty that comes with it gave birth to thus label. Each piece is designed to suit every individual[...]

Designer Crush: Hesey Bags Dairy

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Hey!!!! So I want to do a quick post on these bags...I love how the people at Hesey designs always bring out something new every time...plus it's really affordable!! Credits Photographer: ThePhotocentric 08188750140 Stylist: Opeyemi Akinnola 07030430555 Make-up artiste: Helen ‘N’ E Makeovers 08055141665 Model: Empress, Banke, Vivian, Mrs Aigb[...]

Events: Redefinition 2013

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The pictures are alot!!! Was gonna post in parts but I changed my mind... This year’s edition tagged “INTERNATIONALE”, featured a theme battle where the designers represent different countries...the designers this year were ; Ajebota Agape U-axis Icon Figure-it-Out, A Rudolf, ( the winner of the theme battle) St Nightingale Nenzi’s Couture, Kofo Jomo &[...]

Designer Crush: Hesey Designs

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Hey people!! its been so long....so many things happenin' in my life mehn but Jehovah is in control!!  ...*sigh* So I want to  share with you this amazing ankara bags by Hesey designs....I believe what makes them stand out is the shape and rare designs Hesey Designs is  a women’s apparel and accessories line with pieces ranging from beautiful bespoke gowns[...]

Dress Up: Polka dot & Ankara Print Mix

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 Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content. I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have learned the secret of facing plenty and hunger, abundance and need. I can do all things through him who strengthens me. Philippians 4:11 Hey lovies!! just want[...]

Dress Up: Ankara Crop Top and Midi Skirt

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"So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God."-1 Corinthians 10:31 ESV I loved when people started mixing colors of the same print to make their oleku style…but it became sooooo random!! So I was inspired to design a paneled crop top and midi skirt-with Ankara of the same print but different color Have A Fantab[...]

The Fashion Engineers Guide To Mixing Prints

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So I wrote this article for GMK magazine last month and since not many of you would have access to it..ive decided to post it on my blog again,i hope you find this helpful   I've  been seeing a lot people doing what is considered to be a fashion blunder MIXING PRINTS. There are different names for it, some call it pattern on pattern, pattern riot and other[...]

Dress Up: Thank God its friday

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There is nothing better for a person than that he should eat and drink and find enjoyment in his toil. This also, I saw, is from the hand of God- Ecclesiastes 2:24  I love Fridays!! I don't have to wake up 6:30 for the next 2 days !! yayyy!! and I get to have time 4 myself :) and most especially because its when I can wear anything i choose to wear to work [...]

DIY: Ankara Jeans Shorts

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I've always wanted to try this but I ddnt have fabric glue.....so after a while I just fashied and used modge podge...You could sew the fabric on if you wish...Might do that later coz i dont know if itll remain on the jeans after washin' So the first thing you do is cut any pair of old jeans..ive had these 4 seven years!!! or better yet if you could buy shor[...]

DRESS UP: Ankara Maxi Skirt & Snapbacks

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And one cried unto another, and said, Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory-Isaiah 6:3 Yeah i climbed my car for this shot..haha!! So lemmie introduce you to the latest edition of my family ZION (the name is meant  for my future son buh i cant wait na )..loool. Hes a chihuahua (4/5 months).Hes sooo cute!!! buh[...]