Tag Archives : CASUAL

LITTLE RED FINDING GOOD


This post is an acknowledgment that life gets challenging sometimes, and you may feel lost in all the chaos and confusion it brings. You may lose yourself; at least in some part, and be left with a version of yourself that you don’t even recognize. (Cue in the song ‘She Used To Be Mine’ by Sara Bareilles). Here’s a reminder…

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NOT SO BASIC WHITE T-SHIRT LOOK


It’s been said time and time again that a basic white t-shirt (tee) is a wardrobe must-have for girls and guys alike, and I agree completely. Although, I must confess that I fully embraced my love for the white tee after I was left with a bunch of white tees after my NYSC program. The white tee is the perfect…

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MY TRIP TO LEKKI ARTS AND CRAFTS MARKET


Going to Lekki Arts and Crafts Market is something I had wanted to do for quite some time, but kept having issues with. After a few failed attempts, the most frustrating one being when my sisters, friend (Bolanle) and I were already in Lekki, but we lost our way,  despite being in a cab and what Google maps was telling…

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BLOGGING: 6 MONTHS AND BEYOND


I can’t believe that it’s already been six months since I started my blog. It really doesn’t feel that long, to be honest and I still remember when it was just an idea. I’m glad I finally ignored all the excuses I kept making about why I shouldn’t, and eventually gave in and started. It’s been an interesting ride so…

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SPOTTED: UPSIZED/DALMATIAN DOTS


The cyclical nature of fashion has such an undeniable and resonating attraction, to the extent that even trends and styles from decades ago find their way back into our modern world. Consequently, it comes as no surprise that designers like Givenchy, Prada, Chanel, Dior and Balenciaga, to name a few, preserve their clothes over the years and same eventually gain…

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PUSSY BOW


Parisian fashion is characterised by chic, sophisticated and effortless pieces. One of its ‘piece de resistance’ is the pussy bow blouse. It came into creation originally as a gender bending piece that still incorporated femininity and softness. In essence, the pussy bow is a bow-tie, albeit a feminine bow-tie. Designers like Coco Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent have featured it…

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MARCH PAST!!!


If you’re anything like me, then you have ankara fabrics from months, maybe even years ago. Sometimes, you simply love a print, but don’t know what to sew with it. Other times, it might be an ‘aso-ebi’ that you’ve used for a function, but what’s left over isn’t substantial enough to give out, but too much to discard. The solution…

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