Tag Archives : CLUTCH

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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MONOCHROMATIC TREND… WITH A TWIST


The monochromatic trend has been around for so long, that it no longer feels like a trend. It has become one of those basic combinations that done right, can make you look classy, polished and sophisticated. It has become such a mainstay in fashion that it needs no introduction; it’s an easy go-to outfit that makes you stand out without…

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ANKARA: AN AFRICAN HERITAGE?


Ankara is a bold print that has been identified with Africans for such a long time, that it has become increasingly difficult to separate it from the African culture. Unknown to most, the history of ankara can be traced back to the Dutch, who created the ankara print as a cheap imitation of Indonesian batik fabric sometime in the 19th…

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MIGNOLLY’S MUST-HAVE: DRESSY MAXI SKIRT


Over the years, certain clothing items have become ‘staples’ or ‘must haves’ in every girl’s closet (wardrobe). These are items that help you stay stylish all year round, such as a denim jacket, black blazer, pair of formal trousers or dress slacks,  little black dress (lbd),  white shirt, white tee (t-shirt), dark-wash jeans (mostly black), casual (or boyfriend) jeans etc.…

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BLACK PANT(HER)


Yes, I had to (☺). A pair of black dress pants (or trousers) screams practicality and professionalism on one hand, and pizzazz and party on the other. Either way, the right pair styled properly can depict power, boldness, sophistication, edginess and sexiness, all at the same time. A pair of pants is an example of one of the perfect wardrobe staples that…

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POUR L’AMOUR (DEUX)


What do you wear when you need to go out, but have ‘nothing’ to wear? A little black dress (lbd). The popularity of the little black dress (lbd) can be attributed to Audrey Hepburn’s character in Breakfast at Tiffany’s. The way she packed her hair, the gloves, the gorgeous strings of pearls adorning her neck….the overall effect was in a…

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