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    What is your opinion on the use of anklet?: 5 Nigerian fashion bloggers share their opinion.

    There are a lot of misconceptions in our society today on the use of anklets (popularly known as leg chain). These misconceptions guide the attitude of people towards women who use this piece of jewelry. I was once wrongly perceived by someone that I just met as “a loose girl” on first sight because of anklet. Even my boss at work also had his opinion on my use of anklet to work. He had to convince himself that I wasn’t a lesbian though I use anklets. Imagine that!. Anklets for me is just like any other jewelry like bracelet, wristwatch or necklace. So, I wonder why ladies who wear anklets…

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    How to dress stylish for your cold office; style tips

    Typical of most offices is the freezing cold from the Air conditioner. It could get so cold that you may have to take hot tea all day. The effect is that you will visit the toilet as much as possible to offload. Your case is worse if you have to sit beside or under the air condition based on the office ergonomics. Sadly, there are very cold days where it either rained overnight or early that morning and your office air condition is also put on. This may be because you work in an institution that the office must be cold. e.g. banks, financial institutions, etc. Most 9-5vers can relate…

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    Lekki conservation center Lagos: all you need to know and things to do

    Lekki conservation center Lagos is exciting, fun and loved by the fearless. The fear factor is because of its famous long canopy walk. My day out to LCC was quite interesting and fun. Lekki Conservation park is located at Lekki epe expressway, Tipa bus stop. I almost missed my way trying to locate LCC on Sallah day. The reason is that one Lout ( Agbero) misled us, so I found myself in Ajah. This conservation center is also a home for wildlife animals like Crocodile, monkeys, etc. Entrance into Lekki conservation center Lagos and Fee After finding myself in Ajah, I took another bus back to Tippa bus stop. The…

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    5 wardrobe essentials you should add to your summer fashion closet

    Summer is one of the most anticipated season of the year around the world. Over here in Nigeria, Summer is the same as the rainy season. The weather is either too hot or too cold after a heavy downpour. In the western part of the world, it that time to ditch layering and thick clothing for the light clothes. Also, this switch in dressing mode means that you need to start digging into your closet to bring out your summer outfits. The bright colors, prints, loose dresses and the likes that go with summer. Nonetheless, whether summer or rainy season, there are some essential fashion pieces that you need for…

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    What to wear for a day out to the beach; Beach style Inspo

    Beaches are the most relaxing place to visit for a vacation. In Nigeria, there are lovely beaches you can visit on the budget. All you need is your transport fare, and in some cases, you pay a gate fee. Most beaches in Nigeria are located at Lagos due it’s closeness to the Atlantic. So if you’re outside Lagos and you may need to pack for travel to have a beach vacation. Also, it is not uncommon to be clueless as to what to wear for a hang out to the beach. Especially for newbies, my first time was no different. I wasn’t for a beach hang out because I had…

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    Top 5 beaches you should add to your bucket list vacation spot in Lagos

    The beach is one of the best places to unwind, chill and have a fun-filled day out. In Lagos state, there are several beaches you can visit for vacation but only a few are well known/visited. This is because some beaches are dirty may be due to poor maintenance, or the fear of drowning. The major reason being the fear of drowning in the waters of the beach. This is because you may be unaware of places that are too deep. Also, there is no signage to inform tourists on the safe part to take a swim. I also had my own fears formed from the tales of horror that…

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    A review on my fashion haul from Nigerian Fashion Brand, All She Needs

    As a lady, there are times where you look into your closet and feel like you need some new items to be added. In other to do this, you can choose to check out some stores to pick up new finds or like me opt for online shopping. For someone like me who loves shopping online-due to my 9-5 job, discovering new affordable fashion sites always gladdens my heart. This especially if the items are trendy, versatile and a Nigerian owned brand. Sometimes, made in Nigerian fashion brands are high-end as well as too pricey. On another hand, shopping from overseas sites is even more frustrating. (the long wait for…

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    How to style your shirt dress: 4 Refreshing ways to wear a shirt dress

    One trendy wardrobe essential a lady must have is a shirt dress. Aside the fact that shirt dresses are easy to throw on, it is also a versatile piece of fashion outfit. Shirt dress also comes in different forms; in a tee or button down floral or solid colors etc. For me i love the button down shirt dresses more. Maybe because they are more versatile to play dress up with. Also you can leave like two or three buttons undone to give a sexy feel. i.e girl you can serve some cleavage better yet if you’ve got big boobs. (It could be because you can create a refreshing new…

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    Styled by Demoire: How I wore my ponytail hairstyle for a month?

    As an African lady who is proud of the curly nature that comes with black hair, I avoid ponytail hairstyle. This hairstyle normally do not last for more than two weeks. (Most stylist pre-inform you so you know that you can’t wear it for so long- more like a disclaimer that comes with the hairstyle.). Aside the fact that it doesn’t last, it is fast and affordable to make. i.e. if the hair extension is not so pricey. Last Month, I made my hair from Demoire brand. She needed a model for hair and gets to keep it. (Who am I to pass off such offer) . Also her work…

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    My Day-out at Freedom park:things to do at freedom park, Lagos island

    This year, i have decided to live to the fullest any opportunity i get. Hence, I visited freedom park at Lagos island. This park is one of the most affordable vacation spot to visit. It is just a tricycle away from Obalende, Lagos Island. Freedom park used to be the then Queen’s prison yard. This prison housed thieves, activist and other notorious criminals. It is now a recreational center holding some of its memories in place like the “prison” which are still retained as well some of its structures. The gate fee for entry into freedom park is 200naira. It allows you access to all the facilities available at the…