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    GT fashion weekend 2019: Style inspo on what to wear for the weekend

    The annual GT fashion weekend is a few days to go. It is that time of the year where you get to see the hardest designers showcase their creativity. Like every fashion week e.g. Newyork fashion week or heineken Lagos fashion week, there is this frenzy on what to wear. This because fashion week is that where you need to express your self using fashion as the words. So, getting the right outfit which will speak of your own personal style or that of a style icon is not a walk in the park. Here are some style inspiration to guide you through choosing your outfit. So, if you’re at…

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    5 fashion brands to shop affordable fashion pieces for your closet

    Shopping new pieces for your fashion closet requires proper planning. To shop new clothes/accessories, you need to have an idea of the holes you need to fill in your closet. That is if your’re like me who sometimes feel you have too many tops with not enough pants or skirts to go with it. Also, you always need trendy pieces for your closet. Although , catching up with trends can be like a wild goose chase. There a lot of brands offering very trendy pieces both online or offline. But you have to ask yourself if they are affordable. Affordability is relative though. What is affordable for me may not…

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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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    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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    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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    What to wear for a date Night: Inspired looks from All She Needs.

    There are times when we look into our closet and don’t know what to wear. This is because there are outfit for a particular occasion or day. You don’t want to be dressed for a beach to a dinner night event. You also don’t want to appear overdressed or like drab queen to an occasion. Hence, you have to take proper time in getting together an outfit according the occasion. A date night or being asked out for tea by other sex is one of such occasions.  It is normal to feel anxious if you have a date coming up soon. The urge to want to look ravenous or breathtaking…

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    Top 5 Best 2019 fashion trends you should consider adding to your closet

    Every year brings its own fresh new looks and fashion style. Last year fashion trends were a mix of retro look or fresh new ideas. From the waist bag, off shoulder dresses, sporty track suits etc which are trend from 2018, this year promises better. Most of this trends from 2018 i could die for while some are a no-no for me. Though, there are array of trends popping in this year. Here are my top 5 favorites fashion trends you should consider adding to your closet. My favorite 2019 fashion trends that i am loving right now are; Co-ord set, Wide hats, Fashion “Camo”, contrast denim, and Neon. Some…