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Nordstrom Sale Picks

THE NORDSTROM EDIT Hey guys! Nordstrom Anniversary Sale just ended - but I thought I'd go ahead and show you my top picks in fashion, lifestyle and beauty at Nordstrom.com anyway. Some of my must-haves are this Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Illuminating Powder  and the MAC Velvet Teddy Lipstick. I’ve also listed some other favorites and some of the [...]

#StyleNotes: Faves, The Fragrance Edition

#StyleNotes   “A woman who doesn’t wear perfume has no future." — Coco Chanel My current fragrance favourites ! Shot in studio by Emmanuel for ZAZAIICreate Shop here Shop Here Shop Here

#StyleNotes: Stripes// theB&F Collective

#StyleNotes   “Dressing Well Is A Form of Good Manners” ― Tom Ford A little fun on set. Had a great time chatting with Lola & Funmi of the B&F Collective. (Interview below) For this week’s look, I styled my trusty TNL jumpsuit and one of my favourite Le Reve necklaces. Shot at work by Emmauel for ZAZAIICreate What I'm [...]

How To: Statement Earrings

How To Wear Statement Earrings Without Looking OTT Next to statement necklaces, statement earrings are one of my very favorite things to collect. I’m definitely of the ‘more is more’ school of styling.I particularly love earrings because the right pair can transform virtually any outfit from an LBD to jeans into a polished and sophisticated [...]

#TBT : LondonChronicled

#LondonChronicled   “You could be the king but watch the queen conquer... Nicki Minaj   (this post is a #TBT ,because I have no idea why I never posted it.) On a trip to London last year ( when the next one will be, only the Lord can say. This N500 rate is not for [...]

Black Hats & CatEye’s

  ““Artists can have greater access to reality; they can see patterns and details and connections that other people, distracted by the blur of life, might miss. Just sharing that truth can be a very powerful thing.” ― Shawn Carter It's been a difficult year so far - hard to believe we are barely three [...]

#LondonChronicled – The Kaftan

#LondonChronicled   “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” ― Proust Travel is such a balm for the mind, sometimes it’s like pressing the reset button. Fresh perspective, fresh ideas - a chance to recalibrate - and being in Nigeria for eighteen months STRAIGHT (Caveat: I [...]

Link Love

Links Around the Web This Week – Fashion, Entrepreneurship & Tech 1. Kind of loving the new StyleMeAfrica site (StyleMeAfrica.com) 2. Ditto the ChriselleFactor’s new look. (TheChriselleFactor.com) 3. Some great eyeliner picks from the TZR team. (TheZoeReport.com) 4. I just reaffirmed my fanciness. I can do ALL of this and now I know their technical names. Thank you […]

Current Lust List

  A little outfit inspo for your Sunday Morning! My pre- fashion week lust list. GTBLFDW  is in a few days!! Are you excited about the premier Nigerian Fashion Week? I really love that they have some African designers this year. See you at the tents!     1~2~3~4~5~6

Nigerian Beauty

  It’s ironic really, I’m a semi-reformed beauty junkie (I like to think, I may be wrong?) but I rarely make an effort on the day to day. I like to tell myself that it’s because I’m really busy – but honestly I think I just can’t be arsed. Again – something I’m trying to […]