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Fashion Lifestyle

Okrika Chronicles : Jewelry Editorial

The Okrika Chronicles are tales from my thrift experiences. In this chronicle we discuss okrika (thrift) jewelry. I rarely wear jewelry and so making the transition from a full head of hair with which I could get away with no jewelry to a being a bald queen who had to double up on the accessories was hard. However, thrifting came through for me, as always. When I found a pile…

Beauty

Gunmetal Eyeshadow- Makeup Revolution

Gunmetal is a shade of grey that has greenish undertones.  For  the longest time I have been obsessed with the color especially with regards eye shadow. Last year YouTubers and beauty gurus Desi Perkins and Katy released a makeup collection with Dose of Colors and their eye shadow palette included a gunmetal shimmer shade with blueish green undertones. I haven’t been able to get my hands on that palette yet.c…