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A MINIMALIST GUIDE TO STYLE

Minimalism isn’t just a lifestyle choice it could also be a persons, personal style. How they dress and accessorise. Minimalist style features a limited color palette and a slim closet. So many moons ago, I thought I could fully live the minimalist lifestyle, with very few possessions, clean, simple and chic. Do I still want that? Of course, I just haven’t gotten the hang of clearing out my closet from…

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Sorbet Season – Pastel Redo

Pastels were the very first Spring/Summer 2018 trend I took on, you can read that post here. When I was researching pastel looks, I came across a subsection of the trend;  sorbet toned clothes. It only made sense, summer comes along with ice cold sorbets. So why not sorbet toned clothes. No bs-ing, Nigeria has been in sorbet season all year. …

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The Heritage Post

Heritage; something that is handed down from the past as a tradition. Tradition; beliefs or behaviors passed down within a society with special importance and origins from the past. A major part of tradition is clothing (fashion). Every society around the world has  traditional clothing. These are fabrics, articles of clothing attached to their cultural identity In the last couple of years beginning in Fall/Winter 2016, British fabrics like tweed, herringbone…

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Double Exposure

Hi guys, Its the outfit post for the week. Now this is a look that i do not do often because i feel like it could go wrong very quickly but i decided to try it out this week. If you have noticed every outfit post this month has something i made in the look and todays post is no different. This look is a major trend that has always…

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A SUYI DESIGNS REVIEW

Hi Guys, (this is like my go to introduction) I’m extremely excited about this post because this is my first brand collaboration and it was facilitated by Nigerian Fashion Bloggers who have become a place where brands and bloggers can connect and I happen to be one of those bloggers. About two weeks ago I hosted Nigerian Fashion Bloggers Snapchat takeover and one of the major reasons  was so I…

Personal Style

Retro Striped Sweater

Yo Yo Yo it’s another Wednesday and so it’s an outfit post. This is very sentimental for me as well as low budget, seeing as I have no money. So I styled this retro sweater that used to belong to my mother. Funny enough, two days ago on twitter, Blogger babe Brownie and I were talking how we’re retro because we’re broke. So we wear stuff that are our mom’s…

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Style Inspiration- Petite and Bold

This is my first style inspiration post ever and I chose Josie the creator of petiteandbold. Josie  is a blogger and shop owner (you can find her on etsy) . She’s originally from Burkina Faso but currently lives in Montreal, Canada. She’s my style inspiration because she calls out my very well hidden minimalist side and makes me dream of a perfectly minimalist world. You can feel her minimalism expressed in…

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Nice to meet you

Hey guys, I know that in my last post i mentioned doing an introductory post for you guys to tell you all about myself, so here we go. My name is Vanessa and i have been blogging for a couple years and have been loving it. I might sound like a cliche but i started blogging because i love fashion and personal style especially mine lol, of course i love…