The Zina Set

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Did someone say stripes on stripes? Yes please. The Zina set is one of my favourite piece from the Rinnovo collection by MAJU (check it out here incase you missed it).

In my book stripes are definitely synonymous to neutrals when it comes to fashion and Pairing vertical and horizontal stripes is so clutch this season.

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What are your thoughts on this outfit? I would love to read from you.

P.s i also have a set named after me in the Rinnovo collection馃榿cool right?

Photo credit: Jerrie Rotimi

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Suit And The City

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Hey guys, sometime lastweek my blog turned 2 *fireworkssssss* sincerely I can’t believe its been two years already but yay to that. Thanks to all my readers for putting up with my inconsistencies, i love you all.

Most times I never really have an excuse to dress up except for the fact that I look great in some things so why not? Lately i have been obsessing over women in suits and the best part of the suiting trend is that they are perfect for work or play. Suits have totally gone from boring to sexy and now you don’t have to look like you are wearing your mother’s “hand-me-downs” with 50 shoulder pads.

Yes full suits may be best worn at the office, but you can definitely switch it up for an apr猫s work look by pairing it with a simple crop top or bralette and cute purse.

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Purse – YvesSaintLaurent (get it at a discounted price HERE
Suit- vintage (similar HERE
Bralette – asos
Shoes- Zara
Hamsa choker- asos

Photography by: Jerrie Rotimi (you guys can follow him here he is amazing)

What are your thoughts on this outfit? Please drop your comments below I would love to read from you.
Stay stylish……Fola

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MAJU presents Rinnovo collection

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Fashion label MAJU releases its latest collection called Rinnovo as she prepares for the launch of her website.

The new collection features neutrals, soft shades and monochromatic pieces made with lace and sheer fabrics. With effortlessly chic and stylish pieces, the collection exudes confidence, beauty, calm and sophistication for the everyday woman with a passion for style.

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What are your thoughts on this collection? I’d love to hear from you.

Photo Credits
Photography: Tope Adenola / Horploadworks
Fashion: MAJU (Instagram: ShopMaju
Makeup: D鈥橝rtiste by Dodos
Styling & Creative Direction: Zina Anumudu
Model: Banke Su & Tania Omotayo

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St. Genevieve

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Hello guys, how’s your week going? Great i hope, mine has been very stressful to say the least. Sometime last year i came across campaign pictures of the St. Genevieve brand owned by Genevieve Nnaji and i also got to know that the collection could be purchased on Jumia.com. I liked the pictures and the pieces from the collection but I didn’t bother going on the website to check out the prices because i just concluded within me that it would be overly pricey (I don’t
know why i came to that conclusion).
I recently got on Jumia and i was shocked when I realized how cheap and affordable her pieces are and also at the time most of the items were on sale so I couldn’t help but get one so I settled for the Alsafi short dress

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Dress- St. Genevieve c/o Jumia.com
shoes- Atmosphere
Clear purse- New Look

Photography by: Tope Horpload (you guys can follow him here )

What are your thoughts on this outfit? Please drop your comments below I would love to read from you.
Stay stylish……Fola

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Valentine’s day

Happy Valentine’s day to you all. Some of us are really into this type of stuff and personally any excuse to play dress up is a big win in my book. whether you are going on an extravagant date night with your man or just drinks with your girlfriends, planning an outfit for the night should not cause a wardrobe headache so i put together two outfit ideas just to help y’all figure out what to wear tonight.

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Red not your colour? The trick here isn’t to go overboard with a red dress and red accessories. Try a fit & flare dress in your favourite color, the silhouette is flattering to all shapes. Pair it with your favourite shoes and it will still give you that romantic glow that Valentine’s day is all about.

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Photography by Tope Horpload

What are your plans for today? What are your thoughts on this outfit? Please drop your comments below I would love to read from you.
Happy Valentine’s day
Stay stylish……Fola

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The TZAR tshirt

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Hi guys, it seems the harmattan has finally left us for good and i am taking advantage of the sun which is super hot if i must say so myself.
I bought this limited edition TZAR shirt last december but couldn’t wear it because i planned to style it with this black flare skirt but i just couldn’t find it anywhere. It can be really annoying especially when you are planning outfits around the item but its nowhere to be found. I was happy when i finally bought the skirt from Sheinside and just couldn’t wait to wear ’em.
So so so, i fell in love with this white tee shirt the second i saw it on the Tzar instagram page. For those of you that are familiar with his page you would agree with me that he takes the coolest pictures but the Print on this shirt is right up my alley so i just had to have it and pairing the whole outfit with neon was just me adding a pop of color to white&black.

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My very close friend Toyin Oyeneye was around to help out while we were shooting the blog photos and he also wore a t-shirt from TZAR, cool yeah? He is a supermodel and definitely one of the most sort after in Nigeria yes I’m allowed to famz him So everything kinda suddenly turned into a blog collaboration with him.

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TZAR t-shirt – Tzar
Flare skirt- Sheinside
Neon shoes-
River Island
Neon purse- Zara

Photography by: Jerrie Rotimi (you guys can follow him here he is amazing)

What are your thoughts on this outfit? Please drop your comments below I would love to read from you. Have a pleasant weekend guys.
Stay stylish……Fola

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Blogging Again

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Hi guys, i’m here again like i said i would. I recently realized how much people loved my blog and how they noticed my absence and lack of posts, people i have never met in my life would just walk to me and tell me how they follow my blog, love my posts and ask why i don’t blog anymore and i honestly never know what to say. I am trying to find my mojo back and i’m definitely not going to over-think what i’m going to post anymore i will just type as it comes to my head which is exactly what i’m doing right now and honestly i have really forgotten how to do this whole blogging thing, it feels very new to me.

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Skirt- Zara, Shoes- Atmosphere, Neon Cami – Mrp, Purse- Chanel

What are your thoughts on my outfit? please comment below i would love to hear from you.

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Photo credit: Jerrie Rotimi

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Something New

Happy New Year guys. It’s been what? Six months? *clears cobwebs from screen*. I honestly don’t have an excuse for not blogging, maybe I’m just lazy or i totally lost my mojo but i am very sorry for my absence. Special shout out to those that followed my blog and commented on my old posts regardless of my inconsistent behavior , i love y’all.

So I have a quick question, how many of y’all followed through with your new year resolutions last year cos it seems to me that after the first month most people just leave it by the side of the road and the following year they pick up new resolutions again. It’s that hard uhn?

Well i definately have goals i set out to accomplish this year and tbh last year was 聽good to me, tons of challenges and down moments but hey it was good and i must include it was indeed veryyyyyy stressful. I put in alot of hardwork and worked long nights and it sure paid off and this year i set the bar even higher :D and this time I’m going to blog more often, i can’t promise daily posts sha oo, baby steps shall we?

Please leave a comment below, i would really like to know what you did during the holidays and your plans for 2015. Lots and lots of love, Fola xxx

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The Flare Skirt

Its been so many days since January, I can’t believe its June already, Thank God. So I am starting to feel like the laziest blogger on earth that has so many things to post but never does. This year has been very eventful for me and stressful as well. I have also decided to get a camera and tripod as most times I have nobody to take photos of me so you guys should include me in your prayers :D

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This is a last minute outfit I put together for a book launch i was invited to last weekend and I went with my friend Jerrie. I bought this skirt in January from my friend but didn’t have an occasion for it until now. I am not a skirt person but i just love the fullness of this one.
A very fat thank you to Jerrie Rotimi for the amazing photos, you can follow him and view his work here

Flare skirt – From Posi (similar here)
Off Shoulder Body – Club L
Court Shoes – Liliana

P.s: Please enter for the giveaway by 脠k贸 Luxury Makeup brand in my last post

Pps: This post was created last weekend but I couldn’t upload the pictures due to network struggle

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脠k贸聽Luxury Makeup by聽Africanism cosmopolitan (giveaway)

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Hello guys & happy democracy day to my Nigerian readers. There is a Luxury makeup/cosmetics brand called聽脠k贸聽Luxury Makeup by聽Africanism cosmopolitan and they just started sale in Nigeria with two new products

脠k贸 luxury mink Eyelashes which costs (N4000)
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聽Arewa聽88-color eyeshadow palette (N3,500)
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These items can be purchased either by direct email order, via their social media platforms or their retail outlet in Lagos at SuiteE370-379, Ikota shopping complex Ajah, Lagos.

Now for the giveaway *drum rolllllll*
Thanks to the people at 脠k贸 Makeup, 5 Readers/followers of my blog get 15% discount off their purchase on either of the two products….YES! 15% off.

THE RULES
You must follow them on
聽Instagram: @shop_africanismcosmopolitan
聽Facebook: 聽脠k贸 Makeup
聽Twitter: @EKOmakeup

You must also comment your purchase interest under this blog post + your email address (e.g Arewa聽88-color eyeshadow palette , xyz@yahoo.com) and I will send the discount code to you which you would include in your order email to them. Please kindly tell a friend to tell a friend to shop 脠k贸 Makeup and buy Nigerian.

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