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Our countdown of our top ten Nigerians in Fashion continues with Adeola Ariyo. She was one of the Nigerian contestants and finalists at Nokia’s Face of Africa in 2005. She was only 19. Now 25 and living in South Africa, she is gracing the runways of accomplished designers. Not only is she a top African model, she’s also an actress. She made her acting debut in 2008 in the movie, DOOMSDAY. Adeola is such a joy to be around and we at SBQ are more than happy to have her on our countdown. SBQ: So, tell us a bit about…

Anyone who follows my personal twitter account will know that on Saturday, I had a sartorial emergency. I needed a culturally inspired African print ensemble for an event, that very evening. I tweeted and like my life depended on it and several lovely people came to my aid “THANK YOU”. Ironically I found an amazing designer through the power of of Google – Bestow Elan. Within 2hours of making contact with the lovely creator, Erzumah I was the proud owner of a beautifully crafted dress.  Erzumah and I swooned and “ahhhed” as I slipped on the dress… I had found my perfect match!…

As you may have noticed SBQ just die for accessories! They don’t have to be expensive and they instantly upgrade your outfit! Here are some of our new favourites. KIKE This was the only accessory I bought over the Summer.I bought it from a Vintage Shop in LA. I love the fact that it’s two connected rings. It’s so stylish, yet so edgy, just how I like it! My favourite ensemble! My pearls with my favourite gold rings. The pearls are from Forever 21, the rings are from the W Hotel in NYC and Topshop. TOBI Anyone who has spotted…

Take a bit of Brick Lane loving and add a sunny, cheerful, stylish Canadian native and you get ‘The F Blog‘. Evidently beautiful on the outside with a dash on joy on the inside,  Daniella’s blog and personal sense of style is rippling through the blogersphere. The alluring collection of shots on ‘The F Blog’ could easily be the poster ad campaign for stylish East London living.  I’m utterly in love with this shot above, most probably because both Kike and I are ring fanatics, we love to pile them on just like Daniela. With an irrepressible sparkling personality, Daniella has to be one of the…

The Orangery, Kensington palace, an enchanted haven for all admirers of true beauty. Perfect for celebrating the birthday of the phenomenal Platform Princess. So a bunch of bloggers got together and in true blogger style and ate cake. From cover to cover we all had a fantastic day, I’m sure Princess Diana would have  been proud of our endless laughs and creative outfits. We captured so many great moments, too many to put in one post, so we made a video just for you. In order to get the full Style By Queens experience, we suggest you watch the video in full…

There’s something about being within the virtual realm of the blogersphere that makes you feel connected to people that you don’t even know. Instantaneously, you have the liver to proclaim “Oh I love your outfit” or ask “where did you get that ?”, without a glimpse of hesitation. We thought we would make the most of this new virtual boldness and ask to meet up with the creative mastermind behind the most beautiful blog in the blogersphere. 1500hours, Sketch on Conduit street, Olivia of My New Favourite Thing strides towards us ‘Wang’ in hand and perfectly groomed. She’s a total knockout ! It was so…