Posts Tagged“lace”

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This CLAN Jumpsuit is everything and more. My co-workers know me too well; I had made my love for this jump-suit very clear at work and my Secret Santa decided to give it to me as a Christmas Present. How cool is that? I love the colour, the fit, the detail -especially the gold lace detail on the back. *Photography: Toyosi Faridah Kekere-Ekun Love, Kike & Tobi

I got introduced to Alter Ego, last year during the MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week, held in Lagos. I was drawn to their use of bold prints and their use of colour. I found out last week, during my visit to their studio, that some of these prints are actually the traditional “aso-oke” fabric, which they’ve converted to this wonderful silk print. I absolutely loved that; a lot of consumers and even fashion lovers tend to think some Nigerian designers do not make that much of an effort and it’s all about getting gorgeous fabrics and making pretty clothes…

October is obviously my favourite month of the year; my Mum’s birthday is on the 2nd, mine is on the 4th and my niece was born yesterday, the 6th. It’s been an amazing October so far, full of so many surprises and I’m looking forward to the rest of the year. My Mum turned 50 on the 2nd and she insisted on my sisters and I wearing white. This was a bit tricky for me, because as much as I do love the colour white, it was difficult finding an all-white outfit. I bought this white pencil-dress from Zara a…