Posts Tagged“Leopard Print Shoes”

I absolutely love over-sized T-shirts. I don’t know why, but I just love the comfort. A few weeks ago, someone at work pulled me aside to ask the following, “Why don’t you wear clothes that ‘show your figure’?”. Naturally I was taken aback by her bluntness, but I politely changed the topic. Sheesh. On a more serious note, I’m a bit of a tomboy, I like being comfortable all day. Of course   I feel like being lady-like and elegant on some days, but any day of the week, I’d pick a graphic T-shirt paired with jeans or leggings (always…

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…