VELVET TURBANS IN PICTURES

Dochase Ads Hey Divas, In Africa, turbans were commonly used strictly by Muslim clerics, orthodox Christian priests and court officials among other nobles. Turban headgear which is originally worn by men in North Africa, South and South-East Asia, has gained acceptance and popularity over time in the world of fashion…

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MORE ASO EBI STYLES FROM THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas, We are all familiar with owambes as most weekends are full of them. Weekends always give us a full dose of aso ebi styles. These owambes are usually one of the many ways we relax during the weekend from a full week of work whilst having fun in…

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BOLD AND COLOURFUL ANKARA STYLES TO ROCK

Hey Divas, The Nigerian fashion industry has witnessed the dominance of Ankara fabrics, giving a boost to the industry. Ankara styles has been visible at every social gathering  in 2016 and has since maintained its dominance even this year 2017. Ankara  print  has really  set the trend in the fashion…

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6 TRENDY PLUS SIZE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, This season is very different because for the past few years, fashion has been talking about inclusive-ity, but now designers are practicing what they’ve been preaching. We saw multiple curvy women styles, as designers weren’t squeezing them into sample sizes, they were creating clothes in their sizes, showing curves…

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SEE STUNNING GELE STYLES FROM OVER THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas, The African woman head-wrap holds a distinctive position in the history of African dressing both for its longevity and for its potent significations.It endured the travail of colonialism and never passed out of fashion. Gele’s are a very important part of many social functions in Africa, especially Nigeria. It…

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CASUAL ANKARA STYLES TO ROCK THIS WEEKEND

Hey Divas, The excitement that comes with the weekend is practically what takes most of  us throughout the entire week, we relive each fun moment every minute of the day during the week when we are down or upset about work stuff, this helps us to look forward to the…

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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; FIERY!!!

Hey Divas, Not sure what to wear on this Friday night out? This is your go-to guide no matter where you’re heading this weekend. Another Friday is here and you are permitted to unwind to the fullest. Considering all the incredible Friday night outfits, you’ve rocked from the beginning of this year,…

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ASO EBI STYLES LOOK-BOOK

Hey Divas, Fashion as we know, is a constantly changing thing, so you should endeavor to keep up with the current trends to look and feel fashionable.  If you are a regular guest at Nigerian weddings, then you know that Aso ebi has become a serious discussion. There is no…

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YOUTHFUL AND VIBRANT ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, At this point in this generation, it has become a normal thing to see people wearing Ankara at any time, event or place. Unlike in generation past, when Ankara was only styled and common amidst the married women, Ankara has now become an ‘it’ thing for the younger ladies…

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6 POLISHED LOOKS FOR THE OFFICE

Hey Divas, Dressing for the office is a feat as you need to look professional but also want to incorporate the best trends.  When it comes to business, you should never underestimate the impression that your outfit might make. I mean, your whole look specifically, the way it’s combined and…

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HOW TO TIE GELE TO SUIT YOUR FACE SHAPE

Hey Divas, Gele is the tiara of a West African women. It is the crowning moment that completes her traditional attire and must not be taken lightly. Not only can a Gele be worn by a bride on her wedding day, it can be worn by her guests. However, often times…

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ANKARA STYLES TO GLAM YOURSELF WITH THIS WEEK

Hey Divas, Talk of Africa and one of the first things that comes to your mind is Ankara styles. Africa prides herself in her popular material print called Ankara. The world of African fashion is intense and exciting. Watching the African fashion making impact across the world got my heart…

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WEDDING GUEST SPECIAL; VELVET RUSH

Hey Divas, Has anyone else been noticing an unusual amount of velvet at owambes lately? This fabric has always been a classic staple in the fashion world, but this year it seems to be one of the “it” fabrics. While velvet hasn’t exactly been the most popular material over the…

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WEEKEND SPECIAL; ANKARA STAPLES FOR THE WEEKEND

Hey Divas, Fashion is universal but some years back the Ankara was only indigenous. The styles that were created from the Ankara fabric at least in the past decade have been meant for Africans alone; however with the new turn of events and the entrance of social media, fashion took a…

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FABULOUS BRIDAL GELE TREND

Hey Divas, Traditional Wedding no doubt is one of the most important days of a brides life. It is actually the day maybe the folks you grew up with before moving to the city gets to see in your glamorous styles of African attire. We know how important the traditional weddings…

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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; FOR THE LOVE OF FASHION

Hey Divas, Another weekend is upon us! Always thankful to be alive and healthy; crazy how much stuff we take for granted especially good health. So you just finished a tough week of school and you can’t wait for Friday to come around. Maybe there’s a huge party or you’ve…

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6 FRIDAY TURBAN LOOKS TO STYLE

Hey Divas, One of my favorite hair accessories is the Turban. It is a versatile, easy, stylish way to glam up your look especially on days when you have hair emergencies. It also allows you to protect the ends of your hair while still looking gorgeous. With an ease akin to…

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BRIDAL HAIR INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Nothing compares to a bride’s unique look on her wedding day. Whether you decide to have an up-do, a braid or wear it curly, your wedding hair will ultimately complete your look and make you feel more beautiful than ever. Picking an outfit for a wedding (be it…

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TUESDAY ASO EBI SPECIAL

Hey Divas, Weddings are unquestionably special occasions. The bride, groom, and the guests often spend months, if not longer, agonizing about what to wear. In truth, that all depends on what kind of wedding you are having or attending. There are special rules involved. Wedding etiquette is a big deal…

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CORPORATE OUTFITS FOR CAREER LADIES

Hey Divas, Determination, motivation and discipline are marks of a strong professional. They’re also three qualities required to keep we ladies running smoothly. Life as a Career lady is exciting; chasing goals, striving for success, making personal achievements and feeling rewarded in and out of the office. You’re a busy…

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NORTHERN BRIDES INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, There are so many aspects of Nigerian traditional weddings and this is based solely on the various ethnic groups we have in Nigerian. Each group with its ways and norms for traditional weddings. Northern traditional wedding style is one of the interesting wedding traditions in Nigeria. The Northern…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR NIGERIAN BEAUTIES

Hey Divas, It is not an exaggeration to say Ankara styles are super gorgeous when you step out wearing them. They look cute on both slim and fat ladies with either long or short styles. Ask many Nigerian ladies, they can attest to this.  Ankara styles gives a gorgeous look that makes…

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6 INI EDO ANKARA STYLES THAT WOULD INSPIRE YOU

Hey Divas, Nollywood actress Ini Edo is arguably one of the most beautiful movie stars Nigeria is blessed with. The popular actress Ini Edo has been on the low on social media for the past few weeks now but she’s been sharing some stunning photos of herself rocking some fabulous looking Ankara…

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WEEKEND ANKARA STAPLES WITH THE PLUS SIZE LADIES

Hey Divas, “Is it the weekend yet?” If you’ve ever uttered this sentence during the workweek, raise your hand with us in solidarity. Of course we’re looking forward to kicking back and relaxing, but we live for the weekends to showcase our personal style in all its glory (no office…

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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; IMPECCABLE

Hey Divas, We all love it when Friday approaches, that is why we try to slay simple uncomplicated outfits that applaudes our skin tone and personality. Friday Night Style is all about fun, outing, partying and being amongst those you love. What better way to go for this outing than slaying…

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THURSDAY ASO EBI STYLES LOOK-BOOK

Hey Divas, We always say your style is determined by your personality, but of course there are times when we just want to be “Classy”. Everyone defines classy differently using adjectives such as elegant and fashionable. Being fashionable takes skills, it takes more than putting one or two pieces together….

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6 WAYS TO LOOK MORE STYLISH AT WORK

Hey Divas, It’s no coincidence that powerful women rarely look disheveled at work. Taking care of yourself and investing in your appearance sends a positive message about who you are and how you want to be treated: “I’m in the game — I get it. Listen to me.” That doesn’t…

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ANKARA ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, The fashion trend that will  never leave the Nigerian Fashion world is the Aso Ebi fashion, and one of the places you can find stylish and fashionable ladies, slaying the Aso Ebi trend will be at Nigerian Owambe parties. When it comes to turning up at parties and events,…

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FASHION BLOGGER TEMI OTEDOLA IS OUR WOMAN CRUSH WEDNESDAY #93

Hey Divas, When it comes to creating a fusion between African and contemporary styles and trends, Temi Otedola is the blogger that comes to mind which is why she is our Woman Crush Wednesday #93. Temi Otedola, daughter of Nigerian business tycoon, Femi Otedola, and sister to the prolific music…

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TRADITIONAL BRIDAL GELE INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Nigerians love gele as a means of complementing their native attires. Depending on the occasion, gele can be worn in a casual way or in a rather large and elaborate fashion. Although gele can be worn for day-to-day activities using other fabrics, the elaborate ceremonial ones (usually made…

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10 INSPIRING ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, Ankara, though not of African origin, was embraced by Africans due to its affordability and texture which is suitable for African climate. Ankara is a 100 percent fine cotton fabric tightly woven in plain weave before different motifs and patterns were printed on it through various dyeing techniques. Ankara…

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KIDDIES ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, If for one second you thought all these Aso ebi (including Ankara) styles are only for the adults then with what we’ve got in stock for you today, you sure would be surprised. As I often say fashion is for everyone. Regardless of age, fashion is one thing…

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FRIDAY NIGHT STYLE; QUEENING

Hey Divas, 2017 is gradually approaching its 5th month and hopefully you’re sticking to your resolutions, especially those fashion resolutions? Remember when you vowed to wear more color, stop wearing the same items over and over or decided to finally define your personal style? Yeah, all those resolutions. Well its…

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ASO EBI STYLES; KIDS AND PARENT TWINNING SPECIAL

Hey Divas, Most of the time, kids come out looking like both parents. There are characteristics from both that settle on the child and make them very distinct. One time, you look at them one way and they look like the mother. The next time, they look like the father….

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6 GORGEOUS ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, Nigerians can’t be joked with when it comes to slaying, especially when it comes to the latest styles in Aso Ebi styles. The styles that trended and are still trending is nothing short of stunning, as these aso ebi styles got us all smiling. The spirit of ceremonies…

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6 STYLISH ATTIRES FOR THE OFFICE

Hey Divas, There are amazing clothes that could be worn by ladies who are actively employed; it could be a major challenge finding clothes that are appropriate for office environments and at the same time chic enough to portray an individual style and personality. Depending on what your office environment looks…

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6 FABULOUS ANKARA STYLES FOR PLUS SIZE

Hey Divas, African inspired outfits are a must-have for every curvy girls’ wardrobe.. With the colorful and warm premium wax prints, African prints popularly called ANKARA will definitely look gorgeous on any plus size curve. It’s not necessarily what you wear, but how you wear it! It’s not new anymore…

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STYLISH TURBAN TREND 2017

Hey Divas, Gone are the days when turban was used mostly for religious or traditional purposes among Nigerians. Looking at the latest fashion shows, turban is fast becoming a trend. It is easy to tie and styled differently. In Nigeria, its has almost replaced the popular gele tied with  aso…

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ASO EBI STYLES FROM INSTAGRAM

Hey Divas, Fashion is a two edged sword, you either beat it or it kills you. You could be a fashion and style star because you understand your limits or you could be a trend follower and lose your personality on the way. Every woman shouldn’t only desire to be fashionable,…

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CONVENTIONAL ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas,  When it comes to Ankara clothing, our ethnicity in style and design is revealed. Different styles of dressing have evolved from the traditional fabric which is gradually taking over the so-called modern fashion. Ankara fashion is quite complex when it comes to styling. It’s best you get it right…

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LATEST GELE STYLES

Hey Divas, It is a known fact that the gele or headgear is important to a Nigerian woman. It gives a regal look to her attire and brings out the beauty in her face. There are some occasions that we need the gele to complete our outfit and make it…

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ANKARA STYLES TO SLAY THIS WEEKEND

Hey Divas,  Carving an identity for yourself is easier said than done, however one of the ways you can achieve this is through the way you look. African women all over the world have been known to identify themselves with the use of the Ankara fabrics. The Ankara as you…

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CHIC AND TRENDING ANKARA STREET STYLES

Hey Divas, We all know about those outfits that we term as the perfect street style outfit and a fashion must have for every woman because of its versatility. I dare say that with the evolution of Ankara, African print we can designed even  the most chic and stylish street…

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ASO EBI STYLES FOR KIDS

Hey Divas, We love to go for weddings, when we are invited, there is this surge of excitement which comes as a result of knowing that we won’t be bored on the weekends and these days we go for occasions, weddings, birthdays ceremonies and what have you all dressed up…

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GLAMOROUS AND GORGEOUS ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, Glamorous and Gorgeous are two  words that have been used interchangeable to describe how amazing and beautiful something is. Well today, these two words fit perfectly for our Aso ebi styles. The brightness of a day can be viewd through one’s mood, the mood of a person can…

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CORPORATE FASHION WITH CLASS

Hey Divas, When it comes to corporate fashion, you have to think class because corporate fashion needs all that class, impeccability and style it can get. Just become your work has become monotonous doesn’t mean your corporate fashion should also be. Well I understand sometimes it’s quite difficult to look…

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