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FASHION
May 10 2018

ZARA Kimono | TOPSHOP Jeans | H&M Tee* | RIVER ISLAND Heels | ZARA Satchel These photos were taken in London last year around this time! I was so happy to be out and about with the fam that day, it was Mother’s Day, I remember! In usual Shirley fashion, I had to get a picture of me in my outfit I enjoyed styling that day! As you can see, my love for the kimono goes way back! Here I’ve paired this green one with faded ripped blue jeans, a tee and tan accessories. xoxo (‘*’ Similar item linked due… Read More »

Peacock

FASHION, OUTFITS
April 30 2018

ASOS Kimono | ASOS Jeans | ZARA Heels* | TOPSHOP Bag* | ASOS Watch* ASOS deliver to Lagos!!! I was so happy when I found this out, so I hit “Pay Now” so quickly on my shopping cart, and they delivered in no time! I was in the middle of trying on my new buys, and decided to style and shoot this peacock kimono in my compound. I love the different hues of blue, turquoise and touches of yellow. I thought it’d pair well with a pair of deep blue jeans and my favourite holographic heels, so I popped them… Read More »

Wish Wish Wish

SHOPPING
April 25 2018

Browsing my favourite online stores for a bargain or two, some must haves and a few new wardrobe pieces, and I’ve come across these gems I can’t wait to get my hands on! Shopping is my cardio, and here’s my “pre workout” wishlist! 😉 CLOTHING 1. ASOS Straw Fedora with Size Adjuster – Natural 2. River Island Thigh Split Pencil Skirt – Red 3. ASOS Maternity Peacock Print Tie Front Beach Kimono – Peacock 4. ASOS DESIGN maxi skirt with button front and split detail – Black 5. ASOS DESIGN Petite jumpsuit with kimono sleeve and peg leg – Orange SHOES 6. Public Desire Mission Red Clear Strap Block Heeled… Read More »

Wedding Guest

FASHION, OUTFITS
April 23 2018

ASO EBI Dress (Nnenna Nwizu Clothings) | OFFICE Heels* | LULU GUINNESS Bag | ASOS Earrings* | CARAVELLE Watch* At the weekend I attended the wedding of my childhood friend, and it was so magical! I love seeing two people who love each other celebrate it. I thought to share details of my outfit here on the blog in case you wanted to know! The Aso Ebi fabric was this gorgeous peach one, dotted with flower petals. I opted for this style of the ‘off the shoulder’, pencil dress and I loved it so much I wore it twice, first… Read More »

5 Things That Make Me Happy

PHOTO DIARY
April 13 2018

1. Wearing a favourite outfit pairing. Double Denim with a touch of tan and a cheeky cocktail to accessorize? Yes please! 2. Beautiful places. There’s just something about a well thought out design of a room or place that makes me happy. This is Chai Tang, a Chinese restaurant in Lagos. I loved the interior so much, it spiced up my meal! 3. Fresh organic fruit. This one is a native apple here in Nigeria I enjoyed today! 1 of 5 a day… keeping the body in good health! 4. No Make-up Days. I love those days where I can… Read More »

Afternoon Tea at Peggy Porschen

FASHION, OUTFITS
March 10 2017

GAP Jeans | GAP Shirt (Mens) (Similar) | GAP Belt | TED BAKER Heels | COACH Purse Where in London can you go to get an abundance of deliciously made cakes, Parisian lemonade, lovely lattés, a backdrop of pink walls and a stunning floral bed? Peggy Porschen, duh! This has become my new cake spot, and it’s all thanks to my friend Farida! We spent the afternoon there the other day after she mentioned it was a place we would have to go and explore. I took the opportunity to take some outfit shots of my outfit, as the weather was mild… Read More »

Shirley Loves Boux

FASHION, SHOPPING
July 25 2016

BOUX AVENUE Lisbon bikini top | BOUX AVENUE Lisbon bikini briefs Hello my loves! Welcome back to my blog. Every time I pay a visit to Boux Avenue, I’m greeted with such lovely and helpful staff and I usually end up spending a good hour or so perusing their rails for gorgeous swimwear, nightwear and lingerie. I recently went away, and I took some of my fave swimwear pieces along with me, and when I was contacted by them asking for us to collaborate, ofcourse I jumped for joy! This brand has been a favourite of mine for years. I hope you like… Read More »