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My Off-Shoulder Bubu …3 Ways

Uncategorized
October 15 2020

When I first saw this fabric in a local fabric store, I knew that someday I’d want to make a dress with it. I have an Off-Shoulder top in my wardrobe that I love so much, and I decided to run with this idea and incorporate it into the traditional African Bubu Dress style. I used the fabric leftover to make a head tie, that serves well as a belt too! Here are the 3 Ways I Wear my Bubu. Synched in Waist – The Sexiest way to wear Head Tie – The Cutest way to wear Free – The… Read More »

White Shirt Dress

Uncategorized
August 17 2020

ASOS Shirt Dress (Similar) | H&M Shorts | RIVER ISLAND Belt (Similar) | RIVER ISLAND Sandals | ZARA Pouch (Similar) | LOVISA Chain (Similar) ; Earrings (Similar) A quick get ready with me after a spontaneous call from my girls to come out for drinks and have a catch up, resulted in this cute look of the night! I opted for my white shirt dress, synched in at the waist with a belt, with shorts underneath and gold/black elements to accessorize! It’s also been a while since I did the classic red lip look, so I pulled out my Ruby… Read More »

New In

FASHION, SHOPPING
April 12 2019

I thought to share with you the pieces and items I recently bought in a video, so you can see what I’m diggin’ and how they look like on! I hope you enjoy. xoxo Pieces (+ Links) PRIMARK Shirts + Camis PRIMARK Scarf Print Shirt PRIMARK Dalmatian Print Shirt PRIMARK Mustard Jumper PRIMARK Stripped Jumpsuit PRIMARK Palm Print Trousers PRIMARK Khaki Slides ASDA/GEORGE White Slides ASDA/GEORGE Earrings TOPSHOP Paisley Print Dress https://shopstyle.it/l/1Vqx TOPSHOP Hoodie https://shopstyle.it/l/1VrN TOPSHOP T-Shirt https://shopstyle.it/l/1VrQ TOPSHOP Jeans (Jamie) https://shopstyle.it/l/1VqL TOPSHOP Orange Bag https://shopstyle.it/l/1VrS TOPSHOP Red Heels https://shopstyle.it/l/1VrT H&M White Knit Top H&M Khaki Knit Top H&M Leopard… Read More »

The Jonatina

FASHION, SHOPPING, THE LUST LIST
August 13 2018

[show_shopthepost_widget id=”3241081″] It’s been a couple of years since I purchased my first pair of Loubs! It’s also been a while since I thought me owning a £500 pair of shoes was really needed… Until now. Lol! I just came across these, and OMG I’m in love! 😍 They are a minimal leather black heeled sandal, sleek in every sense, with the added glamour of the PVC-trimmed straps and signature red sole. The Jonatina. As you can imagine, I am… TEMPTED! Are you? 😉 And if you could have any colour, which one would you go for? Black, Nude, Coral,… Read More »

September Issues, 2018

FASHION, INSPIRATION
August 13 2018

So lovely to see these amazing women on the covers of this year’s September Issues. I was giddy with excitement as I’m such a huge fan of each of them and their crafts. They are beautiful, talented and inspirational! 😍

Into the Archives

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

[show_boutique_widget id=”709456″] 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 [show_shopthepost_widget id=”3113795″] 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 [show_shopthepost_widget id=”3113812″] 6. Public Desire… 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 »

Head Wrap

FASHION, OUTFITS
April 2 2018

ZARA Shirt* | H&M Bag | ZARA Slides* | DAVIVA Fabric (Headtie) | TOPSHOP Earrings* | ASOS Watch* So… I found a way to tie my new fabric as a head wrap!!  😀 I loved how it turned out, and I paired it with pink dangly earrings, of similar hues in the pattern of the fabric. I can’t wait to come up with new and fun ways to tie it! Do you have any ideas on more ways to tie it? On this day, I was off on errands and lunch with my mum, and I dressed simply in a… Read More »