5 ways to stay cheerful during tough times

Hello my lovely petals, Is it me or is everybody complaining? Buhari this, Buhari that, economy this, economy that. Even the people that are usually cheerful have started frowning a little too much. I admit that the financial times are hard, and it’s not like we don’t have our own personal everyday issues to deal … Continue Reading

All of Me

Hey Shinning Stars, Though I know this is a Lifestyle blog – which means I can pretty much post about anything – I have been trying to brand myself and define one particular topic and side of me to focus on. Should I only blog about my travels, or my style, or the stories I like to … Continue Reading

Peacock It

Hey Shining Stars… Nothing says “look at me, I am beautiful” like a peacock in its element, proudly holding up everything that is beautiful about itself and dancing with them in your face. Sometimes, that’s the kind of attitude one needs when the world and its realities are trying to bring you down and I definitely need that kind … Continue Reading

A WALK IN THE PARK

Hey Shining Stars, So I have had this Ankara fabric for a while now and finally got around to making something with it last week. I don’t know the traditional name of the print (if it has traditional name) but i like to call it “Autumn” or “Fallen Leaves” because it reminds me of leaves, … Continue Reading

DIY: HOW TO MAKE ANKARA OFF SHOULDER TOP

  Hey Shining Stars, If you are up for a weekend DIY project then this easy to make off shoulder top is the right project for you. Off shoulder tops are trendy right now and cost about from N3000 upwards. Depending on the fabric you buy, you can make this for less than N1000 naira… … Continue Reading

The Rise of the Isi Agu Print

So… One day i was busy minding my own business and stalking people on Instagram when i came across this picture that made me fall in love! (read full story after the cut) It was a picture of Noble Igwe (of 360nobs) in a simple but very significant tee shirt… The ISI-AGU print tee shirt!!  … Continue Reading

Style Crave – Let’s put Pineapple Print on everything!

Hey guys, Ever since I heard the saying that a pineapple stands tall, wears a crown and is sweet on the inside, I have made pineapple my spirit fruit (if there’s anything like that) because that is the woman I am striving to become. A woman that looks good, is proud of herself and brings joy into … Continue Reading