“Work uniform: styling a pencil skirt”

Godmom & godson
Every once in a while, my adorable godson has to make an appearance on the blog. He’s always behind the scenes with me when I’m shooting & tells me I look beautiful with every look. Melts my heart:) He’s my biggest little fan!
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“Flirty skater dress”



“I am thankful that God hasn’t answered all my prayers exactly the way I asked for them. Some of them would have been a disaster. Sometimes the worst thing in the world for us is to get our requests answered. Let God answer your prayers in His way and His time.” -Unknown

Floral skater dress (1) Continue reading “Flirty skater dress”

“White lace dress”

“Don’t die in the nest. Fly above storms and grow into who God created you to be. You were created to be in the air.” – T.D. Jakes

White lace dress - lwd (8)Happy Monday guys! New week – fresh start; another opportunity to learn something new, go somewhere you’ve never been, work on achieving a dream you’ve always wanted to make a reality…  Continue reading “White lace dress”

“Blogger Favorite: Yetunde Sarumi Ankara suit”

For someone who’s in love with all things colorful, it goes without saying that anything Ankara has a special place in my heart. I’ve been spotting this gorgeous suit on many bloggers and I just had to make sure you guys knew all about this emerging designer who provides sophisticated yet bold Ankara pieces at a very affordable price point. Introducing the talented Yetunde Sarumi designs. You can shop her collection here. But in the meantime, here is how a few of my favorite fellow bloggers styled this popular suit set:

1) MattieologieMattieologie - Yetunde Sarumi suit jacket

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“White power suit”

“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Blogger Favorite: Zara floral trousers”

I haven’t done one of these posts in a while but I really enjoy putting them together. It’s a fun way to discover new bloggers and it also serves as a great way to get inspired when you find yourself in a style rut.Zara wide leg trousers

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“Striped dress – night look”

Thank you all so much for the great feedback on my last post ‘Striped shift dress‘ where I showed a daytime look with this simple yet chic number. As promised, I put together a second look with the same dress to show you guys how versatile it is. I even tried wearing it backwards and still loved the end result but we’ll save that for another day. 

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“Striped shift dress”

“In character, in manner, in style, in everything, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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“Pencil skirt & lace top”

Keeping it simple with a hint of glamour.Pencil skirt + lace top (1) Continue reading “Pencil skirt & lace top”

“Wide leg trousers & chiffon blouse”

Wide leg trousers + chiffon blouseYou know these outfits that you put on that automatically make you stand a little straighter and stare at yourself just a little longer in the mirror because you just feel the most ‘you’ in them? This is that outfit for me.  Continue reading “Wide leg trousers & chiffon blouse”

“Black shorts & plaid chiffon blouse”

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“High waist denim + printed top”

High waisted white denim + printed shirt (1)
My first official post with my natural hair. I never thought this day would come – but as they say, ‘never say never! Continue reading “High waist denim + printed top”

“Zippered pencil skirt + pastel button down”

Zippered pencil skirt + pastel button down (8)Happy new month darlings! Yes it is July and I am a May baby but better late than never… Here’s what I wore to the office on my birthday :)  Continue reading “Zippered pencil skirt + pastel button down”

“Airplane mode”

“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

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“USVI: Sunbathing & in deep thought”

No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. people must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” – Nelson MandelaMagens bay - print mixing (3)

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