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7 dangerous stylish trends

Death by fashion! While for some people, that may be an interesting way to transcend to the beyond, it is even more frustrating when the cause of eventual death was something that was meant to make a living statement. Makeover lists a few…

Go mellow in yellow

Lemon yellow, amber yellow, golden yellow, royal yellow, maize yellow, topaz, lion yellow, mustard yellow, and the list goes on. As at the last count, there are more than 30 shades of yellow when it comes to fashionable outfits, and the…

Rains are for braids

Braids and rains. As lovely as the combinations sounds with word play, both don’t do well together, because of the effect rainwater has on hair extensions. However, the rainy season is no excuse not to rock braids – the reference here…

How to light up your style at night

The whitened flash was unmistakable as it sauntered by. On close examination under the cover of darkness, with accompanying low shades of light here and there, she was dressed in a figure-hugging black dress, and was attempting, albeit…

Should children use makeup?

NAIL polish, lipstick, lip liner, eyeliner, glitter eyeshadow, and even trying out her mother’s padded brassiere, there is nothing a curious daughter won’t try, if she sees her mother doing it. As such, it is not uncommon for parents to,…

Agbada: Go for bold with stylish folds

AGBADA! Just the sound of the style is enough to evoke respect. It’s not a look for the lily-livered. The ‘flowing garments’ have a way of making even the most uninspiring person glow. From Nigeria’s early fashion times, agbada has been the…

The four F’s for styling men’s jackets

OFFICE, party, wedding, business lunch, red carpet events, and even funerals, there is something about a well-tailored male jacket that makes the wearer stand out. Irrespective of size, and even, sometimes, shape, a jacket has a way of…