Thursday, 05 April 2018 19:41

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 10:56

5 Pool Party Outfits to Make a Splash In

5 Pool Party Outfits to Make a Splash In

The sun, the heat, the cocktail in your hand as you lounge by the pool, tanning your smooth, glowing body. There's nothing like a poolside party to remind you that life can be really easy and wonderful sometimes. With the warmer weather coming our way you're bound to get invited to a bunch of events, so how do you make the most out of them?

How do you show off some incredible style skills, feel comfortable, and still manage to swim a few laps and enjoy the cool water? Well, ladies, we've got you covered. Read on for some tips and outfit ideas!

1. Prep Your Face And Body First

Prep your face and body first

No outfit is going to look good if you're feeling insecure, so in order to avoid that, you first need to prep your face and body. A short workout right before the party will make your muscles look more defined and taut, and doing a full body scrub before rubbing in a lotion with sunscreen will give you that lovely, irresistible glow.

Your face is also important, and since makeup is a bit of a hassle at the poolside, we recommend good skincare because there's nothing like that natural summery radiance that can make you look pretty. Cleanse and tone your face, then use a serum to work as a beauty elixir and smooth the skin while also providing nourishing moisture. After this, apply sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 and you're done! If you really love makeup and can't imagine yourself going out without your face paint, we recommend a combo of BB cream, waterproof mascara, and a peachy lip gloss.

2. Boudoir Bombshell

Boudoir bombshell

Nothing screams bombshell like a high-waisted bathing suit, but to bring out the sex appeal even more, you want to pair that with a sheer dress. A nice wrap dress made of a see-through material that shows the outline of your sexy swimming suit is going to look hot, hot, hot! Flip flops don't really go with this look, so we recommend a pair of delicate-looking slippers to grace your feet, and some hoop earrings to dangle as the breeze blows. You can style your hair into a small bun and then use a colourful hair scarf for some added stylishness!

3. Boho Chic

Boho chic

A bikini paired with a long, flowy maxi dress and a giant straw hat is your perfect little hippie outfit. Pick a big bag to match the hat and wear some string sandals that you can twist around your legs. A row of plastic bangles is a great way to accessorize, and if you plan to wear sunglasses we recommend a nice pair of Lennon glasses.

4. Easy Stylishness With A Crop Top

Easy stylishness with a crop top

Pick a two-piece swimsuit with the upper part that looks like a cute crop top and you'll never have to worry about your outfit. Crop tops are simply way too fun and sweet on their own to need much work, so simply pair this with a patterned pair of shorts, some flip flops, and you're done! A long necklace could be a fun little detail to add, and if you need more of a cover-up, simply pull on a baggy, see-through blouse over it.

5. Turkish Vibes

Turkish vibes

What to do if you want to wear pants to the party but the idea of slipping into your jeans on 100-degree weather is already making you sweat? Well, go for a Turkish vibe and pick salwar pants made of a breezy material! It's the perfect summer garment because it's loose, it's comfy, and yet it looks great on anyone. Whether you wear it over your one-piece or a bikini it doesn't matter, and if you want, you can pair it with a gipsy-style off-the-shoulder kind of blouse.

6. From Poolside To A Night Out

From poolside to a night out

Coming to your pool party after a brunch with your parents? No problem! A t-shirt one-piece bathing suit can be your go-to (it's one of the most demure pieces you can find if you prefer to be covered up). Simply pull it on, wear a flouncy, silk A-line skirt over it, and pull on some sandals. A headscarf and simple bracelet are a great way to style it, and you can wear a brighter lipstick to top it off.

Even a pool party is a good opportunity to engage in some fun fashion! Pick a look that suits your style and make sure to rock it with a smile and a great dose of confidence!

Written by Sophia Smith

Published in Blog
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 19:32

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Wednesday, 14 February 2018 13:06

Mellow Yellow

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Brighten up your dull days and start dreaming of sunnier days, with a dash of sunshine with the new year's mostunexpected colour, yellow. The brightest colour in the colour spectrum, yellow means happiness and optimism; the colour of sunshine and creativity. Just the right colour to get our minds and wardrobes ready for sunny days ahead.

The weather might not be all bright and sunny just yet, but an easy way to add a dose of brightness to any day is a skirt, and the yellow frilly wrap skirt will do just that.

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Top Pick: This gorgeous yellow Autograph coat, from M&S, in a thick, heavy silk, that would prove a striking cover-up for the office or any special occasion.

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Autograph jacket, Autograph dress, Earrings, Bag and Shoes

Keep things mellow and care-free in the chic boho, mustard, black and white embroidered blouse with its tassel detail, from New Look.

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Mustard blouse, mini basket cross body bag at New Look

Top Pick: Feel luxurious in this yellow masterpiece from Nine by Savannah Miller. The wrap dress is a must in sunshine yellow and sky blue cloud print. Add a touch of modern vintage with the Victoriana lace blouse and a pair of white trainers for a stylish and relaxed look.

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Nine by Savannah Miller Yellow wrap Dress, Lace Blouse and Faith Trainers at Debenhams

Cinched at the waists with its elasticated waist and tie belt, and side slip pockets, these ultra-flattering yellow wide leg yellow trousers from River Island. Will bring some sunny happiness to your "at work" look. Pair it with high-rise heels to elongate your silhouette.

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Plus yellow tapered leg trousers, Blue crop top, Trench coat and Yellow tassel Statement earrings at River Island

This yellow crop jacket, from Primark, is just right amount of cheerful happiness to spruce up a casual daytime look.

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Jacket, T-shirt , Jeans and Shoes at Primark

Accessories that packs a happy punch; Happy feet, in the Mustard sling back heels with its cute bow detail, from M&S and Ring handle bag from New Look and a pair of glitzy statement earnings from River island.

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Mustard bow detail Heels at M&S

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Ring Handle Yellow Bag at New Look

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Yellow Statement Earrings at River Island.

Yellow is defiantly the colour for a confident and stylish start to the new year and these picks offers a lot be optimistic about. Happy Fashion New Year!!

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Monday, 12 February 2018 16:14

It's A Date - Valentine

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Date night are special but when it comes to a Valentine's day date it just becomes extra special and dressing up for it becomes mayhem. Because, you do not want to spend too much money on buying a whole new outfit  s
o, to take the stress out of choosing an outfit I have rounded up 10 of my favourite items that is worth the splurge and will go with anything else you might have in your closet.


1. Love these Mom jeans, from Miss Selfridge, with its frill detail in light denim, it is ideal for a low key, movie and a burger date.

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Frill mum jeans @ £52.00 Miss Selfridge

2. Pair your Mum jeans with these cute Stripe Kitten Heel Slingbacks, from Miss Selfridge Updating it from casual to chic casual. Throw on a graphic logo t-shirt and a cropped leather jacket and you are set to go.

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Black and white stripe kitten heels @ £49.00 Miss Selfridge

3. For that something sexy slip on this sexy number, the Pink Geometric Lace Bodysuit, from New Look, with its flattering V neckline, supporting cross strap front and all over lace. It will leave you looking and feeling sexy.

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Pink lace body suit @ £19.99 New Look

4. Going on a date that requires you to dress a bit more smart, then throw on this Red tailored dress, from New Look, with its front cross over and tucked in detail. Drawing attention to your décolletage and slimming your waistline.

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Tailored red dress @ New Look

5. Need a sassy pair of heels to complete your look then go with these black spotted suede ankle strap stilleto heels from Dune London.

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Velvet ankle strap spotty stilleto's @ £135 Dune London

5. Something short and playful, the Petite Green Stripe Wrap Frill Hem Dress, from River Island, is just that short, playful and sexy.

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Green stripe wrap dress with frill hem @ River Island

6. Pair this Dusty Pink frill top, from New Look, with a pair of skinny high waisted jeans, heel ankle boots dinner and drinks or a pair cute flats for a more casual look.

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Dusty pink frill detail top @ New Look

7. You both really into fitness and are going all out on a sporty but fun date then the Green and Black Palm leaf print leggings and crop,from top will be a match made in heaven.

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Palm leaf print leggings and crop top @ New Look

8. Staying in cuddling on the sofa then a fancy sleep set like the this slinky floral and lace sleepwear set from Ted Baker at Debehams will turn a night on the sofa into a romantic rendezvous.

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Ted Baker - silk and lace sleepwear @ Debenhams

9. So, he is taking you to a music gig and you need someting to update your rock star look, then the sleek pair of Black faux leather tapered trousers, from River Island will be a winner.

Faux leather trousers @ £55.00 River Island
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10.Planning a stay-in galentines night with your BFF's with some girly pampering, Prosecco and chocolate then the Heart Nightshirt, Heart Bralette and Frill shorts, from Primark will be the perfect ensemble for a night of girly love.

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Heart night shirt £11 , Heart bralette £8 and frill shorts £9 @ Primark (penny's)

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Tuesday, 30 January 2018 09:20

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The Adventures Of Being A Non- Conformist

This season's accessories and beauty trends are to die for. As we explore the adventures of being a non- conformist. This editorial captures the very essence of being bold and free while baring all that lies beneath.

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Photo Credit: Photography- Shola Ajisegbede | @sholaajisegbede for Sniper Ajix Photography | @sniper_ajix

Model- Blessing Obila | @mz_basilia

MakeUp- Temitope | @adella_makeup

HairStylist- Tony Aigbogun | @beautyace7

Styleing & accessorries - Maryanne Alabi | @mayreejay

Location- The Range, Lagos Nigeria

Written by Maryanne Alabi 

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