Sako

“Demonstrate your faith by taking bold steps to move toward what God has put in your heart.”  – Joel Osteen  A couple a weeks of ago (yes, I know this post is tardy =), I participated in Howard University’s African…

For Sale

Hold on tight to the joys you once had as a child. They could one day become the perfect escape. A couple of weeks ago I participated in a fashion show, then the week after a trunk show. I made…

Skin Care Tips for Women of Color

The beauty of a woman isn’t in the clothes she wears,  The figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes; Because that’s the doorway to her heart, the place…

Face Off

“People suffer when they pursue a life or chase a dream that doesn’t belong to them.” –Caroline Myss Sisters wearing the same style (modern day buba and iro, aka blouse and skirt). One in a lace buba, and the other…

Old (N)ollywood

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” -Aristotle A simple dress with ruching. That effect gives this dress an old Hollywood feel.

The Year of the Gentleman

“A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.” -George Bernard Shaw Rarely do we ever see men adorned in Ankara. But as it is becoming more popular, men are beginning to heed to the…

Ms. President

“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true” -Leon J. Suenes  This young woman is one of the sharpest people you could ever meet. She has a spectacular life ahead…

Overlay

“Today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might be all the sunshine he sees all day.” -H. Jackson Brown Lace layered over ankara. 

Rosettes

If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need, but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person? Dear children, let us not love with words or speech, but…