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Wedding Guest Bliss

Last month I got a chance to be a wedding guest at 3 different wedding celebrations (just 2 marriages though). Weddings are fun and beautiful affairs and it allowed me to get to know even more of Nigeria. My cousin had her traditional marriage…

May 27, 2017
Fashion & Beauty

Summer in the City – A Style Guide

This summer, I have a job in Washington DC with a commute of 2.5hours...each way. It's not easy, but picking out fun things to wear to work each day has been great! It's my first office job post-college so I try to go for…

July 19, 2016
Art, Culture & Events

La Nuit Blanche

There are some nights where you just have to go with the flow and see what's where. Other times, it's best to have your evening a little more planned out. IMG_20151003_193416487 I tried something a little more…

December 8, 2015
Art, Culture & Events

D.C. Events: ScholarChips Award Ceremony

On July 30th, I hiked it on up to D.C. to support one of my friends from Elon University, Yasmine Arrington. Towards the end of her time at high school, she started a non-profit organization that provides scholarships for students with incarcerated parents. She…

September 18, 2015
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All Things Ankara Fashion Week

On Saturday July 25th, my older brother, Mayowa, and I went to the All Things Ankara Fashion Show in Silver Spring, MD. For those who don't know, ankara is a type of fabric that is really popular throughout Africa and particularly West Africa. It's…

September 14, 2015
Style

What to Wear Wednesday – Around D.C.

Around DC It's only fitting that the first post in this series is also an African Wear Wednesday. For those who know me, you might know that I started the Elon African Society at Elon University…

June 10, 2015