Author page: Nims Of The West

7 Drop-dead Gorgeous Dresses That Women Absolutely Love!

Fashion FASHION and STYLE May 22, 2018 0 Comments

The global retail sector for apparel & clothing has been growing steadily, with an average 5.46% increase in demand every year. This means we are shopping like anything. But even after all this shopping and our overflowing wardrobes, we always seem to run out of clothes for the right occasion. At times, it can be really frustrating to sort through the…

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For The Love of Elaborate Headpieces; A Met Gala Style Situation!

Fashion FASHION and STYLE May 8, 2018 0 Comments

Unequivocally referred to as Fashion Biggest Night Out, the Met Gala 2018 took place yesterday in New York City. A fundraising benefit for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, the event welcomed some of our favorite celebrity stars, young creatives, and industry paragons alike. The theme of the event, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination“ , had…

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Ekaz Signatures ‘After Harmattan’ 2019 Collection Features BBNaija 2017 Star, Marvis

Fashion May 6, 2018 0 Comments

The creative director of Ekazsignatures, Shirley Ukpaka unveils its ‘After Harmattan’ collection featuring rap artiste and former BBNaija 2017 Star, Marvis.   Said to be about renewable fashion; “After Harmattan” highlights the need to control the environmental effects of fast fashion in the fashion industry, where tones of unused or outdated textiles could be dumped in landfills, creating huge environmental…

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Tomike Alayande Looks Gorgeous in Erilyn’s “Clothes You Want To Wear”

Fashion FASHION and STYLE April 30, 2018 0 Comments

For spring summer’18 collection, Erilyn releases a new collection tagged “Clothes You Want To Wear”. The brand cemented a notable retreat from minimalism but proved how much you can do with the right color combinations and impeccable tailoring. The collection shows a clear movement towards good old-fashioned glamour and takes on the wardrobe staples – offering the perfect white blouse, that…

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Style With The Average Nigerian Girl – Shifting With Ankara!

Ankara Styles April 26, 2018 0 Comments

Hey Dolls! I’m back with another style inspiration. This time, it’s one of my all-time favorite pieces; A shift dress. Not just any Shift Dress, an Ankara shift dress. Not just any Ankara Shift Dress, an Off-shoulder Ankara Shift Dress! Okay now you get it, I have 3 of my favorite styles in one dress, pardon my excitement! Ankara shift…

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Of Belted Torsos & Delicate Embroideries; The Style Temple Spring Summer 2018 Collection

Fashion April 21, 2018 0 Comments

For this Spring 2018, Og Okwonkwo; Creative Director of Style Temple, chose to infer on her collection some traditional Nigerian menswear paraphernalia; such as a distinct print and embroidery that forms the belt for the coat and base for the shift dresses, which she drew from a common Northern Nigerian hat worn by men across the Nigeria and, the impeccable…

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Of Jacquemus Shoes & Artistic Splendor

Accessories Fashion April 11, 2018 2 Comments

Shoes are not just coverings for your feet, they’ve become individual expressions of style in their own right. From wearing sky high stilettos to signify class and sophistication to being constantly on flats, because you’re more of comfort than anything else – our shoes define us. Our shoes can also do more define us, they can serve as artistic representations…

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Kamdora Kitchen -Baked Yam & Egg; A Ghanaian Delicacy From Ndudu by Fafa

Food LIFESTYLE March 15, 2018 0 Comments

I once had the pleasure of spending a weekend at the beautiful Radisson Blu Hotel in GRA Ikeja (Formerly Renaissance Hotel) and during my stay, I had this amazing dish of stuffed plantain. Till date, I have not come across that delicacy in all the fancy restaurants I frequent. While this Baked Yam and Egg recipe from Ndudu by Fafa,…

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If You Want To Disrupt A Wedding, Wearing A Style Temple Dress Is The Surest Way!

Fashion FASHION and STYLE March 8, 2018 0 Comments

When we say disrupt a wedding, we don’t mean raise your hands when the pastor asks the ‘If there’s anyone who is not in support of this marriage question…’, what we mean is slay so bad, all attention is on you. Style Temple does wedding guest style in a way that leaves you completely breathless. When using Asoebi, she makes the…

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Of Low Cuts & Understated Elegance – A Nancy Isime Style Story

Celebrity FASHION and STYLE March 8, 2018 0 Comments

‘The hair of a woman is her crowning glory’, they always say but some gorgeously daring women are correcting stereotypes and breaking norms with their classic and elegant approach to beauty. For Nancy Isime, the gorgeous Nollywood actress, she is showing us that low cuts rock and rock well they do. It helps that she stands tall, graceful and curvaceous…

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Chimamanda Adichie’s Regal Christian Dior Style at The Vanity Fair Oscar After Party

Celebrity FASHION and STYLE March 6, 2018 0 Comments

Chimamanda Adichie took a break from her wear Nigerian campaign, making a stunning appearance at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in a gorgeous Dior number. The Vanity fair party, hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 4, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California, is the most popular after party that comes up after every Oscar.…

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