Tag: Wumi Tuase

Style With The Average Nigerian Girl – An Ankara Pinafore Skirt

Fashion FASHION and STYLE May 21, 2018 0 Comments

Hey Dolls! Hope you had a good weekend? Your girl is back with another style inspiration with an Ankara Pinafore Skirt. I designed this skirt in collaboration with Nigerian brand SGTC Clothing and I am so proud of it! I have worn their pieces severally and they really make gorgeous Ankara pieces. Their dedication to take Ankara styles global is…

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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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‘Bend Down Select’ Has Gone Digital & Thrift Store NG Is Leveraging Technology To Make Thrifting Easier!

EVENTS FASHION and STYLE March 6, 2018 0 Comments

  Worldwide, worth over $18 billion and it’s about time someone took it seriously in Nigeria. Thrift Store NG is exploring how they can leverage technology to accelerate the thrift business. Using Instagram, Thrift Store NG started to sell thrift items online. Founder, Wumi Tuase, would head to the local market and handpick good quality second-hand apparel, take pictures of…

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How Adiré Is Becoming More Relevant Through Fashion

Fashion FASHION and STYLE December 14, 2017 1 Comments

Can I  just say that the recession played a big role in making us realise those “gems” we didn’t value as a country? Looking at the positive impact of the recession which started out movements like #madeinnigeria, #fashionpreneurs, #socialentrepreneurs, #digitalentrepreneurs etc.  In fashion, there were more fashion designers emerging, more “madeinnigeria” fashion brands etc. We were forced to use our local…

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