Hubert de Givenchy, a French couturier who's quintessentially elegant fashion dressed the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn for more than four decades, died on Saturday at his home outside Paris at 91. His death was confirmed by Philippe Venet, his longtime companion and a former couture designer. Mr. Givenchy was from… Continue reading Elegant gentleman, Hubert de Givenchy dies at 91
Creativity and innovation are a very important part of any society that expects to grow. Design plays an integral part in our lives from the conceptual stage with the "imagining" and sketching of the product idea. Next comes the fine tuning of ideas, creating prototypes, modifying and manipulating the design and materials before the final… Continue reading Interactive/Digital Devices and Teaching Textile Design
Nigeria is one country that's so rich in culture, there more ethnic groups than I can count. We are a colourful people and we love to party.
I have been away for far too long, attending to certain personal issues. I am so grateful for the new year and all it brings. These first couple of weeks have been so beautiful and rewarding. To everyone in my life...I say thanks for loving me...I love you right back. I am particularly pumped this… Continue reading Its A New Year With New Beginings
Nothing beats going bare...not all over tho, just your face this time. Its refreshing and clean. It allows your unmade-up natural beauty to shine through. This is not to say you can't have any makeup on, it just takes trained hands, a good selection of nude coloured makeup and your trusty mirror. Nude makeup is an… Continue reading Nude/Natural makeup
Bridal fashion for the past few seasons has been less straight-laced. Vera Wang for instance has shown more "non-white" gowns for her last two seasons and they are not for the faint of heart. From pastel hues to bright reds and deep, rich burgundy, there is a vast array of colours and cuts to try. Dare I say,… Continue reading Bridal Fashion Trends
The neon trend is for the bold and fashion forward woman. You need to have a certain comfort level with the trend since it can look like too much. Neon is best done a piece at a time. For example, a skirt, trouser, blouse, shorts, blazer, shoes or a bag which is then paired with one or… Continue reading Neon Brights
I am an absolute dog lover. These pooches are so cute!
Cool and classy!