July, 2006

ADEBAYO JONES

ADEBAYO JONES

Monday, July 31st, 2006

Adebayo Jones is a London-Based Nigerian designer, his focus is primarily occasion/formal wear and wedding dresses. I like to think of Adebayo as a bespoke dressmaker. His designs are all about clean lines, expert tailoring and precision finishing. I luv…

RANDOM GIST

RANDOM GIST

Monday, July 31st, 2006

I know y’all luv gist…dont even front…lol….So here is some random gist that I stumbled upon this weekend…..
Diary of a Mistress – Blog by Nigerian lady (Sisi Baby) based in Lagos, supposedly based on her salacious adventures and affair…

AMPLIFYD

AMPLIFYD

Saturday, July 29th, 2006

I absolutely luv Amplifyd!!! I heard their song “Shakara” on the radio in naija last xmas and I went ballistic trying to find out who they were…… I know those of u in the states r probably very familiar with…

NOKIA FACE OF AFRICA 2006 – BELLA NAIJA REVIEW PART DEUX

NOKIA FACE OF AFRICA 2006 – BELLA NAIJA REVIEW PART DEUX

Friday, July 28th, 2006

Ishioma Onyebo is now the lone Nigerian in the Nokia Face of Africa 2006 competition since Aisha Danjuma was eliminated after the last round. Here are some of her recent pictures …….hmmmmm…….My mum says “if you don’t have anything nice…

NOKIA CAPE TOWN FASHION WEEK

NOKIA CAPE TOWN FASHION WEEK

Wednesday, July 26th, 2006

Africa’s foremost fashion week, the Nokia Cape Town Fashion Week took place from the 11th to 15th of July in Cape Town, South Africa.Nigerian designers – Deola Sagoe, Folake Folarin-Coker for Tiffany Amber, Teddy Legbedion and Patrick Osaghae for Blokes…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MEEEEEEEEEE!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MEEEEEEEEEE!

Wednesday, July 26th, 2006

It’s my birthday today!!!!I’m so excited!!!Anyway, everybody have a lovely day……I’m going to work but I’ve got lots of fun stuff planned after that….so it should be fantastic!!!!! Thanks to my friends for the gifts, those who didnt get me…

MICHELLE DEDE

MICHELLE DEDE

Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

Michelle Dede and Olisa Adibua were presenters of my favourite TV reality show EVER, Big Brother Nigeria. I swear I was addicted to that show, Thank God, I had finished my finals when it started unless I would have simply…

HauTeNESS

HauTeNESS

Monday, July 24th, 2006

Are Nigerian designers imaginative?………….or do they blindly follow and imitate the likes of Chanel, Valentino and Cavalli who have paved the way?Well, this weekend, I discovered that Nigerian designers indeed have vivid, wild, crazy, creative and innovative imaginations when I…

WEEKEND LUV

WEEKEND LUV

Sunday, July 23rd, 2006

Hey everyone!!!Hope ur weekend is going great!! Mine is going really well although I’ve been feelin’ kinda ill but I still found some energy to go SHOPPING!Anyway, just wanted to thank everyone for visiting the blog….this is the

GENEVIEVE PINK BALL

GENEVIEVE PINK BALL

Friday, July 21st, 2006

Last year, Genevieve Magazine hosted the Pink Ball. This event honoured inspiring Nigerian women and raised funds for breast cancer screening equipment.I know this is old, but it was a really spectacular event that showcased Nigerian fashion and honoured Nigerian…

TINUOLA

TINUOLA

Wednesday, July 19th, 2006

Tinuola Arowolo is a Nigerian model based in NYC…..she had a very successful commercial modelling career for several years and was featured in magazines such as Essence. She also graduated from the prestigious, Stern School of Business @ NYU and…

LAGOS HOT SPOTS

LAGOS HOT SPOTS

Tuesday, July 18th, 2006

A friend of mine who is Nigerian but grew up in the states was asking me about places to go in Lagos. So it got me thinking about fun places to go in Lagos…..Ever since I decided I was too…

P-SQUARE

P-SQUARE

Tuesday, July 18th, 2006

I love P-Square!!!!!!!!!!!!Bizzy Body – VideoSay Your LoveTemptation
What do u guys think of them?…

FLY FASHION – LANRE DA SILVA-AJAYI

FLY FASHION – LANRE DA SILVA-AJAYI

Monday, July 17th, 2006

For the past year, I have started seriously luving Nigerian designers, clothing and accessories.Nigerian designers have really stepped their game up. So I will be periodically featuring some top notch Nigerian designs along with pics……Here is a recent fashion spread…

LOVE – Sweet, Saucy, Sour

LOVE – Sweet, Saucy, Sour

Friday, July 14th, 2006

Forgive me, I am going off topic today; My head is in the clouds right now, I just spoke to my sweetie and it got me thinking bout LOVE……I was also inspired my Mona’s blog, she’s had this forum running…

MISS NIGERIA UNIVERSE

MISS NIGERIA UNIVERSE

Thursday, July 13th, 2006

I think beauty pageants are really silly but I luv them……Anyway, Tienepre Alexandra Oki was 1st runner-up in this year’s “Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria” pageant.She will be representing Nigeria in the Miss Universe 2006 pageant.LMAO @ the answers these…

OMO T

OMO T

Wednesday, July 12th, 2006

Here is the Omotola music post that I promised…… Omosexy (I felt so silly typing that) is a leading Nigerian actress and ‘musician’….I say “musician quote unquote” because I have listened to Omotola’s album and hmmmmmmI’ll let you judge for…

AGBANI IN ESSENCE

AGBANI IN ESSENCE

Tuesday, July 11th, 2006

Our favourite Ex-Miss World, Agbani Darego was featured in a fashion spread in last month’s edition of Essence Magazine…..By the way, she looked really gorgeous….Agbani is still signed to Next Model Management which is arguably the World’s top modelling agency

DARE ART-ALADE

DARE ART-ALADE

Tuesday, July 11th, 2006

I’m sooo sorry this is late……It’s been crazy, you know the story…thanks for all the comments and well wishes…..Anyway, I’ll make up for it!
Dare Art-Alade is a Nigerian musician and former radio personality. He was a contestant on MNet’s…

2 BABA

2 BABA

Friday, July 7th, 2006

Our favourite ‘2 Baba’ as he calls himself is back with a new track.I’m sure you are wondering what ‘2 Baba’ means; Well 2face is the proud father of 3 children by 3 different women within the space of a…

QUESTION – ?

QUESTION – ?

Friday, July 7th, 2006

Can someone please tell me what is going on with Zeal from Styl Plus’ hair?Its scaring me………

OMOTOLA

OMOTOLA

Thursday, July 6th, 2006

Here are some pics of Omotola from a recent cover shoot for True Love West Africa Magazine (I love this mag….)I think she looks really stunning here especially for someone with 4 children…..I had no idea she was that pretty…..I…

Wednesday, July 5th, 2006

Wow, I would like to apologize if I ever questioned the investigative prowess of my naija brothers and sisters…..its too mad oooo…An anonymous comment poster on Adaure’s blog managed to locate John Legend’s babe, Tayo’s Black Planet Page…. LINK…

MY NAIJA GUY – Introducing Angelica

MY NAIJA GUY – Introducing Angelica

Wednesday, July 5th, 2006

I just heard this song yesterday and had to blog about itAngelica is a new Nigerian musician who has been building some buzz recently….She has a song and video out called “My Naija Guy”.She basically talks about how naija guys…

Tuesday, July 4th, 2006

I am starting my first post-graduation job on Monday next weekThis job is in a new city that I have never been toI have not packed my stuffI have not booked my plane ticketI have not gotten an apartmentYet I…