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This spring has been all about    yummy brunches,  catching up with friends, and Ankara, lots and lots of Ankara.    I had to make this power shoulder peplum top and pants set with our purple/lime ankara. you can pick yours up in store and have it styled just like (more…)

Have you ever wondered how to tie one of  our “paper textured”  headties? This video will give you a quick idea of how “simple” it can be.   You can purchase these headties  from our website or directly in store. We also supply group/asoebi orders. (more…)

You all must assume pink is my favorite color, it actually is not but I do find myself gravitating to it a lot. This new look  is a subtle twist on our george fabric. I wore it to a valentine’s day (more…)

Birthday Girl in everything. Hair , makeup, & fabric  is O.V.A.  of course!  There was a snow storm this weekend but when it is your birthday you have to think like”  What snowmageddon ?!❄️☃️”! I  Love how gorgeous my @tradbyova Ankara birthday gown feels! I love every inch of it!


Joy Unshakable, HAPPY NEW YEAR!! 2017 I’m soooo ready! #tradlookbook I’m wearing our men’s Atiku Fabric but its 2017 so I’ve ‘gotsa’ switch it up and style it like my version of a mini peplum-y Agbada.Fabric, CORAL accessories set And hair extensions available at 1421A Stuyvesant ave. (more…)


Excited for the New Year’s Eve festivities,How are you bringing in the New year?! Hope you all have a fun and safe one!  and for those of you on the other side of the world HAPPY NEW YEAR!Let us style you (more…)


Merry Christmas Everyone from me & the family!! #tradlookbook… back story. Running late to Christmas brunch I had to highjack @oba.aye to take this quickly b4 everyone else left us. Thats why one eye is on the (more…)

This was my look for a Thanks Giving weekend  wedding in November. Thank you @gemstouch for the massive glow☄️ (makeup and photography by Gemstouch). I’m wearing @tradbyova iro/ blouse set & jewelry  @ova_boutique luxury hair extensions. I absolutely loved this entire look, you may not be able (more…)



Hi everyone, I’m sure you know it is now September,

I don’t know about you all, but this was a productive and eventful summer, lots of fab weddings,events and   beautiful people. Thank you to everyone that has made a purchase and visited us this summer (more…)

This was a very fun shoot, it will be the first of many where i’ll collaborate with a Makeup artist! ….. and I recorded not 1, not 2 , but THREE gele tutorials for you  she’s literally the best! They will be posted as soon as I finish editing. In the mean time visit  view my JULY  looks & purchase your own trad from our collection. → Read more