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I believe in unbending, unambiguous honesty... In certain loneliness that fits like cloth... I believe in the company I keep with myself... And silence disrupted only by the loudness of my thoughts. In words strung together like corals adorning my world. In 'mad' people who stand alone, believing and burning because they make me feel like i can do the same. Twitter - @nimyde Instagram - @nimyde
A Celebrity Guide To Braids feat Eva Longoria, Zoe Saldana, Shailene Woodley, Amber Heard, Emily Blunt

Hair Styling 101 – A Celebrity Guide To Braiding!

When most people hear braids, they think long and tiny million braids or big box braids. But braids are not restricted to those options. There are several other ways to braid up your hair/weave stylishly.  Continue reading


On Read Club This Week – Mr & Mrs Doctor; A Case of Plot Holes and Resolution

Julie Iromuanya’s debut novel opens with an interesting paragraph:

“Everything Job Ogbonnaya knew about sex he learnt from American Pornography. So on their first unchaperoned meeting, Job rushed his new wife, splitting her thing body against the papered wall of their lavish honeymoon suite at the Presidential Hotel in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Job tore at her lacy pink panties and only released his lips from her face to haltingly shout, “You-are-the-dirty-slut-girl.” Continue reading


And The Award For The Most Relevant Brand Of 2016 Goes To…… Adidas!

Highsnobiety holds an annual awards series, “Highsnobiety Crowns,” that profiles the best brands, sneakers, stores, collaborations and people in the menswear categories. The nominees in each category, shortlisted by the website’s editors, and voted on by Highsnobiety’s readers usually contains an eclectic mix of athletic, luxury and street wear labels: Nike, Adidas, Vetements, and Gucci among others.  Continue reading

Kitten heels style in pictures on Stylevitae (11)

In Defence Of The Kitten Heels!

Back in the 50s, kitten heels ( heels between 1 and 2 inches) were formal fashion attire for young adolescent teenage girls because higher heels would have been considered unseemly for girls as young as 13 because of the sexual connotations and unease of walk. However, by the early 1960s, they became fashionable and were widely accepted among several celebrity especially Audrey Hepburn.  Continue reading

Rihanna denim jacket style header

Styling Denim Jackets – Lessons From Rihanna & Others

Denim/Jean jackets are fast becoming a staple piece in any chic wardrobe. Gone are the days they were seen as  warm clothing necessity but now they are a style essential piece! Continue reading