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Visiting the Tailors in Hoi An

Visiting the tailors in Hoi An can be a daunting prospect if you are not prepared for it. To be honest I found it daunting even after my prep. 599 more words


30 Before 30

In honor of my upcoming 30th birthday, I’ve researched countless “things to do before 30” lists. And while there are plenty to choose from, I kept coming back to… 988 more words


The Brexit’s One Bright Spot: More Chinese gentlemen getting bespoke suits in London

A volatile stock market, downgraded credit rating, and plunging pound may be some of the economic woes plaguing the UK after the Brexit vote, but there is one thing that seems set to go up in the near future: Chinese tourist numbers. 462 more words

Nigerians, you are your own enemy of progress!!!

I hate that I have to write this post, but this is part of what this blog is all about.

Let me tell you about my experience with a very popular aso oke  woman, she makes all kinds of aso-oke, aso-ebi and beads she is the go to person for aso oke in Nigeria based in Lekki to be precise, you can figure out who yourself. 604 more words

The Shape of Things

Most of us obsess about body image – especially around the New Year resolution time of the year.  I can’t say that I ever really gave it a lot of thought although some of you might argue that I probably should have. 531 more words


Tailoring in Dakar

For those of you who know me, I like clothes and some people believe I have a good eye for styles that suit me. I like to believe them… 588 more words

Day To Day

How to choose a tailor

Hello beautiful people,

Today’s post is on a very controversial topic and a question I get regularly as a fabric vendor from clients. Getting a good tailor or fashion designer seems like hardwork especially in Lagos and when you get a good tailor,so many times they are not so affordable especially at this time in Nigeria. 520 more words