New Twisted Gele with Pleats: Pictures of 6 Hot Gele Styles to Try on Your Next Occasion Outfit (Gele Divas Vol1)

Tired of same gele style everyone is wearing? We too! We got photos of new trending side-twisted gele styles for you.  Sometimes, when invited to a wedding or any occasion, a typical Nigerian woman yearns to dress to impress, or like my Naija peeps would say: ‘dress-to-kill’.  And at times like that, the same-same old […]

Bridal Turbans & Hijabi Style Veils for Muslim & Hausa Brides: 6 Wedding-Worthy Turbans from Turban Tempest

Super-stylish bridal turbans are a trendy option for Muslimah brides to rock a special headwrap look on their wedding day. There is no better way for a bride (who usually wears traditional headwraps everyday)  to wear a white-bridal-looking style of headgear or turban on her special day.  Every bride wants to look different on their big […]

Choosing Wedding Gown Train Length: Guide & Things to Consider

It’s true that the trains enhance the beauty and elegance of a wedding gown.  Imagine the back (train) of your wedding dress when you’re walking down the aisle? What train length do you see? Read this guide before deciding on the length of train for your wedding gown or you may regret it.  A couple […]

Types of Wedding Gown Trains: Styles and Lengths of Trains (w/ Pictures)

A wedding gown train adds to the beauty of your dress, but with so many train styles in the market, it can be overwhelmingly difficult to know the best one to choose. Figuring out the best train to buy can be easier if, before you shop for your wedding dress, you get informed about types […]

Wedding Gown Bodice Types (and How to Choose Bodice Styles)

Most wedding dresses have different forms of embellishment that draw attention to the bodice, and so some dresses are described as: illusion bodice wedding dress, lace bodice or beaded bodice bridal gown.  Find your styles from the popular wedding dress bodice below: How to Choose the Right Wedding Bodice for Your Body Shape The bodice […]

Types of Wedding Gown Necklines and How to Choose (w/ Photos of Neckline Styles)

A wedding gown neckline style changes the entire shape of a dress and how it looks on you.  Generally, necklines enhance the beauty of an outfit and makes it stand out.  Let two different women try wearing two different gowns with exactly the same design but different necklines, and you would find that one dress […]

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Types of Wedding Gown Sleeves and How to Choose (w/ Photos of Sleeve Styles)

Why should you bother to know the different types of wedding gown sleeves?  Simple – because not every sleeve style looks good on everyone, and you should look perfect in every part of your wedding gown, including the sleeves.  You need to also know that there are different types and styles of long sleeves in […]

Best Wedding Gown Style for Your Body Shape & How to Choose (Buying Guide w/ Photos)

Do you know what wedding gown style suits your body type? There are so many different wedding dress styles and shapes in the market, but not all of them will look good on your figure.  For every bride, there are one or more styles of wedding dress silhouette perfect for her body shape.  In short, […]

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Wedding Gown Shopping: 17 Tips to Quickly Find and Choose the Right Dress Before You Buy

Shopping and trying to find the right wedding gown can be exhausting and overwhelming, and may even go wrong if you are uninformed about important wedding dress pre-shopping tips and advice (or dress shopping checklist).  It’s important that you’re prepared by knowing the bridal shopping dos and donts, what to expect and how to prepare […]

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How to Tie Ankara Turban-Style Gele Headwrap: Video Tutorial and Steps

We’re loving the ankara turban-headwrap trend, so much so because it’s versatile – looks good on almost any type of outfit, from simple to luxurious and even looks good on english-wears.  Ankara turbans are also easier and quick-to-tie than the traditional Gele.  But then, to do a fashionable turban-style ankara headwrap fit for a special occasion […]