September 3, 2016 Lydia

Tinsel actor and model, Charles Ujomu and his love, Betty recently had their engagement ceremony! Betty is the voice prompt lady for Etisalat and the two met after being signed to the same management group, RabbitFoot Entertainment. Read more about the beautiful couple’s love story below: 2years ago the broken hearts of two artists met on Instagram, finding themselves under one management, RabbitFoot Entertainment (@rabbitfootentertainment). The pair have since become best of friends over time. Baffled by the level of their friendship Charles went to see Betty’s dad to get permission to ask her hand in marriage. Her dad called…

September 1, 2016 Lydia

Nollywood Actress Monalisa Chinda tied the knot to her longtime partner Victor Tonye Coker today! She chose to celebrate the occasion with her close friends and family in the romantic location of Santorini, Greece. Some of those present at the wedding include Daniella Okeke and Ezinne Chinkata. See the first pictures to emerge below!

August 12, 2016 Lydia

Your veil is one of the most important accessories on your wedding day. Choosing the right veil can be a little confusing at times. It really depends on the dress you will wear for your wedding. So once you have chosen the perfect dress, the tips below will help you find the perfect veil! Your veil must match the exact shade of your gown. Be mindful when choosing a style. If your dress has a lot going on, stick with something simple. If you want to show off the back of your dress choose a sheer veil rather than one…

March 28, 2016 Lydia 2Comment

Entrepreneur and style icon Noble Igwe had his traditional wedding to his sweetheart Chioma Otisi today! The wedding took place in the bride’s hometown of Abiriba, Abia State. Noble proposed to Chioma in December with a sparkling ring by Rebecca Noff, which happens to be the designer of Toolz‘ engagement ring. We look forward to the couple’s white wedding which is coming soon in Lagos! The bride’s makeup is by Doranne Beauty, dress by Tubo, and she was styled by Jane Michael Ekanem. Photography by Kola Oshalusi.

March 14, 2016 Lydia 1Comment

Thanks to ASOS, we have a new line of affordable bridal dresses and accessories to drool over this Spring. The collection is selling like hot cakes, not suprising as it offers elegant and trendy dresses, shoes, clutches and hair pieces. Brides who want a comfortable, stylish look should check it out. I love the 90’s feel of the dress above… Available exclusively at ASOS, who conveniently deliver to Nigeria 🙂

March 12, 2016 Lydia

Here is the first look of Wuraola Zynab Otiti from her traditional wedding to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. The event took place today in Benin, Edo State. More Marsala red inspiration below…

January 31, 2016 Lydia

Toolz is a trendsetter. This beautiful grey and coral/peach combo will surely be seen in weddings throughout 2016. Toolz’s traditional engagement to Tunde Demuren took place in Lagos on Saturday 30th January, 2016. She wore a monotone grey aso oke with matching coral jewellery with her husband. Her accessories were perfect: a silver studded clutch purse and her giant diamond engagement ring! Toolz’s bridesmaids were decked in a lovely peach aso ebi and the groomsmen wore a mink brown ensemble. The overall colour palette was sophisticated, muted yet glamorous. For more grey wedding inspiration see here. The happy couple later changed…

January 28, 2016 Lydia

If you’re looking for a unique leading colour for your wedding, emerald green may be the perfect choice! This colour is very radiant, luminous, luxurious and sophisticated. Have a look at the inspiration below…  

January 14, 2016 Lydia 2Comment

Grey might be the last colour on your wedding planning mind but it is highly under-rated. Using grey as your main colour can add sophistication to your wedding look. Alternatively, you can use grey as a highlight colour. Create a vintage theme blending dove grey with blush pink. Another romantic pairing is peach with light grey. See how chic and classy different shades of grey can be…  

January 13, 2016 Lydia 1Comment

Every year, the colour experts at Pantone analyse our culture and declare the “Colour of the Year”. In 2016, for the first time there are two colours: Rose Quartz (a soft pink) and Serenity (a muted periwinkle blue). It’s all about “connection and wellness, as well as a soothing sense of order and peace” according to Leatrice Eisenman, Pantone’s Executive Director. Here’s some wedding inspiration featuring the beautiful colours of 2016. Enjoy!   Photo: Sandra Freij