• Mimi Travels

    Summertime Prism…

    DISCLAIMER: High possibility of getting annoyed and then being throughly amused.😬 What does one wear to the beach? Is there any right or wrong outfit to the beach? I know I know.. Its winter in New York but I couldnt help myself. I miss the heat!! So, for my first travel blog post, I am posting a picture that is dear to me but has instigated so many arguments between myself and my friends and family. Let me get it out there, inasmuch as I love and cherish my skin tone, I hate getting sun tanned so, beach day for me is enjoying the melodious waves as they hit the shore…

  • Fashion

    Boho meets SoHo…

    As stylists and/or style enthusiasts, we are encouraged to be a unique voice and have a style unique to us. Then again, we are also told to push past the boundaries of our imagination and revamp fashion trends and styles. We are encouraged to try new styles because we never know what surprises awaits us. Personally, I have always loved the intricacies of the bohemian look as everything looks effortless albeit messy (I guess there is a point to prove there).Anyways, the beauty of the Boho is in appreciating the ease and exotic beauty of the gypsies and artsyes, hence I did my own take on the infamous classic bohemian look which…

  • Fashion

    FIGUREtively Speaking…

    “There is no wrong way to have a body” – Glenn Maria Before a lightbulb moment where I knew what direction to take with this photoshoot, I had literally no idea what to write. In bed this rainy morning, I love the smell of rain as it hits the ground and almost rot leaves, the reassured calmness almost like God and Mother Nature whispering “Everything will be fine”.. LOL I derail.. Anyways, in bed, reminiscing about my yesteryears and my evolution over time living in Nigeria, Africa and now the United States gave me insight into today’s post. As African, from birth we are molded to adapt to the different dynamics each day…

  • Fashion

    Ray of Mauve…

    We interrupt your busy schedule to bring you this AEO ad (😁 just kidding). So, I was thinking, it’s not every time “slay”, “slay queen”, “killing it”, “on fleek” (people still say that right?). As mere mortals, we can all relate to the fact that we sometimes want to dress in something comfortable which thankfully, a tee and form fitting jeans can fix. I chose this causal, ready to grind look  for a very busy day and I must say, it worked perfectly.  The weather was just right and well, I didn’t have to worry about my look all day. For extra flavor to my tee and jeans look, I…