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  • Fashion,  Mimi Travels

    NOLAnkara…

    Growing up in a predominantly Ankara infused society, Ankara becomes dormant after a while (don’t shoot me) thus, the need to amp it up without losing fashion and style is eminent. I am very into mixing Ankara prints to create a style that’s uniquely mine. This NY&CO wide leg pants is right up my alley because not only is it high-waisted with a rich mustard color , it is stretchy which makes for a great fit and also stylish. This pants was styled with an Asos bandeau. Although it was such a great combination, I decided to pair the outfit with an Ankara Kimono inspired jacket tailored to fit my frame.…

  • Fashion,  Mimi Travels

    My Five Must Haves For Every Trip..

    It is holiday season and aren’t we all joyous about another reason to rest and socialize. I am and every time, I cant wait to relax and meet family and friends and sometimes, explore new places. So, whether you are a constant or occasional traveler, we get stuck on what to take to our destinations and back. Confession; I am not a light traveler and trust me I have tried, I am hopeless in that regard hence I have focused on smart packing ideas. However, for this post, I will be focusing on items that make me really happy/comfortable whenever I bring them with me. Here are my absolute five…

  • Fashion

    Pleat to meet you…

    Happy new month folks!!! Spring is right around the corner and boy isn’t that great.. As we all know, Spring is the transitioning season from Winter to Summer and with this beautiful weather comes softer colors however, lets not get ahead of ourselves and shed the sweaters yet. That being said, sweaters are still a great Spring choice because they can be combined with lighter pieces and colors to elevate the somberness of winter colors. I decided to pair this navy blue sweater with a green pleated skirt. It’s fun and flirty and still compliments my figure also, this outfit is a great addition to your closet as it can…

  • Fashion,  Mimispiration

    My Tribute to WAKANDA…

      “As feminists we have to understand that we can be strong and badass but also take cognizance of the role we play as women” This might seem cliche and beating the already dead horse but the movie ‘‘Black Panther”  spoke to me on so many levels hence I decided to do a style tribute to the strong women of Wakanda. I am not going to go into any details about the movie so there would be no spoilers however I will touch on aspects that resonated with me. I choose this outfit for this tribute because it reminds me of the strength and beauty of Africa. The richness of…