History of the  Wrap : Head Wrap series 

African head wraps are a symbol of African heritage and beauty. It has been around as long as one can remember, as far back as 1700, even further back than slavery.  African head wraps originated in Sub-Saharan Africa and was worn as a symbol of modesty, spirituality and prosperity . It was worn by both…

September Events Line-Up

Humans are social animals,  constantly searching for meaning full and well organised opportunities to mingle and socialise with people around us. Sometimes it can be difficult to keep track of all the events happening in a month that may interest you, so I have put together a list of interesting events taking place in the…

Colourful Crown: Head Wrap Series

Hello almonds, welcome to the month of September. I hope this new month brings you more joy and peace than you ever hoped for. I fell in love with head wraps in the beginning of 2016, my head wrap mentor is Paola of Fanm Dajnm,  I love how she manages to spice up every outfit…

VMA 2016: My Favourite Fashion Moments

The 33rd MTV Video Music Awards which was held on 28th of August 2016 at the Madison Square Garden New York, was the perfect mix of music videos, celebrities and fashion.  The VMA’s is an award presented by cable channel MTV and is held to honour the best in the music videos medium.  The award…

Deep Reflections

As I write this post, my heart is filled with pain,  agony,  anger and so many questions, questions I have no answers to. Over the past few months I have heard, seen or known a few people who have passed away, a few were sick,  some were vibrant, happy and filled with dreams like you…