Roots (Collaboration)

July 25, 2015

On the train to my baby brother’s graduation, I was having a very interesting conversation with my other younger brother about facing difficulties in life. I was telling him how I didn’t mind challenges and difficult times coming my way. In fact, I was grateful for them. The reason being that each time I find myself in a place of difficulty, I always feel very humbled and grounded. It’s almost like a gentle reminder not to forget where I’ve come from even though I’ve come a long way from there. It is the perfect antidote to arrogance. I cherish the experience that comes with those moments cause life isn’t perfect, and if I can learn a thing or two at times like that, I say take me back to my roots.

In the spirit of remembering where I’ve come from, this is a collaboration with L’aviye showing a couple of ways to style this lovely print skirt.

Skirt by L’aviye | Velvet Sweetheart Neckline ASOS | Turtle Neck Crop Top by ASOS | Shoes by Schuh

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  • Thank you so much. Your kind words mean a lot to me. Much Blessings!

  • inubiyamarsha

    Wow! Your blog is always filled with inspirations. I respect you so much for always incorporating beauty and fashion with a sense of purpose. Much Blessings!

  • Thanks Stella x

  • stella okafor

    You killed it Sis! 👌