Monday, 17 November 2014

Vintage Style Inspiration of the week:-Ugochi Nwosu Oyawoye from Lagos.

Our Vinspiration of the week is Ugochi Nwosu Oyawoye,@Afrikann on instagram:







VC9ja:- What is your name and what do you do?
Ugochi:-My name is Ugochi Nwosu Oyawoye,am a designer of couture gowns and a wardrobe organiser.


VC9ja:- What does style mean to you?
Ugochi:- Style to me is an expression of one's self.



VC9ja:- What makes vintage clothing appealing to you?
Ugochi:- Vintage Clothes are appealing to me because it exudes an air of femininity.


VC9ja:- Please leave a vintage style tip for our readers.
Ugochi:- Neck scarves are a must have because they look amazing when paired with cropped pants.



Vintage Blouse from VintageCloset9ja

 Follow Ugochi on instagram @Afrikann to see more of her takes on vintage and even contemporary style.

Over to you now,which of her looks do you want to replicate?

XO
Vintage Closet.

NB:- If you will like to be featured as vintage style inspiration of the week AKA Vinspiration, kindly send a minimum of six pictures to vintagecloset9ja@gmail.com


Monday, 10 November 2014

Vintage style inspiration of the week: Maureen Ogbuehi from Lagos Nigeria.


Our first Vinspiration is beautiful Maureen,@beingmaureen on instagram:

VC9ja:- What is your name and what do you do?

Maureen:- My name is OGBUEHI MAUREEN NKIRUKA.
(A hotelier)...I am a business development manager in a hotel in Lagos. Also,am a wardrobe stylist,personal shopper,fashion consultant & operates a fashion store by name "MAU-berry house of wear.


                                       
                                        VC9ja:- What does style mean to you?

                                         Maureen:- Style to me is about creativity.twist & turns...It's not about what  you have but how you wear it.



VC9ja:- What makes vintage clothing appealing to you?

Maureen:- It makes me understand what my mum looked like when she was young... Lol...(jokes).... Well,vintage is unique...tz a piece that size doesn't matter. Sometimes d oversize d funkier to experiment.

Secondly,it makes you stand out of the crowd which is so cool.

Again, it's usually one piece or very few pieces out there. You might end up being d only person that has it which is great!...but dats why it's vintage isn't?!.... *smiles *



VC9ja:- Please leave a vintage style tip for our readers.

Maureen:- Style tip.....don't go for size, go for print & style especially for the tops/shirts.feel free to experiment...rock it with style & confidence. *Be stylish*


                                         "All Vintage.... Blouse... Baggy short...vanity case"


                                                   "Vintage skirts....how I rocked them"


                                          "Same blouse....rocked diff ways....church/work"


                                                               "Same shirt....diff ways"


                                 "Same shirt...diff wayz I rocked it....work/evening hangout"


                                                          "Vintage oversize blazer"


                                                       "Vintage Scarf....tied diff style"


                                                                      "Vintage Shirt"


                                                "Vintage Blouse....rocked in tie up style"


                                                                     "Vintage Shirt"


                                                     "Same shirt....work meets casual"

                                    "Same dress shirt....same day....daytime/evening outing"


Follow Maureen on instagram @beingmaureen to see more of her takes on vintage and even contemporary style.

Over to you now,which of her looks do you want to replicate?

XO
Vintage Closet.

NB:- If you will like to be featured as vintage style inspiration of the week AKA Vinspiration, kindly send a minimum of six pictures to vintagecloset9ja@gmail.com

Thursday, 6 November 2014

How to incorporate Scarves into your outfit(s).

There is a way scarves adds pizazz to an outfit/look,no?
See pictures for inspiration.


























So are you going to incorporate scarves into your outfits?
Which style will you try?

Vintage Closet have scarfs in stock.
It costs 1000 Naira but First time customers get one scarf free,old customers get one scarf for shopping from 10,000 naira and above.
Offer valid while scarf stock lasts.

XO
Vintage Closet.

Photo Credit:
www.google.com

Note:First to comment gets a free scarf no matter the location but within Nigeria.
         (Leave email address after the comment).


All Rights Reserved Vintage Closet and Style