I should have done this as my first Fashion Designing post, but it’s better late than never.
I’ve had a lot of people commend me on my drawing, saying how good it is and how they can’t draw like that. Let me tell you a story.
Once upon a time, I could draw, and that was during my childhood. I stopped drawing for a period of about 6 years and it was like I couldn’t draw to save my life. I left drawing for so long and drawing left me. Continue reading “A Guide to Fashion Designing – Motivation before you start”
Hello from this side of fashion. How are my aspiring designers and their fashion adventures?
It feels like ages since I put up a post in designing… but I still got you. I’m going to try to do two fashion designing posts in a month, and try to increase that with time. This is on how to draw male models. I’m showing you a technical way I learnt from idrawfashion here, but if you’re badass, you can ditch the technicalities and just draw freely.
Continue reading “A Guide to Fashion Designing – Drawing Male Model Templates”
In the spirit of Valentine or Galentine, or Anti-Valentine, whatever it is you’re cooking up for the period of love, I decided to put up a guide to dressing up for dinners, dates and times when you just want to look chic.
It’s simple and easy to recreate. Plus some tips to guide you in your fashion adventure.
Continue reading “Dressing up for Dinners, Dates and times when you just want to look Chic. . .”
“Walk like you have three men walking behind you”
Loving high heels has made me train myself to some extent to walk well on heels. Not just walking without falling, but walking with poise.
I believe in wearing heels, while it has been said to have adverse side effects, I believe it also adds a bit of methodicalness to your disposition. I bet you didn’t know that wearing heels has its significance in your everyday living.
Allow me to enlighten you. This is the cheat sheet to wearing heels.
Continue reading “The High Heels Cheat Sheet & Its Application in Life: Lessons learnt from my heels”
Florals are a very good type of prints when styled the right way… so you don’t look like a bouquet yourself.
But these prints do not appeal to everyone — both male and female — for reasons best known to them.
I also find it hard to wear floral print and I hardly own anything floral, but as an aspiring designer, I believe I should be able to work with almost any material or print and make something breathtaking out of it, and not liking a print makes you less willing to work with it.
Continue reading “Tips To Wearing Florals – for the not so “flowery” girl”
African materials (Ankara) never run out of trend, considering it’s level of versatility. Just like the denim, it ain’t going nowhere.
I made a decision to start wearing my designs and not just draw them. If no one would wear, I would. I have to start with myself. Continue reading “Ankara Style Inspiration #1: The Bell Sleeves — A subtle bit of extra”
In fashion designing, one may come to find out that drawing a template or a model might be the easiest thing. The next stage is getting your design on paper in a way that has some level of realism, and can be easily identified as what it is. From representing a collar on your design, to drawing a button up shirt, how to draw sequins, colouring your design, frills, pleats, and much more.
In my previous fashion designing posts,
Continue reading “A Guide to Fashion Designing : drawing frills”
It’s a new year… not a new me… just striving to be the best of me. So let’s say this together… “new year – 2018 – the beginning of the best of me”.
I’m back again and I have things I’d like to tell you. Continue reading “Monochromes and Musings…”
Beauty pageants have been going on far back as 19th century. Women all over gather together for the purpose of representing their places of origin, institution, corporation, or place of work in pageants. Participating in this contest, I had to come to the understanding of the essence of beauty pageants Continue reading “Pageantry – My Experience”
And hello November ….
So I’ve been up to something… .
First of all, I made a decision to be more consistent with my blogging, but school has been hectic and I hope you all will bear with me. Thanks to all those who followed newly, I’ve not been able to check that out as well. Thank you guys.
So yesterday, I had to get pictures cos I’m contesting in my school’s beauty pageant @Bowenpageant and I was back from class by 4pm and had to scrap something up that same evening for the pageant pictures. Continue reading “Bodycons… (What I’ve been up to)”