February 26, 2018


Less is more? I cannot relate.

Bershka Dress

Casadei Thigh High Boots

Gucci Belt Bag

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Kanye emailed Kim to let her know that ‘big sunglasses are out’, and tiny sunglasses are in. So, obviously, instagram is now flooded with skinny sunglasses. Many of which are even too skinny to look through, they just balance on the tip of the nose. But you know what? I’m not mad at that. I’ve never been one to subscribe only to practical fashion- that’s no fun. There’s also nothing wrong with the sudden spike in the trend. It was bound to happen after Rihanna appeared on the Cannes red carpet in her Andy Wolf pair. I tapped in to the trend too.

What is a problem though, is throwing out all your old sunglasses. I haven’t, I will never. Because, trends are just that….trends. They are fun and cool to incorporate into the mix of what we already own. Even despite how expensive and wasteful it gets to throw out items that Kanye declares, ‘so out’, fashion becomes awfully boring when everyone is out here running around looking like a mini-Kardashian.

True style is having fun with trends (if you please) but never letting them dictate your entire style philosophy. The trend will be gone in a few years and even if it manages to stick around for over a decade, like skinny jeans and crop tops, it’s antithesis will also come back in trend.

Honestly, it would be great to go back to a time where everyone didn’t look the same and seasonal style wasn’t almost entirely determined by a few power players in the entertainment industry. If you want to wear sunglasses so big that they cover your entire face, for the love of style, please go ahead and do so.


  1. TANG says:

    I am totally with you. I would wear what I want regardless of if it’s trendy or not because these things go and come as they please. I have both tiny and normal sunglasses and let’s face it, the sun in Nigeria deserves the big ones most times LOL! That’s a veryyyy preetty dress & I’m always here for your poses.

  2. Simplement Lui says:

    Superb dress and it’s a perfect match this those amazing boots!


  3. Mife says:

    I agree with you, I miss Those days where everyone dressed different. You look lovely in that dress, totally in love

  4. jenymcbryt says:

    I totally agree with you, we don’t trends… wear what makes you comfortable and happy… you look amazing!!!!!!!!!!

  5. Kpotie Margaret says:

    For me I just have to wake up and put on whatever I feel looks great trending or not as long as I am having fun with my available outfits…. Why would one even throw fashion items always for a new trend ….like is anything Even new these days? Cobains reign today tomorrow rayband everywhere you throw your Cobains away next 3 month they are in fashion!!!! …I agree with you wear what you want and slay by your rules!!!!

  6. Meilifisayo says:

    I have never been a trend kind of person but if I like it I will wear it. At the end of the day I do want to look different and have my own style. Good post babe

  7. Damdam says:

    First time I’m opening your site and I totally loved this article. I agree with you all the way. Trends are cool, trends are nice, trends are tends, but I’m all for diverse styles and most especially comfort

  8. Ola says:

    Those boots are everything! I agree, trends are fun but great personal style is all about looking great while wearing what you want xx

    Ola | explorewithola.com

  9. Tolu says:

    I love what you have to say in this post and I 100% agree with your philosophy. Very eloquently written 🙂 xo

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