Bridal Party

In Nigeria where i'm from, when a lady is getting married, her friends wear only a certain fabric that she has chosen. This is called an "ashoebi". you can design this fabric in any style you choose but once you are spotted in this ashoebi, it is recognised by people at the wedding ceremony that you are a friend of the bride. One of my friends got married this weekend and of course my bestie and i bought the ashoebi. We were really late in buying it and thus had problems finding a designer. Luckily, Vivi from Heart, print and style came through and gave me the number of her designer and we ran off there to meet her. I was really pleased with the result of my dress because we went in for our consultation on monday and picked up the dresses on saturday morning, so i thought she did a fantastic job. I decided to make the necklace i wore with the ashoebi and i just strung some multi stranded pearls.

My bestie Anne...

Dress:Ashoebi Shoes:Steve Madden Purse:Treasures Necklace:Ola


Rez to the City said...

I love how your Ashoebi turned out!!! It is has a great 40s/50s vintage feel! Your necklace is perfect with it and your makeup is on point! Loving that hint of red in your hair! Very classy and subtle. Kiah

If Curves Could Talk (Stefanie) said...

Love the vintage feel! and the dress is amazing!

LaToya said...

This dress is amazing! What a beautifully way to show that you are friends of the bride. I love it!! The fit is spectacular!

Laura said...

What a cool tradition!!! I love how your Ashoebi turned out the shape and fit is soooo fabulous. Anne's is definitly amazing too!

Prissy said...

I like this tradition! Its pretty cool. I love your dress on you. You hair is GORGEOUS!!!! I love the red pieces...
your makeup = flawless


Muse Origins said...

Very pretty! Hope you had fun at the wedding


Chic Therapy said...

love the red accents

9jaFOODie said...

Love the dress, suits you perfectly. and that Hair girl!! hook a sister up, what kind of hair is that???

Rhapsody Phoenix said...

You look beautiful...

Oluwaseun S. said...

You look gorgeous! I love your dress as well, nice make-up and shoes too. :)

Gracey the Giant said...

This was a fabulous and fascinating post. I love how your dress turned out and think the styling with the red accents is just brilliant.

Also, thank you for stopping by my blog - I completely advocate you wearing more scarves. ;-)

♛ FWB said...


Kimberly, FWB

mispapelicos said...

Wonderful dress. I have fallen for your red streak...How cool is that???

Nancie said...

I love! and i think its cool everybody gets to use the same fabric but in the end the pieces are different!x

Oh to Be a Muse said...

you two look great in your ashoebi dresses. love your necklace.

Corie said...

OMG how did I not know about your site?! You two look absolutely amazing. Yes, I'm def adding you to my blogroll. I love everything, the dresses, the are fierce! Love it!

Zarna said...

what a great tradition! you look lovely :)

Lexy of BeautyFash said...

You looked gorgeous!! LOVE your hair and makeup! And the pops of red.

NRC♥ said...

I've always wondered why my nigerean friends often did that LOL now I know!
I like the cut of your dress lovely!

Anonymous said...

your gorgeous! I love the pattern on this dress, brings out your natural beauty. Make up...flawless!

-Shanny "Empress"

Shea said...

Love how both dresses turned out, this is a great tradition! Love the pop of color in your hair =)

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