YomiLewa

by Ayomide

Pinksymmetry Attire

This entire outfit was made for me by African designer Esther Baah, part of Pinksymmetry clothing. For all purchase inquiries you can contact her at 814-218-6657 or estherb@pinksymmetry.com. Also you … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rasta Style

It was kinda warm today, considering we’re still in February, so I decided I could afford to spend more than 5 minutes outside. I purchased the top from NastyGal.com for … Continue reading

February 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Damey’s Maxi Skirt

So I’m absolutely in love with this skirt… This is just one of the many Ankara designs created by the designers of Damey’s Collection. I decided to wear it with … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · 4 Comments

Regal Rouge

This outfit was decided randomly, the white Turtle neck is Tommy Hilfiger, and although it looks great at its full length I still decided to alter it to appear cropped. … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Forever Harem

I purchased these Harem pants from American Apparel awhile back and although they still have a pretty good selection of other Harem styles in stock, I’m pretty sure they discontinued … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · 3 Comments

Belle Skirt

This skirt was specially made for me by Miss Lili after winning a competition on Instagram. The ankara print is only one of the several fabrics that she’s used to … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

Double Slit Maxi

I purchased this Double Slitted Maxi skirt from Urban Outfitters online, they had it in 5 different colors! This has honestly become one of my favorite articles of clothing to … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · 6 Comments

Jeans and Heels

The title basically says it all. I’m wearing jeans, heels, and an adjustable bodysuit. The high waist jeans were purchased at Urban Outfitters, the bodysuit from American Apparel, and the … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

Red Lace

This outfit is pretty basic. The red lace top is actually a bodysuit purchased at American Apparel. The high-waist leggings were purchased at asos.com.

November 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Suspender Swag

I purchased both the yellow top and suspenders from gojane.com. The shorts were bought from Urban Outfitters awhile back and the shoes from TJ Maxx. The NAIJA hat can be … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Pink and Lavender

This was a simple and very dressed down affordable beach outfit. I wore it during my last trip to the boardwalk this year. The Halter was purchased at Forever 21, … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Basic Halter

This was a basic summer look that I wore during one of the last warm days of the year. The top is actually not strapless, it’s a lace bustier which … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Colorsss

This top was actually a dress that I cut and arranged to look like a shirt. I found the dress at Burlington Coat Factory while the neon striped skirt was … Continue reading

October 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lace and Ankara

This Ankara skirt was originally a top, but I expanded the opening at the top in order to allow it to for around my hips. The Lace bodysuit was purchased … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Urban Flame

I basically got this entire outfit from Urban Outfitters, except the shoes. There’s really no denying it’s one of my fave stores. The red pencil skirt would’ve been pretty basic … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 7 Comments

Blue Disco

It seems that every girl I know owns a pair of these American Apparel Disco shorts. Yea, they are cute, but I dont really think they’re reasonabke for every day … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · 4 Comments

Rosey High-Low

Guess who finally took her braids out? Anyways, I’ve been loving the high-low skirts recently cuz you can show off your legs without worrying about your behind hanging out. I … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 4 Comments

Striped Turtle Necked Crop

American Apparel is by far one of my fave stores, mainly because they have really simplistic clothing that you can mix and match to go with anything. Also a lot … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Unity Skirt

I found this skirt a few months ago while randomly browsing the internet. I came across the Facebook page of the designer Esosa Parfait and this skirt, “The Unity Skirt”, … Continue reading

April 18, 2013 · 8 Comments

Ankara Crop Top

Orginally this top had two straps but I tucked them in to give it a strapless look, as I do with so many of my crops. Because it was cropped … Continue reading

April 16, 2013 · 6 Comments

Floral Peplum

For the past few months I’ve been wearing a lot of Peplums, and this Floral Peplum Skirt was my most recent purchase. It contains several bright colors, but I chose … Continue reading

March 17, 2013 · 3 Comments

Jean Mini

This jean mini skirt, emphasis on the word ‘mini’, is one of my clothing staples. Mainly because it’s comfortable and can me worn with several different outfit types. Yes, I … Continue reading

March 16, 2013 · 4 Comments

Nigger vs. Nigga?

Recently, while traveling, I fell victim to a discussion with a fellow passenger about the use of the ‘n’ word. Yes, you know what I’m talking about, Nigger. This companion … Continue reading

March 10, 2013 · 12 Comments

Ralph Sweater

At first glance this sweater wasn’t something I would normally purchase, but it was on sale and it was really warm (%40 wool). Because it’s pretty extravagant I chose to … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · Leave a comment
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