The Iro Look

Used 7 products for the entire look. Call me LAJA the beauty influencer. *aggressively bats lashes*

How to Look Ankara Chic

Hear thee, hear thee. Style tips from the ankara, chic queen herself.

LAJA Unseen #11

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Purple Enough?

Today's outfit is too bright for life and I definitely need the brightness and colour in my life considering the tragedies that plagued the news this past week. I've talked about it so much and I just need some air to breathe because it's so darn depressing. I need some change in my life right [...]

Chasing Red

You guys know I'm all about showing you how versatile and diverse various African** prints are for different seasons and occasions. I really do believe African prints will never go out of style or become "cliche" like I've been seeing around lately. Miss LAJA believes it will continuously evolve alongside the culture and they are [...]

The Butterfly Effect

Happy Wednesday! Here's another vintage ankara piece that belongs to my mum and I have now permanently borrowed, hehe! I'm appreciating how the cold weather is being delayed here in North Carolina but loh and behold, the cold gradually seems to be winning *insert sad face*   Anyways, while taking these pictures, a man commented [...]

LAJA Unseen #8

  I went out to dinner then to a Broadway show last night and saw Beauty And The Beast! It was really good but I'm yet to see another Broad way performance that would top Wicked (at least for me). When it comes to movies and TV shows, I'm a crier. Correction, a bawler. Literally [...]

African Explosion Fashion Show

  Hello, lover! If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you know I went for a fashion show this past Saturday. I did something super embarrassing that you can read about here. It consisted of clothing made with various African prints and over 6 designers showcased their collections. As you can imagine and also [...]

Crisp Leaves

  Hello sunshine! As I type this post currently, I'm not the happiest of bunnies. I had a fashion show I'm meant to go to. It's actually to today but I thought it was yesterday (btw, you're reading this in the future) but yes, I was so excited I forgot to double check the date. [...]

Pumpkin

  Just finished with Fall break and gradually coming back to the reality that is school. It flew by way too fast though. The rest was very much needed. Gave me a lot of time to clear my head and take time to catch up on leisure activities. I was so occupied with stuff I [...]