It’s Lagos. A city synonymous with the term, ‘Ówambe’. From birthdays to weddings, to naming ceremonies, house warming and even burials, the weekend of many Lagosians is set aside for parties.
Sometimes one of the things that come with these party invitations is having to buy an ‘Aso Ebi’ that those who are attending the event would wear. In a bid to look good, and be the cynosure of all eyes at the party, Lagosians go through the daunting task of getting the right styles for the ‘aso ebi’.
This article will give you tips on how to easily get style ideas for your ‘aso ebi’:
Here are some tips for getting ‘aso ebi’ style ideas:
- Magazines: There are so many style magazines available that you can purchase to get ‘aso ebi’ style ideas. Next time you get stuck on choosing ‘aso ebi’ styles, locate magazine vendors and search for good style magazines where you can get ‘aso ebi’ style ideas.
- Websites: There are so many websites that curate ‘aso ebi’ styles. There’s BellaNaija, Kamdora, Wedding Digest Naija, and so many more websites. Some of them curate these styles on a weekly basis or at frequencies they choose to do so.
- Social Media Accounts: Whether it’s on Facebook or on Instagram, there are so many social media accounts you can follow to get ‘aso ebi’ style ideas for your next event. We have Instagram accounts like @Asoebibella, @Asoebispecial, @Ms_Asoebi, and so much more Instagram accounts.
- Ask Someone: There are people that always have resource on where to find the best ‘aso ebi’ style ideas, and are also very good at giving fashion tips. These set of people are capable of dressing more than the celebrant at the event. Perhaps you have a friend like that, ask such person to help you get ‘aso ebi’ style ideas for the event you want to attend.
- Trust Your Tailor: Well, we know Nigerian tailors can really be disappointing at times. But when it comes to getting ‘aso ebi’ style ideas, they have your back. Sometimes your tailor or fashion designer might have a very lovely style idea for your fabric, so you need to trust him or her with a style idea he offers you.
After you have gotten a suitable ‘aso ebi’ style idea, and you are deciding on a style for your ‘aso ebi’, remember that you need to consider some important things such as the type of fabric of the ‘aso ebi’. This is because there are some styles that will be suitable for ankara for instance, that won’t be suitable for lace fabric. In addition, you also need to consider the kind of event you are going for, whether it’s a birthday party, a wedding ceremony. Likewise, you need to also make sure that the style you decide on should be one that you will be comfortable wearing. If a cloth is not comfortable, you would not enjoy wearing it.
You need to look out for your comfort, as well as the appropriateness of the dress you want to wear.
Do you have more tips for getting ‘aso ebi‘ style ideas?
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