NIANGO’s new collection

Check out the runway looks from NIANGO’s new collection! Rachel-Diane is not only a talented designer with a compassionate heart for women in difficult situations, she is graceful under pressure and has a beautiful laugh. You can shop NIANGO’s dresses here and don’t forget to like their Facebook page!

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And here you can get a little more on the behind-the-scenes action… 9 things I learned as a model for NIANGO.


You’re invited!

The first ‘vide dressing‘ (closet clear-out) will be held at Charly Bar & Restaurant in Ngor on Friday, May 29th, from 10am to 5pm and Saturday, May 30th, from noon to 7pm.

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All are invited to come shop some some incredible deals on new and like-new apparel from brands such as Zara, Mango, Asos, Mickael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Tahari, Guess, Lacoste, Kenneth Cole… in sizes XS to L.

You can also shop a variety of accessories, shoes (Prada, Nine West, Burberry, Steven Madden, Guess, Calvin Klein, Roberto Cavalli…), jewelry and more. While you’re there, stay for a manicure, neck massage and either breakfast or lunch with Charly’s special menu. (More info on their Facebook page.)

4 looks for 4000cfa

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Tie-dyed scarves, 2000 cfa each, made by girls at the Centre Yoonu Njub in Saint-Louis. I bought a purple one and an orange one… then had way too much fun!

Any guest writers out there want to share your DIY or inexpensive accessorizing experiences?


THE best shopping in Dakar!

Don’t miss the DWG Spring Bazaar this Saturday!


For some fantastic sneak previews, check out the event’s page on Facebook here. (Seriously y’all. There are children’s teepees made with wax print. You need to see this stuff!)