THEASOEBIJUNKIE FABRICS

NEW FABRIC ALERT: BROCADE JACQUARD

Hello my stylish asoebi lovers,

Today I will be introducing a new fabric which is actually the rave of the moment in the Nigerian Fashion Scene.

Not yet common but most women of style have one or two patterns of this gorgeous fabric in their closet.

The brocade/jacquard fabric is one of those timeless fabric that will always stand out at any time.
A brocade is merely an example of a jacquard, a heavy fabric with acolorful allover raised pattern or floral design with an embossed or embroidered effect; it may or may not incorporate gold or silver threads.

One thing that made me fall in love with the brocade fabric when I got the first delivery is the floating designs on the surface plus the rich opulent looks👌

This fabric oozes elegance! It’s classy and super stunning yet skin friendly.

It’s perfect for dresses, tops and skirts or top and wrapper but you need a very creative and innovative designer to get the best out of this fabric. This is a timeless fabric, so please invest in getting a great design from a good tailor.

Let’s see some gorgeous designs and colors that we currently have in stock for you to purchase:

Which of these is your favourite design? Let me know in the comments section.

📍Prices are between 30,000 Naira and 40,000 Naira for 5yards

To order online, please call or WhatsApp 2347033040834.

You can also send email to theasoebijunkie@gmail.com

Payment should be made to

Account name: theasoebijunkie
Bank: zenith Bank
Account number: 1014063212

We deliver within and outside of Lagos state and internationally.

We look forward to your patronage

Cheers,

Modupe

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NORTHERN NIGERIAN BRIDES

Sometimes a go I made a post HERE about the Hausa or Northern Nigerian Amariya I shared my thoughts about the beautiful Hausa/Fulani rich culture displayed at their weddings which is quite unique from other traditional weddings in Nigeria.

Over the years, the Amariya or Northern Nigerian brides have evolved in their fashion/style for their big day and I felt I should make another post on this.

In as much as we all know that Hausa especially the Fulani ladies are conservative but we can’t ignore how stunning they look naturally. Have you met some Shuwa Arab ladies?? OMG! They are super gorgeous.

Their smooth and shiny skin either dark or light, their long and soft sometimes curly hair , their love for perfumes and incense ( they love to smell nice)😉 are some of the attributes of the Northern Nigerian ladies.

They spend a lot of money on their hair/skin especially on natural skin care products from Arab countries and some parts of Nigeria ( Maiduguri in particular) where they have local spas that you can treat your skin with natural herbs at low costs.

When getting married, the northern Nigerian wedding is more of a festival especially for the bride.

The display of culture from the outfits to the makeup, henna, exquisite gold jewelry, unique veils is amazingly beautiful.
Since this is our focus on today’s post, grab your popcorn and check out these beautiful pictures of stunning Northern Nigerian brides and let me know what you think in the comments section:

Cheers,

Modupe

ASO-EBI INSPIRATION, TREND ALERT, Uncategorized

BOUBOU STYLES

Hello everyone,

Hope y’all doing well? I promised to be consistent but I haven’t kept to my promise in my last post HERE

But as they say it’s better late than never 😉

Eid holidays will soon be here and you get to see loads of rams up for sale around Lagos at this time which is a reminder that Eid- Kabir is around the corner.

Fashion wise, it’s a time where the whole family source for fabrics perfect for Eid.

One of the most comfortable outfits yet elegant styles for women at this time is the BOUBOU style. It’s easy to make and very comfortable to wear as you can move around, serve food, attend to visitors during the festive season.

The last time I had a party and I was confused on what to make with my asoebi because I didn’t have enough time to get it to a tailor on time infact I had less than 24hrs and I just didn’t want to make iro and buba, I just asked someone to make my fabric into a BOUBOU and I got it ready in less than 1hr. I just matched it a turban, long earrings, bracelet and wristwatch and I was so happy unfortunately I didn’t get to take pictures which would have been perfect for this post.

But here, I have some beautiful BOUBOU style options for you to choose from incase you are opting for the comfortable yet elegant look:

Guipure laces are one of the best fabrics for boubou styles but the truth is I have seen amazing boubou styles made from tulle laces, adire fabrics, brocade fabrics and even Ankara fabrics. So it all depends on your budget. You can use guipure lace, cord lace, milk fibre lace (like I showed you in my last post HERE), silk fabric, chiffon fabric etc

On choosing colors for boubou, I personally love the classic white for boubous. White colour is versatile as you can match it with any color of turban or asooke and it’s so easy to accessorize.

Also depending on your body size, you can opt for a colorful fabric, prints or plain. I love to use plain fabric even though in my last birthday photo shoot HERE I wore a multicoloured guipure lace boubou which was so beautiful but because my fashion language is subtle yet stunning I still prefer plain fabrics for boubou.

Let see more pictures:

What’s your take on boubou styles? Let me know in the comments section.

Also note we have loads of fabrics (plain and patterned) perfect for boubou styles.

And we can easily help you make one and ship to you anywhere in the world.

To order fabrics for boubou, please call or WhatsApp 2347033040834

You can also send email to theasoebijunkie@gmail.com

We deliver within and outside of Lagos state and internationally.

We look forward to your patronage

Cheers,

Modupe

ASO-EBI INSPIRATION

ASOEBI EXTRAVAGANZA

Hello everyone,

Long time no Asoebi extravaganza post!

For those that do not know, the Asoebi extravaganza series is where we show you different gorgeous Asoebi color combinations and fabrics rocked by party guests to different events to inspire you when you want to make decisions on Asoebi fabrics or color code for your own party guests.

By the way, Asoebi also known as ‘family cloth’ is a Western Nigerian culture that has become a global phenomenon. Asoebi is a fabric hand picked by the celebrant of any event but most especially weddings for his/her family members to wear as a uniform but nowadays, it’s no longer restricted to family members the Asoebi bug has been caught by friends and loved ones who also get to wear the fabric.

The intent of the Asoebi culture is to foster love and unity in a family. It also depicts oneness and equality as everyone appear in one Fabric irrespective of your societal status or class.

Let’s take a look at some amazing people in gorgeous Asoebi fabrics :

What do you think about these Asoebi combinations? Share your thoughts in the comments section.

And don’t forget to contact us for exquisite Asoebi Fabrics and also for your Asoebi color consultation on 07033040834 or you can send a mail to theasoebijunkie@gmail.com.

Do enjoy your Sunday!

Cheers,

Modupe

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EID FITRI ANKARA SALES 4K FOR 6YARDS

Hello everyone, Been a while! We have been very busy at THEASOEBIJUNKIE HQ that we didn’t put any post up throughout the month of May and we do apologize to our esteemed readers.

It’s Ramadan season and we know our Muslim readers are preparing for upcoming Eid- FITRI as Ramadan comes to an end this week.

So we have decided to put colorful Ankara prints up for sale at a reduced rate of 4,000 Naira per 6yards from now till Sunday 17th of June 2018.

Ankara Fabrics are classics and ever green and they can be designed into fabulous dresses, tops, tops and skirts as well as accessories.

You can’t have too much in your wardrobe/closet. It’s your go to Fabric that will suit all occasions depending on the style you make out of it. You can also mix and match with other Fabrics like lace to make gorgeous designs.

Here are some of the Ankara Fabrics that are available for sale :

Price for all the above Ankara Fabrics is N4000 for 6yards

P.s: we will be having a pop up shop at 49, Bode Thomas street on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th of June 2018 where we will be selling laces, Ankara and Atiku Fabrics at reduced prices all to mark Eid- Fitri.

To order online, please call or WhatsApp 07033040834.
You can also send email to theasoebijunkie@gmail.com

Payment should be made to

Account name: theasoebijunkie
Bank: zenith Bank
Account number: 1014063212

We deliver within and outside of Lagos state.

We look forward to your patronage and wish all our Muslim friends

Eid Mubarak!

Cheers,

Modupe

THEASOEBIJUNKIE FABRICS

THEASOEBIJUNKIE FABRICS – 15k LACES

Hello everyone,

We will like to say a very big thank you to everyone that purchase from us during our Easter Sales. We appreciate both our new and returning customers and pray that the Almighty God replenish your pockets.

Now, we have some new tulle lace Fabrics available for immediate delivery.

All Fabrics are at the rate of 15,000 Naira for 5yards for retail orders.

Asoebi orders attract some discounts😉 , so if you like any of these gorgeous Fabrics for your next event, kindly get in touch with us.

Asoebi orders can also be customized into your event’s color theme.

Here are our new ‘babies’ for your perusal:

To order, please call or WhatsApp 07033040834.
You can also send email to theasoebijunkie@gmail.com

Payment should be made to

Account name: theasoebijunkie
Bank: zenith Bank
Account number: 1014063212

We look forward to your patronage.

P. S: We do deliveries within and outside of Lagos state.

Cheers,

Modupe

ANKARA JUNKIE, ASO-EBI INSPIRATION, WEEKEND SPOTLIGHT

ANKARA ASOEBI #FAAJI2018

Hello my beautiful readers,

Last weekend was the multicultural traditional wedding of the Son of Oyo state Governor Senator Ajimobi (Idris Ajimobi) and Daughter of Kano state Governor Ganduje (Fatima Ganduje)

Immediately I saw it in the news, I developed interest and stalked their hashtag FAAJI2018 which was indeed a display of the Hausa and Yoruba cultures ranging from the bride’s hausa costume,Asooke, Durban horses, royal event theme, henna night and so many beautiful and magnificent expose of the richness of our diversity in Nigeria.

Another aspect which is my major interest is the asoebi. Because this is a society wedding and both parents are politicians, I was expecting that the event will be filled with a sorts of Swiss laces as asoebi but to my pleasant surprise, I saw their beautiful guests slaying in colorful Ankara fabrics. OMG!!! To say I was elated will be an understatement.

Remember few weeks back HERE, I made a post on Ankara aso-ebi. And I was trying to show you how your guests can slay stylishly in Ankara fabrics at budget friendly rates.

So when I saw that # FAAJI2018 was filled with mainly Ankara designs, I was excited because this shows that you can use Ankara fabric aso-ebi for your event not just because you have a low budget but because you just want to appreciate and give you event that Naija or African Vibe.

Let’s see some of the pictures from # FAAJI2018 :

The pretty Bride and

The guests in different gorgeous Ankara fabrics :

Awesome! Awesome display of the Nigerian culture.

Also check out this picture of the bride and her friends in the Fulani traditional attire :

Then the Wakanda formation of the groom’s friends :

All in all, # FAAJI2018 was splendid and I wish Idris and Fatima Ajimobi a very peaceful marriage filled with all the good things of life.

Cheers,

Modupe