Last week, I was away in America .. It was a bit of a rushed trip with   just a few pictures to show for it.. I was able to document my style.. I hope you find it at least slightly entertaining….

I stopped by LA for 2 days .. I absolutely love LA.. I feel like I can totally live there…

My first outfit in was a  Grey sequined dress by Ukulele I scored from Zinkata and flat shoes from Nordstrom rack.. I threw on my favourite grey sweater from Dahlia.. It was a bit nippy and the perfect outfit for the weather..

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I hit the Fashion District in LA on the second day in really comfortable clothes.. I like to project a bit of my heritage in my outfits while away.. I wore this Ankara Jacket by Kinabuti with cut-offs and tights.. I absolutely love the shoes.. They are super comfy and a cross between trainers and Mules.

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Ankara Sports Jacket by Kinabuti
Ankara Sports Jacket by Kinabuti

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Next was my Ituen Basi dress… I lorve love lorvvve this dress!


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IMG_3979It all ended so quickly and my last day in LA was super rushed but still so much fun.. I stopped by the Hollywood boulevard to sort of look out for my name on the walk of fame..  lol.. Sadly..not quite yet.. I am wearing patterned Pants by Meena and a cropped ribbed tee from Top-Shop..

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…and Off to faraway Miami I went .. For my darling friend Orjiugo’s wedding..

miami beachWe all stayed at the Biltimore hotel in Miami..I have to absolutely visit it again..Hopefully with a nice young man next time..

Breakfasting with my main girls.. Ijeoma and Udunma.. I threw on a top from Zinkata with my trustee shorts and new cool shoes…

Ejay!
Ejay!

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The bride (Orjiugo) getting her hair did for her special day…

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Udunma was the official make-up artist for the wedding.. Here she’s caught getting  Tonye Garrick’s face done.. Tonye was a bridesmaid..

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It was such a beautiful wedding… I shall do a post of the wedding and guests pretty soon.. In the meantime.. Here is Ejay and I at the wedding.. We wore outfits from Meena.. Meena stocks at Zinkata as well..

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In miami.. it felt only right to show some skin and I wore this two piece outfit I bought from LA.. It is available in the store in white and black as well.. I absolutely love the wrap skirt..

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There were two more undocumented days in Miami and off I went to Newyork..enroute Lagos..

I wore this lovely burnt orange dress.. A gift from a friend and amazing Zinkata customer..(Mpho Laing)..  New York was slightly chilly so a Sweater and tights had to feature.. Also.. i was running all around DOWNTOWN..I had to have comfortable shoes on.. I loved the colours!!

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Ejay was also in New York… She was in a skirt and Top from Zinkata.. She looked really amazing…

Ijeoma Jibunoh
Ijeoma Jibunoh

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I hung out briefly with Ejay and my long time Secondary school friend, Uchechi!!  She lives in New york as well..

Uchechi Amuta and I
Uchechi Amuta and I

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So much fun!

I am back now!! In amazing Lagos.. and with  super cool pieces in the store!!!…..

Stop by ZinkatA TODAY±!!

Sincerely!!!

Ezinne Chinkata

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