My grandma used to keep a lot of empty bottlesI do the same.I feel like I’m finishing her work.There are so many things to understandOver why you do certain things you do.Sometimes you pick your lessons from the pastAnd if you don’t have oneYou sort of craft one as you go alongWhat’s your storyWhy doContinue reading “Poetry: The Bottle Story”
The Eku Edewor + Audrey Hepburn Kinnishness centres around feminine grace, the classy sense of style and the exotic flavour of being raised in different cultures. Related: #Poise: What is The Colour of Your Poise? | The Poise Game Epitome of grace, Audrey Hepburn will forever be described as innocent, delicate, classy and with theContinue reading “#Poise101: The Eku Edewor + Audrey Hepburn Kinnishness || How Eku Edewor Reminds Me of Audrey Hepburn”
Hellurr Poised Lady To-Be, Consideration, sensitivity and respect are the bedrock of etiquette, and poise is such a beautiful art form, one could talk about it all day. Related Post: #Poise101: What is the Colour of Your Poise? || The Poise Game If you are new to poise and etiquette, I would recommend a starterContinue reading “#Poise101: The Poise Starter Pack || 6 Things You Need to Begin Your Poise Journey”
Whether it’s playing Mildred in Loving or by just being herself, Ruth Negga’s poise speaks volumes to me. In ‘Loving’, she was quiet, but influential, such that every move she made said something. She did not react with hate but bore all manner of injustice in quietness. Hers was a quiet fight for what she believedContinue reading “#Poise101: Channeling Ruth Negga || What Aspirational Person Would you Like to Channel in Poise?”
There are so many things a fake smile does for you. It gives you control, especially when less than positive things are happening around you. It could keep you from exploding or having a serious fit in the wrong place.
Hellurr Ladies! As Oyin Sunmoni says, the ultimate woman is one who carries herself in such a way where without effort, things are easy for her. It’s all about presence ladies. Emote that ease at your workplace, among friends and family, with yourself everywhere you go. To learn more about presence, the JSK Etiquette Consortium has createdContinue reading “#Poise101 #Event: The Power of Presence in a Woman Series by JSK Etiquette Consortium”
‘Exact’ is how I would describe this book. Candace Simpson-Giles simply tells the lady in waiting what she is to do and what she isn’t to do matter-of-factly, an approach I appreciate 100%. She is not kept guessing or given double meanings.
Beautifully smart and wonderfully honest, my interview with Oyinloluwa Aboaba Sunmoni has been one of the best interviews I’ve conducted in recent times. Oyinlolu tells her story on how she developed her passion for style, branding, corporate communications and image consulting in such an easy and well thought out manner of expression. It felt likeContinue reading “#CelebratingWomenCampaign: Celebrating the Delectable Oyinloluwa Aboaba Sunmoni, of Passion, Elegance and Style”
#Hellurr ladies and gentlemen. Whenever I remember my favourite quotes, I’m reminded of how I felt when I first heard them. I remember the wit, the humour, the lesson and the people who learnt them with me, and of course, the coolness of whoever made the quote. What I love most isContinue reading “#Poise101: 10 Poise and Etiquette Quotes from my Favourite People.”