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Michelle Thiongane
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I live, I shop, I died!
I live, I shop, I died!

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B'lingo Dakar fashion launch
You guys! Guess what? I attended my first real fashion event. Yeppee!!!!  A friend of mine knew a lady who was organizing a fashion launch and she got me and other friends passes to attend. I obviously went with my best friend. The event was for a sportswea...

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I wore a kurta for an interview
A few months back, I was called for an interview. It was at the Indian embassy. As usual I was in panic mode, because they called me the day before the interview. In my mind, all kind of questions were swirling. But obviously the most important one was :"wh...

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What to wear for an interview
Since I move back home last year, I have been looking for a job in the city. As a result I had to do some interviews. It was always a struggle finding the perfect outfit that would help me make the right kind of impression. I always knew what worked abroad ...

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Am a grown woman
Since I have been back home, women in my family particularly my mother are constantly on my case to dress better. Although they want only the best for me, it gets on my nerves. Women ( and men) in my country dress differently than I do. SENEGAL is a country...

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DIY Kente printed off shoulder top
Wow! It has been a while since I have done a Diy. And I got back in the game with a relatively easy one. (Or so I thought!) A few months ago, I was checking out the Fidak (Foire Internationale de Dakar) with my hubby and mother in law when I saw a stylish w...

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The pillars of Women Senegalese Ethnic Wear
Hello y'all! It has been a while since I posted in this blog. I am starting to think that having two (three) different blogs is not necessarily a good idea. Anyway, I have been working on this post since I moved back home in April 2016. Everywhere I went, w...

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African printed jacket
Hello dear Readers! How did you ring in the New Year? Mine was spent with my family and best friend, eating a lot, arguing and laughing even more. Happy New Year by the way! I am going to start this new Year with a banging post (if I do say so myself!!!). M...

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So long 2016!
2016 is coming to an end.  For once, I could not wait for the year to end. 2016 was a hard year for me, a year of change. It started all bright and happy but by March, it all went downhill. We were forced to move back home. We had to live in a country we ha...

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So long 2016!
2016 is coming to an end.  For once, I could not wait for the year to end. 2016 was a hard year for me, a year of change. It started all bright and happy but by March, it all went downhill. We were forced to move back home. We had to live in a country we ha...

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I protest!
"Breathe in, breathe out!" After a few frustrating months living in India, I had decided to not let outside influences affect me. I had decided to be Zen. I did fail a few times but overall I could control my emotions. Now I have to do the same in my own ho...
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