Fashion, Outfits

The 5 minutes look

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No Iron Needed 

These days I’ve been so lazy to iron, I somehow find a way to convince myself that I’ve ironed clothes when I’m so sure I don’t (major persuasion skills). 
So on a Sunday morning I came up with this look. If you minus the time for my “I should have ironed cries” this look takes 5 mins to achieve 
Some expert tips to help you on your lazy days when you forget to iron ; 
  • It’s not the end of the world it happens to everyone 
  • Don’t go complain in your friends room…she would never let you hear the end of it. 
  • Always have some jackets /blazers hung up in your closet so they are always wrinkle free. 
  • A cute tank top / camisole goes a long way. 
  • Jeans were made for you 
  • Those pieces that don’t need ironing, keep em close…we all have em. 
  • Fold your clothes neatly, so they aren’t as bad. 

diva diaries, ankara skirt, new chic jacket, sleeveless jacket
ankara skirt, ankara corporate look, sleeveless jacket
Remember my week in outfits? Monday, Wednesday and Thursday are perfect examples of the no iron look following those tips above.  
Wore this look to church with flats  but switched to heels for the shoot.   
I have styled Ankara previously on the blog here, here, here so check it out. 
Remember the new chic wishlist post? This jacket is one of the items I got with the gift card I was given ‎, do watch out for a review.  
Lets digress a lil, the heat this period is real, like I can’t . It would rain and still be hot. It’s no longer funny. Please am I the only one experiencing this?  
ankara ideas, sleeveless jacket
new chic jacket, sleeveless jacket, how to style ankara skirt
What do you think of my new cut?  I’ve been getting mixed reactions bout it.  
Not a day went by without me feeling guilty bout disappearing on you but I hope you all understood better after reading this post.  
Hope April has been going great.
Big thank you to everyone who reached out and sent their wishes. Y’all the best. 
Style formula : shirt + skirt + jacket + heels 
Lots of Love 


    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 6:27 am

      Thanks doll

  1. Adrika

    April 26, 2016 at 6:19 am

    beautiful ! 🙂

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    April 26, 2016 at 1:41 pm

    Sogie you didn't count the time it takes to come one's
    I love this look. I never iron.

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 6:32 am

      As in totally skipped me. Thanks dear
      I used to oh, I've not been feeling up to it these days.

  3. Toluwalade Toyin-Kehinde

    April 26, 2016 at 10:29 pm

    I want the jacket!! Your hair is adorbs, the neck detail on your shirt and most importantly for me your shoesss…LOVE!!! Girl me i'm an ironer oo, i'll rather be late to anywhere than not iron lol but great tips.

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 6:42 am

      Thanks dear, I wasn't really feeling the hair until I saw the pictures.
      Haha well better late than wrinkled lol

  4. Anna Martin

    April 26, 2016 at 10:47 pm

    Beautiful colors and proportions in this outfit. Love the skirt and collar! <3

    – Anna

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 2:14 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Anna

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 5:26 pm

      Thanks Praise

  5. En_kay

    April 27, 2016 at 2:46 am

    The heat is nothing to write home about.
    Nice blazer and heels.

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    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 5:23 pm

      Yay she's back, girl the heat is on another level

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 27, 2016 at 5:27 pm

      Thanks Aziza, nice name

  6. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

    April 27, 2016 at 6:35 am

    Ooh can't wait to see it, why aren't we room mates. It wouldn't mind sending you my clothes for joy off course lol.
    Girl it's good to be back

  7. Grace Gigi

    April 28, 2016 at 10:42 am

    Yo love the blazer and the skirt.
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    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 29, 2016 at 6:37 pm

      Thanks Grace

  8. TheShakaraGirl

    April 28, 2016 at 12:30 pm

    Love love love the outfit.


    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 29, 2016 at 6:35 pm

      Thanks love

  9. compah-keyeke theresa

    April 28, 2016 at 11:26 pm

    Extremely creative…im loving the outfit greatly 🙂 Good job

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 29, 2016 at 6:38 pm

      Thanks for stopping by dear

  10. Tobi Adegbemi

    April 29, 2016 at 8:34 am

    Serving leggggs. Those shoes are fire. That and your skirt really make your legs look great.

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 29, 2016 at 6:41 pm

      Aww you're so nice, thank you for the compliment

  11. Sky

    April 29, 2016 at 9:19 am

    Love the skirt and heels!


    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      April 29, 2016 at 6:46 pm


  12. Stephylately

    April 30, 2016 at 6:49 pm

    If there is one chore I hate its ironing, therefore I can totally relate. I love the look.x

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      May 7, 2016 at 7:48 am

      At one time I used to love ironing but abeg.. thanks love

  13. Sarah Enuwa Audu

    May 3, 2016 at 7:26 pm

    Lol girl, in my lazy days, I pull out my jeans and again when I'm feeling less lazy, I iron as much as possible and fold my clothes neatly. Nice outfit girl, the addition of the coat takes it to a whole other level but like you asked me, weren't you hot? Nice skirt, the print is great and I love the improvement in your photography, thumbs up!

    Princess Audu

  14. Wumi 'Tuase

    May 6, 2016 at 4:53 pm

    I totally love this outfit & how come I missed the jacket on new chic though? I like the hair cut & don't worry people would get used to it soon.

  15. tega enai

    May 8, 2016 at 11:23 pm

    love this outfit. the jacket and blue shoes are just perfect

    Tega Enai
    Have a great week.

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