Style Chat

Style Chat With Adedokun Tomiwa of Vain Black Boy

The Style Chat and Beauty Chat segments are two of my favourite segments to compile and work on.  Nothing beats the feeling of getting inside the head of my favourite creatives and influencers.

I can’t recall how i stumbled on Tomiwa but one thing I know is that I never stopped fangirling.
He’s style is so comfy and relatable i basically see myself in some of his outfits.

Style Chat with Tomiwa

  • Tell us about yourself (name, what you do, blog link and any other fun fact you would like to share)

Hi I’m Adedokun Tomiwa , I’m a personal style blogger and a fashion stylist you can check out my blog, working on my fitness channel,soon to air .

  • Describe your style in 3 words

I will describe my style as “relatable , adventurous and casual.

  • How does your lifestyle influence your personal style?

I’m always on the move so I mostly wear pieces I’m very comfortable in .

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  • Did you ever struggle with finding your style?

No I don’t, cos it comes from within

Style Chat with Adedokun Tomiwa of Vain Black Boy

Male Nigerian fashion blogger in a suit. Styling a suit

  • Would you say your style is an outward expression of your inner feelings?

Yes it is, I try to express my feelings with my looks most times.

  • Your idea of the perfect outfit?

Any outfit I’m totally comfortable in. Comfort is key

  • Who is(are) your style inspiration(s)?

Aston sanders , Denola grey

  • Favourite designer(s)?


Styling a denim jacket

  • Steal a celebrity style, who and why?

Denola grey , he’s adventurous

  • Trend(s) you currently love right now?

Retro 💃🏽💃🏽 60’s , 80’s

  • Go to outfit when you are in a hurry?

White shirt ,a nice pants and my sandals

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The diva diaries

Men white shirts and pants

  • Favourite item in your wardrobe right now and why? Do you remember where and when you got it?

A pair of shades , a friend got it for me , it’s giving me all sort of retro vibes . I’m so in love with it atm.

  • 5 wardrobe essentials for every closet?

A suit
A corporate shoe
A pair of sunglasses
A nice Cologne

  • One accessory that every man should have in their closet?

A corporate shoe

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  • One piece you would never wear and can’t stand on people?

Can’t really say . But I won’t wear a skirt lol

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  • Favourite places to shop?

Mehn for reals yeah , I shop any and everywhere I find anything I like . Lagos island , yaba , ICM .

  • Piece you are lusting after right now?

It’s a shoe . 😩😩 and it’s Balenciaga

  • Best fashion advice you’ve ever gotten?

Own your style !

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  • One style tip/hack you live by?

Always have a nice hair cut .

Tomiwa’s Blog link:
Instagram : vainblackboy

Grateful to Tomiwa for being part of the Style Chat Series. He sent me his replies a long time ago but couldn’t get to it because of the long break which I explained in this post and I’m so happy it’s still as valid as it was then. His style is still as refreshing and inspiring.

 Thoughts on this Chat?
What’s your Go to outfit when you’re in a hurry? Drop your comments below I would love to read them.

Lot’s of Love


  1. Collins Badewa

    February 23, 2018 at 12:36 pm

    Tomiwa’s style is goals! Love how he expresses his fun side through his style. Definitely enjoyed the interview!

    1. Iyesogie Ogieriakhi

      February 24, 2018 at 10:23 am

      Totally agree Collins. Glad you enjoyed it

  2. Ada

    February 26, 2018 at 11:33 am

    I love his sense of style, I also interviewed ShewaJay on my blog, pls do check it out darling

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