My style – Ankara Jumpsuit

IMG_2610You know how you conceive a style in your head, you go to the market, buy the material, take it to your tailor, explain the style to him, he studiously sketches what he imagined you had just described to him, he tells you when to come pick up your clothe, you advance him on the agreed fee and go home . Fastforward to the date you are supposed to pick up the clothe, anxious and happy you arrive at his place, he brings out what he made and its a far cry  from the style you discussed, the style you took the pain to explain in details to him, there is absolutely nothing you can do about it now but to see how you can work with you got. That was exactly what happened with this outfit of mine. It was intended as a  T-shirt top and ankle pant but somehow metamorphosed into these, for the longest of time I wondered how to salvage this fit till it came to me, Eureka! make a jumpsuit out of it and cinch it at the waist! IMG_2611That was exactly what happened with this outfit of mine. It was intended as a  T-shirt top and ankle pant but somehow metamorphosed into these, for the longest of time I wondered how to salvage this fit as I really loved the print and then it came to me, Eureka! Tuck the top into the pants and make a good ol jumpsuit out of it and cinch it at the waist! And  Voila! What do you think? There is always a solution to every  tailor ruined or transformed fit. Have you had a similar experience with your tailor? Sound off make we laff it off in the comment section jare. Life is to short to stay mad!IMG_2613 IMG_2614

Jumpsuit – My design, Sandals – River Island, Glasses – Vintage, Bag – Vintage, Belt – Lagos Island, Nigeria

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