Nigerian model Aduke Bey’s career took off when she was one of the finalist at the Elite model look Nigeria, 2015 which flagged the way for her in the modelling industry. With challenges faced in the industry she has managed to excel in her career with hardwork and perseverance, irrespective of her height not meeting the industry standard measures. She has graced the runways for home grown designers as well as international designers like Laquan smith at last year’s GTBank Fashion Weekend and was recently seen at ARISE Fashion Week and Lagos Bridal Fashion Week. With a fierce face and a walk that literally cracks the runway, here is a breakdown of five style lessons you can pick up from Aduke!
Lesson 1: When in doubt, go athleisure!
Can we applaud sweatpants for the comfort they provide while giving you that boyish attitude. Athleisure is always a yes!
Lesson 2: Sometimes drama wins
Excessive ruffles and folds create the ultimate extra you want to get in fashion. Sometimes, that little touch of drama could be all you need.
Lesson 3: A ponytail will always look sleek
Aduke Bey is well known for her sleek ponytails, she has managed to maintain this hair do and why not? It acentuates her fierce face.
Lesson 4: Don’t play safe at the beach
Who says the beach only deserves a swimsuit. Grab a weave bag, hat and sunnies for a protective style that still slays.
Lesson 5: The world is your runway
Aduke still walks the runway on the road regardless of who is watching and she does it extra when spotted.