Friends Of The Trunk Wishlist x Misan Harriman

Misan Harriman AKA The Curator, is the Founder of www.whatweseee.com and @wwsinsta on Instagram. WWS is one the fastest growing new publishing platforms & one of our favorite places for history, lifestyle & so much more!

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“I really need an Elsa Calvani desk, she is the woman behind http://www.manoteca.com and her desks are to die for.”

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“If money was no object I still wouldn’t be able to have this, for me it is the most beautiful car ever! The Ferrari 250 GT Lusso in chestnut brown, once owned by Steve Macqueen! Most 250’s are beautiful but the Lusso—Italian for luxury—stands out even in that crowd. As the name suggests, it was designed by Pininfarina as a grand tourer, with an eye on stylish, high-speed motoring as opposed to racing. There is ample luggage space behind the two seats swathed in beige leather, and the engine is set forward to allow for more legroom. It is no longer for sale.”

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Friends Of The Trunk x Ehime Eigbe

Ehime Eigbe is the CEO of our favorite Frozen Yogurt haven, Sweet Kiwi. Ehime & Sweet Kiwi have been Friends of The Trunk since our inception. They catered some of the desserts at Makashe’s wedding and they were definitely a crowd favorite! The Sweet Kiwi HQ is in Lekki and Ehime plans on expanding! The Frozen Yoghurt company is known for the new flavors they bring out every month and more recently, their alcoholic frozen yogurt lines which include Moet & Chandon frozen yogurt, Veuve Clicquot frozen yogurt and Belvedere vodka frozen yogurt.

 

Trip to the Maldives

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Philips Air Fryer

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Friends Of The Trunk Wishlist x Cornelia ODwyer

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Cornelia ODwyer is the host of NdaniTv’s online show Ndani Real  Talk, she is a weekly contributor to Smooth 98.1’s The Morning Grapevine Show and also has a TuesdayTalk column on Instagram called Chic Chat with Connie Girl! Needless to say she is a busy woman! Here’s what she has on her Christmas Wish-list to help keep up with the mayhem and wind down when she needs to!

fitbit-surge.jpg“The FitBit Surge. I’m in love with wearable technology and it’s cheaper than Apple!”

 

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“I’m obsessed with candles and this Gold jar is a perfect accent for my room.”

 

Screen Shot 2015-12-15 at 8.00.06 AM.png“Desperately searching for a curl pattern that goes with my natural hair. These lush Mongolian Curls from NBhairBoutique would be a blessing from the Gods!”

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Fifty Premier @ Eko Hotel

“FIFTY captures a few pivotal, days in the lives of four Nigeria women at the pinnacle of their careers. Meet Tola, Elizabeth, Maria and Kate four friends forced at midlife to take inventory of their personal lives, while juggling careers and family against the sprawling backdrops of the upper middle-class neighborhoods of Ikoyi and Victoria Island in Lagos. They live and work in the resurgent, ever-bustling, 24-hour megacity of Lagos, the commercial capital of Africa’s biggest and most vibrant economy.”

 

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Friends Of The Trunk Wishlist x Taje Prest

Taje has been a Friend Of The Trunk from day one! She is the CEO of MotiVADE which includes her work out & healthy lifestyle experience as well as being the host of the ever popular ‘The Wedding Guest’. She is also a contributing writer for the blog StyleVitae.

“Spa Day: it’s been crazy busy for me this year. I need a full day of TLC from head to toe.”

 

“An all expense paid trip to Barbados”

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“Two statement necklaces from anywhere really. I’m lacking in that department.”

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Necklace from Ariaba Jewelry

“Yuna Brian Atwood sandals 😍”

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“A red Chanel Boy Bag”

“Louboutin Araknene suede & mesh boots 😍”

“White & black Valentino Rockstud sandals”

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“A Les Petits Joueurs clutch”

“The new Yeezys in black or grey”

“A few jars of Trader Joes coconut oil for my natural hair.”

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“Balenciaga sneakers in red & black.”

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To find out more about Taje, MotiVADE and The Wedding Guest you can follow her on instagram @missvivacioust!

 

Friends Of The Trunk Wish List x Mr.24!

This is one of our favorite wish-lists so far! Mr.24 (Temitayo Eyitayo) is really giving you guys some game to step up to! Ladies… this is what he has in mind for Christmas!

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Temitayo is the owner of 24 – the popular streetwear brand that has taken Nigeria by storm. The line includes polo shirts, baseball caps and sweatpants.

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“I’m an old man at heart but no one can turn their eyes away from the timeless Gucci Loafers. Perfect for every occasion.”

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“I currently have an older version of these headphones, but I’ve always wanted wireless headphones with noise cancellation. My perfect wish.”

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Lupita Nyong’o X Kai Z Feng X Elle UK

Lupita Nyong’o is the January 2016 cover for Elle UK! The shoot was curated by Kai Z Feng one of the hottest high fashion photographers of the moment. He’s worked with brands such as Burberry, Hugo Boss, L’oreal & Shanghai Tang.

We’ve been wondering what Lupita was up to these days so it’s great to see her at the forefront. She plays Maz Kanata in Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens. We don’t know how big or small the role is yet but we will definitely be watching.

Star Wars will be released on the 18th Dec.

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Who Wore What? AMA’s 2015

The American Music Awards was held in Los Angeles, California last week and was hosted by Jennifer Lopez who came to SLAY!!! Here are some of our favorite looks from the night.

FIRST… we have to cover our fav J. Lo looks of the night.

As always J.Lo killed the game. She looks better at over 40 than most 25 year olds do! She had the perfect combination of sultry and conservative through out the night. She even looked great in her dressing gown! We just can’t deal!

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Carrie Underwood’s nude embellished dress and cape was everything! She was definitely amongst some of the ladies that set the bar high for the night.

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As always Ciara was on fire in a sheer black beaded Reem Acra dress. We LOVE!

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