Essays of Africa
Warm It Up!
As autumn season unfolds and we turn the page to the new changing times of life, it is imperative to reflect on what has passed to chart a better tomorrow. By its nature, this season reminds us to prepare for challenging investments, be the warmth-love or time-related. The shorter days and longer nights steal time spent together with our lovely mothers. We tend to invest and spend more time on things that keeps us warm be it hugs, cup of coffee, fire and scarfs.
As this season comes whilst we are experiencing the coldest times financially, many of us will be further denting our over-extended budgets on electricity, gas, blanket, coal/wood and food. It is that time to spare a thought to those who are less fortunate than you, and to those who are motherless daughters and wished to celebrate Mother’s Day, be inspired by the feature on (page 52.) Happy Mother’s Day to my mama and to all mothers out there!
The changing of seasons is evidenced by the fashion trends and accompanied by the changes in general energies of people. Turn your thoughts to our 10 lazy autumn knitwear fashion on (page 26) and immerse yourself with a relaxed indoor look. Wrap yourself in sharply knitted dresses for comfort and warmth that have been searched for by our fashion team. Or the Frill trend could be your thing for this season (page 37). Pleated elegant skirts are back with a bang, and they remind me of my mother that I love so much.
Ladies, look at how to wear each trend (Celebrate you and Mother’s Day) in this look...