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New styles guide to tying Nigerian traditional head tie (gele)

For we Nigerian women, the gele (head tie) is our crown and a reflection of our personality. This means that the head tie functions the same way as any fashion accessory as such, you should not settle for the traditional way of tying your gele – explore new and creative ways of tying this age old cultural expression and let it speak about your personality without you uttering a word! – oh yes!

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HERE IS STYLE GUIDE NUMBER 1:

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SECOND STYLE YOU COULD TRY

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14 thoughts on “New styles guide to tying Nigerian traditional head tie (gele)

  1. great post! im nigerian as well and I love our traditional head ties!

  2. Nice post! Am a Nigerian, a makeup artist. Love ur traditional head ties. Want to learn more from you. Keep the good work up! Kudos

  3. Thanks for the comment. I’m constantly working at putting a new twist to this Nigerian classic so every head tie is unique and fresh

  4. The gele styles are lovely. I have tried it myself and it looked so beautiful. And some of my friends copied me at a recent wedding ceremony. Thanks Ene, thumbs up……..

  5. Thanks! Am happy to hear! Cheers!

  6. Very nice just did mine,i look gorgeous.kudos to u ene!

  7. Well done Ene i just tie mine own gele it is gorgeous.

  8. Yeah!! Thanks!

  9. Yeah! Thanks!

  10. I need traditional headtie in nigeria

  11. Reblogged this on titaniumtigress and commented:
    Thanks for showing us a creative way to tie the gele. Your blog is inspiring.

  12. pls can some come and learn different type from you

  13. Hi, we do training in the studio so you can come over when you are ready.

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