Mercy Eke and Zainab Balogun are two of Nigeria’s most famous fashionistas, which is why everyone was so excited to see the two young and trendy celebrities rock the same white shirt dress by Tubo, a beloved Lagos-based designer. Find out who wore it better and check out other white shirt dress styles for your inspiration!
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1. Mercy Eke’s look
For one of her press tour engagements, Mercy Eke, the winner of Big Brother Naija 2019, picked a white shirt dress as the central piece of her outfit . She also chose remarkably simple styling, completing her look with a pair of white sneakers with bejeweled platforms and a red crocodile skin purse. Mercy’s glowing skin and flawless makeup, along with straightened ombre hair, made her white shirt dress outfit even more memorable.
2. Zainab Balogun’s look
The popular Nigerian actress and TV presenter Zainab Balogun opted for the same Tubo white shirt, and the most surprising thing is that she went for very similar styling as Mercy Eke. Zainab finished off her look with a pair of classic white Converse sneakers and chose a small red cross-body bag as her accessory. Zainab’s fabulous headscarf served as a colourful accent for an otherwise nearly monochrome look.
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3. White shirt dress styles
While you are choosing who wore the Tubo white shirt dress better, you can also check out some of the best ways to rock a similar design. Get inspired to create your own version of the outfit with these glamorous styles!
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A white shirt dress is such a striking piece that you can easily make it shine with nothing but a single accessory – for example, a small designer bag, some jewelry, or a pair of trendy footwear.
If you don’t feel like showing off your legs, you can use your shirt dress as a tunic and pair it with your favourite pair of trousers. Finish off the look with killer heels and a cute little handbag.
Most white shirt dresses you’ll see today have their waist cinched with a belt or a set of strings, but a loose-fitting shirt dress is equally trendy and can be much more comfortable to wear all day long.
A white shirt dress outfit can get pretty monochrome, but you can always add a pop of colour to your look with the right accessories. This pink tie and a matching clutch bag will certainly create a memorable outfit!
With the right styling, makeup, and hair, a white shirt dress can be an ideal choice for the office. With this corporate outfit, you will feel both fashionable and professional, which is a rare combination with most office dress-codes.
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