What would be best way to repay loved ones who have in one way or the other helped you in your life? For Yeside Laguda the priceless way is to create a fashion line up dedicated to each and every one of them. Yeside Laguda aka My Q Lady is a Nigerian womenswear brand with African heritage committed to providing distinctive clothing pieces with focus on timeless style, authenticity and value.
So, what the Love Letters Collection? According to the brand in statement release: “Love Letters is for you, I have written you this letter to tell you what you mean to me, to show what your support has done. I have known only love from you and for that I am truly grateful. You have spoken for me, covered my faults, counseled me. In you I have sisters, mothers, teachers and counselors. You have spoken for me in rooms I wasn’t present. Each piece is a love letter to women who influenced our journey, will continue in the next collection so if your name isn’t there be sure it ll be on the next one.”
The collection includes: adire culotte and shirt, maxi, dress with an interesting and playful use of color. Each fashion piece is named uniquely after individuals who have assisted the brands creative director.
The Aisha Jacket
The Aisha is a puff sleeved kimono with a pleated back. Throw on your dress, pants and t-shirts and you are set. Dress up or dress down, the Aisha always stands out
The Juwon set
The frills bring out softness and feminity. A fitted bodice pencil skirt creates the perfect balance.
The Mena Dress
A 2 in 1 deconstruct dress fit and flare; amazing fit for all body types.
The Adesuwa Dress
The Adesuwa is contemporary art in a dress. It is intrinsic dye work with modern twist. The contrast of colours, flow of fabric, the peekaboo slit make all the Adesuwa is statement.
The Aderemi Dress
The Aderemi Dress is a V neck blue flared dress, detailed with a contrast of a similar yellow print, constructed with cold shoulder sleeves and pleated details at the edge of each side of the dress.
The Bimbo Dress
The Bimbo, is reminiscent of a beautiful sunset. The most whimsical of all pieces in the vibrant summer colors.
The Wandoo Dress
The Wandoo is easy, breezy layered adore maxi. The colors are calm and reminiscent of the ocean with a peek of lace and velvet trims.
The Elaine Set
The Elaine is a contrast of blue and brown. The unlikely combination marries so well in the Elaine. A well tailored suit will take you anywhere and that’s exactly what the Elaine does. The blazer can be worn on a dress or black pants. The kick flare pants on the other hand is a wardrobe essential by itself.
The Folusho Set
The Folusho is a 2 piece culotte and shirt set. Comfort at its peak . The culottes are airy and comfortable, paired with a button down shirt .
The Wande Dress
The Lande Dress
Fitted straight cut with asymmetric sleeves in water color adire. Beaded and fringed, the Lande is no doubt a masterpiece
The Marie Jacket
Straight cut beaded kimono . The beaded tassels at the back is the ultimate joy
The Adewunmi set
The Adewunmi is your power suit with a sass. The water color infuses colors and depth. The jacket is volume with the perfect want synch. The jacket without the skirt black pants or with the beaded skirt; the beaded pencil skirt balances the volume on top for the perfect silhouette.
The Lola Dress
The Lola hugs every curve and accentuates beautifully. The flared sleeves is a perfect complement
The Veronica Dress
Veronica is sunshine, bright easy with a ruched bottom.
The Rukayat Dress
Rukayat has graphics of Love written in all Nigerian language.
Ife, ihunanya, soyaya, odo,chinchin all means love in Nigerian languages. The Rukayat is a 50’s inspired flare dress with a ruched puff sleeve.
The Chioma Set
a remake of the Neem . It’s a two piece Ana an amazing fit for all body types.
The Bolaji Set
Oozing a lot of love with tribal signals. The structured 8 pc blouse is an amazing complement to kick the flare pants.
The Tara Dress
Tara is a fitted indigo dress, with a collar and peplum . Ideal for work and easy chic.
The Adetoun set
The Mariam is a long button down dress with side pleats. A long fitted bodice with a flared bottom for the ultimate comfort chic look
The Lanre Set
Lanre is a haute couture in a suit. Exaggerated sleeves and fitted bodice and asymmetric flare all fuse together for the total look.
The Nusi Set
Black Lace 2 piece . Fitted blouse and pencil skirt with pleats. The lace exudes femininity. Ideal for work, travel and casual chic.
The Funmi Set
Funlola is a ball skirt with black lace cut paired with an off shoulder blouse.
The Zinna Dress
The Zinna is a maxi with graphic prints. Velvet trims and beaded tassels. The cold shoulder tie is all the vibe you need .
The Rahamah Dress
The Rahamah is a graphic love letter print shirt dress with a peek of lace . Soft, fluid with pockets for that relaxing feel.