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Spring Forward: Nifesimi Oluwole

Photograph by Trevor Dixon. Hair and makeup by Kim Reyes using Make Up For Ever.

Blog: Skinny Hipster

Blogging since: 2006.

Currently in my closet: “Bold colors, prints,
anything inspired by my Nigerian roots.”

Style credo: “Be yourself.”

Favorite spring trend: “Black-and-white
combinations—who would have thought these would be ‘it’ for a season like

Floral-print trench coat, $248 at C. Wonder (Tysons Corner
Center); “Shane” tank, $194 (available this summer; see for
store locations); “Ribbon Mini” skirt in lemon by Milly, $235 at Wink
(3109 M St., NW; 202-338-9465); “Hitchup” pump, $385 at Stuart Weitzman
(Westfield Montgomery Mall); Patricia Robalino diamond-and-gold pendant
earrings, $3,075, and Asha by ADM moonstone cocktail ring, $693, both at
Dalton Pratt (1742 Wisconsin Ave., NW; 202-333-3256).