Gratitude: Wearing The Duchess Set

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05~08~2016

Was my dads 72nd birthday. It was a nice and quiet day cos he and my siblings had planned a family lunch for Sunday after the thanksgiving service which held in church.

I themed the whole event Gratitude cos the truth is, we have alot to be grateful for. From favours received to good health and overall to family and love.

I wore this outfit (The Duchess set as i’ve decided to name it from shop_epiphany29) to church, and yes, I used a scarf to cover my shoulders (you didnt think I would walk into church like this right?) Lol.

After church we took lots and lots of pictures and then headed to Golden Tulip for lunch (buffet). You’ld think that I ate and ate right? Well like the local champion that I am, I stuck to just goat meat peppersoup and lots of chicken from the chicken stew, which tasted divine, while the others dared and went for chinese, indian and the likes. Neeever!!!

It was indeed a beautiful event and having all my siblings plus my nieces and nephews was such a delight. Enough to be grateful for really.

Its funny how we often take for granted the lil mercies like waking up in the morning, recovering from a flu or a headache, going out and coming back safely, and think it’s “normal”. Well it aint. God sees and protects us through it all day after day

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23 Replies to “Gratitude: Wearing The Duchess Set”

  1. Hi Gracey,

    @ “local champion”. I also play safe when it comes to food. The devil you know is better than the unknown angel. Lol

    Ah, you look like royalty in the Duchess set, well done! I love the skirt fabric, an excellent fusion of texture and print.

    Gratitude for the big and not-so-big things is everything. One who gives praise will be raised 🙂

    1. Hello Nedu.

      Yes o @ the devil you know. I respected myself and stuck with ahat I could pronounce lol.

      Thank you for your comment.

  2. I love the name duchess really suites the dress. And yes gratitude we need to always be thankful to God in good and bad times.
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    1. Heeey..

      Thanks alot for stopping by. Yes, I love the name Duchess too hehe…
      The atitude is gratitude. Always!

  3. I love the top so much!!! Gotta cover those shoulders in a Nigerian church tbh.
    If it was me I’m sure i’ld have been eating Chinese with your siblings… Foodie king! Great you had a good day

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    1. The stares I would have gotten if I didnt cover up eh…

  4. Duchess wearing Duchess! Oshey!May God bless your hustle.

    1. Amen and thanks alot love…

  5. Awww. Happy 72nd to your dad. Many more years. Good health is such a blessing and one of the things we must remain most grateful for.

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    1. Amen amen and amen. Thanks alot Kachee

  6. You look good! Love the outfit and yes duchess is the word. Happy Birthday to your dad.
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    1. Hey Olaitan…

      Thank you so much for stopping by and for your comment…

  7. Gratitude Is the right attitude I like that.
    Well happy birthday to your dad, many more years to come.
    Haha If you had worn that like that you would have been the devil in church lol, can imagine how the women would kill you with their eyes.
    Love the design of the top and the print of the skirt.
    Well girl I would have done the same thing, fancy food is not my thing lol
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  8. Happy birthday to your daddy.. Love the outfit

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  9. Woahh….i love this set, the top and shoes especially…

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  10. Oh yeahhhh!!! I love this outfit! You look stunning! And happy belated birthday to your dad. You and chicken shaaa.lol

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  11. Happy birthday in arrears to your dad. +hugs+

  12. Lovely outfit, the top is beautiful. The Happy birthday to your dad in arrears.. God bless you and your family.

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  13. I’m very late to the party but I love this outfit! The skirt is gorg! And Happy Belated Birthday to your dad.

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  14. Love this look….and the detail in the blouse is lovely.

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  15. I love your shoes! And that skirt is very pretty.
    Happy belated birthday to your dad.
    Just followed your shop page, congratulations 🙂

    1. Thank you so much dear…

  16. I love your shoes and that blouse is so beautiful.
    Happy belated birthday to your dad.
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