The Vane style CEO who is also our Lead stylist considers herself more of a directional style advisor and image guide, offering her intuitive knowledge and expertise on how one should be styled to look their best. Based on experience, she has learnt that fashion and power are connected with the influence of the wearer.
VERONICA ODEKA ON THE COVER OF THIS DAY STYLE MAGAZINE
It is our CEO and lead stylist on the latest edition of This day style magazine which was released on Sunday 28th October, 2018. Following her 40th birthday celebration, she graces the cover of This day style magazine to mark her milestone.
It has been eight years serving the Nigerian fashion industry and Veronica odeka shares honest insight on her journey so far.
Discussing the role stylists play in the fashion industry, she stated that stylists are one of the most influential bridging gaps in fashion, who based on their expertise of creativity can put an outfit on a client that instantly gains her attention worldwide and offers gratifying rewards in sales for the designer.
A word from her to upcoming stylists is to learn as much as possible, network, create niche personally and professionally.
In addition, she discusses Vane polish telling us about her contact with nail polish and her love for the application of it as a little child. Her love for it and the quest for long lasting, quality, quick-dry nail polishes in colours that refreshes her skin tone when worn birthed her premium nail polish brand called Vane polish.
In her interview, she also talked about her personal style, work ethic, balancing work, motherhood and being a wife successfully. Her personal style is relaxed, feminine and classic.
One career highlight for Veronica Odeka is attaining the responsibility of head stylist for Arise Fashion Week earlier this year. One strategy we will be taking from this interview is planning. Planning for everything’ and even planning to do nothing.
There is a word for every creative mind here.
Interviewed by @duchesskaykay
Photography by @tybello
Makeup by @bimpeonakoya
Hair by @goodhairltd
written by seun akeke