About Me

Hey there. I’m Lydie, and you just commenced your good deed of the day by stopping by!

My ‘About Me’ page should hopefully give you more insight into who I am as a person, my personal interests and why I started blogging.

-My full name is Lydia Epangué Enjema. I was named after my paternal grandmother, Lydienne. Hence Lydie. Idylle is my name spelled backwards in French 😉

-I was born on 6 May. My star sign is Taurus. 

-I’m a twenty something year old (don’t pry!) Cameroonian. Born and raised in Limbe. My Dad is a Francophone Bakossi native from Nkongsamba (osso osso!) and my Mummy dearest a Bakweri.

-I’m a Christian.

-I have 3 younger siblings ; Alida, Barbie & Tommy-Donald.

-I currently live in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

-I’m married to the man I’ve now turned into my photographer 😉 Mathew Paul Warke. He’s the B.E.S.T.

-I have never considered myself a stylist. I am more-so a writer with a passionate penchant for fashion. 

-I am enthusiastic about books, food, TV shows, writing, sleeping, shopping and  family.

-This blog chronicles my style evolution and my attempts at creative writing.

-My favourite colours are yellow, black, white, electric blue, fuchsia or tangerine because I look best in them!

-I love to read books by Margaret Atwood, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Stephen King, Marian Keyes , Markus Zusak.

-The best book I’ve ever read was The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, Americanah’ by Chimamanda Ngozi, I Do Not Come To You By Chance by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani are other favourites.

-I am frightened by snakes, thunder storms and heights. 

-My favourite movie of all time is …there are so many. Inglorious Basterds, Pulp Fiction…urghhhh! I’ll come back to this.

-My favourite show is…Office UK. Oh dear, Ricky Gervais is the funniest living person.

-I watch…way too many TV shows. Scandal, Hostages, Pretty Little Liars, Project Runway, Drop Dead Diva, Devious Maids, Britain’s & Ireland’s Next Top Model, House of Cards, An African City, The Apprentice, The Good Wife…you name it. I’ll add it to my playlist queue. Hahaha, poor Matty.

-My all-time role models are Richard Branson, Chimamanda Ngozi, Maya Angelou.

-Fashion role models are – Naomie Harris, Kerry Washington, Solange Knowles, Blake Liveley & Genevieve Nnaji. YAASSSS!
-I would like to be like … Lupita Nyongo’o because… she defied every odd.

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Love & Light xx

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My old About Me page.

Art Is Beauty.

Beauty Is Art.

I Am Artistic.

Therefore I Am Beautiful.

Art Becomes Me.



  1. JD says:

    A place to call home,… 🙂

  2. Normally I do not read article on blogs, but I wish to say that this write-up very pressured me to take a look at and do it! Your writing taste has been amazed me. Thanks, very nice article.

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  4. Sue says:

    Hi! My name is Sue, and I’m from SlimKicker, a diet/fitness app and online website. I found your blog yesterday and it captured my interest!

    I’m contacting you b/c we’re about to release a fitness tracker (similar to FitBit) early next year, and are looking for bloggers who would be interested in receiving 1 for free to review when it is out (negative or positive).

    Would you be interested in doing this? You can email me at: sue (at) slimkicker (com) with ‘Review’ in the email heading if you are.

    Just to let you know, our online website SlimKicker basically turns your diet/fitness goals into a level up game. The tracker will work with the website, and allow people to track calories burned and number of steps they walk automatically. The more they exercise, the more points they rack up! That’s basically how it will work.

    Anyway, hope to hear back either way…

    – Sue
    P.S. You can choose not to display this comment as this is more of a private comment 🙂

  5. So nice to “meet” you. You have a fab blog. Keep on writing.

    P.S. I need to read a couple of those books you mentioned.

  6. I loveee your blog!! You remind me so much of myself (team Taurus). The content is is fascinating, informative and well written. Keep it up Lydie xoxoxoxo

  7. “Lydia” is my sister’s name, too, but I rarely hear it anywhere else – I love it! Nice to meet you 🙂

  8. Danika Maia says:

    I love the outfit with the jeans, strappy heels, and the orange blazer! You are gorgeous and have an awesome blog here. What theme do you use? Following 🙂


  9. kimstag says:

    You’re awesome…XoX

  10. abraham says:

    My soeur, un seul mot continue de briller. reste christien ds tous tes faits. God bless

  11. Peace,
    I am excited to be sending you this correspondence today. I value your work. Thus, I just nominated you for the “premio Dardos” award. From here the ball is in your court <3. My most recent post is dedicated to you and the rest of the Might 15. I wish you the best in life and love.
    Nadira S. Al-Ziyah Bey

  12. So glad to ‘meet’ you! You may not consider yourself a stylist, but there’s no question you’re stylish! Tasteful, classic, playful, edgy, elegant…I see you exemplifying *all* of those and more in your photos! I look forward to many more visits to your blog, lovely lady.

  13. Sizzling and Sexy is what you are Idylle! Love your pics!!

  14. Cortneybre says:

    Following you! Love your blog! xx..Cortneybre…

  15. hi lydia! i discovered your blog recently and i really like it. i nominated you for The Versatile Blogger Award. kisses from paris! <3

  16. worxs4kelly says:

    Hi,,, I just so happened to have seen you from a Young lady that I go to see what type of eye makeup & really anything else she does with makeup…she really is….very-*Good at it….so when I saw a picture of u I just had to take a closer look &…let me just say how glad I did…come to your Blog,,, by the way b4 I go any further let me just say that I am……..different really,, different I am…. a Cross dresser so…if this is something u might not want on your blog/post I understand & I wont come back….I really only read a little bit about you…I really really enjoy the way u look & the style of your makeup & clothing. here in America we / I would call u a *GLAM Lady…& by the way…that is a good-thing 🙂 & one other thing I have noticed is that your a Christian that is *AWESOME !!!!! may *GOD Bless you….okay so…? let me know if…..u wouldn’t mind that a C-dresser (me) can come to your blog from time to time….thank U……

  17. MissMosh says:

    Beautiful, and stylish lady- don’t mind if I steal your look. Very inspiring xx

  18. Nomzi Kumalo says:

    Lovely to meet you. Do feel free to visit my blog when you get the chance to. 🙂

  19. sejleker says:

    Wonderful blog❤️

  20. POSH says:

    you look so lovely xx

  21. amyterese says:

    I absolutely love your page, it’s done very well! I also love your old about me and how it became your blog name, so sweet!


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