Closet Staples: The Little Black Dress

The iconic little black dress (LBD) made famous by Coco Chanel in the 1920s and Audrey Hepburn is a closet staple that fits into almost any and every occasion of life. The LBD is suitable for work, meetings, funerals, cocktail parties, date night, girl’s night out, graduation, gala dinners, award ceremonies, weddings, … you name…… Continue reading Closet Staples: The Little Black Dress

Fashion Trend: Snake Skin

Zara Scrolling through Instagram I noticed a growing amount of snake skin printed clothing, most item from the Zara clothing brand. This so 80s throwback is already a favourite among the animal print trend for the autumn/ fall season up North so you can expect to see it making its way to us in the…… Continue reading Fashion Trend: Snake Skin

6 Tips for Taking Instagram Worthy Flat Lay Pictures

Hi! Lately I’ve taken a keen liking to taking pictures of objects in a particular style known as the  flat lay style. A flat lay is  a picture of objects styled on a flat surface in a visually appealing arrangement, typically taken from above.  I find this to be a quick and cathartic exercise that…… Continue reading 6 Tips for Taking Instagram Worthy Flat Lay Pictures

5 Uses for a Silk Scarf

One key fashion staple I remember always seeing in my mom’s or one of my many aunts closet was a silk scarf. This piece is iconic of preppy 90s style along with the two piece suits, thigh high boots, brooches, chunky gold jewellery, hats, mini skirts, tartan, black stockings and shoulder padded double breast blazers…… Continue reading 5 Uses for a Silk Scarf

A Ray of Sunshine

Hello!  Last year H&M had this hot yellow number that had my favourite design detail- halter neck, cause we like to show off these shoulders.  Oh it was to die for! But being the tall girl I am it was way too short. I had to let it go. Man! This dress haunted me for…… Continue reading A Ray of Sunshine

Trendy in Track Pants

It may be very safe to confirm that 2018 is the year of #ThrowbackFashionTrends. Yes I’m well aware of the fact that fashion reinvents itself which is really cool but 2018 has no mercy. I’ve seen designer leather hair scrunchies on Balenciaga runways to trendy Gucci fanny pack bags (click here). Have fashion designers lost…… Continue reading Trendy in Track Pants

Fashion Trend: The Paperboy Cap

Wow! 2018 is abuzz with so many great trends. We’ve had the beret, tuxedo dresses, paperbag waist pants, checkered plaid and an epic return of the fanny pack. Apart from owning only a fedora and bucket hat I am not much of a hat fanatic,  heck! I’m still trying to master the art of headwrap…… Continue reading Fashion Trend: The Paperboy Cap