Fashion Trend: Paperbag Waist Pants

Hi Ladies! I hope you are doing well in this chilly weather. This is just a quick fashion post I noticed of a stylish and functional gem with fashionistas on Instagram-  paperbag waist pants. The paperbag waist pants are perfect for the tiny waist loving girl. ‘Why?’ you ask – the flared waist belted with…… Continue reading Fashion Trend: Paperbag Waist Pants

Ankara Collection: Blue Horses

Hey Loves! I am completely obsessed with this dress! The colours and the fitting are everything. I popped in to visit my tailor who was swamped with a mountain of December orders and I spotted this mustard-orange-yellow piece on his material rack. It was the very last 1.5 meters and I just knew I had…… Continue reading Ankara Collection: Blue Horses

Fashion Trend Alert: The Tuxedo Dress

Ladies!  Brace yourselves because the 90s are coming back. I’m talking crocodile hair clips, bandanas as  head scarfs, skinny sleek cat eye sunglasses, poor boy caps and track suits. All of it is coming back so it’s no surprise this very sexy tuxedo dress (a.k.a the blazer dress) has made its own come back too,…… Continue reading Fashion Trend Alert: The Tuxedo Dress

Ankara Collection: Two Piece Play Set

Hello loves! It’s official, my love for Ankara print and tailor made clothes (Read: Tailored Paisley) has gone next level. I’m not sure how far this will go but there’s nothing quite like clothes meant to fit your body seeing that I’m a tall long limb-ed girl. … So I got this set made, ironically each…… Continue reading Ankara Collection: Two Piece Play Set

DIY Fashion Trend: Pearl Embellished Denim

Hello! The pearl embellished trend is nothing new,  it’s been around for a while to be honest and has been worn by fashion forward girls such as style icon Rihanna, TV star Lorna Maseko and supermodel Jordan Dunn. This urban street style is a modern take on ladylike meets edgy. Pearls are feminine, chic and…… Continue reading DIY Fashion Trend: Pearl Embellished Denim

Fragrance Review: Valentina by Valentino

Hello! Unlike both my sisters I’m no fragrance fundi. I’m very particular about scents and most perfumes give me headaches so I’ve asked my sister Shamiso to tell me about one of the many cute designer  bottles scattered on her dresser- Valentina by Valentino. The September 2011 fragrance crafted by Alberto Morillas and Olivier Cresp…… Continue reading Fragrance Review: Valentina by Valentino

Give them Sleeves!

Hi there! As I mentioned in a previous post, Not Your Average White Shirt (click here), 2017 was definitely the year of the sleeve. We saw sleeves in delicate intricate designs to the most exaggerated designs in the form of ruffles, layers, rouching and puffs. I’m convinced one of the fashion Gods just shouted “Sleeve!…… Continue reading Give them Sleeves!