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

Black & Purple Ensemble

Yeah, I’m looking like a makoti (Zulu word for bride), on my #MakotiSwag LOL 😜 There are so many ways to wear a very simple and modest black dress and this is just one of them. I have to say though, I’m starting to like black as a clothing colour a lot less these days.… Continue reading Black & Purple Ensemble

Not just another black dress

I wore this outfit to a funeral on a freezing day hence the fur hat, that thing is ridiculously warm. The leather trim detail is what takes this dress from 'just another black dress' to an elegant lady-like dress, well dresses are undoubtedly lady-like but I’m sure you get what I mean. I’m not the… Continue reading Not just another black dress

Can you handle the heat?

Oh my goodness!  It's so HOT! A solid 34°C  😰😥😵  Why?!  For the first time ever I appreciated that almost Antarctic ice cold cooler-than-ice air conditioning in Woolworths,  like I went in there 3 times this week just to cool off. Yeah it's that hot.  If only it would rain! This dress was just right… Continue reading Can you handle the heat?

Code Red

Red. I. love. red. ❤ It is my favorite colour to wear and I find it so easy to wear. Red brings freshness especially during the cold and dull winter days, there's no need to always wear dark boring colours. It's also bold and daring which makes you the focus of attention. I like how… Continue reading Code Red

Little Black Dress

Hello there! As you already know and would agree every woman should have a black dress,  not just one but a few of them in different shapes,  lengths and styles because a black dress is always a quick and safe 'go to'  option. For me it's more of a back-up option if I really don't… Continue reading Little Black Dress