• Fashion,  Mimispiration

    Fashion Maximalist…

    Okay… hear me out… I wouldn’t necessarily say that I am a fashion maximalist but I can say without question that prints have been part of my style for a long time. So while some will say that is maximalism, a part of me is so used to these expressive prints that they are beginning to look like solid/muted patterns to me. Prints and colors have been part of my story. Adding a touch of something bold or indigenous has always been my go to style dare I say my brand. Here’s a girl who for the most part of her life was reserved and too shy to discard societal…

  • Fashion

    Chic in Winter

    Cold weather inevitably means having to wear layers, which honestly can be the most tedious, bleak and unflattering. Thus, with the cold days upon us, the need to be warm and stay warm is prominent. So how do we manage to still look chic in the Winter? With Winter comes the Bulk… Whether for an outing, work or errands, regardless of the dropped temperatures, here are a few tips to being fully prepared and chic for the winter. Foremost, taking care of your skin is important. With all kinds of coverage during the colder months, your face is probably what people will see. Introduce some kind of glow to your…

  • Fashion,  SCHOOLED FOR STYLE

    CURATING A STYLISH WARDROBE (to visit the parents)

    So I just got off the phone with a friend of mine who has been trying to find the perfect outfit to meet her in-laws and trust me it took us over two hours and we still couldn’t find an outfit that would showcase her personality and yet still be good enough for her in-laws.  13 blog posts later and I started to think, is there anybody out there thinking about these things and making it easier for other girls? Sure there has to be a list of must have items that every girl should have in her closet especially for nerve racking occasions like visiting your in-laws for the…

  • Fashion,  SCHOOLED FOR STYLE

    Updating your lounge wear…

    I think I speak for everyone when I say our lounge wear has become second skin. Considering that most of us have been remote for nearly two years now, its safe to say our (my) loungewear is worse for wear. A typical day comprises of actually peeling myself from my bed, taking a shower, getting dressed and making my bed before I plop in front of my laptop to start my work day. Now, no one is saying wear uncomfortable clothes (talking to you; suits) but really, the way you dress really influences how you feel especially if you have to do errands or just step away from the screen.…