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    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…

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    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.…

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    The Perfect Denim Jumpsuit

    Nothing is really perfect unless you are talking about this jumpsuit from Pretty Little Thing fondly called PLT . Now that’s perfect. As a plus size fashion enthusiast I was skeptical about a denim jumpsuit. Sure, I have done the Canadian Tuxedo (where you combine a denim shirt with jeans pants )but an actually jumpsuit? Hard pass That was till I saw this jumpsuit at PLT. It was the right blue for me, the length and design an added layer of icing to my already beautiful denim cake. I was like let’s start with a familiar cut and see how this works and boy did it work!!! The utilitarian fit…