6 items to elevate your wardrobe

Fashion trends come and go, last year we saw the 90’s make a huge return in the form of mom jeans and bumbags, this year – the 70’s is all the rave with flared sleeves and bold patterns. However, it is easy to get lost in the fashion world we live in, where ever decade…

Is beauty currency?

“My beauty, though but mean, Needs not the painted flourish of your praise: Beauty is bought by judgement of the eye “ Love’s Labours Lost, Shakespeare  This is one of my favourite lines ever written in literature, it speaks a profound truth in such a simple way. What I think Shakespear is trying to poetically explain…

7 Faves: September

Long time, no post it a little bit of an understatement! September has been a crazy month really with so many changes, the biggest being moving back to Uni for year 2! Excuses aside, I have truly missed blogging – so I am back on it! Okay, my seven fabulous faves of September:   First of…

The only skincare I need

I have just returned from holidaying in Gran Canaria – it was a lovely break before going back to Uni which is really great! As we all know (well for me at least), when going on holiday it is the struggle of ‘what to bring or what not to bring’. It is the never ending…

19 and blessed

I have been contemplating whether to do this post and how to compose it because a) it’s been a good five days since my birthday, b)  I don’t want to come across as materialistic. But here we are and I’m just going to write it. Yes, my birthday was last week and it was quite…

Today’s Wardrobe: AFWL 2017

Last Friday I attended African Fashion Week London 2017, which was such an amazing experience, a celebration of fashion and culture – I wrote a post about the whole event, which can be found here! Knowing I was attending a fashion event, I wanted to make sure I was dressed for the role also! So this…

African Fashion Week London 2017

I love fashion and everything about it; what it represents politically, environmentally and socially. Fashion is something which deserves to be celebrated as an expression of style and culture, so when I got the chance to go to AFWL 2017, I earnestly accepted! As you may already know I have been doing some work experience…

Versatile Blogger Award

So here we are again, another wonderful blogger has nominated me to do another ‘blogger tag’, and that blogger is Khadija who is the owner of October’s Lallu (which can be found here,  – thank you so much! This tag, the Versatile Blogger Award is where bloggers share seven things about themselves which readers might not…

Defiently denim

Denim is one of my favourite fabrics, it is versatile, durable – not just referring to its wearability! Denim has stood the test of time as it is one of the most influential fabrics in fashions history; turning itself from being labelled as workers clothes to a chic must-have in everyone’s wardrobe.   A Little bit…

My first MAC experience

MAC, one of the world’s leading makeup brands and I have now only just given it a look! I know, I know; I am extremely late to this brand band waggon but hear me out! I have a very set makeup routine, using the same products in the same colour pallet. Yes boring, but as the summer…