• The Unexpected Rise of Personal Style In Our Covid-19 Reality
    Beauty,  Fashion,  Inspiration,  Style

    The Unexpected Rise of Personal Style In Our Covid-19 Reality

    Style is dead. Long live style! In the current social, economic and environmental uncertainty-riddled climate, a concern towards personal style seems at the very least frivolous. With many people working from home, amongst kids, pets- maybe also a spouse who’s just as frazzled- an interest in styling ourselves becomes unlikely. While a stronger interest in our old indoor clothes and “never sported in” sporty Athleisure- the norm. And it’s not surprising that we would turn our PJ’s into loungewear, and…

  • Style

    From Great Pieces to Great Outfits: 5 Creative Look Formulas Based on Fashion’s Rule of 3

    For the longest time I thought that great pieces make for great style. That if I just got this spectacular dress, and that interesting top, and “Oooh! THE skirt…” I would be able whip  them into great outfits. But, as I previously wrote here, that turned out not to be the case. Those individual items did not seamlessly work together- because each of them was too busy trying to steal the show for itself! And when your clothes are stealing…

  • Style

    5 Hidden Costs of a Random Shopping Spree, And How You Can Avoid Them Like a Pro

    Anybody out here been going on a shopping spree or two in the past few months?? If you answered “Yes!”, I would say I’m not really surprised. In conditions of general uncertainty and stress, impulse shopping might seem like a great way to blow off some steam. Not to mention when brands keep bombarding you with sales and offers. And far be it from me to tell anyone what or what not to do- especially when you need a little…

  • effortless chic make-up summer

    5 Ways To Give Your Look a Decidedly Effortless Chic Air In No Time

    The more I talk to women in my friends circle, at work or online about fashion, the more I hear: “I just want to dress easily and quickly. Be comfortable, but still look put together”. Aka, “How can I hit that effortless chic balance spontaneously?” And I have to say- at least from my personal experience- anything effortless usually becomes so because you’ve first put the work in. Because you’ve taken the time to learn, tweak and perfect it until…

  • Paula's Choice product reviews
    Beauty,  Lifestyle

    5 Things to Know About Paula’s Choice + The Products I’m Buying From Them on Repeat

    With my nearing 30 this year (woop woop!), I’ve started looking more closely at my skincare routine. Getting rid of old staples that don’t serve my needs as well as they used to, and introducing new beauty superstars. Such as Paula’s Choice skin MVP’s! This skincare brand has popped on my radar last year. And in that time, I’ve tested some of their cult products, educated myself on their values, processes and ingredients, and… completely fallen in love! Which is why…