It’s been nearly a month since I last updated this blog. With school, and personal life too, I was extremely busy lately (and I still am) but I couldn’t forgive myself if I let this site perish. I’d like to apologize to my few yet faithful readers (are you still there by the way, you’re… Continue reading Lookbook Series: #3 School or What
Photo courtesy of Amanda Friedman There’s apparently someone new and tall that’s joining the modest couture business. Chanel, queen of French haute couture since World War II, recently decorated its Beverly Hills boutique windows with headscarves that are said to be directed to the city’s Muslim clientele. The hijab, this headscarf that believers put around… Continue reading Is Chanel Really Targeting Muslim Shoppers This Time?
The art of sample giveaway-ing (can I make a verb out of every English noun?) can be quite ambiguous for the buyer. In France, Sephora and the likes offer you relatively small sizes (usually a week amount) when you buy above a certain money. In Korea, they just unleash a tsunami of smaller sized or… Continue reading Why You Should Always Keep Your Beauty Samples
Korean brand pushbutton was never really conventional. But this season, the runway show that introduced the SS17 collection was peculiar – for two main reasons. The first reason is a purely fashion-related question. I couldn’t help but feel a disconnection between the looks. Don’t get me wrong, I actually found the collection interesting and aesthetically… Continue reading Seoul Fashion Week SS17: pushbutton Asks The Big Question
Instagram has become the first source of inspiration for many millennials and older. My cousin just installed the app today and created her account – she was looking for influencers or smaller accounts to follow and I thought “why not recommend a few of my favorite Instagrammers to my readers?” Create or upgrade your base… Continue reading Instabase – 5 Instagram Accounts You Must Follow
It’s Back to School season! Not only for you, but also for me. As explained earlier in my ’20 Facts About Me’ post, I am enrolling in a master in Fashion Marketing – so excited about all the things I am going to learn OTHER than How To Write A Good Memoire. Homework stories aside,… Continue reading 2 Looks For Getting Back To School
The pleasure of old, good, organic cotton. Organic clothing may have been put into the mainstream; it still remains quite difficult to acquire such pieces when you’re on a budget. Even affordable options would stay more expensive than your basic H&M white tee, but who wants an H&M white tee when they can have super-soft-thick-cotton-white-tees?… Continue reading Lookbook Series: #2 Who Cares?
What is your idea of a whitening sheet mask? That it’s white. But Korea is always here to prove you wrong when it comes to beauty prejudices. One of the leading countries of today’s beauty tech and trends, South Korea always treats you with innovative ideas on how to take care of your skin, bringing… Continue reading Review of Jayjun Cosmetics Black Water Brightening Mask
Reminiscence of the early summer. Summer took its time this year, it came a little late but with a handful of extremely hot days. June was especially on and off, we thought fall would start earlier than expected and right when I decided to wear my chilly-days-faux-fur the temperature rose like crazy. I remember that… Continue reading Lookbook Series: #1 Hot N’ Cold
Yesterday was made a long awaited announcement: Raf Simons will be taking the lead at Calvin Klein (ready-to-wear, underwear and jeans). The Belgian designer who was conducting the renewal of Christian Dior until last October is one of the rare designer to move from couture to ready-to-wear. Here are five reasons why we should celebrate.… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why It Feels Right That Raf Simons Moves To Calvin Klein