August Monthly Archives

Just A Camisole or Tank Top Fix

Have you noticed that some of the sleeveless dresses or tops made by affordable labels such as Wayf, Tildon or departmental stores in-house labels usually have their arm holes hanging lower than usual?  If you shop at Nordstrom you will understand what I am talking about. I too have some dresses with the same issue. Upon trying the dresses or tops on while shopping, I …

Cute Sandals Without Breaking the Bank

About a month ago, I showed my sister a cute Valentino velvet sandals (here) that I have had my eyes on. She agreed it is cute but not within her budget though it was on sale. She began to express her feelings about how the cutest sandals are usual pricey due to their brand names. I explained to her that there are many cute sandals …

Weekly Find – Zara Floral Jacket

This Zara floral print jacket is perfect for any wardrobe. The flowing long sleeve jacket has a tuxedo collar and a contrasting sash belt that fastens at the front. A ‘New In’ item that is currently available in all sizes from XS to XL. Styling Tip – The jacket could be paired with a slip dress for an evening look. From a casual or trendy …

A Wrap Dress over Pant

Fashion is meant to be fun therefore, a dress over a pant as a work wear was a no-brainer. Working in an environment that does not require a dress code encouraged my habitual act of mixing casual and business formal. A pair of heels would have been nice for a 9-to-5 look but since I am a rebel by nature, I opted for my favorite …

Color Pairing: Flame

This extroverted flame gives major impact to everything from color blocking to spring shifts. Combine it with shades of pink, shades of yellow, olive, and black. Add pale blue for a chic fire-and-ice effect. Turn your casual staples into statement pieces by incorporating the colors through your shoes and bag. Flame + Niagara Flame + Sunflower Flame + Soft pink Flame + Olive Thanks for …

Weekly Find – BCBGeneration Faux Wrap Dress

Yesterday, Jonathan and I decided to take an impromptu walk down Main Street right after church. Since I was coming from a building that had its air conditioning on probably 65 degrees, it sure felt like it, I did not realize how hot it was outside. I was coming and did not feel like changing clothes so I took that walk in my black pantsuit. …

Hottie and Lord Floral Dress

Christol Balenciaga spoke the truth when he expressed that “a woman has no need to be perfect or even beautiful to wear his dresses”.  This was exactly how I felt when I tried this dress on and saw the reflection of myself in the mirror. This Hottie and Lord floral number represents those Balenciaga’s word. This dress is super gorgeous. Made from a rich exotic …