You have seen the plaid trend gaining popularity since early fall. The plaid blazers, then the plaid trench coats and now, finally the plaid coats. I resisted as much as I could but I finally gave in when I saw the RIGHT kind of plaid for me: the black & white plaid that I find so much more refined and timeless as compared to the trendier gray. So, in today’s post, I would like to share some style tips on how to wear black & white plaid coats and how to layer them with thinner coats or leather jackets in order to stay warm this winter.Read More
In this blog post I am sharing style tips on how to style the logomania trend that will continue to stay throughout this fall. I’m sharing tips on how to style t-shirts with minimal logos and busy logo designs as well as tips on how rock the logomania trend by incorporating it in accessories such as, designer belts or bags.Read More
In this post I covered fashion shows I went to during the Miami Swim Week 2018. I also I shared a quick guide as to what to pack if you are traveling to Miami or another beach town or tropical destination and would like to pack smart but effectively and have a lot of chic outfit options.
I shared five items that I packed during the Miami Swim Week that I mixed and matched and also posted some pictures on how I styled them during the Swim Week.Read More
It is beautiful outside and I am in full vacation mode. And as I was browsing for places to go and things to do on my next vacation, I stumbled upon an interesting article where some were asking what would be an appropriate daytime outfit for a casino. That struck a chord with me as I was reading the posted answers and felt that most of them left me wanting for more.
So, in today's post, I will share my tips on what I think an appropriate daytime outfit for a casino should be. I will also share with you five reasons you should visit the Live! Casino in Arundel Mills, Maryland where I was extended an invitation to the grand opening of their Live! Hotel and Live! Spa as well, the reason why I had to actually put in practice what I am actually sharing with you. So let us get started.Read More
So you know how I talk about various ways to style a top or a pant? Well today, I will talk about ways to style jewelry. And specifically, how to stack rings, layer coin chokers, and lariat necklaces because these, my lovelies, are all the rage this summer. And, as you know, I am very discriminate when it comes to trends, namely, I only go for those that suit my style and have a little more longevity, and these two check both of those boxes. So let's get started.Read More
I have been very shy about shorts as I thought that they were reserved for, you know, the younger crowd. And by younger, I mean really younger, like 16 and under. But then I tried some shorts at H&M and they looked pretty stylish and I suddenly felt six feet tall and I realized that I was missing out. So, today, I am going to share five style tips for petites on how to instantly look taller. And yes, as you probably guessed, I will show you how to style shorts with long jackets to create that elongating effect for your small frame. And you can apply the same tips to the micro skirts as well since they are so popular this season.Read More
Well well then, it is the month of June it is officially summer, so we need to talk summer outfits. I have been agonizing over the striped blazer trend and whether it is one worth following. After some long deliberation, I decided that this trend is a yes for me and also a yes for petites, and actually the rest of fashionistas, simply because, it is generally very flattering to our small frames because of the elongating effect and hence, very flattering to all shapes and sizes.Read More
I know, I know ... I have to admit I may be a little obsessed with the athleisure styling a bit lately. But you have to admit: it is comfy and not to toot my own own horn here but I think I am getting pretty good at it :-). So, today, I will show you how to style an athleisure grungy yet polished outfit for petites and every shape and size with Express and Aerie.Read More
You know when you see it but you don't quite know why you like it. It is that outfit that is so familiar and elegant in its simplicity and then you take a closer look at it and when you start breaking it down you realize that the outfit itself is made of a simple cami and denim. [ … ] So, today, we will discuss the mechanics of that simple cami and denim outfit, and specifically, I'll show you how to style a black cami with a distressed white denim to get that all-American cool girl summer look.Read More