Step 1: wash face & prime with lotion. Let dry. Step 2: eyeshadow on the eyes. I like to set my eyeshadow with a little bit of lotion on my eyelids. It helps the powder stay in place. This is a budget-friendly alternative to using setting spray/ eye primer. I used a natural, brown-toned colour… Continue reading Halloween Deer Makeup
I have always been a shoe lover, especially booties! This season, Louise et Cie collection really stood out to me; I have continually been a fan of their shoes and aspire to own some one day. However, this Autumn they are superstars in the shoe industry! Below are my top picks. Enjoy! Sevita Tall Boot… Continue reading Loving Louise et Cie’s Fall Shoe Line
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Fight the Fall chill with this season's trendiest styles. Leopard print. Combat boots. Floppy hats. Need I say more?
Fashion Luisaviaroma- extra 25% off sale items with code EX25 Browns– buy one sale item and get 25% off additional sale items + free shipping Nordstrom Rack– up to 70% off new arrivals // up to 50% off Hobo // up to 50% off women's boots // up to 60% off women's coats // up… Continue reading Thanksgiving Sales!
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 I've been really feeling the monochromatic, black & white outfits lately, as seen on my Instagram. These two tonalities are super easy to style and make for wardrobe pieces that are no-fail and interchangeable. This athleisure look is perfect for a day running errands or filled… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Black & White Athleisure
Fall is definitely here, with the cooler weather and beautiful orange and red leaves finally making an appearance. I find I have always loved dressing for Autumn, with all the knitwear, wool coats and ankle booties! Below, I have shared my favourite wardrobe pieces that I find are all necessary to be a Fall fashionista!… Continue reading My Top 10 Fall Wardrobe Must-Haves
Blazers are one of my favourite items to style for Fall! They are so versatile and add a certain structure to an outfit. They are also perfect for layering for those days that the weather cannot seem to make up its mind too! Sporty With A Baseball Cap OOTD: Sporty Tweed Draped Over The… Continue reading 9 Ways To Style A Blazer For Fall
OOTD: Camel OOTD: Amethyst OOTD: Marigold OOTD: Pinky OOTD: Pink OOTD: Tan Mini OOTD: Neutral Knit OOTD: Bare-Shoulder Knitwear OOTD: Burgundy Knitwear OOTD: Cable Knit + Button Down OOTD: Off-the-Shoulder Rose OOTD: Grey Cable Knit
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Browsing online, I cam upon this snakeskin mini skirt and fell in love with it! If I had the budget to buy it, this is how I envisioned I would style it. The skirt would be the focal point due to the pattern and… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Beige Snakeskin
Crew Neck Sweater in dove wing/black marl Crew Neck Pointelle Sweater in grey violet Puff Sleeve Turtleneck Sweater in salted caramel Button Down Shirt in snow white Pointelle Knit Turtleneck Sweater in nimbus grey mix Twist Back Sweater in nimbus grey mix Lace Trim V-Neck Cami in jet black Dolman Sleeve Open Sweater in walnut… Continue reading Fall Favourites from Dynamite!
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 Jump into Fall with green and brown tones accented with gold metallics! The weather is starting to cool down, so it is time to bring out those leather booties and wool floppy hats. Super easy way to spice a a… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Brown & Green
As much as I love to experiment with makeup, but with a busy schedule, any tricks I can find to make my makeup routine faster, easier, or more effective are welcome. Below I am sharing a few makeup and beauty hacks that make my life easier: -remove mascara residue on lids with a Q-tip +… Continue reading Favourite Beauty Hacks
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 This orange tone is super on-trend at the moment and makes for such a rich and saturated colour for the Summer! Accessorized with gold-toned pieces, this look is high quality with designer items, such as the Chanel bag and Christian Louboutin heels. Moreover, it is made fun with… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Tangerine
Babaton Dexter Pant in Lillooet/Espace Original price: $148 Sale price: $73.99 Adidas Tights in black Original price: $50 Sale price: $24.99 Adidas Trefoil Tight in black Original price: $50 Sale price: $30 Denim Forum The Yoko Short in black Original price: $88 Sale price: $80 Wilfred Gélas Short in classic navy Original price: $98 Sale price:… Continue reading Favourite Items From Aritzia Sale!
Shop this look: RW&Co paperboy pants (out of season; similar here) | Dynamite lace bodysuit (oos; similar here) | Nine West heels (on sale!) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Aldo bag (oos; similar here) A dressy yet casual way of styling a neutral-coloured pair of paperboy pants. I think this outfit is perfect during… Continue reading OOTD: Pale Taupe
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 This outfit is light and fresh and would be perfect for a walk along the beach during sunset. Moreover, this is a look that is very easy to pack for travel since the hat, bag, shoes and bracelet can all be used in the other outfits… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Pink Seaside
Leopard print goes back as far as Ancient Egypt and today is now a prominent pattern in the world of fashion. Representative of boldness, confidence, and glamour. I believe this trend will never truly go out of style. I have always loved this particular print as far as my memory goes. Even as a toddler,… Continue reading 4 Ways To Wear Leopard Print
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 A fun and flirty look for those Summer soirees. Keeping it very simple and accessorizing with bold jewelry and attention-seeking shoes.
Shop this look: Dynamite blouse (out of season; similar here) | Dynamite shorts (oos; similar here) | Aldo shoes (oos; similar here) | Aldo bag (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Leopard print bracelet A bright and colourful look to take on the Summer heat! Spice up your wardrobe with… Continue reading OOTD: Ardor
Shop this look: Lilysilk blouse (on sale!) | Kensie denim (similar here) | Sam Edelman heels | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Zara belt (out of season) | Chanel wallet A simple yet very chic outfit! Using basic pieces as the foundation of the look, and building it up with designer accessories and quality gold jewelry.… Continue reading OOTD: Belted
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 A business-chic meets casual outfit emphasizing the bright whites of Summer fashion. Subtly ornamented with lace detailing and gold metallics, this look is the definition of effortlessly stylish! To really make this outfit relaxed, wear the blazer draped over the shoulders or with the sleeves rolled… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Milky
Shop this look: Karl Lagerfeld Paris blouse (out of season; similar here) | Kensie denim (similar here) | Sam Edelman heels | Calvin Klein denim jacket (similar here) | Lauren Ralph Lauren scarf (oos; similar here) | Danier bag (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Gold bracelet & earring set from… Continue reading OOTD: Parisian
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 A simple yet elegant look for the office. Add a feminine touch by replacing a classic black pencil skirt with one made up of pink lace. The blouse is enhanced with an effortless tie neck that adds fluidity to the entire outfit.
Shop this look: Karl Lagerfeld Paris blouse (out of season; similar here) | Kensie denim (similar here) | Karl Lagerfeld Paris bag (oos; similar here) | Coach loafers (oos; similar here+ on sale!) | Melanie Lyne bracelet | Guess twisted metal cuff (David Yurman dupe!) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Gold bracelet &… Continue reading OOTD: Karl
Silk scarves are a great way to accessorize an outfit. In recent fashion, in addition to being worn around the neck, they have been styled on handbags, wrists, in hairdos, and worn as belts. These trends originate from the French woman's love of wearing scarves on a daily basis from which stemmed a need to… Continue reading 4 Ways To Wear A Silk Scarf
As much as I love being out in the sun, I do not always have the time or opportunity to sunbath, nor is it safe when doing so for long periods of time. Self-tanner has become a necessity in my Spring & Summer beauty routines. Over the years, I have tried numerous brands and types… Continue reading Major Review of Tanning Products
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Summer days are upon us and it is time to hit the pool! Make a splash with a bright-coloured swimsuit and accessorize with neutral-toned items that can be restyled all Summer long. Don't forget to be sun safe and to rock those sunnies!
OOTD: Ballerina Pink OOTD: Marigold Inspiration Tuesday: Orange Blooms OOTD: Marigold #sunrisegoals Inspiration Tuesday: Spring Purple OOTD: Amethyst OOTD: Camel Inspiration Tuesday: Active Beige OOTD: Cream & White Tweed OOTD: Dusty Pink OOTD: Pink Tweed OOTD: Cherry Blossom OOTD: Pink Tweed OOTD: Dusty Pink
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 A lovely Summer look for those warm and sunny days! This type of outfit works for any dress, so have choosing different colours and prints! All the white accessories really help to tie the outfit together and brings attention to the white buttons on the dress.
Shop this look: Zara blouse | Kensie jeans (oos; similar here + on sale!) | Converse sneakers (oos; similar here) | Guess belt | Zara bag | Aldo medallion (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Guess twisted metal cuff (David Yurman dupe!) I am loving how casual, yet chic this outfit is! Using a pair of jeans and… Continue reading OOTD: Printed
Shop this look: Karl Lagerfeld Paris tweed jacket (on sale!) | Kirkland Signature men's tee | Kensie jeans (oos; similar here + on sale!) | Guess belt | Halifornia hat | Aldo medallion (oos; similar here) | Converse sneakers (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) I love the mix of high-end and athletic… Continue reading OOTD: Sporty Tweed
Shop this look: Kirkland Signature white tee | Zara leggings (out of season; similar here) | Zara bag | Melanie Lyne bracelet | Aldo medallion (oos; similar here) | Swarovski studs | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Converse sneakers (oos; similar here) A very casual and comfortable athleisure look. Perfect for running errands,… Continue reading OOTD: White Tee
Shop this look: Le Château sweater (on sale!) | Lauren Ralph Lauren Carrington Brigitte bag (oos) | RW&Co denim (oos; similar here) | Nine West heels (on sale!) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) I have basically been living in white and pink combinations recently! Loving this palette for Spring though. I find the easiest way to… Continue reading OOTD: Camellia
White & Black Camisoles One of my favourite basic pieces in my wardrobe. They definitely are super useful and help build the core of so many different outfits for various occasions. There are many styles of camisoles, some with lace, others with embroidery, or even plain. They are all good options to explore. Another thing… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Accessories
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 A sporty and stylish look, with a touch of femininity!
Shop this look: Zara blouse | RW&Co denim (out of season; similar here) | Guess belt | Sam Edelman heels | Danier bag (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Melanie Lyne crystal studded metal hinge bangle (Cartier dupe!) | Guess lion bracelet | Aldo medallion (oos; similar here) I have always… Continue reading OOTD: Spotted
Black Leather Boots Black boots are essential to any closet, especially when living in a four-season country! There are so many different styles, cuts, colours, and heel height options to shop, so when it comes time to find the ones for you, there are so many choices! Here are some links to shop: Charles David |… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Shoes
Shop this look: Vince Camuto blazer (out of season; similar here) | RW&Co denim (oos; similar here) | Dynamite lace bodysuit | Nine West heels (on sale!) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Walmart aviators (oos; similar here) | Roots Canada watch (from 12 years ago) A light and airy look perfect for the brighter… Continue reading OOTD: Cherry Blossom
Shop this look: Karl Lagerfeld Paris tweed jacket (on sale!) | RW&Co denim (out of season; similar here) | Dynamite lace bodysuit | Guess bracelet | Ivanka Trump heels (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) Such a feminine outfit for Spring! This tweed jacket is new and I am so excited to wear it!… Continue reading OOTD: Pink Tweed
Shop this look: Lilysilk blouse (buy 1 get 1 40%) | RW&Co denim (oos; similar here) | Dynamite lace bodysuit | Ivanka Trump heels (oos; similar here) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) | Guess twisted metal cuff (David Yurman dupe!) | Melanie Lyne crystal studded metal hinge bangle (Cartier dupe!) I ordered this blouse sometime this year after… Continue reading OOTD: Dusty Pink
Leather Satchel A satchel is a bag that is carried over the shoulder with a shoulder strap and that has handles. This style of bag originates from the messenger bag English students would use for school, hence the traditional Oxford and Cambridge satchel bags. Today, they are incorporated into everyday outfits, and are worn for… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Bags
Shop this look: Karl Lagerfeld Paris tweed blazer (out of season; similar here) | RW&Co denim (oos; similar here) | Lauren Ralph Lauren Carrington Brigitte bag (oos) | Dynamite lace bodysuit | Sam Edelman heels | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) I have used this tweed blazer for a couple different OOTD posts, and… Continue reading OOTD: Cream & White Tweed
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 A stylish and comfortable outfit for those days that are filled with running around and getting things done. Alternatively, you could hit the gym with this colour-coordinated activewear ensemble.
Shop this look: H&M sweater (out of season; similar here + on sale!) | RW&Co denim (oos; similar here) | Dynamite lace bodysuit | Nine West heels (on sale!) | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) Such a stylish and comfortable Spring outfit! I have mentioned this before, but an easy way to transition from Winter to Spring… Continue reading OOTD: Camel
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 I love to pair colourful pieces with white pants or shorts, as it really helps bring out the pigment and makes the garment look more saturated. Paired with all-white accessories for a bright and fresh Spring outfit.
Shop this look: Babaton sweater (out of season; similar here) | Dynamite pants (oos; similar here + on sale!) | Karl Lagerfeld Paris bag (oos; similar here) | Nine West heels (on sale!) | brooch from Italy | Ava & Aiden rings (similar here) Its rather cold this Spring and so I am back to wearing… Continue reading OOTD: Amethyst
OOTD: Pinky OOTD: Hot Pink Western OOTD: Barbie Inspiration Tuesday: Hot Pink Moto OOTD: Off-the-Shoulder Rose Minimalist French Style Bedroom Decor
Little Black Dress This style of dress originates from Coco Chanel and Jean Patou in the 1920s, where the aim was to create a dress that affordable, versatile, neutral in colour, and appealing to the majority of the market. Its many uses include business wear, cocktail dress for lunches and dinners, and even can be… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Dresses
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Spring into the warmer season with bright colours and floral prints! Simple to style with an affordable dress, accessorized with real high quality jewelry and a designer bag.
Shop this look: H&M sweater (out of season; similar here) | Chanel Fall 2017 limited edition bag | Dynamite leather pants (oos; similar here + on sale!) | Melanie Lyne screw and crystal bracelet (oos; similar here) | Guess crystal hinged rhinestone bracelet | Guess twisted magnetic bracelet | Sam Edelman heels | Dynamite bodysuit… Continue reading OOTD: Marigold
White Denim Now a days, white denim is just as a classic as blue denim. Usually worn during the Spring and Summer seasons, white denim helps bring out the saturation of coloured tops and accessories. Here are some links to shop: Hue | AG | Balmain Leather Pants Leather pants originate back to the Native American… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Bottoms
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High-Waisted Paper Bag Skirt in tortoise brown $89.90 Fitted Glen Plaid City Dress $89.90 Oversized Jean Jacket $99.90 Rib Knit Duster Cardigan in light pink mix $79.90 Denim Shirtdress in dark denim $89.90 High-Waisted Solid Paper Bag Pant in grape leaf $89.90 FREE SHIPPING ON $120+
Spring will be upon us soon and so will the warmer and sunnier days. It is time to put the coats and boots away and to bring out bright and light clothing! Even though I will not be going out and buying these items, it is still nice to browse and to see which trends… Continue reading Zara Spring Favourites
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Bring out your comfortable throwback-to-the-90s Adidas tracksuit and glam it up with designer shoes, bag, and jewelry. This is the easiest way of making your wardrobe seem high-end: use basic pieces that are affordable for the main part of your outfit and accessorize with… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: High-Street Style
Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum I was gifted this perfume for Christmas back in high school, and have been wearing it ever since! I think it is truly a challenge to find the perfume that works just right for you, as everyone's body is different, and the aromas will react differently with your body chemistry.… Continue reading My Favourite Perfume
Cotton Cardigan A great piece for layering over a blouse or shirt. Having a cotton cardigan with a finer weave creates a sleek and professional look, perfect for the office, but can also be worn in a more casual outfit. Here are some links to shop: Comme des Garçons Play| Vince | Tory Burch Chunky… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Sweaters
Shop this look: Dynamite blouse (out of season; similar here) | Kensie jeans (oos) | Michael Kors bag (oos; other colours) | Guess belt | Aldo booties (oos; other colours) | Walmart sunglasses This was my school look today; very easy to style and follows my outfit formula. Click HERE to read all about it!… Continue reading OOTD: Brown Leather Details
As much as I love beauty products and playing around with makeup, it is not the cheapest of pass times. Over the years, I have developed a few beauty tips and tricks that not only save time but money as well; both of which are precious to a university student on a budget. Use lotion… Continue reading Money Saving Beauty Tips and Tricks
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Combine ultra-feminine hot pink with an edgy leather motorcycle jacket for a super fashionable look that is not too sweet and not too dark! Add in some accessorizing jewelry, and you have a complete outfit!
OOTD: Black and Camel Luxe Wool Coat This coat is definitely an essential fashion staple. It can be during Fall through Spring, styled with different accessories for unique looks. Its classic cut goes with everything; whether you are wearing a dress, skirts, dress pants, or jeans, you will always be fashionable. The wool material provides… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe- Coats, Jackets, & Blazers
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Transition your Winter attire into Spring wear by using lighter and brighter pieces. The key to this outfit is using basic pieces and making them look luxurious with high-end designer accessories, for example the Gucci belt and Gucci bag. It is an easy way… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Spring Lights
I believe that the decor that makes up a bedroom has to be one's sanctuary and has to reflect that person's character. I have always liked a more minimalist and clutter-free decor, with a touch of romantic ornamentation. In my bedroom, it is not done in a suffocating manner, but rather in the little details… Continue reading Minimalist French Style Bedroom Decor
OOTD: Ballerina Pink OOTD: Orange Sunburst OOTD: Iron Maiden OOTD: Off-the-Shoulder Gingham OOTD: Hot Pink Western OOTD: Blush OOTD: Hot Pink Athleisure OOTD: Barbie OOTD: Navy & Pink OOTD: Navy & White Fila OOTD: Striped
OOTD: Blush Inspiration Tuesday: Elle OOTD: Pinky
Welcome back! I have decided to introduce a new mini-series to my blog: the Timeless Capsule Wardrobe. It has been a long-time coming, so I am excited to finally be sharing it with you all. As you know, I am currently in university and am living the life of a broke student 😦 My reality… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe Series
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 The weather is slowly warming up and Spring/Summer 19 collections are being released. It is the perfect time to start transitioning your outfits for sunnier days! Styling your winter pieces in lighter tones is an easy way to do this. Having monochromatic tones helps… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Taupe
Guess crystal hinged rhinestone bangle | Guess twisted metal cuff Guess vera lion gold-tone bracelet black chandelier earrings oos; similar here Melanie Lyne crystal studded metal hinge bangle Guess crystal hinged rhinestone bangle pink Biwa pearl bracelet (handmade gift); similar here Roots watch oos; similar here | silver bracelet (handmade from Greece); similar here Melanie Lyne… Continue reading Accessorizing Your Look With Jewelry
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OOTD: Black and Camel Luxe When looking at clothing and deciding on making on purchase, the material and texture of the clothing items play a huge factor in my decision making process. I always try to opt for high-quality, natural-fibered clothing that will look and feel good on my body and that will last a… Continue reading Why I Choose Natural-Fibered Clothing
Shop this look: H&M sweater (out of season; similar here) | Parasuco moto leggings (oos; similar here) | Kirkland Signature boots (total Ugg dupe!) | Danier bag (oos; similar here) | Guess crystal hinged rhinestone bracelet | Guess twisted metal bracelet (total David Yurman dupe!) | Aldo medallion (on sale!) A sweet look to warm up your… Continue reading OOTD: Pinky
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 This look makes me think of a 'Business Barbie'! Own the office with this structured yet feminine dress paired with luxurious gold & nude accessories. Add a pair of large sunnies and be the girl boss that you are!
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1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Valentine's Day is coming up soon! Be ready in red with this beautiful velvet dress and be dashingly draped in diamonds. Whether its for a romantic night out, or hanging out with the girls for Galentine's day, this look is sure to break a few hearts!
Luisaviaroma- up to 70% off // free express shipping // free returns // imports fees included Browns– up to 70% off // free shipping on $198+ Nordstrom Rack– dresses, sweaters, jeans, and boots up to 70% off Aldo- up to 70% off // free shipping over $70+ Dynamite- 30% off selected dresses and jumpsuits //… Continue reading End-of-Winter Season Sales!
Hello dears! Before we get started with today's post, I just wanted to apologize for the lack of content recently. I have been SUPER busy with midterms, work, and just life in general. More to come about that later. For the past couple of months, I have been using the Shoptagr program on my browser.… Continue reading My Favourite Shopping App!