Peplum & Pleats

Peplum & Pleats

Forms are the foundation for bringing pristine fashion ideas to life. While brainstorming fashion concepts, designers spend a great deal of time thinking about garment outlines/shapes. Many designers draw inspiration for garment shapes by observing objects, places and things before delving into the details. For instance, the process of designing a dress starts with cutting [...]

Mix Match Suits III

Mix Match Suits III

3 for 3...Yaayyyy!!! This is my third post and the continuation of the monthly suit series I kicked off in February (February and March posts). My favorite suit fusion theme for April is relaxed in loads of pastels. The typical way I imagine wearing suits is the common blazer and structured trouser duo. However, it's easy to [...]

Fringe Jacket and Shirt Dress

Fringe Jacket and Shirt Dress

Happy New Year Lovelies!!! I still can't believe its 2018. As much as it seemed like 2017 swung by so fast, it was filled with loads of interesting and unforgettable memories. As vibrant as my 2017 was, I'm excited to embrace 2018's ups and downs. I intend to take on this year's uncertainties like a boss [...]

Mirror Mirror – Victorian Collar

Mirror Mirror – Victorian Collar

DISCLAIMER!!! This post is forward-looking and different from the usual so I'll urge you to read it to the end 😉 . Lately, I've been feeling eager to dress in fall trends. One of my favorite fashion trends from the fall 2017 runway shows is the Victorian/high collar. Last fall, I got a Victorian collar [...]

Mirror Mirror – Sweet Neutrals

Mirror Mirror – Sweet Neutrals

With summer sales in the air, I've been on the look out to get fashionable pieces for a steal. Around the end of June, I found the striped blouse (in this post) for 50% off the original price...Yesssss 🙂 . By the way, I'm a huge fan of buying stylish clothes and accessories at a bargain [...]

Mirror Mirror – Pastel Pinks

Mirror Mirror – Pastel Pinks

Today's post is dedicated to one of my favorite colors, pastel pink. Pastel pinks are ladylike and delightful colors that can be combined with many colors. They are delicate and pretty hues that give off a gentle and youthful essence. Pastel pinks like other pastel colors look fresh and clean when you put them together nicely. I usually [...]

Mirror Mirror – Burgundy & Pink

Mirror Mirror – Burgundy & Pink

This post is long due but I guess it's better late than never, right? 🙂 One interesting spring trend I've been dabbling with is burgundy paired with pale pink. I love reds but I often tend to go for darker shades when dressing for work. I usually pair darker reds with cream or tan-colored separates. [...]

Mirror Mirror – Floral Bottoms

Mirror Mirror – Floral Bottoms

Warmer weather brings about 3 things: Sunshine...Colors...and Flowers 🙂 Flowers inspire so much glamour in the world of fashion. They are the classic muse used by many designers from runway to the ready to wear sphere. You can say that florals own spring/summer style. I can't think of a spring season when it was not [...]

3 Ways: To Dazzle in Double-Breasted Blazers

3 Ways: To Dazzle in Double-Breasted Blazers

A few lovely ladies reached out to me to suggest different options for styling certain separates because they sometimes struggled to come up with ideas. I love shopping for versatile clothes, shoes and accessories. Since I enjoy the challenge of finding several ways to wear clothes, I've decided to start the 3 ways blog series [...]

Mirror Mirror – Radiant Summer Cloaks

Mirror Mirror – Radiant Summer Cloaks

Summer...here we go again! As summer fast approaches, the one major concern that comes to the mind of professional modest queens is 'how the hell am I supposed to cope with layers in this heat?' Trust me when I say that I feel your pain ladies. I'm big on wearing coats/jackets and it can be [...]