I feel like when we describe our personal style, there’s a divide. We could either say “I like experimenting and trying unconventional things” or “I like polished and streamlined fashion.” And to that, I say why not both? Sure, it’s important to dress for the occasion, but that doesn’t mean we have to like one more than the other. Here are some of my favorite looks from both ends.Continue reading “Eccentric style vs. Elegant style”
It’s an overcast Wednesday in Toronto. I took a walk to enjoy the fall atmosphere and decided to play with makeup.Continue reading “Effortless fall look with drugstore products”
My house is freezing in the winter and a sauna in the summer. Never in my life have I ever looked forward to fall this much. I’ve been living vicariously through Pinterest outfits.Continue reading “Cute fall outfit inspiration – I’m done with summer”
Yes, my fellow cold-blooded dress lovers. It is possible to wear dresses in the cold.
There’s no better season than fall to begin reflecting on the year. It’s a good time to start asking yourself who has really been there for you. It’s a good time to also look deep within yourself and begin unrooting any destructive thoughts that have been festering over the year. This week, I’ll be sharing some simple activities that have been helping me feel at peace and also bond with loved ones.
Seasonal mood swings are like period cramps for me. I feel them oncoming and I’m like “here they are again.” Many people I know love the transition of summer to fall. But some of my close friends and I are more prone to feeling anxious, sad, or angry over things that normally wouldn’t affect us. So this week, I’ll be sharing three strategies that have been helping me through the transition.
How many of you have turned the heat on? One morning my family woke up and it was 17 degrees in the house. We thought we could just bundle up for now…but we caved. In spirit of the colder weather (and Halloween decorations being out), I’ll be sharing several fall trends that are so comfortable and wearable!
Just a quick update on my life- I’ve recently gone part time at my job at Trade Secrets so I can find something more corporate. So I’ve been seeing a lot more of my friends and wearing things that would normally be work-dubious. My style has definitely taken a turn for the darker. Here’s my August summer ootd’s for comparison. I’m officially bidding good bye to summer pastels and frills. The following are my top three most frequently worn outfits for the past month. Also known as me asking myself how much I can possibly dress down without looking lazy.
I’ve found myself falling into a weather rut lately. You know that period of time when you wear the same general thing because of the weather and start feeling “meh”? I love keeping cozy in sweaters and leggings- basically what you’d wear on a relaxed Sunday while enjoying a pumpkin spice latte. But it’s time to break out of the jacket-scarf-and-jeans habit. Instead of a regular pumpkin spice latte, let’s be pumpkin spice lattes with extra whipped cream, sprinkles, and a pumpkin spice cupcake on the side.
[Feature photo by the lovely Samantha]