Say hello to my second Instagram account, @mangoeface! I got inspired by this account called @subliming.jpg, which is run by an artist who illustrates inspirational quotes. I decided that this type of format would be a cool way to showcase some bits of my poetry and just express my general thoughts and feelings.
So New Zealand Fashion Week just happened! It went from August 28 to September 3. It’s pretty cool that it’s the week before fashion month, i.e. the New York, London, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks. The collections showcasing at NZ Fashion Week are actually for AW18 though since our seasons are opposite on this side of the world! I just wanted to quickly mention my fave collections from the week after being able to get up close and personal with most of them.
The start of a new month means looking back at all the purchases made from the last. I’m quite proud of my August spending habits as I only bought three things! Although, they were three designer branded things…but! This is good because I’m slowly really adapting the whole “quality over quantity” mindset when it comes to my closet.
Once upon a time, I had this thing called friends.
HAHA okay I just wanted to sound more dramatic, but more specifically I mean to say I used to be part of this group of friends. We call this a “barkada” in the Philippines, and for the past four years my barkada was something I truly prided myself on.
So here’s the feature my friend Katie did on me for her blog, go check it out!! 🙂
Sabina from Folly and Misfortune is a stylish soul who I met at university, and instantly clicked with. It was one of those spontaneous and unexpected moments, where you meet someone at the right time and happen to both have a zest for fashion. Winter in Auckland has been on the icy side with the wind and grey clouds, but it was a beautiful clear blue sky today. It seemed like the perfect time to take photos, wander around the lovely suburb of Parnell and satisfy our sweet cravings with a delicious nutella dessert from Casa Del Gelato. Read on to discover Sabina’s thoughts on fashion, her favourite designers and style icons.
When did you become interested in fashion?
As a child I didn’t want to dress up and only wanted to wear comfortable clothes, I’d even go to the mall in pajamas. My interest in fashion started when I discovered…
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Sharing one of my favourite Nayyirah Waheed poems today.
Today’s DD goes out to these two iconic babes! I happened upon this article and moreover the content I was honestly more interested/in awe of the photo they used because how do they still look so good after all this time???? Talk about inspiring – looking like this over the age of 40 is the real #goals tbh