The Corset Top

Corset tops are making an appearance in just about every high street store you can name and my favorite are the ones with a built in corset, like this peach one I am wearing,  rather than layering a separate corset over a t-shirt. But to each his own when it comes to fashion and personal style. There are a variety of…
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Soviet Chic On A Budget

If the name Gosha Rubchinskiy does not ring a bell by now then you are clearly not a victim of the current fashion craze of Russian-inspired “street wear”. I am calling it street wear because a lot of what is out there (the hoodies, tracksuits, sneakers) are pretty much my idea of what the Russian equivalent of an “urban youth”…
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Tom Ford Beauty

The first time I heard about Tom Ford having a cosmetics line, I was a little skeptic of whether there would be any products for women with darker skin tones. The eyeshadows, lipsticks and nail polishes were something I coveted but it wasn’t until British model Betty Adewole was the face of their makeup that I started believing there was…
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Satin and Denim

Now is probably the best time to wear a satin blouse because the temperature is heating up but not yet to the point where you end up hot and sweaty and those not-so-glamorous sweat patches begin to show on your blouse. Yes, I know, not the best way to introduce how to wear satin but I thought I’d get that out…
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A bit like Ellery

I don’t know how long the trend of flared pants is going to last (fingers crossed it will be on the aw16 runways this month) but I am determined to collect as many styles as possible from the denim flares to the wool versions by Ellery and countless others out there. Seeing as I tend to wear this jumpsuit more like pants,…
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Nude

Nude to someone with my skin tone looks a whole lot different to, say, someone like Anne Hathaway but hey, when it comes down to entering “nude” in any online retailer’s search engine, we know what is coming up on our screens, don’t we? That aside, my main goal for this outfit was to show you one of fashion’s little life hacks…
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