THE TRUTH BEHIND EDITORS VS. BLOGGERS

So, do journalists hate bloggers? Early last week, I attended one of the most beautiful beauty launches at The Connaught hotel and introduced myself to a girl who turned out to be the beauty intern at Stylist magazine. What I initially took to be a conversation and personal opinion, really turned out to be somewhat of a personal attack and…
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HOW TO DEAL WITH LATE INVOICE PAYMENTS

Every month, one of the greatest inconveniences of my adult life strikes. And it’s not even my period. but arguably, it’s just as annoying and uncontrollable – it’s late invoices. I have often asked myself if I really do need to get so worked up about chasing people up for updates and every time I come to the same conclusion.…
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THE CASUAL OFFICE WEAR EDIT

So sometimes I turn up to work in gym clothes (clean, obviously) and take full advantage of the relaxed dress code. Others may not be so lucky or even want to go as far as to forgo a wired bra. Back when I was working in retail, one of the most common wardrobe problems that women had was what to…
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THIS IS WHY INSTAGRAM SUCCESS DOESN’T MAKE YOU HAPPY

I’ve been volunteering at something called Alpha, which you may have heard of – if not, it’s a course organised by HTB church that allows anyone (especially non-believers) to ask questions about God in an open environment. One of the icebreakers to get conversation going is, “what do you think happiness means”. Overwhelmingly and perhaps even influenced by each other,…
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THE BAG EDIT: CIRCLES VS. SQUARES

Accessories for fall have gotten geometrical. From Fashion Week shows and presentations, it seems that this trend isn’t going anywhere in the next year or so, making these structured bags a must-have for an autumn wardrobe.┬áHere are six of the most fashionable It bags in circles and squares, from budget to splurge:   Square ‘Square’ styles have always been classic,…
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LONDON FASHION WEEK SEPTEMBER 2017

As you may know from numerous posts in the past, I hate fashion week. And I don’t hide it either. Let me specify what I dislike so much: the pretence, the hankering and intruding desire for approval (from what or whom though?) and of course, the peacocking. If you need proof that I’m not just a cynic, when I was…
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