Posted on October 6, 2013
i know i have been quiet of late and my blog has been missing a post or 2, i do apologise and i blame it all on work and my chaotic life. I have been doing a lot of styling gigs of late, so much that the past 3-4 weekends has been from one shoot to another. To make matters worse i had to move house so most of my stuff is in storage…its all a big mess if i am totally honest. I promise as soon as images are out i will post them up for you guys to see, a little insight into my creative work isnt a bad idea right?
Well, all that said, todays post is dedicated to the outfit i wear on Tuesday to friday; my work uniform.
I work in a retail store in London as a part time sales associate. It is the only job that gives me enough freedom and leeway to pursue my dream as a creative consultant and if i am totally honest, i actually enjoy working in retail as it kinda keeps me in the field i would love to be great at and give me the avenue to meet people from different places and works of life, even famous ones…
For security reasons i cannot really tell you where i work
for the fear of stalkers is the beginning of wisdom. However i am happy to share with you guys what i look like on most weekdays although i did tweak it a little with the hat and Louboutins (imagine running up and down the stairs in those), i am usually in a pair of boots or mid heels.
i would love to know what you guys wear for 9/5, lets make it a thing.
Posted on August 24, 2013
last night i attended an event by Sideview magazine (www.sideviewmagazine.com). The event; 3bloggers one night which is part of the magazines 5th year anniversary took place in Kentish town in London. It was a small cosy event with an intimate crowd and i was there alongside 2 other bloggers to talk about the importance of fashion bloggers in the fashion world.
I was pretty nervous at first but i think i got a hang of it once i got the ball rolling and the crowd was really kind to me so i guess i aced it.
I met a bunch of really cool people and it was a great vibe all through…
It was a lovely night, i even made a new friend/fan, his name is Tony and he literally said he had to have his picture taken with me as i am so beautiful. He even dragged me across the street to make sure he had it taken underneath the Kentish town Graffiti. He was such a sweetheart.
PS: no black in sight (well the handbag doest count) Guess the curse is broken, Somebody shout hallelujah!!!!
Posted on August 8, 2013
l spent my weekend in Cornwall, a last minute.com random getaway decision for my darling Tintins birthday. It was the perfect getaway i needed from all the stress of work and personal palaver… a time out in a little cottage by the sea, surrounded by happy people was what the doctor ordered.
During the day, we went to the beach for a little dip before we decided on going coast tailing which involved rock climbing and cliff jumping really…
I totally enjoyed coast tailing, the adrenaline flowing through my veins and the salt water finding its way into my brain must have resulted in me having a momentarily state of highness cos that is the only way i could justify jumping off a cliff which is between 60-70 metres high without flinching.
It isn’t normal to be excited and eager to jump off a cliff that high instantaneously.
We had a lovely dinner in the evening at one of the undoubtedly the best crab shack i have been to in my life so far. Like it literally put any sea food platter i have ever had in London to shame, even the fries were so fresh crunchy with the right amount of potato fluff… i haven’t tasted fried potatoes that good in a restaurant in a hot minute.
All in all the weather was fantastic, it was good vibes all through and i m starting to fall in love with how beautiful everything seems in the sun especially in England. I cannot wait to explore most of the coasts england has to offer and the cuisine of course .
Posted on July 7, 2013
Today was such a beautiful day, i think July certainly did get the memo in terms of what it should feel land look like but can you blame it? its my birthday week so the weather has no choice but “turn up” nicely.
Seems like white has definitely been the colour of choice for me this season which has been a pleasant surprise for me cos my brother always goes on about how i look horrible in white and how its so not my colour…so imagine how chuffed i feel when my camera begs to differ. The morale of the story is never let anyone make you feel you cannot make an outfit or a colour work for you and a Little white dress is a definite YAS! for your wardrobe.
Attitude; All mine lol