Picking the Right Skirt for Casual and Formal Events

  The right type of skirt has a place in every venue and occasion, from the most casual of streets to a very formal debut. How to pick the right type of skirt – the wearer only has to know which shape best flatters her natural figure and which types go best with the event at hand. Before you refresh your wardrobe with seasonal skirts and dresses, find out which skirt complements the social function you intend to attend. How to Pick the Right Type of Skirt A-line: An A-line skirt is named as such because it follows the shape of the …

5 Oils For Skin You Should Be Using

  If you are a skincare enthusiast or someone with different skincare concerns, then oils for skin will definitely be at the top your search results anytime you search for skincare routines and products to tackle your skin concerns. Oils are a great addition to every skincare routine regardless of your type of skin.   I used to shy away from using oils on my face especially because i have a sensitive and sometimes oily skin. As i got older and learnt more about skincare, i realized that an excessively oily skin (overproduction of oil on the skin) means the skin …

5 Ways To Spice Up Your All Black Outfits

  All black outfits are fast becoming one of my favorite matching color outfit combos. I know it’s spring and spring is all about bright colors but that doesn’t mean you can’t wear darker colors too.  Below is a round up of 5 outfits worn by different bloggers to inspire you.  All Black Outfits Inspiration The Fluted Sleeve Top: You must have seen a lot of this trend by now. The fluted sleeve a.k.a flare sleeve is beautiful and stylish if you can pull it off. It’s a nice way of switching up your all black look, especially if you wear the off …

Missha Near Skin Smart All In One Cream Review

  This Missha near skin smart all in one cream review is the first facial cream review I’ve done on the blog so far. The reason for this is because i haven’t been lucky with facial creams. They all usually just “Ok”, break me out or not moisturizing enough. There’s always something missing forcing me to continue my search.   If you remember, this Missha near skin all in one cream was one of the items in my recently updated skincare routine for oily skin. I chose it after reading from different sources that gel and aqua-based creams were best for oily …

Links A la Mode May 5 Weekly Posts Roundup

  This week’s links a la mode weekly posts roundup featured posts about the 2016 met gala held recently, posts about mothers day (which has already been held in some other countries), fashion trends, spring/summer outfit inspirations, skincare routines and more. The roundup also featured a review of Man Repeller’s book – seeking love, finding overalls (also available on Barnes & Noble and iTunes).   If you remember, we discussed fashion books and films few months back on the blog. Read: Fashion books and films, necessary or overhyped? Could this book be counted as one of the good reads? find out below alongside other insightful …

Casual Pom Pom Fedora Hat Outfit

  I wore this casual pom pom fedora hat outfit to Uni today actually. These are the last days of medical school and i still can’t believe it’s been 6 years already. In less than a month i will be writing my finals and i really can’t wait to graduate. The life after Med school is even harder but i believe i’ll survive, i always do.   This final year hasn’t been an easy one, the classes and exam preparations have been fair but life generally hasn’t been, my health and all. Both the Nigerian and Ukrainian economy at the …

White Interior Designs Inspiration

  Let’s face it, we bloggers are obsessed with white backgrounds not just white interior designs, and for good reason of course! White interior designs are a breath of fresh air, they are not just beautiful and picture perfect, they are calming. I always enjoy looking at photos taken against white backgrounds both exterior and interior especially with natural light. Sadly i don’t get to see a lot of white backgrounds in my city besides studios.   Thanks to pinterest, i can drool as much as i want. If you aren’t using pinterest, you should! There’s everything there, i mean…you can …

Is Pyjamas Fashion Trend Stylish or Merely Comfortable?

  Pyjamas fashion trend has been around for a few years and still getting a lot of attention especially during fashion weeks. Each year sees a makeover and more additions. A lot of celebrities, fashionistas, style influencers and streetstylers have rocked the pyjamas fashion trend. Is this night wear trend worn outside the bedroom truly stylish or merely comfortable?   Just a few weeks ago we discussed 7 comfortable weekend outfit ideas for lazy girls on the blog. The pyjamas fashion trend wasn’t one of them but it’s definitely a comfy weekend outfit idea especially for those weekends that are completely …

Skinfood Rice Mask Wash Off Review

  This Skinfood rice mask wash off review feels a bit premature but I think 3 weeks is enough to review it properly after casually mentioning it in my first impressions post. I’ve been using it twice a week since then and the effect i initially noticed has been the same so i’ll be sharing what i think so far. Read: my first rice skincare product.    Before continuing this skinfood rice mask wash off review, i’ll like to point out a few facts and uses of rice on skin, in case you didn’t know that there was more to rice than …

Leather Look Jogger Pants Outfit For Holi 2016

  This leather look jogger pants outfit was what i wore to Holi yesterday. This is my second Holi post on the blog, if you missed it or you don’t know about the spring festival, read this holi post. If i can’t be at coachella, i got holi for consolation!   This year, i wore black all through for different reasons. I don’t like my t-shirt from months ago c/o Dealsale that much, it doesn’t feel or look like a good quality material, i chose it because of the printed words of inspiration on it which was already disintegrating when i received it. …