• Fashion,  Tips & Trends

    For The Love Of High Heels : The Do’s & Don’ts

    High heels never go out of style for true fashionistas. We’ve all been there, leaving our home looking and feeling like the epitome of glamour. But ending the night on literally, not a high note, with us limping back home with sore feet from wearing those high heels. High heels are probably one of the greatest things invented in fashion. Sure, we may feel the pain after wearing them but if we can wear high heels with a little less pain and discomfort, that has to be a good thing. See the Do’s and Don’ts to make wearing your favourite heels more comfortable. DO always purchase your heels at the…

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    How To Keep Your Jeans Smelling Fresh (No Washing!)

    Did you know you don’t have to wash your jeans? So, you’ve probably heard that Levi’s CEO Chip Bergh hasn’t washed his jeans for over a year now… Yes, it is the sort of care advice that is advocated by industry experts actually. In general, the less wash you put your denim through the better. As gross as this may sound, you can maintain a longer lasting relationship with your jeans when you don’t wash them. Here’s why – over-washing them can cause the material to shrink and lose its strength and durability fast. So, how do you keep jeans smelling fresh then? Well, here are some tips for you…

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    10 Signs You Should Not Buy That Piece Of Clothing!

    To buy or not to buy… Who are we kidding when we say we’re not going to buy any more top, jeans, dress, lingerie, etc when we go shopping? But hold it right there! Not everything you see will be a good fit and just because it is in your favourite colour, does not mean you should buy it anyway. Stop feeding yourself lies. If you ever utter or even just think any of these thoughts below, put the clothes back on the rack and step away from making an impulse buy. “But it’s on sale…” No buts about this, sale is a way to lure you to spend because…

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    What Is The Best Specs Frame For Your Face Shape?

    Eyewear frames can completely make or break your look — which is why picking out a new pair of specs can be quite a tough ordeal! While a pair of glasses is an essential tool for aiding eyesight, they are accessories all the same. Nonetheless, given the fact that we are spoilt for choices with the wide array of styles and silhouettes available out there, how does one pick the right pair? Truth is, there are lots of factors to base your choice on, including your personal style and colouring (eyes, skin tone, hair) — but perhaps the most universal is your face shape. If you’re thinking of getting new…

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    What’s Your Fashion Persona?

    Each one of us has a personality of our own and this is showcased in our dressing style too. What does yours say about you? Like most girls, dressing up is a fun part of the day. It is where we get to display our likes and ‘up’ our fashion know-how. The most obvious is styling it according to a theme. After much thought and research through fashion sites and blogs, there are four distinctive styles that are prevalent today. Each one speaks volume about the kind of person that you carry through your clothing. These are four looks curated from Club21 Online. The Dressy Girl You are the ones…

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    How To Walk In High Heels

    In the name of fashion, walk in your heels with pride and style! Besides the wearing right pair, the art of walking in heels requires strength, good posture and a bit of brainwork. How many times have you come across a woman who stumbles across the foyer of a mall with a gait that you’d not describe as flair? I, for one, have not been able to keep my heels on for the duration of a whole night. Guilty! of walking barefoot with heels sling over my fingers. Truth is the majority of us need help. In New York, a certain “stiletto whisperer” has taken upon himself to educate women…

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    5 Tricks To Make Your Legs Look Longer

    Legs as long as supermodels, that’s what everyone covet for, right? Being vertically challenged, I have always been the short end of a joke. Yes, pun intended. I’ve been called “fun size” and “shortie” among many other names. It’s rather annoying and cruel jibes come and go, but rather than give in to the jokes, here are some tricks to give you the illusion of longer limbs. Nude No, we’re not advocating for you to parade around in your birthday suit. But the colour nude is the perfect shade to give a bit of height. It’s an optical illusion that you can’t tell where your legs begin and where your…

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    How To Make Your Bras Last

    A woman’s relationship with her lingerie is of the love-hate kind. Let’s learn how to make it an everlasting one.  ‘Fess up, how many of you are still wearing bras you bought from, say five years ago? It’s a fact that we, women tend to wear our bras till it can’t carry us no more. The average woman owns at least nine bras. So that would mean we have a big number of ladies wearing bras that don’t fit properly anymore and most are uncomfortable, unflattering and actually harmful to health. Far from getting a new set of bras every few months, here are some tips to help make your…

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    Levi’s Neon Jeans 7-Day Challenge

    Either you love it or hate it, neon is a colour that sure catches the eyes.  I’ll admit, I’m one of those haters…well, was. Fickle, I know but I’ve a change of heart when I saw this pair of Levi’s in neon lemon yellow. When did Levi’s start getting in on the funk? Well, the answer is probably this Spring/Summer 2013. The collection dubbed “neon brights” follows in this season’s hottest trending colours and it is really gorgeous. Now, for one who has never own anything so bright, the challenge is to find suitable pairings. This is one marriage that is tricky to arrange. But the resulting unions are harmonious,…

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    The Art Of Wearing Alice Headbands

    Alice headbands are a great way to style up your hair if you ever get bored of hairpins, scrunchies or your usual hairstyles. To those who didn’t know, Alice headbands are those horse-shoe shaped plastic bands that you wear over your hair. Did you know that these wondrous accessories have the potential of spicing up one’s hairstyle and appearance? Case in point, the ever-trendy Blair Warldrof from Gossip Girls, or think back at how Alice in Disney’s Alice in Wonderland sweetly accessorised her little blue pinafore with a thick glossy headband. They’re classic and you can wear a headband in an assortment of ways and for almost any occasion! From…