Polka dots are one of those styles that will always be trendy, it never goes out of style, season after season, its a classic. As usual, I was casually browsing/window shopping at HM when I spotted this dress, I knew I had to get it, it was also discounted, I got it for half the price. I think the discount was the tipping point, it was originally £35 but I ended up paying £17.50 for it, YAASSS! I am such a bargain head I swear. Continue reading As Classic as a Polkadot
Before I talk about styling dress over pant, its women’s week this week and I want to shout out and big up all the women out here today bossing it, setting their own trail and blazing it in spite of and against all the odds. It’s a man’s world, it doesn’t matter how you spin it. I am super thankful for the women who stood up and challenged status quo, who refused to conform, who sacrificed and fought so we can enjoy the privileges we enjoy today. I am thankful for the every day woman, working her ass off, hustling , making ends meet, you all inspire me. Continue reading How to Style Dress over Pant
Its fashion week right now, New York, Milan and London has come and gone and right now the buzz is at Paris. I haven’t been catching up with this year’s fashion week scene unfortunately, I have just been so busy lately. I have caught some glimpse here and there on Instagram though. I hope to catch up when I can.
I didn’t get to attend any but this outfit right here reminds me of street style fashion. It’s something that I would definitely go for if I was to attend, its showy without being peacocky, its trendy but classic. The beret lends it its trendy air and the trench keeps it classic. Continue reading Street Style
Yall already know I am a budget chic, I am always looking for deals, I hate to buy anything at full price, This is why I love online shopping, I put away things I love in my wish list and wait for some discount code to apply before I hit checkout. My real life friends know I am all about scores, deals and thrift stores and those of you who have been with me on this blogging journey for a while know your girl is all about that thrift life. Continue reading New In/ Hot Bargain Finds
Two posts in a week? God is good and 2018 is my year, Amen. It’s so cold these days but as long as I got this my faux fur coat? Honestly I am good, if you ask me for the one coat to invest in to help you battle this cold, keep you warm and stylish , I would totally recommend a fur coat, something voluminous . I got this one from misguided.co.uk two years ago but I will link similar for you all later. Continue reading My Go – To Coat for Keeping Warm and Stylish this Winter
It’s not too late to wish you all a happy new year hopefully, things have just been so hectic and fast this new year I haven’t had time to pop on here to say hello (waving). Even now I have to keep this post brief, I have so much on plate right now, two children under three, school work , placement, we have also recently moved house, we bought our own place, lots of renovations going on at the moment so everything is just so topsy-turvy over here right now. Continue reading The New Way to Style your AW Coat
I haven’t been on here for a while now, christmas/end of year festivities has been real plus this time has been extremely busy for my family and I, we are moving house and the sheer work involved is overwhelming, I had to take a brief sec to post this look I shot a while ago. This blazer is my mans’, he hasn’t worn it in a while, its velvet, its lush and I have been eyeing it for some time. I wore it with denim the other day and it was so cool, I thought it would make a perfect new year eve party idea for those of us who aren’t into the whole sparkling/shining dress thingy, basically if denim all year round is your style then I am sure you would love the first look, worn with nothing but a sparkling neck chain underneath to keep it sexy. Continue reading NYE Outfit Ideas – Velvet Boyfriend Blazer ; Two Ways to Wear It
I think I may of nailed Christmas party outfit this year with this combo, something satiny, something velvet, red lips , red accessories and voila , I am good to go. I dont really attend much party this time of the year because, mom life. I have got two kids and night life / night parties means I have got to make arrangements for a babysitter to come around and mind the kids and if you live in London, you know how hella expansive that is. I have however managed a party or two and I thought I share what I wore with you guys incase you are luckier than I am and have loads of party but not sure what to wear. The outfit above I wore to the hubby’s company annual christmas dinner. I love love the color and the tuck detail on the top, satin makes my face glow is another thing I have discovered. I also loved that both outfits can be worn beyond this season coz aint nobody got time or money for a one season outfit. Continue reading Three Christmas/ Holiday Party Outfit Ideas
I was unable to put up this thrift outfit I wore last week because hectic schedule , I love blogging, I love taking outfit posts and sharing with you guys, its my thing. I love it, people don’t get it and its ok, heck even my husband doesn’t get it, I cant explain it either , it’s just something I love to do. I love putting looks together and when I do, I want to capture it on camera and share with the world, its like hello world, see this look I came up with, what do you think? Buff? Continue reading THRIFT TALES AND CHEAP THRILLS
Everything5pounds.com contacted me recently to work with them. They asked me to pick out some outfits from their website, see the haul video below. I was beyond excited of course. I picked out lots of lovely outfits and shoes as you can see from the vlog and this poncho dress was one of them. I got this fringed knitted beauty for just FIVE POUNDS . Yes close your mouth, you heard right, just five pounds!!!. I couldnt believe a lot of things on that website. Good quality shoes for five pounds , don’t take my words, watch the video below and check the website your self. They also magnanimously gave me a 5% discount code – 5NELO for my followers.