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The best earrings for your face shape

Hello everyone! Knowing your face shape can be helpful when choosing your hairstyle, makeup, eyebrow shape, glasses and even earring style. A long time ago, I shared a quiz to help you determine which  face shape  you have. In previous posts, I talked about  the best eyebrows for your face shape   and  the best sunglasses for your face shape . Today, I want to share some tips on how to choose the  best earring  that will flatter and define your features. It is important to choose earrings that complement your natural beauty rather than choosing ones that are 'in style'.  A simple trick is to pick the earrings that are opposite to your face shape.  Keep reading to see what I mean by this. Round face Drop earrings and long dangles look stunning on you, as long earrings will help to elongate your face. Earrings with a sleek and long build are your best choice. Square face Round earrings, such are hoops, are your best choice. Earrings with rounded edges are a great choice because t

Different types of fashion styles

Hello everyone! Lately, I've been reevaluating my blog and I decided to focus less on DIY beauty and more on skincare products, beauty techniques and fashion.  I realised that I haven't published a fashion related post in a while.  Clothes are more than just pieces of fabric that we wear on our bodies.  Fashion is a means of self-expression which allows us to present ourselves to the world and show others who we are before we even utter a word.   There are A LOT of different types of fashion styles, including; Artsy, Bohemian, Feminine, Girl Next Door, Goth, Grunge, Punk, Sporty, Streetwear, Tomboy, Trendy and Vintage.    Finding a style that is suited to our individual tastes can help us feel more confident, more comfortable, and more  like ourselves .   A punk outfit or a gothic-dress can be  unique fashion statements that can show your attitude and personality. When developing a personal fashion style, you don’t have to stick to a single style.  You can switch up your lo

Femme Luxe | Tie-dye and loungewear outfit inspiration

Hello everyone! Today’s post is another summer outfit aspiration post; a fashion haul from one of my favourite online stores: Femme Luxe .   I love shopping at Femme Luxe because they have the latest trends at the best prices and the clothing quality is very good; what you see in the pictures on the website is what you get!   And now without further ado, let me show you the items I got… Grey Cuffed Pocket Detail Joggers - Teddy The first item I got is a pair of grey joggers .   You can never have too many joggers and comfy pants in your wardrobe, am I right?   These joggers or sweatpants feature a cuffed leg with pocket detail and a slim fit.   They are very comfy and I love the slim fit!   Lilac Tie-Dye Oversized T-Shirt - Veda As I mentioned in my  previous outfit inspiration post , you can find plenty of tie-dye outfits on the  Femme Luxe  website, so I had to get a couple of items more!  I love my pink oversized t-shirt so much

Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - Where's Wally? (Waldo)

Hello everyone! Halloween is quickly approaching so  today I want to share  with  you an  easy, last-minute costume  idea .  Want to dress up as  Wally   from  Where's Wally?   (aka Waldo)  this Halloween ?  -  Easy!   You can probably make this costume  from clothes you already have!   Wally's distinctive outfit includes a red and white striped shirt, beanie, black glasses and jeans .   The striped shirt and jeans might look like a normal, everyday outfit, but once you add the glasses and a red and white pom-pom beanie, you won't be mistaken for anyone but Wally/Waldo.  And don't forget the brown shoes and messenger bag to complete the costume.  You can also add a walking cane if you can find one.  What are you going to be for Halloween?   Similar posts: Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - Wednesday Addams Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - The Little Mermaid

Weekly recap #5

Hello everyone! In case you've been too busy to read my posts this week, now is the time to catch up!   It's time for another weekly recap...   Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -  Outfit inspiration - Spirit Day 2014 I've put together two purple outfit ideas for Spirit Day; a casual and a formal outfit.  Check them out! Wednesday, October 15, 2014 -  Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - Wednesday Addams This is a classic and very simple costume.   Thursday, October 16, 2014 -  Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - The Little Mermaid Want to dress up as  Ariel  from   The Little Mermaid  this Halloween?  Halloween NOTD posts: Jack-o'-lantern A bloody Halloween Leave a comment below to let me know your favourite post!  

Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - The Little Mermaid

Hello everyone! Today's post is another  Halloween  " outfit inspiration" .   Want to dress up as Ariel   from   The Little Mermaid this Halloween ?  -  Easy!   Just pick up a green maxi skirt and pair it with a cute purple bandeau or a purple tank top , if you prefer.  Include some cute starfish or seashell accessories .  When it comes to make-up ; a coral lipstick and sparkly nail polish will complement the outfit.  Oh, and don't forget to put on false lashes for that cartoonish effect!  You can also add a red wig if you feel your hair isn't mermaid-like  enough . Cutie mint pleated maxi skirt River Island bandeau bikini top Charlotte Russe platform shoes Betsey Johnson blue jewelry Halloween party costume Lipstick False eyelash Deborah Lippmann confetti nail polish T

Outfit inspiration (Halloween edition) - Wednesday Addams

Hello everyone! I'm a rabid fan of everything horror, supernatural and paranormal so understandably I love Halloween . ¬†While every little girl wanted to be a princess, I wanted to be a witch!¬† ‚ėļ The Addams Family (1964-1966)¬† was one of my favourite ¬† TV shows growing up. ¬†In case you're wondering, I was born in 1985; as a child, I watched re-runs on¬† Italian ¬† television . ¬†However, I'm not a fan of the movies. ¬† ¬† Wednesday was one of my favourite¬† characters ¬†on the show, she¬† was a pale, dark-haired, grim-looking little girl who was fascinated with death and the¬† macabre . ¬† Today's "outfit inspiration" is a Wednesday Addams Halloween costume . ¬† This is a classic and very simple costume. ¬† ¬† H&M black dress John Lewis intimate Wet Seal black boots Essie black nail polish If you want to¬† dress up ¬†as Wednesday,¬†make sure to find a¬† black dress with a

Outfit inspiration - Spirit Day 2014

Hello everyone! I've put together two purple outfit ideas for Spirit Day ; a casual and a formal outfit.  Casual outfit recommendation: On this day people wear the colour purple to show support for  LGBT  youth  who are victims of  bullying .   Purple   symbolises 'spirit'  on the rainbow flag. Formal outfit recommendation: Getting involved is easy!  Turn your social media pics purple   here , and wear purple on October 16th and help create a world in which LGBT youth are accepted for who they are. Which outfit do you prefer?   Are you going to wear purple on Thursday?   Answer in the comment section below!