Much like the slow food movement, my latest attempt to slow down the shopping habit* is all about taking things real slow, and you know, thinking before I buy. Recently a friend told me about slow eating, like actually thinking … Continue reading SLOW SHOPPING
Long gone are the days of getting dressed, now it seems we are all styling our outfits. It seems that styling ourselves is just another change in behavior heralded by fashion bloggers and the new media, just like hearing a … Continue reading Styling Ourselves
I can count at least five things I have bought after seeing them on a blogger in the last few weeks or so. Not since I purchase Zoe Foster Blake’s first edition of Amazing Face have I gone on such … Continue reading UNDER THE INFLUENCE
On the train, in front of a camera, in your friend’s bedroom or even at your desk? Last Tuesday I was sitting on the train, laughing to myself as I listened to the second Adam Buxton interview with Louis Theroux … Continue reading Would you get ready in public?
Lacking inspiration, I have been looking outwards for some kind of an anchor point to help me evolve with my style, and in some ways, life in general. Like most people when seeking you start searching and the Internet, along … Continue reading Who Do You See When You Turn On the TV?
On Wednesday I was sent home from work because I looked ‘exhausted’. I also wasn’t wearing makeup and I can’t help but think that these two things are related. Sure, I was exhausted but this isn’t the first time all … Continue reading THE RITUAL OF GETTING READY
Another social media conundrum… I sat down to write an article a few days ago, but thing is, I got distracted. It’s a familiar story; open Instagram, see a blogger wearing a dress, look at the brand’s instagram page. Look … Continue reading Do We Live The Lives Of Others More Than Our Own?