Monochromatic OOTD Plus A Massive Transformation!

Hello lovelies! I wanted to share a little something with you about this sleeveless coat, well honestly it wasn’t sleeveless.

A couple of months ago I ordered this black long sleeve coat along side with two other pieces, and to be honest I didn’t really like it because the sleeves were to short and the shoulders were puffy, I kept it hanging in my closet hoping one day it will be useful.

Last week I thought I’d give my wardrobe a makeover and get rid of the things I wont be wearing and on the other hand add some more key pieces. I noticed that I don’t have a black sleeveless coat and that a lot of my tops would look really good with one; so I added that to my “Wardrobe Makeover List” and kept in mind that I should get one ASAP, while still going through my wardrobe I found the black coat and a few thoughts came to me about making it useful and transforming it to a sleeveless coat.

I took a pair of scissors, thread and a needle and began cutting the sleeves off, I threaded the edges and added a little touch to the shoulders, and this was the result!

 

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I hope you guys liked the final result and remember it’s always so fun to transform a piece you don’t like to one where you’ll end up wearing every single time!

Comment below and let me know what you guys thought of it. And if you feel like you need a wardrobe update I’m only one click away! Book your consultation now. 😉

Happy Styling!!

 

Shop my look here:

Top: Stradivarius

Leggings: Zara

Bag: Chanel

 

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A Guide On How to Dress An Hourglass Body Shape

Finally we come to the ideal body shape which is the hourglass! If you have an hourglass body shape, your hips and bust are well balanced and you have a beautifully defined waist, and let me tell you this; you can literally wear anything you want as long as you pair the right tops with the right bottoms! How awesome is that?

But of course there is always a way to dress, where you can totally show of the best of your body, go ahead and check it out..

 

Best Selection of Tops for an Hourglass Body Shape:

Since your waist is your best part, it’s always a great idea to show it off!

  • Belted or embellished waist tops.
  • Fitted tops.
  • Tailored shirt and jacket.

 

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Best Selection of Bottoms for an Hourglass Body Shape:

  • Skinny Jeans/Pants.
  • High waist pants.
  • Straight leg pants.
  • Pencil skirts.
  • Any length of skirt will show of your great legs.

 

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I hope you guys enjoyed the Body Shape series! Comment below and let me know what you think .. 😉

Happy Styling!

Best Way To Dress a Straight Body Shape

Introducing the Straight Body Shape, the most common one, also referred to as the rectangular body shape. If you have a straight body then your hips and bust are most likely to be balanced and your waist isn’t very defined. I personally find this type of body the easiest to dress (other than the hourglass shape of course).

The best way to dress this type of body is to balance between dressing your upper part, with your bottom part and as usual define your waist.

 

Best Selection of Tops for a Straight Body Shape:

  • Off the shoulder.
  • Wide V or U neck.
  • Belted waist tops.
  • Embellished sleeves.
  • Boat-neck tops.
  • Flowing tops around the bust/shoulder.

 

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Best Selection of Bottoms for a Straight Body Shape:

  • Wide leg pants.
  • Embellished pockets.
  • Medium to low waist pants.
  • Full skirts.

 

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Happy styling loves! 😉

 

 

 

A Guide On How To Dress A Diamond Body Shape

Being a Diamond Body Shape means having a full midsection, which also means you usually gain weight on your hips, thighs, stomach and bum. While on the other hand, your arms and legs are shaped symmetrically.

The key to dressing a Diamond Body Shape is to balance the hips with the bust and shoulders, and create a defined waist.

 

Best Selection of Tops for a Diamond Body Shape:

  • Off the shoulder tops.
  • Belted waist tops.
  • Wide U or V neck.
  • Busy shoulders or sleeves tops.

 

This selection of tops will add more volume to the shoulders and bust, it will help in balancing them with the hips, as well as adding belts to your tops to create a beautifully defined waist.

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Best Selection of Bottoms for a Diamond Body Shape:

  • Dark colors – which help in minimizing the lower half of your body.
  • Bottoms with simple pockets.
  • Straight skirts or pants.
  • A-Line skirts.

 

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Happy styling beauties!! 😀

 

 

 

 

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A Guide On How To Dress An Inverted Triangular Body Shape

I hope you guys enjoyed the previous post on How To Dress: Triangular Body Shape because today I’ll be talking about How To Dress: Inverted Triangular Body Shape, which is the exact opposite!

As I said in the previous post, the volume in the triangular body shape is all in the hips, where the inverted triangular has all the volume on the shoulder and bust! Which means we’ll have to balance the body again by adding more volume to the hips, and defining the waist.

Just imagine the top part of the body as an inverted triangular shape, and that we have to transform the bottom part of the body to a triangular shape as well, which leaves us with a perfect balanced hourglass shape!Inverted Triangular

Best Selection of Tops for an Inverted Triangular Body Shape:

  • Tops with dark colors
  • Wrap-style tops
  • Shirts and jackets that are tailored
  • Tops with banding at the waist
  • Narrow v-necks

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Best Selection of Bottoms for an Inverted Triangular Body Shape:

  • Brighter colors
  • A-Line or full skirts
  • Pants with embellished pockets
  • Boot cut or wide legs

 

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Happy Styling!! 😉

 

 

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A Guide On How To Dress A Triangular Body Type

Knowing what body shape you are can help so much in figuring out what types of styles work best for you, to compliment your body type.

Today I’ll be guiding you in how to dress a Triangular Shaped Body (or as some call it The Pear). As a Triangular Body, your hips are larger than your bust and you have a nicely defined waist; so don’t be afraid to show that off!

Starting with the tops, since all the volume is in the hips we need to balance the body to give it the Hourglass Shape. The best way to do that is to add volume to the shoulders and to define the waist. So instead of having large hips you’ll trick the eye to  make it seem like you have a balanced bust and hips with a perfect waist.

Best Selection Of Tops For A Triangular Body Type:

  • Boat-neck tops, wide V or U necks.
  • Off the shoulder tops.
  • Tops with fitted waist.
  • Bright colors and bold patterns.
  • Tops with full or structured shoulders.

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Best Selection Of Bottoms For A Triangular Body Type:

  • Darker colors are best to minimize your lower half.
  • A- Line skirts.
  • Simple bottoms with no structured or embellished details.
  • Lightly gathered skirts.

 

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Don’t forget, ALWAYS define your waist for a great balanced proportion!

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Happy styling beauties!

Fashion Trends, 2016

So many ins and so many outs in fashion this year, but for now lets focus on the ins and talk about what’s trending for 2016.

  • Cuffed Jeans:

Now I’m sure most of you have already noticed this but its amazing how cuffing your jeans can bring so much to your outfit! Lets not forget the Ripped & Boyfriend jeans as well.c5caa91ec802df6aec30c10e06d754bc.jpg

  • Coin Purse Wallet:

YES! Now this is what I’m talking about! Colorful, cute, lavishly designed, stylish little coin purse wallets. I’m dying to have all those in my wardrobe right now! They totally go with anything and they’re easy to match with a casual day outfit. Even if you just decide to wear a pair of jeans with a simple white T-shirt, grab a colorful purse wallet and you’re good to go!

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  • Sleeveless Coats:

Yup that’s right! The sleeveless coats are so IN this year and they come with so many different colors! Whats so cool about them is they can easily be worn in all the seasons, whether you plan on wearing them for Spring, Summer, Winter or Fall, it all works depending on how you wear it. This is totally a must have piece!

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  • Clog Sandals:

So stylish! Aren’t they? well thank God these beauties are super trendy this year! Supper stylish with jeans or even cute summery dresses!

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  • Straw Tote Bags:

You’ll probably spot these good looking Tote Bags in every store you pass by. I feel the freshness of good summer times just by looking at them!

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  • Cutout Dresses:

Got a birthday party coming up? A wedding maybe? The cutout dresses are your perfect option, giving a feminine radiant look, being up to date and trending in style. Match your dress with some elegant looking heals and a clutch… you’ll be the star of the night!

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  • Circle Sunglasses:

My personal favorites! Sunglasses this year bloomed into new designs and in full ranges of colors and prints. Being very trendy ranging from the classy darker colors, to the more hip joyful bright ones, each with a different sense, still giving a strong statement about yourself and your taste in style, freshening up your look!

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  • Beaded Shirts & Dresses:

It all started when Balmain x H&M released their collab collection, and the Black Beaded Blazer was the biggest hit of them all! The beaded shirts/dresses are so fun to style and wear.

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I hope you guys enjoyed! If you have any suggestions please comment below and let me know what you think. Happy Styling!! 😉

Trending Summer Colors

Summer is here! Whoop Whoop! Who enjoys dressing up for summer like me?! I’m sure most of you agree. Well guess what? I came with a pretty cool tip on how to dress for the summer this year with the trending colors for 2016! Exited enough? Lets get started.

All the cute, fresh looking outfits you’ll be striking in the streets are followed by a special, yet important element… COLOR. Color brings life to your outfit and gives you a sense of optimism and excitement. If you’re not familiar yet with the Spring/Summer Trend Colors of 2016, I’m here to tell you a little bit about them. 5c850ea408883fb86b23dd5abf1f57a7

Rose Quartz and Serenity:
The Spring/Summer collection is led by Rose Quartz.
This lovely calm color is best paired with the Serenity, Peach Echo, or Lilac Gray.
I put together a collage inspiration to help you build a better idea about these adorable summery colors!
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 Snorkel Blue, Buttercup and Fiesta:
How energetic are these beauties?!
Snorkel Blue is from the navy family, but comes in a fun, happier context, inspired by the docks and the marines.
The Snorkel Blue looks incredibly good with the sunshine yellow Buttercup and the Orange Fiesta.
Take a look at this colorful outfit inspired by the Spring/Summer Color Trend Collection!
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Limpet Shell:
Now this color is purely a beach color. I mean look how fresh it looks!
This aqua, clear Limpet Shell color leans toward the green family and its perfect for the Summer.
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Iced Coffee and Peach Echo
Of course neutrals, “The Iced Coffee is a transitional color that will take us through the seasons” – Pantone.
The Iced Coffee is best paired with the Peach Echo along with all the other trending colors.
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 All the Spring/Summer Trend color 2016 are super fun and easy to mix and match.
 So what better way to style up your outfits this summer than adding some color!
Happy styling!!

Styling Pins

Hii there everyone!!

So I finally started my own blog, and I’m super exited, I hope you all enjoy the things I’ll be sharing! And please if you have any suggestions about anything you want me to talk about, feel free to comment below and I’ll make sure I’ll read everything and take it in consideration.

Today I wanted to talk about something I really love and enjoy using, “The Pin Sets”.IMG_3343

Sometimes we feel like our outfit is missing something and we just want to make it look on fleek with just adding a little touch, well this little touch may be anything like Accessories, Makeup, Shoes, a Blazer maybe, or those cute and gorgeous pins which I’ll be calling them “Styling Pins” because they really do style up your outfit! IMG_3355

I got them from Stardivarius a couple days ago and I honestly couldn’t wait until I got home to start styling them with so many outfits! They go with EVERYTHING, Shirts, Jackets, Blazers, Sweaters, T-shirts, Shirt Dresses, anything!! And its up to you on how you want to style them, and that’s whats so cool about them!

Here are a couple of ways I thought I’d share with you. ENJOY! And let me know what you think in the comments below!IMG_3345 IMG_3354  IMG_3356IMG_3344IMG_3342

 

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