Sunday, July 24, 2016

Dusty Rose

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{Top/Bralet/Choker/Necklace/Shoes - Forever 21, Skirt - ASOS, Bracelets - Accessorize}

There are two kinds of people, ones who love white and ones who love black. I fall in the later category. Black is a color which will always win my favour over any other color. Being a girl, it is a given by the society that we are supposedly big fans of the color pink. Not true. I personally do not understand why pink is seen parallel to femininity. I know many girls who despises wearing pink, myslef included. But if there is one shade of pink that I do not mind so much is the dusty rose color. You will rarely ever see me wearing pink, but if you ever do, I bet it will be this dusty rose color, or champagne pink. 

This wrap skirt is my new favorite item in my closet. A new addition and a hot trend from Spring 2016, it makes me look slender and slims me down even when I have had a big meal. With Fall season approaching, this color would blend seemlessly into autumn fashion given the versatility of the shade. I styled this look with a bohemian touch but for fall, I can totally imagine rocking this skirt with a black crop top and a leather jacket with some ankle length boots!

How would you style this wrap skirt? Share with me in the comments below!


Location - The Grand, New Delhi
Makeup - Supreet Dhillon
Photography: Vinay Singh Tomar

Sunday, July 10, 2016

The Devil Wears Prada

Of all the girls who love fashion, at least 99% of them love the movie "The Devil Wears Prada", I am sure of it. And if you fall under that 1% category...honey, you need to reflect on your life and see the movie if you haven't already! The movie completed 10 years few days ago and to pay my respects, I styled an outfit inspired by our beloved Andy aka Anne Hathaway.

After Andy Sachs gets her makeover by Nigel, a fairy godmother (or godfather?) we can only wish for, she flaunts the most covetable outfits that was stylish way back then in 2006 and even now, 10 years later in 2016! Her fall looks were to-die-for and a little secret, before buying any winter coat or jacket, I think to myself, would Nigel approve of this? The fringe I sported last year was a small effort to look half as chic as Andy did. Needless to say, got nowhere even close but who's stopping me to try?

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{Skirt/Crop Top/Bag/Shoes - Forever 21, Bracelets - Accessorize, Watch - Michael Kors, Ring - Koovs, Sunglasses - Zara}

Andy wore her red skirt with a chic white top but I took my own spin on it and wore a black crop top. As far as I can recall, she did not wear crop tops at all but then again, it was 2006 and crop tops became the rage in past few years only. The interesting thing about this look is while it looks chic and expensive, it is very very affordable as the whole look is by Forever 21 and you can easily recreate it!


Stripes for SS16

While the cold shoulder trend took the centerstage this season, quite excessively I might add, one major trend that has been repeatedly ignored is bold stripes. The runways were stomped with stripes in every possible way you can imagine. Be it vertical, horizontal, asymmetrical, thin, bold, colourful or monotone, stripes are definitely one of the key trends of Spring Summer 2016. I decided to pay a little homage to this trend before the season passes us by and all we are left with to remember it, is visual proofs of only the cold shoulder trend.

Fashion doesn't work like that you see. You can't conform to follow one single trend during one season but sadly, that's what happens. Especially in India, people don't understand fashion fully and that results in a new blogger being born every single hour without the knowledge or even so little an interest in knowing anything about fashion. This storm of new uneducated bloggers did affect me and made me sad how fashion is being taken as a joke lately, and I did loose my interest in blogging for a while. Although, I must add, few new bloggers have really outdone themselves and have been creating amazing content. They should be given credit for not being swamped away in this new trend of dummy bloggers. 

Styling this look was a fun and interesting process. I knew I wanted to emphasize on the stripes trend but I also didn't just wanted for the outfit to be one dimensional. Layering the chic dress with a casual sweatshirt in a colour, which is also the pantone colour of the year (Serenity) created an on-trend look which can easily be worn to a poolside brunch or for dinner with friends. 

I skipped adding heels as I am personally going through a phase where I am not wearing heels a lot and it is only fitting that I show you guys how you do not need heels to make an outfit look better. You can be comfortable and stylish at the same time. The shoes I chose for this look was a very cool pair by Presa Flats which states "I Don't Know" and "I Don't Care": Precisely my reaction to most of the things these days!

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{Dress/Sweatshirt/Earrings - H&M, Rings - Koovs, Shoes - Presa}


Location - The Grand, New Delhi
Makeup - Supreet Dhillon