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Bittersweet

Bittersweet

The last couple of weeks have been a whirlwind of packing, saying our goodbyes and wrapping up work-related admin. This past weekend was our farewell party, and with our last day as Capetonians quickly approaching I have this bittersweet, mixed …

Counting down

Counting down

One more day…just one more day then it’s officially holiday! Well, for some of us. I’m ‘closing’ Twenty3Media tomorrow (Friday) for a couple of weeks over the festive season – but if you work for yourself, you’re never really off …

Edgy summer perfection

Edgy summer perfection

This is not an outfit I would normally wear but I have to say, the crop top trend is growing on me. BUT – it’s not a very forgiving trend…time to start doing those sit-ups and crunches! Cape Town teased …

Skirts and heels

Skirts and heels

This is one of my favourite shoots that I’ve done with Bianca thus far. She has a great eye for scouting out new spots and this particular one is right here in Table View. Apparently one of the episodes for …

Red and prints

Red and prints

The morning  Bianca and I met to take the pictures for this look post it was freezing in Cape Town. The last week or so we’ve had proper winter weather – I’m talking about scarves and coats kinda weather (and …

Memories of Milan | #ShareTheLove

Memories of Milan | #ShareTheLove

Whenever I wear this skirt I think of Milan, lots of walking, endless exploring and tiramisu…such great memories! A couple of years ago when my Mom, sister and I visited Italy I bought this skirt at Zara in Milan. This …

One pencil skirt, two ways

One pencil skirt, two ways

When I spotted this black and white striped pencil skirt in Edgars, so many different outfit combinations went through my head – I love mixing and matching. Today I’d like to show you how I’d wear this pencil skirt dressed

How to wear a white blazer

How to wear a white blazer

On Thursday I attended three events, so it was a busy afternoon. I bought this gorgeous white blazer from Zara in the V&A Waterfront a couple of weeks ago and I was ecstatic to find it. I have a vintage …

Winter stock at Zara Cape Town

Winter stock at Zara Cape Town

I (unexpectedly) ended up at the V&A Waterfront after a client meeting on Friday and obviously I had to visit Zara Cape Town to see what winter stock they have in store at the moment. Ladies, you won’t be disappointed! …

Wedding outfit inspiration

Wedding outfit inspiration

I love weddings – the promise of spending a lifetime together, the start of a new life path and then of course the celebrations after the ceremony. Now that I’m married, I truly appreciate the effort that goes into organising …

Gotta love me some Zara

Gotta love me some Zara

Last week while my Mom was here we shopped for Mother of the bride dress for her and on day two of the shopping expedition we popped in at Zara. They had two dresses that my Mom tried on that …

Cool chic

Cool chic

The weather has been kind to us Capetonians, the wind has (finally) calmed down and we’ve had a few cooler days over the last week. One of my favourite kind of outfits include pairing a loose-fitting top with skinny jeans …

Hey shorty

Hey shorty

FINALLY!! That’s what I feel like screaming while doing a happy dance 😉 I bought these shorts at Zara in Italy last year because I loved them, but they didn’t fit me at the time. I tried them on for …

The business of fashion

The business of fashion

This past week was my last week of working on-site at a client, for the last two working weeks of the year I’m working from my home office again (yay! :)). I’m going to miss getting dressed up though…

First post for spring

First post for spring

Happy spring to for all my readers in the southern hemisphere! Summer is most definitely on the way, the days are getting warmer (slowly but surely…) and the days are getting longer. September is one of my favourite months, not …