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Stylish must-have #7: Diamond Studs

Stylish must-have #7: Diamond Studs

June 27, 2015

“I never hated a man enough to give him diamonds back.”  – Zsa Zsa Gabor Yes Marilyn was right, diamonds are indeed a girl’s best friend.  They make for especially wonderful friends if gifted. Diamond studs in [...]

Stylish must-have #6: Ballet flats

Stylish must-have #6: Ballet flats

June 19, 2015

They’re called ballet flats, ballet shoes, ballerinas. They all refer to the same pretty shoe that used to once be reserved for ballet dancers. Now they’re the perfect go-to casual shoe for pairing with jeans or a cute [...]

Adding personal touches to your home

Adding personal touches to your home

June 8, 2015

I’ve been getting quite a lot of grief for not having posted anything related to home decor in a while. Yes, my blog was initially intended to address home design matters. But I get easily distracted. Don’t blame me. I love [...]

Stylish must-have #5: Espadrilles

Stylish must-have #5: Espadrilles

May 31, 2015

For the French speaking, espadrilles conjure up the image of plain sneakers or running shoes. Actually those aren’t the espadrilles I’m talking about. Espadrilles are normally casual, flat, but sometimes high-heeled [...]

Stylish must-have #4: Perfume

Stylish must-have #4: Perfume

May 12, 2015

“A woman who does not wear perfume has no future.” – Coco Chanel Now I’m not sure how much I agree with the iconic Coco Chanel on that one; I’m pretty certain you can have a future as long as you shower [...]

Men’s latest fashion trends

Men’s latest fashion trends

April 16, 2015

I was invited to attend a special event at Fashion Forward Dubai that inaugurates the collaboration between car manufacturer Audi and the Dubai-based Golkar brothers of “The Emperor 1688” brand. You may not have heard of the brand. I [...]

Trends at Fashion Forward Dubai

Trends at Fashion Forward Dubai

April 12, 2015

In case you’ve never heard of this phenomenon, Fashion Forward is a fashion event held in Dubai with the aim of promoting Middle Eastern designers and fashion movements. There are catwalk shows from top regional designers, panel [...]

Stylish must-have #3: Hot pumps

Stylish must-have #3: Hot pumps

March 28, 2015

A woman can never have too many shoes. I love my shoes. It wasn’t always the case though; I used to have a single obsession with handbags. I owned more handbags than I did clothes; I was the quintessential bag lady. I still love [...]

Design: Craft meets contemporary

Design: Craft meets contemporary

March 21, 2015

I have the pleasure of living in the wonderfully cosmopolitan city of Dubai. Many people complain that it isn’t culturally aware and diverse enough. Yet a lot is being done to change that with the likes of Art Dubai and Design [...]

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