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Style Yourself Bohemian in 3 Easy Steps

Style Yourself Bohemian in 3 Easy Steps

Historically, Bohemian style emerged in the 1700s by way of creatives (such as intellectuals, musicians, artists and writers) being forced into poverty. The style was easy, inexpensive and reflected a minimalistic, nomadic lifestyle. Today, Bohemian fashion projects relaxed, effortless style, and echoes the mind and lifestyle of the wearer - nothing says free spirit like the Bohemian look! Encompassing elements of chunky gems or metals, printed fabrics, free-movement, and earthy tones, style yourself Bohemian in 3 easy steps: 1.  Never underestimate a maxi skirt A simple, loose-fabric, printed maxi skirt will be a piece that you will recycle over and...


Trans – Seasonal Fashion Must Haves

Trans – Seasonal Fashion Must Haves

Unfortunately, summer is over and the cooler months are upon us, so with the change in seasons calls for a change in our wardrobes. If you are anything like me and just don’t have enough space for your summer and winter wardrobes at the one time,  then it is time to pack away your summer clothes and pull out your favourite winter woollies. Now I must say that I'm definitely a summer lovin' type of girl so when it starts to cool down I start to panic!  Here is a list of our in-between season fashion fave’s and tips to...


Beat the Everyday Hustle

Beat the Everyday Hustle

As the Weekend comes to a close and I start to repeat the cycle of dreading the week ahead, I can't help but realise all the things I haven't done as a result of being, frankly, too damn busy! You know that feeling of being over-worked, over-tired and just hating everything and everyone? Because same. Life is so busy and sometimes it feels like we will never get a break unless we pencil it into our diaries, weeks in advance! What we don't realise until we are absolutely drowning in commitments, is that some alone time to reflect, unwind and recuperate is OH SO incredibly important. Wishing...