Law & Order-SVU: Detective Benson goes Undercover

Law & Order-SVU: Detective Benson goes Undercover

For seventeen years, Detective Olivia Benson effortlessly made holster and a police officer badge sexier, and a dress while undercover even more captivating. But most importantly, she represented women as confident and brave, passionate and…

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Sex and the City: What Charlotte and Carrie Really Taught Me

Sex and the City: What Charlotte and …

Scripted television shows are not only for the purpose of entertainment. As most of these shows mirror contemporary life, they tend to evolve as an extension of our life stories. The intertwining narratives in various…

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Pyjama Kind of Day

Pyjama Kind of Day

To disrupt my work-school and eat-sleep routines, I thought I should do something out of the ordinary and unexpected for this month. Something that involves reinventing my style choices by breaking fashion norms. Well, just…

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That 1970s Disco

That 1970s Disco

Juxtaposing the terms music and fashion became key in determining individuality at the same time belongingness in the 70s. Punk music inspired the subscription to black leather and gothic embellishment, while folk and psychedelic rocks…

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Conformity in the 1950s

Conformity in the 1950s

Style clothing in the 1950s relished from the abundance of varying types and colors of fabrics—nylon, rayon, wool, leather, and taffeta! I repeat: taffeta!. Women wore full skirts with poofy petticoats, mostly with snug fit…

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Swimsuit off the Beach

Swimsuit off the Beach

When you are born and raised a tropical girl, swimsuits become part of your basics. This to the extent that you would even dare to wear your swimsuit off the beach, as a typical day…

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Feeling yellow

Feeling yellow

I have my moments. Today, I am feeling particularly yellow. There is not much to share but the color of sunshine, joy and happiness! Have a splendid yellow day everyone! Mango Dress, G2000 Coat, Payless…

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The Day After Christmas

The Day After Christmas

The mix of feelings that fill us post Christmas is inexplicable. At least it was what it seemed like when I took a stroll in the neighborhood today. It was interesting to see how everyone…

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A Working Woman in Your 20s

A Working Woman in Your 20s

My mother told me to remember two things once I reach my 20s. One was to act like a woman and the other to dress like a woman. My mother knew that I have some…

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Falling In Love with the Colors of Autumn

Falling In Love with the Colors of …

I have learned how to read through karaoke (my parents can be creative!). Songs will be categorized according to speed—slow, medium and fast. Yes, my reading competency was being assessed according to how accurately I…

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