MEIKO the inspiration behind Blackeyed Susan’s AW2016 is a little sweet black and white cat recently adopted from the Lucky Lucy Foundation. This sweet little soul reminded her of the beauty that is right under our noses. Meiko roughly translates from Japanese as “bud”; a young flower just waiting to blossom into something beautiful. This inspiration echoes Blackeyed Susan ever present ethos; buy local, support the local fashion industry, look for the beauty and blossoming potential that is right here on our own soil! I am a huge fan of
Back when I was in high school, I was fortunate to travel throughout Europe with my family. During my travels there, I discovered H&M. My mom and I would visit the store almost every day (if we had a chance) and purchase gifts for our family members as well as clothing for ourselves. Ever since then, I became obsessed with the store, not only for the fashion but for the quality of the clothing. So you can imagine the excitement when H&M opened its first store in Cape Town. I
Hello Lovelies Something exciting happened this week, Superbalist asked me to share my pick of 5 dresses for 5 different occasions, it is part of their Superbalist Dress the Part campaign. Superbalist has a dress for EVERY occasion. In fact, they have over 950 dresses to choose from, suiting every budget (or splurge). The 5 different occasions are: – Occasion/Wedding – Office – Party – Day Adventure – Every Day I followed this link and chose 5 dresses from the Superbalist Dress the Part campaign. Now don’t get me wrong ladies, choosing 5 dresses
Hello lovelies! It is the start of a new season, Autumn. I love Autumn and Winter, it is my two favourite seasons of the year. One of the first signs of the seasons changing is my lips, which tend to become dry. I am always on the lookout for lip products that are rich in moisture whilst providing great colour. Let me tell you about my experience with Revlon Matte Balm. These matte balms are the BOMB! It has a rich creamy texture which comes in a range of colours.
Hello lovelies! I am a huge fan of the Dove Pure Care Dry Oil range (click here to see previous blog post). Throughout the year, it’s important to take care of your hair and Cassandra Taylor, the Development Manager from Hair Care Unilever gives us 8 tips for beautiful shine. 1. Oils and ageing hair Ageing hair lacks lipids, which results in dryness. Apply an oil treatment weekly to help replenish lipids. 2.Smart cleaning Focus on the application of shampoo onto the roots of your hair, which is the oiliest