Do you know that pearls are the eldest known gems? Unlike other precious stones, pearls are organic; they are derived from living creatures (oysters). They are created by nature without human intervention. They've held their position in religious books, traditions, and astrology.
Do you feel at times that you need to shut down, to take a break, to check out? It is not a bad thing. We can't keep on going 24/7. We are not built that way. Our bodies need to go on sleep mode to get replenished and energized.
There is something magical and romantic about ballerina skirts. They create movement and interest no matter how you wear them. Whether you choose to dress them down or dress them up they add playfulness. The trick is to find the right fit for you.
Going through my accessories for some de-cluttering I found this belt I purchased a few years back and didn't get to wear. The buckle is so big that it took over every outfit I tried to pair it with. It is so beautiful though and I don't feel I am ready to part with it yet.
You have all your cute summer outfits, but it's too cold to wear them. It's still August and if you are a Michigander you know how we want to enjoy our summers till the last minute before winter hits.
In as much as I love clothes and makeup, I need to take a break. I admire those who do not leave their homes without makeup and they always look put together, but I can never do that. I feel my skin need to breath, and my body to unwind.
"Less is more." Plain is not necessarily boring. Certain things are beautiful on their own. If you try to add to them you only take away from their gracefulness. A piece of art for example looks more valuable when it's showcased as the one and only focal point in a space.
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Leather is no longer restricted to the colder months. You don't have to be a motorcyclist to wear leather year round. Fashionistas have broken this rule long time ago. We've seen an evidence to that in a lot of 2015 fashion weeks.
When in doubt, I go for the blues. They remind me of my favorite vacation spot; the beach. The different colors of the ocean ranging from dark navy to clear turquoise to the white foam hitting the shores have always fascinated me. There is some sort of a serene liveliness associated with the waves and the water.