FASHION/STYLE

MINTY MAXI ‘MODE’

……………. with ‘mode’ being fashion in French 😊. Mint is a beautiful, rich and fresh colour that is somehow cool and warm at the same time; which is why I absolutely love it. This mint maxi skirt is one of my favourites and has saved me from searching for what to wear on, and to various occasions. I love that …

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FASHION/STYLE, STYLE GUIDE, WARDROBE STAPLES

WARDROBE STAPLES: A CO-ORD OUTFIT

Wardrobe staples are simply ‘must-have’ items in your wardrobe. They fall into the category of clothing/accessories that are necessary and practical to easily achieve a fashionable, yet functional wardrobe. In this post, I feature this adorable pair of mustard shorts and blouse co-ord or matching two-piece set, which is actually from one of my since deleted blogposts 😊. Co-ord outfits …

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RULE IN RED!!!

Red has always been one of my favourite colours to wear because it’s bright, bold and beautiful (insert swollen head ‘cos these perfectly describe me too, lol 😊). Anyhue, I really love wearing red because it complements my skin in the most attractive way. Red is definitely a must-have colour in every girl’s wardrobe. The vibrant shade helps you stand …

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BEACH REFLECTIONS, FASHION/STYLE, LIFESTYLE

BEACH REFLECTIONS 3: 3 IMPORTANT LIFE LESSONS THAT I’VE LEARNT DURING LOCKDOWN

In all honesty, I never intended to start a ‘Beach Reflection’ series, yet here I am with a third part. Also, the pictures in this post are another set in my instalment of re-posting deleted posts from my blog. With everyone trying to settle into a new normal with various restrictions being relaxed although the Covid 19 virus is still …

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FASHION/STYLE, STYLE GUIDE

STYLE GUIDE: BOHEMIAN CHIC

Bohemian, or boho fashion is traditionally hippie fashion. However, in modern times, it has developed into a style that is classified as effortless, romantic and fun, especially because it’s perfect for frolicking around the beach and music festivals like Coachella. The overall aesthetic of bohemian chic (or boho chic) is a style that is characterised by easy, loose-fitting and very …

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MONOCHROME MINDED!

Following my decision to re-post deleted posts from my blog, I’m focusing on this monochromatic look in this post. A more detailed explanation of the monochrome trend is up on my blog in a post titled (https://mignolly.com/2020/02/01/that-monochrome-moment/) – if you’re still new to this trend. In this post, I’m wearing a bright orange dress that looks red, depending on the …

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EST. 17: 08: 91

I once uploaded this post on my birthday in 2018, but it got deleted along with my old blog posts. However, thanks to the downtime I have as a result of the lockdown/quarantine, here’s my first re-post 😊. In this post, I’m wearing one of my favourite Topshop dresses of all time (I’ve had it since my uni days). Also, …

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FASHION/STYLE, LIFESTYLE, RESTAURANT REVIEW

LA TAVERNA LAGOS

La Taverna is a lovely Spanish restaurant with a very cosy and intimate vibe. It perfectly embodies an atmosphere that encourages human interaction in the most traditional and simplest way; actually communicating with those in front of you, like we did before the excessive social media era 😊. The ambience of the restaurant of course captures a Spanish cultural vibe …

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WORK WEAR, WITH A HINT OF SEXY!

Flowing from my ‘Corporate Chic’ post, incorporating a fun twist to dressing corporate prevents you from getting bored with your wardrobe. In this post, I simply styled a collared top underneath a bodycon dress and voila, the outfit instantly becomes more corporate, whilst still retaining that sexy body con element. It’s a neat trick I’ve pulled for years when wearing …

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CORPORATE CHIC

A corporate chic outfit is an outfit that is corporate, but leans more towards being stylish, rather than being business conservative. I’m not entirely a fan of conservative business outfits because they can become monotonous and tedious very quickly, especially because of all the strict rules you need to adhere to (which should be broken, but that’s for another post). …

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