The First Date Lookbook

FIRST DATE LOOKBOOK This is a fun lookbook to celebrate my favourite model Kassandra’s birthday. To be honest- none of these looks or concepts for this lookbook were styled by me (They were all Kassie’s idea) But after looking through these fun headshot pictures we did, I realised these could all be fabulous makeup looks…

BelleBoss Series- Mariette Valsan

Mariette by Yakub Could you give us a little background information about yourself?  My name is  Mariette Valsan. I am a model and a trained actor.I am Indian and was born and raised in India. However, as I was a Navy Kid I had to live in various places across the country.I didn’t really move around…

The difference between the Indian Saree and Kandyan Osari

  In an era of globalisation, our generation looks to commercial, “western” view of fashion.  Traditional outfits are seen as obscure and meant for the past. Sometimes local clothing is synonymous for “tacky” clothing. However it does not have to be.  Different cultures have different types of clothing that should be celebrated and admired not…

Stylenomics Lesson A- THE LBD (Little Black Dress)

One is never over-dressed or under-dressed with a Little Black Dress.” —Karl Lagerfeld Welcome to Lesson A of Stylenomics.If you can’t guess this means style + economics. You must be wondering.. what is the correlation between style and economics? Well back in grade 10 (major throwback here) one of the first lessons I ever learned…