First Job: Financial Management

Happy hump day chicsters! Before quitting my job at the end of last year, I realised that I had been working for a full 2 years. Here I was, a 27 year old big city girl with a very demanding yet financially rewarding job. What I did not realise then, was that I had subconsciously…

NYFW: Looks for Autumn

Happy Friday chicsters! I cannot believe that February is almost over. I feel like it just started! I hope that you all had a great week (Valentine’s Day included) and looking forward to the weekend. I am mentally exhausted, data analysis and writing up has been merrily killing me. In between all the academic work,…

The Fall Kit

Happy Sunday chicsters! Today the mother city (Cape Town) blessed us with Fall and Wintery weather (my favourite seasons) after a scorching 2 day heatwave. Having lived in Cape Town for 7 years now, I have learned that February is the actual Summer season. December and January are hot but it is quite windy so…

DIY: Fringe Denim

Happy Saturday chicsters! I hope that you are all enjoying the last days of Summer. As you all know, I am no longer working and have returned to studying as a PhD student. So that means, no more shopping sprees and that I have to be creative with my wardrobe. So having learned the harsh…

5 lessons after we said ‘I Do’

So we said I do! What now? My husband and I got married on the 21st and 22nd May 2016. The 21st was a Traditional Wedding where I was given a new family name and bridal attire as a sign of respect for my in laws as well as my new life from my family….

Wish list: Leather Pants

Hi chicsters! So I have been warming up to something I never in a million years thought I would ever own- leather jeans/pants. My older sister bought a pair of shorts and pants about 3 years ago and I thought those were the ugliest things ever. However, fast forward to January 2017 and I am…