• black habit ootd: Forever 21 black tunic dress with pockets, Aldo necklace, Mango shopper bag, Melissa black platform sandals, Topshop glitter socks, Firmoo red glasses.

    Creature of Habit

    I originally titled this post “That Nun Dress” before realising how wonderfully punny the current title is. I wanted to write a bit about the thoughtless grind of taking outfit photos for my blog simply for the sake of creating content. Interestingly, the dress featured in these three outfits is what Ottie calls my “nun outfit” – it’s long, black, and I should stop right there because I just found my mind in the gutter. Anyway, I’ve been thinking for a while now about steering this space into something with more intent. Simple outfit photos against a backdrop usually doesn’t compel me to write anything substantial anyway, so what’s the…


    Red White Cat

    Happy National Day Singapore! Here’s a coincidentally-patriotic outfit from a few days ago when Ottie and I went to attend the wedding of one-half of the duo behind The Cake Anthem. My tote bag reads, “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” It’s a quote attributed to Marcel Proust. And that reminds me that his opus, Remembrance of Things Past, is on my ever-expanding to-read list… OTL Cat! It was initially wary of us, but soon warmed up to pettings. Here’s Ottie (This Guy Ah): He could run for office with that all-white outfit he loves so much. 😂 I’m wearing Shein…


    Dreams of Everlasting Gold

    Here’s the second batch of my haul! I’m adorned in gold accessories from my Zalora spree in this beautiful River Island metallic floral headband (not gonna lie, I honestly thought that the headband was going to be constructed out of real metal – which would have been a problem during the stormy season), ALDO necklace, and Topshop roll up glitter socks. Forever 21 makes up the remainder of my outfit in this ultra comfy open back top (which I’m wearing for the first time despite purchasing it five months ago), floral skirt, and gold accent rings. I wonder at what age I should stop shopping at Forever 21 now that I’m…