• Zaful swim wrap kimono outfit, Billabong Love Myself Bralette Bikini Top, Aldo Cocia Necklace, CNDirect distressed denim shorts, Uniqlo UV straw hat, Melissa Hotness Platform Sandals.
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    Zaful’s 4th Anniversary: Pool Mood

    I confess, I’d been putting the blog at the back burner with the move and everything over the past months. But I’m happy to say that I’m finally in a better place now! So when Zaful reached out about a collab for Zaful’s 4th Anniversary, I took it as a catalyst to pick up the pace for this vanity hobby of mine – especially with how previous collabs showed how well their collection gels with my life at the equator. This time, I picked out two summer tops and even got to tack on an extra floral lace choker thanks to the anniversary-exclusive promo code. Score! From now to 25 June…

  • OOTD: Pomelo Fashion orange blouse, Espirit denim jeans, RAWROW convertible satchel, OWNDAYS glasses.
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    Same Old Brand New Wall

    I mixed some nice clothing combinations last week, and so ‘outfit of the day’ photos had to be taken at the plain white wall right outside my door. This was done in the morning, with light streaming in from my right. Natural light is the best! Perhaps it’ll be motivation for me to wake up earlier in the mornings to take outfit photos before heading to work… once I get the house settled, that is: Wearing Pomelo blouse, Esprit denim jeans, RAWROW bag, Owndays glasses, Kurt Geiger shoes. Orange and blue make such a striking complementary pairing! I liked how the top brought out the smart in ‘smart casual’, as well…

  • The Expanse cosplay Julie Mao & Joe Miller (#TheExpanseCosplayWeek)
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    The Expanse Cosplay: In Another Life

    #TheExpanseCosplayWeek happened, so I dragged Ottie into our first foray into cosplay. We adore The Expanse and thought that it would be cool to delurk and contribute to one of the massively underrated shows here, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t mention that a motivating factor was how we thought – erroneously – that these two characters were pretty easy to start off with. Actually, Ottie had a fine time not needing to do anything other than pick items from his wardrobe to be Joe Miller. Meanwhile I had to break out a dusty sewing kit in order to hone a cute little callous on the side of my…