Speaking of Confidence…

Confidence is a virtue, an enviable trait possessed by many, but manifested by few. It’s a matter of perception, and self esteem. What might appear as confidence to someone might appear as cockiness to another. There’s no clear way to distinguish them, but obviously one is more valuable than the other. What is obvious is that …

What is beauty?

Beauty is more than impeccably contoured cheekbones. More than a slim nose, or perfectly shaped lips. It’s not just an elegant waist or flawlessly proportioned legs. Beauty is not just a body and a face. Beauty is not a superficial virtue that only a fraction of the population can possess. It’s courage, strength, determination, intelligence, and so much more. …

Infinite grayscale

Gray is a color that exudes sophistication and formality. That is why it should come as no surprise that this color dominated winter 15/16 both on and off the runway. Monochrome gray outfits, or groutfits have been all the rage this past winter. Personally, I find them very chic, even though I have not experimented with them as …

Forest fantasies | Plaid realities

Each fallen leaf, every whistling wind. All the beauty of the forest, and all the mystery it hides within. Adventures, secrets; moments of delight. It’s a place that never seizes to amaze the wanderer in me and instantly calm my incessant wanderlust. When I walk across winding trails and step over the crackling twigs; inhaling the crisp, …

Muted grays & sunlit days

Fall and winter weather doesn’t disturb me for the most part, but it’s really the lack of sun that puts me  in a deplorable mood. So, on the rare days of these colder seasons when the sun comes out, I’m inspired to be more productive and creative. On this particular day, when the streets were …