Fashion & Beauty · Travel

Metropolitan Museum of Art: Fashion Exhibition

Back in May, The Metropolitan Museum of Art hosted its annual Met Gala. The Met Gala celebrated the grand opening of the Metropolitan Museum’s new exhibition: Manus X Macchina: Fashion in an Age of Technology. It displays over 100 haute couture pieces from various designers and various seasons. The exhibition explores the distinction between handmade and machine-made couture, exemplifying how machine-made couture can… Continue reading Metropolitan Museum of Art: Fashion Exhibition

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Brownstones and Bright Heels

The architecture in Manhattan really impressed me. I noticed that the building designs range by neighbourhood, and each neighbourhood holds its own special charm and character. For the week that I was in New York, I was staying close to Grand Central Terminal, where the surrounding streets looked something like this: Walking past the beautiful brownstones, I felt as though I was on… Continue reading Brownstones and Bright Heels

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One Bow, Five Ways

I recently discovered BobbiBows, a Chicago-based brand that specializes in the cutest hair and lifestyle accessories (specifically headbands, bows, and scarves)! Since I am a big fan of hair accessories such as hairbands and hair ties, this company really stood out to me. Their products are sourced and handmade in Chicago, using beautifully patterned fabrics from local Chicago businesses.… Continue reading One Bow, Five Ways

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The Perfect (Parisian) Spring Jacket

As you may already know, I am highly inspired by French art, culture, and fashion. So whenever I see something that reminds me of Parisian fashion (or anything French, really) I of course have to buy it. When I found this Pink Tartan jacket, I knew it was meant to be. The off-white colour, the large buttons, and… Continue reading The Perfect (Parisian) Spring Jacket