Self-portrait Archive

HOW I HUE

A recap of my recent candy colored outfits.  Particularly fond of lilac hues these days it would seem. Bow dress: Melissa Bui Shoes: Pierre Hardy Hat: Etsy Necklace:
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BLUE HUES

Few days ago, I came across some beautiful yet ominous words: “At some point in every woman’s life she will inevitably experience an inexplicable sadness, a sort of
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FRANCESCA NOLITA

They are the names of my necklace/headpiece and pompom wristlet respectively. And there’s more to the name Nolita than I thought: it stands for “North of Little Italy”,
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THE RED SHOES

Aquazzura has successfully made lace up shoes one of the most iconic contemporary essentials. This pair I’m wearing is aptly named “Allure”.   Apart from being oh so
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CEREAL KILLER

Calling a color by its real name is so dull that nobody is doing it anymore. Some colors are so beautiful they deserve names that can inspire imagination,
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INTO THE BLUE

It feels good to be mildly obsessed with something, although there is a risk that my affection for the brand Self-Portrait may be elevated to addiction. Dress: Self-Portrait
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PROMISE

It’s time to talk about the elephant in the room – the new layout of my blog. I have received positive feedback from some of you and I
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GUIPURE

Fashion has taught me many things. For example, where else would I have learned of the word “Guipure”? If you already knew that it means the kind of
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SELF-PORTRAIT

If you googled “Self-Portrait” two years ago, chances are the paintings by Vincent van Gogh would pop up.  Now, occupying the first page of the search results is
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