What I Wore Today

It's been a long time since I posted anything remotely about what I wore during the day-to-day course of my life. Was lucky enough to harass someone to take a shot of my get-up for the day, so here it is: The skirt was given by the loud ajumma at the office, while I was … Continue reading What I Wore Today

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My favorite things…!

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things Cream colored ponies and crisp apple streudels Doorbells and sleigh bells and schnitzel with noodles Wild geese that fly with the moon on their wings These … Continue reading My favorite things…!

Harajuku: colored hair, the ganguro, out-of-this world fashion…and now, LED neon lights for the teeth

Before, this is what you can usually expect from Harajuku: The hairstyle: The ganguro - (translated as black face) is an alternative fashion trend common among Japanese girls made distinct by their overly-tanned skin, blonde or orange hair and white eye make-up. To get the ganguro effect, girls apply dark brown foundation to the face, … Continue reading Harajuku: colored hair, the ganguro, out-of-this world fashion…and now, LED neon lights for the teeth

If you’re gonna go into battle, wear something wicked!

After almost a week of sulking and being annoyed by things I can never change, I decided to throw the towel and just let it be. I mean, obviously I would need to keep the job since it's something that I seriously love doing and the company where I work is top-notch and one of … Continue reading If you’re gonna go into battle, wear something wicked!

I-sa, Dala-wa, Tat-lo….let’s rock!

What's your favorite childhood Sunday morning routine? Mine was rushing to my maternal grandma's place and flipping through her Weekend Magazine to look for Larry Alcala on his Slice Of Life cartoon. "Slice of Life" is Larry Alcala's (1926-2002) best known cartoon and has accompanied the kids of my generation during idle Sunday mornings. More … Continue reading I-sa, Dala-wa, Tat-lo….let’s rock!

Stylista

Today is The Hubby's birthday (Happeeeebirthday, Sweetie!) but he allowed me to go out--even for a while for this photo shoot I agreed to do for friend in the office. He gladly took up on my offer for a styling job for his personal photo shoot, and since he knows how I am so obsessed … Continue reading Stylista