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MUSINGS: THE OTHER SIDE OF FASHION

Good things about fashion

IS FASHION ALL BAD? Something that really bothers me is the image that surrounds the fashion industry. I’m always a little nervous to say that I like fashion – and that I work in it – when I meet someone who isn’t into fashion. Will they judge me and think I’m superficial? Arrogant? Stuck-up? Will they assume I don’t care about anything deeper than aesthetics?

THE LINGERIE EDIT: #1 THE LACE BALCONETTE

black lace bra

I’ve been searching the internet for a while and I just can’t find the article I’m looking for. I’ve been looking for a guide to building a capsule wardrobe that isn’t either, a.) boring or b.) overly minimalist, and I thought one must exist. But it  seems not, and that is why today I’m revealing a(nother) new series.

BEHIND THE SCENES: BLOGGING (NON-)GOALS

non-goals

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about the type of blog I want A La Jode to be. Having spent the last month or so restructuring, redesigning and redoing everything else that comes with running a blog, I’m finally happy with where it’s at, and wanted to share some thoughts with you in a new type of post I’ll be sharing. 

HOW TO ALWAYS LOOK POLISHED

Model On Catwalk

Some people just never seem to look bad, do they? Their lipstick never fades or smudges, the clothes they wear look effortlessly stylish no matter how simple or extravagant and their hair always falls in just the right way, even when they just stepped in from a battle with the wind and rain. They just have it.

Yves Rocher Eye Makeup

Yves Rocher Eye Makeup

As an almost exclusive user of French skin products, I’ve been familiar with Yves Rocher’s skincare range for a while. Their all-natural, plant-based products are kind to my skin and the day creams and deliciously fruity shower gels have become firm favourites since I first tried them.