Lo Fang: song of the day

Today’s song is by singer, piano, guitar, cello, violin and bass player Matthew Jordan Hermelein, aka Lo Fang. The merging of R&B, electronic and folk in his oeuvre are out of this world.

Richard Buckley + Tom Ford: Love Lessons

In 2011, I read Tom Ford’s and Richard Buckley’s love stories, in the LOVE ISSUE of Out magazine, and sobbed a little on the London Victoria train.  I’m sharing this  for the beauty of their stories and words of wisdom that can be retained from such revelations. Richard Buckley, Writer: After three and a half…

Tom Ford + Richard Buckley: Love Lessons

In 2011, I read Tom Ford’s and Richard Buckley’s love stories, in the LOVE ISSUE of Out magazine, and sobbed a little on the London Victoria train.  I’m sharing this  for the beauty of their stories and words of wisdom that can be retained from such revelations. Tom Ford, Designer: “You can look at someone…

Jason Silva: Love

Between philosophers’ views, photographs, films, songs, and lengthy letters, this week, I want to share the stories I find most touching that also explore the topic of love. THE HUMAN CONDITION || LOVE LOVE is part of a series of artful vignettes, inspired reflections on various facets of The Human Condition. Music: soundtrack from Amelie…

5 lessons from 2014

Last day of 2014! This time last year I was anxious to embark the 2014 wagon. I was halfway through the most important year of my  degree, juggling between journalism projects, a dissertation (at least 100 books to reference) and a submission of a novella  by the end of June. 2014 had a gloomy start…

Makeup Manual by Bobbi Brown/ Book Session

In Bobbi Brown’s words, this book is: “for everyone from beginner to pro.’ Published in 2008, this book offers lessons from makeup artist Bobbi Brown as she gives tips to  makeup lovers regardless of their knowledge, or lack of, in the beauty department. While she aims to give the reader a thorough understanding and step…

Cool guys + Frenchies/ Style Session #2

Hi friends! My clumsiness got the best of me, and I temporally lost my laptop. Despite many setbacks, this week’s style session will be posted on Tuesday- the latest. I just wanted to drop hints about the muses and style models aka Cool Guys + Frenchies. Accidently, sort of, slightly patriotic but they are cool,…

AW skin care routine/ women

Protecting your skin from extreme weather changes by switching its care regime according to the seasons is highly recommended. As we are now dealing with the cold seasons, here are ten top tips to keep your skin healthy looking and glowing. Before applying any of these products, ensuring that your hands are clean is a…

AW skin care routine/ men

The weather is changing, in no time your skin will be showing less positive signs of those changes too. We have a list of five tips you can adapt to maintain a healthy skin during the cold season. Before we start, it’s worth noting that everyone’s skin type is different. Between dry skin, oily or…