5 Things I Should Have Taken With Me When I Moved Abroad

It will forever amuse me how quickly time goes by and I cannot believe it has been way over a year since I moved to Shanghai for 6 months.  When I think about my time there I always think about the things I wish I had taken with me that would have made my life […]

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Mise À Jour: We Need To Catch Up. A New Job and A Heat Wave

I still remember the beginning of this year like it was yesterday.  2018 is going quicker than any other year I have experienced and I have no idea why it feels like this.  The last Mise À Jour I did was almost a year ago and a lot has happened.  Especially in the last month […]

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Things You Should Know Before Travelling to China (Shanghai)

Although China has the second strongest economy on the planet it only opened up  to the world in the late 70s when Deng Xiaoping enforced an economic reform.  Since then, millions of tourists have been able to visit China and indulge in its vast history and culture.  China has many great experiences to offer but […]

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Lookbook: Essential Winter Pieces

The end of winter is nigh and spring is upon us.  Winter is one of my favourite seasons because I love layering my favourite items with one another, knit jumpers and dark/neutral colours.  So, here are a couple of pieces I wore most this winter.         Cream Knit Jumper  – ZARA Men’s […]

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The Most Fashionable Woman on Master of None: Alessandra Mastronardi

I discovered the Netflix Original Master of None when I was stuck for things to watch on Netflix last year and decided to give it a chance.  I was pleasantly surprised.  For those who don’t know, Master of None is a comedy drama released in November 2015 starring American actor and comedian Aziz Ansari (Dev), actor and comedian Eric […]

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Mise À Jour: Summer Job Struggles, lots of cooking and independent study

The last month and a half has gone a little slow.  Probably because of university and my negative anticipation for the next academic year. Academics| I have been spending a lot of my time immersing myself into Japanese language and culture through some books I have bought and the media.  I’m also still pacing myself through […]

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OOTD Prompt #1: Cinema X Shopping X Lunch

This is the first OOTD prompt I’m doing.  I had chosen to call it prompt because it’ll just be quick snaps before I have to go out, whereas as other OOTD’s will have more detail and simply be called OOTD.  So here is my first OOTD prompt. I wore this outfit to the cinema and […]

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