LFW: The Scoop

STYLE| TRENDS |INSPO LONDON STREET LOOKS London’s street style is one that encompasses a certain duality to it. The tale of two cities told through Brit fashion displays a very polished and posh look on one end, yet it coexists with this contrasting punk attitude vibe. Using both these drastic themes, I composed my outfits…

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NYFW: STYLE, RUNWAY, TRENDS

STYLE | RUNWAYS | TRENDS MY STYLE I played around with accessories this season and pushed the boundaries. I stepped out of my comfort zone a little for my favorite look, I was rocking a baseball cap with a silk square scarf, and my vintage suit set. The cap gave the vintage look of the…

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DR.MARTENS LOOKBOOK

DR. MARTENS MODEST LOOKBOOK HOW TO ACHIEVE DR.MARTENS WITH MODEST LOOKS I played around with lots of skirts and dresses and pants to push the boundaries of just how curated I can get with my Dr.Martens. I really wanted to prove to myself and everyone out there who love Dr.Martens as much as I do…

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What’s next for VELA?

Coming this FW 18' What’s Next for VELA? While I know many of you are still on summer mode, I am already finalizing my moves for fall! This Fall is all about creating new prints and collaborating with BABBU the painter once again! For those who don't know the previous BABBU collection, check out the…

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COACHELLA 18′

COACHELLA 2018 THE DESERT MOUNTAINS Coachella 2018 didn’t fail me one bit. Maybe it’s the escape of the hot desert air or the fact that the drive up to the desert reminds me of countless family road trips to visit my grandparents, who lived in Palm Springs for over 20 years. I remember driving by…

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FARFECTH

FARFETCH JACQUEMUS La Robe Bolso linen dress Hey guys! Decided it’s been a while since I’ve done a post about multi-styling a piece, so here’s three different ways to wear a classic summer look. A key tip to making a worthwhile purchase is considering if the piece is an investment. I always try to get…

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THAT TIME I HOSTED EID AT SAKS

Buzzing with the excited murmurs of women shopping, standing in line for henna, and trying various beauty products, the third floor of Saks was alive with the anticipation for Eid. As women flocked to our Eid at Saks event to enjoy the modern stylings of our fashion display and the appeal of quaintly wrapped cookies,…

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LA ↠ THE BAY (best eats/places throughout california)

OC Coffee Shops/Desserts: Paderia Bakehouse** Fountain Valley, CA (if its not warm tell them to warm it up!)* Portola Coffee Lab* (the on located in SoCo) 85 Degrees** (sea salt caramel coffee) 7 Leaves Afters The Doughnuterry Kean Coffee (locations in Tustin and Newport Beach)* Almond Haus Philz Coffee The Rolling Creamery Birdie* Scoops n…

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NEUTRAL SOLIDS CAMPAIGN | DIVERSITY IS BEAUTIFUL

VELA has always embraced culture, so incorporating it into this campaign was nothing new, however this time around we decided to embrace it even more through these photos. The Neutral Solids campaign was about embracing each woman for what she defines herself as. In this campaign you’re able to see what that girl is beautiful…

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

Even though my destination to Aussie happened back in 2016, I still recall it to be one of the most memorable vacations I have ever had. Maybe because it was the first big cousin trip to a whole diff continent, I felt like an adult but still lowkey child cause lets face it, when you're…

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LAURA MERCIER VELOUR EXTREME

The Velour Extreme lipsticks by Laura Mercier was one of the first beauty campaigns I have ever been a part of and it has by far set the standards so high for me. I had the opportunity to test their Velour Extreme matte lipsticks two weeks before their official launch and I was amazed by the…

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