Being Asked The Question ‘Where Are You From?’

Curiosity is often one of the main reasons one asks about a person’s ethnicity. ‘Where are you from?’ is one of the most common questions that many cultural minorities are asked. When I was younger, I would always respond with ‘I’m from Auckland.’ As I got older, I began to respond with ‘I’m from New … More Being Asked The Question ‘Where Are You From?’

New Zealand Ethical Fashion: Maggie Marilyn

Maggie Marilyn is a New Zealand based contemporary fashion brand that launched in September 2016. Maggie designs pieces that are not only effortless and beautiful but are considerate of being an ethical and environmentally conscious brand in the fashion industry. The brand works with local manufacturers, and skilled craftsman that make up the small and innovative … More New Zealand Ethical Fashion: Maggie Marilyn

Kento Store And Exciting Giveaway! (NZ Only)

The earrings pictured below are a pair of lovely deep red Anthuriums handmade by Kaia. They are a custom design, and are so beautiful. Kaia is the creative soul behind Kento Store, and she creates earrings with pops of colours and different prints. In the Story section: KENTO was created for earring enthusiasts, colour collectors, and people … More Kento Store And Exciting Giveaway! (NZ Only)

The Surface Doesn’t Always Reflect What’s Within

I’ve wanted to write this article ever since hearing about Kate Spade’s passing, and wasn’t sure how to put it clearly in words. There is so much online negativity and online bullying that I wonder, is this a reflection of how many people feel inside? I remember talking to someone several days ago, and we … More The Surface Doesn’t Always Reflect What’s Within

The Fashion Bloggers Thoughts On Instagram

I had the privilege of interviewing several fashion bloggers over the past few weeks for a university assignment. However, for anonymity I won’t mention any names here. There were several questions in regards to Instagram, and it made me think about how everything requires balance. I appreciate all these beautiful women for sharing their experiences … More The Fashion Bloggers Thoughts On Instagram

Discover These Fashion Magazines From Taiwan

Vogue Taiwan   Vogue is known as the ‘Fashion Bible’ in the fashion industry.  Since the first VOGUE was published in the United States in 1892, it has a long history and is widely read internationally. Featuring the latest news on fashion, beauty, lifestyle, celebrity, entertainment, culture and style. Marie Claire Taiwan   Marie Claire … More Discover These Fashion Magazines From Taiwan

How To Buy Less And Support Ethical Fashion

We live in a consumer society where the media and advertising industry is telling us that we lack something in our lives, which can only be fulfilled through purchasing a product. In the Fashion Industry, fast fashion is constantly encouraging consumers to buy clothes they don’t necessarily need. I’ve previously written about minimalism, because I … More How To Buy Less And Support Ethical Fashion