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    Recreating Celebrities Photoshoots | Selena Gomez

    If you are here for some deep blog post with a lot of meaning and inspiration then you got the wrong post, maybe check out my post where I talk about “MY BIG SECRET”    but if you want to look at some really cool pictures of me trying to look like a celebrity, I repeat TRYING, then you’re on the right page. So a while ago I saw a video from the awesome Kelsey Simone on youtube where she recreated Vogue Cover shoots, and I though it was so cool that I tried it myself, instead of doing vogue cover shoots I decided to take a celebrity and choose…

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    I have a secret

    “Real is rare” I have a secret.   Im Guilty, but here I am being honest and open…. guys I do not look like my instagram in real life…I don’t always have flawless makeup and a styled outfit, I don’t always look so perfectly postured and fancy, for those who know me will know, I live in my pyjamas, I’m actually super dorky, clumsy and embarrassing. Now that my big secret is out, let me talk to you about instagram vs reality. Instagram has become such a huge part of our lives that we basically spend 3 to 4 hours a day ( for those of you with the new…

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    Halloween | Makeup Looks 2018

    “Being normal is overrated” Its October! I don’t know about you but Im excited because I love a good excuse to do some crazy makeup looks, so this is what this blog post is all about. The crazy makeup looks aren’t just for halloween but you can do with this information what you want, maybe its your style and a everyday kinda look, or someone might have a themed birthday party or a year end function and you have no idea what look you’re going for. If you are here for the pictures, then I suggest you scroll now.. or keep reading for more information on the three makeup looks…

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    WOMEN’S MONTH #2 | Not just a pretty girl

    Empowered woman, Empower woman I want to thank everyone for entering my women’s month blog post competition, and then congratulation to Sinead Terblanche who won!!! Trying to match a title to the face is more difficult than it seems, we tend to judge by the looks and think, no she can’t be “this” because she’s to “this”. At the end of the day, we are shocked to find out what the titles are behind these ladies, with degrees behind your name or not, being a mom or not, we are all amazing in what we do and we do it with confidence. I decided to ask the ladies to give…

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    Im not just a pretty girl | Women’s Month

    “Empowered Woman, Empower Woman.” This blog post goes out to all my beautiful LADIES! You are amazing, fearfully and wonderfully made. Nothing and no-one can stand in your way of becoming the best version of yourself. May we continue to stand together and be an inspiration to not only other females, but the world. We can do anything we put our mind to, the question isn’t who’s going to let me, its who’s going to stop me? I want to celebrate the woman that inspire me, and I’m telling you now they will inspire you too. In this blog post I have 11 amazing woman, from teachers to lawyers to…

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    Finding the best location to shoot | Tips and Tricks

    “Photography is an art of observation. It has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them” – Eliot Erwitt okay so you just got a new outfit and you want to take a picture and you don’t know where to begin, or maybe you’re just in the mood for a photoshoot and you don’t know where to shoot or what would look good. Keep reading if you want some of my best tips and tricks when I shoot. Over the weekend I went to Cape Town to shoot, and of course I googled “the most insta – worthy places to…

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    Full Glam Makeup | Trust the process

    “I didn’t choose the glam life, the glam life chose me” WWARNING! not suitable for readers who hate makeup If you love makeup and you love this look and want to see my glam process and the products I use? I suggest you keep reading then. Usually when I do clients makeup I get the strange look half way through like what are you doing to my face, even when I do my own makeup and someone walks in half way through my baking process, yes I said baking. I get it, it doesn’t make sense, but its all about the process. Applying makeup is not opening a small little…

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    Why do I Blog | 2018

    “Great things never come from comfort zones” I knew that while I was studying that Instagram was not a big enough platform to show my creative ideas and crazy beauty tips on, and most of the time none of the pictures fit my theme on Instagram. (The struggle is real). I really wanted to find a place where I can share my “black and white closet, and colourful mind”, I knew for a fact it was not going to be youtube, not for now but who knows maybe in the future, I mean “reads quote in blog post” practice what you preach! The past two years has been great and…

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    Winter Editorial | #1

    “Always dress like it’s the best day of your life” So it’s getting cold outside and its time to start talking about winter fashion. Winter fashion is my favourite, I guess thats because I don’t like wearing floral dresses and sandals! As much as we want to stay in bed and wear comfy oversized sweaters we need to brave the cold and dress warm but well and head on out. You may ask me how do I stay warm and fashionable at the same time this winter? I will be sharing with you some winter style tips, this is the first editorial and you will see more coming soon. Style…

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    Fanny Pack | Bring it back or Make it stop

    “Different doesn’t  mean wrong” Should we bring it back or make it stop? you tell me? A Fanny pack or in other words a bum bag is a little pouch worn around the waist, this was a popular trend back in the 1990s, and now its back again. Designer fanny packs from Alexander Wang to Gucci as well as Balenciaga can be seen all over. Runway Street Stylesbyyolandi I say BRING IT BACK! If you have ever judged someone for wearing a fanny pack i guess now is the time to apologise. I absolutely love it, it’s so comfortable to wear and it looks very edgy. I got mine from…