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  1. Pleats Please

    January 17, 2017 by barbara

    Skirts are indeed the epitome of femininity.  The stylish pleat skirts were on the runways during Fall 2016 collection. Whether it is midi, knee-length or long, it is an indisputable must-have.  Pleated skirts are perfect in an office look or a night out.  Many women chose to wear long pants during the winter months and skirts are not a very popular choice.  I find it extremely stylish to wear a knee-length pleat skirt with a leather jacket and knee high boots. What do you think?



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  2. Black Necklaces On Black Outfits

    January 13, 2017 by barbara

    Have you ever tried matching black necklaces with your black outfit, whether it is a top or a dress?  I have seen women with black choker necklaces and black top.  They look great.  I think it is because we get to see the neckline which separates the necklace from the clothes.  What about a black statement necklace with a black top?  What are your thoughts on this?



  3. Golden Globes Award 2017 Best Dressed

    January 10, 2017 by barbara

    Did you watch the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards? I love that Jimmy Fallon was the host this year.  It is his first time hosting this star-studded spectacular and he is so funny.  Did your favorite actors and actresses win? I always look forward to the red carpet event because it is where the stars are dressed in head-turning outfits.  Here are some of my favorites :-


    Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Edition by Georges Chakra and Chopard jewelry


    Gina Rodriguez in a Naeem Khan dress and Chopard jewelry


    Reese Witherspoon in a Custom Atelier Versace dress and Tiffany & Co. jewelry


    Sarah Jessica Parker in a Vera Wang Collection dress.  I like this while ensemble but not the hair.  Is Sarah paying tribute to Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia)?

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  4. Janet Jackson Gives Birth To A Baby Boy

    January 4, 2017 by barbara

    Janet Jackson and her husband, Wissam Al Mana, have just become proud parents to a baby boy.  The 50-year-old popstar gave birth on Tuesday, January 3rd.  According to her rep, Ms. Jackson had a stress free and healthy delivery.  Their new son is named Eissa Al Mana.

    Jackson and Qatari businessman Mr Al Mana  got married quietly in 2012.  She postponed her Unbreakable world tour in April so they could focus on starting a family.


    The heavily pregnant Janet Jackson was seen out shopping. (photos via Ok magazine)


    Janet and her husband, Wissam.

    Congratulations to the happy couple.

  5. Inflatable Party Tents & Bubble Soccer Balls

    December 30, 2016 by barbara

    Do you remember the times when your parties or functions were dampened or even have to end early because of rain? Or the great disappointment of poor turnout because of the rain and all the food has to go to waste? Well, you no longer have to go through those times again. With an inflatable party tent, it doesn’t matter whether it is rain or shine, your party can go on and everyone can have a great time up till the end of the party.


    What is an inflatable party tent? Inflatable party tent is made from thick and durable PVC and is filled with air or gas with a blower. When not in use, it can be deflated and easily stored away without taking much space. It provides good shelter and is portable and movable. It is suitable for swimming pool, waterpark, waterslide, open field or ground. Inflatable tent is very popular for parties, get-togethers, conferences, meetings and outdoor matches or activities.


    Speaking about outdoor matches or activities, there is one fun and crazy game called the Bubble Soccer or the Bubble Football. It is a game of soccer or football using Human Inflatable Bumper Bubble Balls. The players are encased in the inflatable bubbles and they are supposed to try to take possession of the soccer ball. As the players go after the soccer ball, they get bounced off their feet when they bumped into one another. It is hilarious to watch the players trying to get back on their feet. It is a safe game and the players get plenty of exercise.

    For other safe and fun games with inflatable bubble balls or bumper balls, the site to check out is Besides the inflatable balls, this site has many other inflatable products which are safe for children and adults.

  6. The Awkward Time Between Christmas and New Year

    December 28, 2016 by barbara

    So Christmas is over and we are going to say goodbye to 2016 in a few days’ time.  What shall we do during Twixmas?  For your information, Twixmas is not a celebration of the favourite chocolate bar but it is a term that comes from old English phrase called ‘Betwix’.  It means in the middle which is just like the period between after Christmas to New Year.

    What have you been doing this Twixmas?  Visiting friends? Shopping or watching tv all day?


    Have A Merry Twixmas and A Happy 2017!

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  7. Have A Blessed Christmas

    December 24, 2016 by barbara


  8. New Jewelry Trend

    December 23, 2016 by barbara

    Remember the 90’s necklace trend?  Yes, I am talking about the favorite 90’s staple – The Choker.  This simple accessory style is what all girls can’t get enough of and it is now gotten huge again. Many celebrities like Kendal Jenner, Lily-Rose Depp were seen wearing choker necklaces.  The black choker necklace adds an edgy rock star vibe to even the simplest look.   A great addition to any outfit.  These neck pieces come in all shapes and sizes.
     The above are my latest loot from  Double chain long necklace, leather choker and tassel chain pendant.
    I love how versatile this simple Black Leather Choker Long Necklace is.  It can be paired with a collar top or a non-collared top. It can be wrapped around differently for a unique look.
    So what are you waiting for?  Hurry and shop one for yourself to give your style a fashion-forward boost.

  9. How To Choose The Perfect Pair of Jeans

    December 19, 2016 by barbara

    I love wearing jeans as they can hide my flaws. I feel insecure with my belly so it is important that I find the right pair of jeans that will accentuate my best features without drawing attention to my midsection.   Although style experts have cautioned against wearing skinny jeans for those who are looking to hide the stomach, I still find they can hide my tummy well.  Choosing a dark colour skinny jeans and pairing with long blouses that cover the hips will flatter the figure and hide the tummy.

    Here are a few charts from that can help to find the perfect pair of jeans for women with different shapes.






  10. Last Minute Christmas Present For Friends And Loved Ones

    December 13, 2016 by barbara

    Are you still wondering what would be the ideal gift for your loved ones and friends this Christmas? Why not give them the Gift of Health? The Smart n Comfy Half Cylinder Foot Rest is great for reducing pressure on the spine and on the legs when seated for long hours at your desk.  Purchase this amazing gift here.