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  1. Best Halloween Outfit For 2019

    September 20, 2019 by barbara

    My favorite Halloween outfits from DressLily!

    Gothic Rivet Cutout Cat Ear Hoodie if you want to be a Cat Woman!

    Release your inner Gothic Queen with this outfit!

    #Halloween #dresslily @dresslily

    Shop here with code DLKOL25C (25% OFF for orders over $30)!

  2. Hair Accessory Trend That Are About To Blow Up

    September 18, 2019 by barbara

    Hair accessory trends certainly change fast. The pearl clip had its moment for almost a year now but looks like the tide may finally be turning to welcome some new style into the world of hair decorations. Now that you have surveyed your closet and made the appropriate fall update, it’s time to do the same with the hair accessories that will lend a hand in bringing those looks to life.

    Below are the pieces we have been seeing all over Instagram. From ’90s-inspired headbands and clips to a colorful moment, check out the next wave of hair accessories and shop them soon.

    Jumbo Headbands

    Headbands have come a long way and now they are big, embellished, and come in tons of textures, colors, and prints. We expect these oversize crowns to stick around for a while.

    Thick Hairband from Amazon

    Minimal Pins

    Whether you need to fasten a loose fringe, or simply add a subtle adornment to your hair, metal pins are an excellent option. Their negative space effect adds an interesting element to any hairstyle.

    Margot Hairpin from UrbanOutffiters

    Rainbow-Bright Barrettes

    We have been seeing celebrities like Halsey and Cardi B with spiral of colorful clips.  There is nothing like a boost of chromatic colors this Fall.

    Available at Madewell

  3. Target 20th Anniversary Collection

    September 14, 2019 by barbara

    Target is celebrating its 20th Anniversary by launching a collection with designers such as Isaac Mizrahi, Marimekko and more. Other amazing brands include Misoni, Phillip Lim, Anna Sui and Michael Graves.  Its 20th Anniversary sales pieces are selling like hotcakes.  Here are some of my favorites.  Get them while you can.

    Philip Lim’s collection includes accessories such as bags and clothing for men and women.

    Missoni has home goods, luggage, accessories and clothing.

    Rodarte has a collection of dresses, skirts and shirts.

    There are 12 items in the Jason Wu for Target Anniversary Collection including clothes and accessories.

  4. Adorn Yourself In Black Hills Gold

    September 10, 2019 by barbara

    Sometimes, when it comes to shopping for jewelry, it can be hard to find just the right thing. There are so many options that it can sometimes feel overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to feel that way. Whether you’re looking for a gift for a loved one that is authentic and elegant, or simply looking to treat yourself, Black Hills gold earrings could be the answer for you.

    What Is Black Hills Gold?

    Black Hills gold is a piece of heirloom jewelry that is often handcrafted. The term “Black Hills gold” does not refer to a type of gold, but rather to a specific style of jewelry that comes from the Black Hills area of South Dakota.

    What Are the Origins of Black Hills Gold?

    Black Hills gold was developed in the Black Hills area of South Dakota in the 1800s. Gold was discovered there around this time, which caused an influx of settlers looking to mine it. Black Hills gold was originally designed by T.S. Butler, who was a local goldsmith. Later on, his grandson F.L. Thorpe started a company manufacturing the jewelry and helped to design many of the elements of Black Hills gold jewelry we are familiar with today.

    What Does Black Hills Gold Look Like?

    Over the years Black Hills gold has come to include more designs than it originally started out with. However, some signature details of a piece of Black Hills gold jewelry include tricolored gold, with the hues pink, green, and yellow being the most common. Some signature designs that you will see often in this kind of jewelry are grapevines, leaves and stems.

    So, whether you’re looking to surprise someone special with a unique gift or are maybe looking to try a new style of jewelry for yourself, Black Hills gold could be the right thing for you.

  5. Best Street Style From Copenhagen Fashion Week 2020

    September 8, 2019 by barbara

    The Copenhagen Fashion Week SS20 took place recently and it has blessed us with a round of dazzling sartorial eye candy.  During this time, Scandinavia’s fashionistas channel what they do best with their fresh color and effortless minimalism. Some of the standout trends to take note of  –  billowing maxi dresses paired with Birkenstocks, tailored blazers worn with biker shorts and sports tops, cardigans as shirts and statement pattern-clashing.  In the accessories category, everyone has chunky gold Cuban chain necklaces, strappy stilettos, and white cat-eye sunglasses.  Here are some fashion inspiration below.


  6. Fall Accessory Trend You Need To Know This Season

    September 6, 2019 by barbara

    Yes, the time has finally come for us to make the shift from summer to fall.  Time to pack away those shorts and sleeveless tees and bring out your sweaters and jackets.  If you cannot live without your accessories, do scroll down to read what are the trending Fall accessories that you need.

    Get ready to see the return of statement jewelry and big bags.  Whether it is a bag strap, belt, or piece of jewelry, if your accessories have a chain on them, you are heading in the right direction.  Layer a chain belt over silk separates or pair a chain choker with a floral dress.


    This season sees a lot of chic headgear which includes everything from headbands to massive feather-adorned toppers to bucket hats.

    If you want to add some punch to your fall wardrobe, go for bold pumps. Shoes in all shades of yellow, pink, green, and more are the finishing touch you never knew your fall look needed.

    Time to say goodbye to those tiny totes and mini shoppers that carry absolutely nothing except a lipstick.  Extra-large handbags are officially the next big thing. So grab everything you need because these bags are holding everything out here.

  7. How To Store Your Earrings

    August 29, 2019 by barbara

    If you love buying earrings, I am sure you would agree with me that buying them is fun but storing them is tough. When you have earrings in different designs like studs, hoops and dangling earrings, they are hard to keep track. Do you always have to rummage through the pile of earrings in a jewelry box to find what you want to wear?  Well, worry no more because you can get these nifty storage boxes to keep your earrings neat and organized.

    This Clear Arcylic Organizer is great for storing our stud and dangling earrings.  You can store and view up to 120 pairs of earrings.  The smooth sliding panels keep earrings dust free and safe.  Its sleek space-saving design looks good on your dresser or vanity or fits easily in a drawer.   Buy the Acrylic Earring Display Storage Box from

    Here is another sensible storage solution hidden in a beautiful design, the Alma jewelry holder features a tall curved bar with five hooks for necklaces and bracelets, a clear acrylic earring holder for neatly storing studs + an attached catch-all at the bottom for rings and other things! Available at Urban Outfitters.

    If you have many hoop earrings, then Emilia Tiered Jewelry Stand from Urban Outfitters is a must-have.

    There are also many earring organizer ideas that you can find online.  So if you feel your creative juices flowing, you can try to DIY your own earring organizers too.  Check out the one below using a photo frame and some twines.

  8. Richard Allen X H&M

    August 22, 2019 by barbara

    H&M is collaborating with eclectic British brand Richard Allan, founded in 1962 and renowned for its innovative scarves in bold designs, abstract patterns and vibrant colors.

    H&M has previously collaborated with Karl designers like Lagerfeld, Balmain and Moschino.  This latest collab offers a new collection of brilliantly modern pieces, featuring Allan’s iconic Sixties prints.

    Some of the statement pieces include cute silk scarves to tie in your hair or around a handbag strap. We are  loving  the paisley blouse.

    Launching in selected stores worldwide, as well as online, from August 22, 2019.

    If you want to add some psychedelic funk to your wardrobe, check them out.

  9. The Only Jewelry Trend You Need This Season

    August 21, 2019 by barbara

    If you are looking for one jewelry trend that would magically give your entire look an overhaul this season, well look no further.  One accessory has risen above the rest, as featured on Instagram and also the recent Bottega Ad Campaign for FW2019.  It is the chunky gold chain which is destined to be all over the fashionistas in New York, London, Milan, and Paris.  The best part is that while there are always the designer versions such as the Bottega Chain Necklace at a whopping $6500, the chunky chain necklace can be found in many brands.

    The Bottega Chain Necklace

    Scroll down for more affordable chunky chain necklace if you want to get yourself one.

    H&M $10

    Mango Double Link Necklace $59

    Rolo Chain Necklace from Forever 21

    Layered Curb Chain Necklace from Forever 21

    Chunky chain necklaces are usually on the shorter side and look great with open necklines or turtleneck or even over a button-down shirt. There is no limit to how much you can layer in one outfit.

    images via whowhatwear / brand website

  10. Retro Fashion Trend For Fall 2019

    August 20, 2019 by barbara

    Fashion trends are always changing.  New styles are constantly emerging and lately, there has been a revival of fashion in the past such flared denim, crop tops, and ruffles.  They were popular decades ago and the good news is that it is now they are making their way back onto the fashion racks.  This is why you should never throw or give away your favorite pieces. If they fit and flatter you but have gone out of style, just store them away in a box in the back of your closet for a few years, and they just might make a style comeback.

    If you are into vintage styles, then you must check out, an online vintage clothing store with a huge selection of retro-inspired dresses that includes everything from gorgeous floral chiffon gowns straight out of “Mad Men” garden parties to retro Hollywood starlet inspired swimsuits to black wiggle dresses with applique details that Audrey Hepburn herself would fawn over.    Their range also includes pin-up styles, vintage 1920s reproduction fashions, and stunning retro swimsuits.  Zapaka offers premium quality material with strict quality control during the production stages.

    For beginners to this trend, then the best way is to start small.  Try on a mini dress in a fit-and-flare silhouette.  This classic style has returned in all its vintage glory and is in vogue again.

    Another classic style is the polka-dot swing dress which is a prim lady’s style staple in the 1950s. Not much has changed these days as modern-day gals are still rocking this classic piece by giving it an updating look with current accents like a fun felt beret and accessories.

    You can also wear eye-catchy retro accessories such as scarves, gloves, hats, jewelry, and sunglasses.

    You will be spoilt for choices at Zapaka.  They have everything a vintage fan can dream of.  Zapaka is available for women to check out at   Customers in the United Kingdom can also check out its site at   Zapaka offers the convenience of online shopping with the best customer personal care.

    You can watch a video of Zapaka Vintage Polka Dots Party Dresses below :-

    Here is a piece of good news for those who are interested in updating your wardrobe with some vintage dresses and accessories.  You can use the discount code : BLOG10 to get 10% off your entire order.  So what are you waiting for?  Hurry and check out Zapaka now and grab some good deals.