Author: Rasika Mahabal

Photographs

Photographs

  I take photos in the area around where I live using a timer and tripod. Professionally taken and edited pictures can make the outfits look better than how they actually look. I do not want to fool the readers. The photos on this blog will always remain as simple […]

Have you seen…?

Have you seen…?

  Have seen these 2 type of Indian women? Wearing gold bangles, anklets, earrings, necklaces, toe rings, rings, nose ring, bindi – along with flip flops, formal skirt and formal shirt? – There is nothing wrong with wearing Salwar Kamiz or a Saree (even if you live outside India) than […]

Core color

Core color

  One may end up with nothing to wear because they might have limited themselves to wearing an item just one way (this may happen if we buy head to toe looks). If everything flows from one piece to the next then we are left with many more potential combinations and […]

The Stripes Trick

The Stripes Trick

  Denim: American Eagle Top: Banana Republic Sandals: Tommy Hilfiger   Here is a quick trick to stripes  (or rather an optical illusion): Vertical stripes – Make you look look thinner, the closer they are placed the slimmer you will look. Horizontal stripes – Makes you look wider , however […]

what not to Do

what not to Do

  *Opinions expressed in this post are for both genders (wherever applicable) What NOT to do (when it comes to styling) Never sport a muffin top. This is the link to my old post on muffin top.  Showing bra straps or panty lines does NOT look classy. When you wear a low rise jeans […]

Reduce, Recycle and Reuse

Reduce, Recycle and Reuse

  A materialist concentrates on accumulating things and a minimalist thinks of how to get rid of things, ultimately both are focusing thoughts on stuff. We accumulate stuff and then think of ways to purge it out of life (this is the First World Phenomena). Owning more than what we […]

Few Things

Few Things

  I really do not like to shop much but I also get bored with the same set of clothes very quickly and so I try to wear different combinations. Mix and match turns out to be fun and I end up not shopping at all for long duration – the longest I […]