Author: Rasika Mahabal

Hi! My name is Rasika Mahabal. I was born and brought up in India before moving to Seattle. Thanks for visiting my website, you can find more information about my page in FAQs.
AK Anne Klein
black denim
Denim
purpule top

Girl, Goddess and Audrey

  Top – Jones New York (also worn HERE) Jeans – Abercrombie and Fitch Shoes – AK Anne Klein My new post Girl, Goddess and Audrey is available HERE

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American Eagle
blue sandals
Denim
Loft
pink short
Tommy Hilfiger

April 2016: Book Reviews

  Shorts: American Eagle Top: Loft (also worn HERE) Sandals: Tommy Hilfiger My new post April 2016: Book Reviews is available HERE  

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American Eagle
Black
black top
blue denim
Denim
Gap
Kelly and Katie
olive jacket

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 and natural as my style. […]

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American Eagle
Denim
denim shirt
Jegging
nine west
shirt
Stripes
tjmaxx

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 wearing a funny combination like […]

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American Eagle
Ann Taylor
black shoes
black sweater
Forever 21
red top
white denim

Analyze your closet

  Most of us hold on to things for years thinking we will need it or fit in it later. The truth is most of those kept away items will never be used.  All we need to do is try it on and ask ourselves: Do I remember the last time I wore it? Did I feel […]

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abercrombie and fitch
Ann Taylor
Black
black shoes
Denim
Leather Jacket
leopard print
leopard top
steve madden

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 it is best achieved by […]

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American Eagle
Banana Republic
blue sandals
Denim
DSW
pink
pink denim
sandals
Stripes
Tommy Hilfiger

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 they can be used in […]

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black shoes
black sweater
green skirt
j crew

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 be aware of your top […]

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j crew
lifestride
mint denim
Polka Dots

Equality

  My new post Equality is available HERE Top: J crew Factory Light mint denim: J crew Shoes: LifeStride (non leather)   Other Ways I wore the Polka Dots top –  

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Banana Republic
black boots
black shoes
black tights
blue skirt
Denim
denim skirt
green sweater
j crew
nordstrom rack
Polka Dots
style & co
sweater
tjmaxx
vaneli

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 need is consumerism, I think […]

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