I've moved on...
...to a different domain. Why, what were you thinking? The truth is, I just woke up one day and decided it's time for a change—a metamorphosis, if you will; or, in layman's terms, if Britney can shave her head, then maybe so can I? Nevertheless, it's been a rather handsome 10 years of talking to you, and thank you for putting up with all my moodswings and terrible dad jokes. Fear not! The hormonal imbalance and jokes are more terrible on CUBICLE, see you there.


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Bracelet – Swarovski ‘Interval’


Coat – Anywho x Brics. Leather trousers – Hoss Intropia. Sneakers – New Balance 574. Bangle- Swarovski ‘Interval’. Rings – ASOS. Bag – Couronne. Cashmere sweater – Boden. Scarf – Acne Canada scarf

Just a quickie before I head out for a day of chores, or as I’d like to say, excuse to drink five hazelnut lattes and stumble home feeling like a cow/squirrel by the end of the day. I’m hoping to finish my Christmas shopping this week so that I’m not forever remembered as that girl that keeps getting into rumbles with desperate middle-aged men in aisle 5 for the last tree-shaped candle. Although, I do usually look forward to February 13th because that rumble is usually for the last heart-shaped chocolate with desperate 20-somethings and seeing how I’m married that’s the most action I get in months. Oh I’m kidding. Sob.

Also, do check out a wee guest post I did for Wink, a blog by Nathalie Colin, the Creative Director of Swarovski, on matching jewellery with belt. Here’s a preview…:


Look 1: Belt by JinYoo103684, Earrings: Swarovski ‘Tody’
Look 2: Belt – ASOS. Necklace – Swarovski ‘Nice’.
Look 3: Scarf – Acne ‘Canada’. Bangle – Swarovski ‘Interval’. Belt – Next. Rings – ASOS. Bracelets – Bouton.

Outfit photos thanks to the help of Ellen!

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  1. SO chic! love it



  2. Zu

    oh.. I’m impressed ! I haven’t even started with my Christmas shopping … will have to join that those desperate middle-aged men in aisle 5 – again.

    also – how did you get that beautiful ‘wavy long bob’ look? I just cut my hair short(ish) as well and keep trying different products to make it more wavy and add some texture but haven’t succeeded much yet … would be super grateful for a little advice!

    Thank you!

    Zu. x

  3. Ooh in that case I’ll come by with some popcorn to watch! It’s well fun, I always found.

    As for hair, thank you! I actually got it permed (digital perm) when I got mine cut, so it’s been wavy like this since then, but I lose a bit I just use a curler! I’m not much a hair guru though ;)

  4. Zu

    I’m (definitely) not a hair guru myself and actually deeply hate the idea of spending more than 5 min on my hair so the perm sounds just perfect… clever solution for a lazy bum like me (why can’t one just wake up and look gorgeous? like every day?)

    Do you have one hairdresser you usually go to ? Or are you an adventurous type and try a different one every time? :)

    ooh yes, you should join for sure – there is a lot of that evil eye thing going on.. and some fighting over things like that last book you thought would be a perfect present for your dad (maybe it’s just me – but dads are the worst to buy presents for… another pair of socks ? or a tie he’s never gonna wear?)

  5. Oh my goodness me too, I didn’t know the significance of dry shampoo until about yesterday. The perm is good though, these days I go to sleep with semi wet hair and find that my pillow does pretty good styling overnight. I know it’s meant to be bad for you or whatever but I have a silk pillowcase (totes cheap, considering) so I like to believe it’s all fine. It’s great cuz you wake up with quite a strong, yet natural curl!

    I do go to one place, only because digital perm isn’t yet popular in the West and this Korean place in Warren St does it really well – this place here!

    As for gifts for dad – I had SO MUCH trouble finding something this year too, and the gift guides are usually quite useless – toys toys toys gadgets… my father doesn’t even know how to turn the computer on, let alone fiddle with some handsfree, cord-free speaker :S We did opt for things that might make for a merry time-making though, like a box-set of Die Hard! Sometimes it’s so easy it’s so difficult…

  6. It’s not even december and you’re almost done with the christmas presents? Well done!
    I love your coat, and it is beautiful with this leather pants!


  7. You look great. So easy and warm. And you’re right, doing christmas shopping now is better than going crazy when it’s close.

  8. Love this comfy and cozy outfit, you look great.


  9. I’m buying New Balance!!!And finally not another pink coat!

  10. Your outfit is so lovely! Effortless but very chic & perfect.

    I had the same intentions this year, to have all my Christmas shopping done by the end of November- first week of December but it seems impossible to follow the plans now… I might end up doing urgent shopping with the mad masses and large queues. :(

  11. You sure are stylin’ in those sneakers! & thanks for reminding me that I’ve failed at my early Christmas shopping this week.

    The Fashann Monster

  12. Loving your coat and scarf!


  13. Looking lovely Shini! I have the same trainers – literally the comfiest shoes everrrr. Hair is looking awesome, I want mine digitally permed again now, except when I had mine done, they were more princessy-ringletty. Much prefer yours!

  14. Amazing look!Makes me want jump into comfortable clothes and flats NOW!!!

  15. Why are you so stinking cute?! I want to pinch your cheeks. Also, I LOVE that coat. #gimmegimme


  16. love what you were wearing x

  17. Love NB!… first I am seeing them in this color! very nice.


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  19. I love this look !

  20. I love this look!!!!

  21. The pastel blue coat is so beautiful Shini! And that arm swag is to die for! #WANT Btw, I’m now based in NYC, will you be coming to NYFW this season? Let’s meet up if you do!

    xx The Provoker

  22. Nathan you’ve moved to NYC!? WHEN?! WHY!? are you done with school?

  23. I am hoping to get all my Christmas shopping done this weekend even if it means I have to fend myself from getting trampled by crowds on Black Friday.
    This outfit looks so comfy especially your coat and scarf!

  24. That coat looks like giant marshmallowy goodness, love the shoes too.

    xo Camilla

    Into The Fold

  25. Love the pastels and layering!

    Micah xx


  26. I haven’t started with Christmas shopping either! Best not to think about these things and then just be spontaneous….ha!

  27. So Cute, love your pale blue coat with the purple trainers and your hair is amazing

  28. Very much digging your outfit Shini, that’s well getting pinned.

    Buckets & Spades

  29. amazing coat!


  30. I’m obsessed with this coat!!!! and the sneakers. so good.

  31. Love your scarf!


  32. Your pale blue coat looks beautiful with a beige shawl.

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  34. OMG amazing outfit!

  35. Oooh i love your scarf!! XX

  36. Your coat is gorg. Love the new balance

  37. I love those sneakers! I see they’re mens though so I’m not sure what size to get. How did the size conversion work out for you?

  38. Hmmm why don’t you try this link actually! Not too sure how it’d work with men’s although, it does seem Bloomingdales doesn’t have smaller sizes that might be appropriate for women anyway!

  39. that coat sound sooo comfy!

  40. what a gorgeous easy yet sophisticated outfit/look! you are going to be pinterested on my pinterest board (yikes, that sounds creepy~~ it was meant to be a compliment!)

  41. I don’t know how you make sneakers look so elegant! I’m still yet to find the perfect sneakers that goes with vintage clothes (do they even exist?!) but please please if you see one that you think might work let me know Shini!

    PS. Disappointed that I have yet to see your Bound 4 video :p

  42. I’m still shopping for a globe. None smells like Kanye so far…

  43. unni look so snuggly omg. coveting that style rn! xx

  44. ollyvia laura

    love reading your blog, It’s very refreshing and genuine and I really appreciate that :)


  45. are you in the neighborhood of St. John bread and wine?

  46. Ehm I must’ve been, that was Commercial Street so yes!

  47. the perfect combination! Elegant and classic, lovely ensemble

    http://www.ananasa.com- Home For Handmade

  48. Love your coat!


  49. Love your style!
    You look so effortlessly cool. Those Nike trainers and the oversized coat are amazing.

    { Teffys Perks Blog } X

  50. Gallina

    Your handbag is fab! http://www.lavenue.com/

  51. Perfect and chic, love that coat.
    Me too, I intend to do all my Christmas shopping by the end of November, but I think that is not going to be possible as I just got half of them. I´ve been lazy this week.
    I´ll try to have them all at least by the first week of December.

  52. I couldn’t be anymore in love with this look! I adore how well the colors mesh together.

    x milkblackteablog.blogspot.com x

  53. Your so organised finishing Christmas shopping! I’ve not even started!!

  54. Lovely post.

  55. what a lovely coat! love the casual vibe (:


  56. your coat looks like heaven on a cold windy day :)

  57. You’re perfect Shini, I love your coat!
    Mafalda ❤

  58. J’adore this look ^^

  59. Nice photos once again! Love a christmas coffee!


  60. wow, this look suits u perfectly!!! it looks so faboulous ♥

  61. looove that coat! Wouldnt personally wear it, but its beautiful still!

    Hayley xx

  62. Huge fan of your’e blog. Now it’s a daily stop.

  63. Hello! You’re so cute and adorable! and P.S I <3 your blog!

  64. I love this look, so casual and pretty, you are perfect ! <3

  65. This outfit. So good. Seriously. I love the colour coat with the maroon New Balance’s.


  66. Shini, your hair is fabulous!

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  71. Love how you paired your outfit with a pair of cute sneakers!