Archive for: polka dots

August 25, 2017

Pom pom rope sandals and embroidered dress

Just when you think you have seen enough shoes from me, here I go again! A few posts back,  I showed you a beautiful pair of pink heeled peep toe shoes. Well they weren’t the only pair I bought that day I visited Bimba y Lola (oops!)… This pair of blue pom pom rope sandals was […]

March 13, 2017

Biker and sequins

Everyone knows that you can’t have enough black dresses in your closet. They are a classic that never goes out of style, they can be combined with anything and are appropriate for any occasion. Of course the idea is to have a variety of styles so that you have different options and be able to […]

February 15, 2017

Sequins and tassels

Sequins are the sort of embellishment that people usually use after the sun goes down and on formal occasions. However as unconventional as I am, the moment I saw this fabric I knew I wanted to have something made out of it and of course it wouldn’t be a long skirt. So I thought a […]

January 9, 2017

Fuchsia and polka dots

I  have been in Monterrey for 4 years now and I am lucky to be part of a work team that has embraced me and we have created a special bond. Since I started working here I have collaborated closely with Alberto and this has led to as becoming friends. So my thoughtful friend gave […]

December 27, 2016

Shopping in Oaxaca

In October 2015 I travelled to Oaxaca with a group of my students and a colleague on a study trip. A friend of my colleague’s who is local and helped us out with the organisation of everything one day took us to meet Mariana. Mariana is a woman from a community in Oaxaca that has […]

December 8, 2016

Sparkles and polka dots

We have reached the point that tights are highly recommended in order to avoid freezing your legs and feet off when wearing a dress. The great thing is that in the past years it has become a trend to wear tights with textures, colours and designs so that means you can keep warm and create […]