Archive for: polka dots

October 9, 2017

Velvet mules and Oaxacan dress

You might wonder how many pairs of pink shoes somebody needs when you go through my posts. But it was impossible not to fall in love with these velvet mules instantly! And I know that I didn’t need them but just look at them. They are so cute! You may have noticed that mules are on […]

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 […]