This heart patch sweater has been on my mind for almost a year now, so you can imagine my excitement when ChicWish reached out to me for a collaboration
Last year I wrote a blog post about how to style pinafore dresses different ways (It’s linked here). I wanted to do an *updated* look for this year! Sometimes I feel like a little girl wearing this dress, but I decided to challenge myself and give it a city chic vibe. If I could re-do some of the looks I would bring in more colour with the dress rather than the continuous black on black. With that said, I do like matching it with a turtleneck; blouse and a tee.
For this month I wanted to keep it short and sweet (like meeeeee! Hahah). As I continue to struggle to keep up with my healthy habits, I want to change my focus on “doing everything with LOVE”. As I want to start thinking more positively (e.g. “YAY I went to the gym 3 times this” week versus “I went to the gym ONLY 3 times this week, it should’ve been 5”). This way of thinking takes time and effort, as I have to shift the way I talk to myself.
I’m always excited when I come across affordable clothing stores, but I’m also apprehensive. I’ve had bad experiences where the items do not match the pictures and I’ve had great experiences where the item is beyond what I was expecting. So when Zaful contacted me to review an item I was over the moon! I’ve been eyeing their brand and wanted to purchase some items but I was hesitant. As I was browsing on their site, this sweater caught my eyes. Ever since last year, I’ve been looking for a