• I don’t hate them | a Chanel espadrilles review & how to wear

    I don’t hate them | a Chanel espadrilles review & how to wear

    Chanel ballet flats? Love them.Chanel slingbacks? Love them.Chanel espadrilles? … I just can’t decide if I love them. It’s not my fault though, like, I didn’t even really want them… My sister asked for Chanel espadrilles as a Christmas gift in 2014. So, we got on the waitlist at the Chanel store and managed to…

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  • Sold out? Read this first, then ask Gab

    Sold out? Read this first, then ask Gab

    If you read this blog, you know how much I love sourcing something “hard to get” myself. From Chanel Jade nail polish in 2009 to the 2022 Loewe x Spirited Away collaboration, the thrill of finding something that’s “hard to get” by myself is unbeatable. … until, I was looking for a gift for my…

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  • What’s up with a $1,500+ nylon bag? A Prada Nylon Bag Review

    What’s up with a $1,500+ nylon bag? A Prada Nylon Bag Review

    “There’s a difference between like and love. Because, I like my Skechers, but I love my Prada backpack.” -Bianca Stratford, 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) This is likely one of the most overused quotes in my life and on this site. However, you know as well as I do that it’s not only…

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  • Are They Worth It? My MIKOH Bikini Reviews ft. Sizing Tips

    Are They Worth It? My MIKOH Bikini Reviews ft. Sizing Tips

    After I first stepped foot off the plane in Anguilla, ready to call it home for the foreseeable future, I realised that there was one thing I did not plan for: Solid swimwear. My sister raved about MIKOH bikinis and, well, I do everything she says, so I bought a few too. … and so,…

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  • What I Bought This Year: Best of 2022

    What I Bought This Year: Best of 2022

    2022: Did it go by in an instant? Or was it a slow burn that sped up at the end? Either way (and personally speaking), this year was filled with Mt. Everest-like highs (visiting Montreal after ~10 years and how my husband immediately took to our puppy, Puddles!) and Davey Jones’s Locker lows (my dad…

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  • Zimmermann Wrap Dress Review: They make getting dressed easy

    Zimmermann Wrap Dress Review: They make getting dressed easy

    When it comes to dressing, I live off easy dresses that make getting dressed, well, easy. A simple garment, like an elevated dress, does the majority of the heavy lifting. … which is ideal for those of us who don’t want to deal with, like, 13 different bells & whistles to “make” an outfit. So,…

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  • 90s Seduction: Realisation Par’s The Scarlet Dress Review

    90s Seduction: Realisation Par’s The Scarlet Dress Review

    Note: Yuki here — my friend Emerald has written for newinspired before and she’s back at it again with this review on Réalisation Par’s Scarlet dress… The Scarlet slips into 90’s nostalgia with its purple leopard print, taking us on a trip along memory lane. The distinctive print is a twist on the classic animal…

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  • What I Bought This Week: Cosmoss by Kate Moss

    What I Bought This Week: Cosmoss by Kate Moss

    Item(s): Face Cream, Face Cleanser, and Sacred Mist from Cosmoss, by Kate Moss. Reason: Cosmoss is Kate Moss’ inaugural wellness line! Most of the ingredients are either moss extract (Cosmoss/Kate Moss, get it?) or CBD (which is snake-oil imo). … but, I bought it because of Kate Moss. As a fan for almost 2 decades,…

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  • Rag & Bone Denim Shorts Review: Ugh…

    Rag & Bone Denim Shorts Review: Ugh…

    There’s this pair of Rag & Bone denim short shorts, the Mila shorts in “Moss,” that I love. If they were a child, they’d be entering grade 4 — like, they’re around 10 years old. Rag & Bone discontinued the Mila, but I still bought a “reserve” pair on eBay, just in case my first…

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  • Things I Would Buy: If I was going to a Taylor Swift concert

    Things I Would Buy: If I was going to a Taylor Swift concert

    Last week was fraught with drama surrounding Taylor Swift’s The Eras Tour. The Verified Fan presale felt like the Hunger Games (with nosebleed tickets akin to Peta’s pity bread tossed at Katniss in the rain), and the Capital One presale was like a WWE fight (except it wasn’t supposed to be rigged)… Then the week…

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