Step 4: the makeup This seems to be the largest problem area when it comes to these events. No-one really knows anything about makeup and so everyone ends up looking rather strange. Most people get makeup artists to do their makeup for them but personally, I think some of the makeup artists in South Africa don’t really know how to make you look like a better version of yourself – they end up making you look much older than you are. Mac cosmetics is a safe option to have your makeup done at but always go for a test run first and see how theRead More →

The Matric Formal is the pinnacle of your high school career. It is one of those moments you dream about from the moment you enter high school. For me, it almost seemed magical. I could perfectly construct what I wanted to wear and how I wanted to look. It was the only chance we would get in our high school years to really go all out in dressing up. If I hadn’t known what I did about fashion and makeup the ride would have been a lot bumpier than it was. So here are my tips and tricks on how to look effortlessly stunning atRead More →

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Late last year it felt like prayers had been answered. South Africa finally brought some of the best-known international stores into our reach. Oddly, I wasn’t too keen on some of the stores. Their clothes were mainly trend-inspired and lacked originality. But boy was I mistaken. My recent experience at H&M basically changed my life. All previous judgments were chucked aside and I can now say I’m in love with the brand. Here’s why: Spring day at my school was creeping closer. I had my outfit all planned out. I was going for a red polka-dot wrap dress and as most stores here didn’t stockRead More →