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Being Black And Muslim

A poem by Hodan Khalif @sprinklesofblack Being black and muslim, Is more than the media labeling my brother a thug for his skin, And my sister a terrorist for the scarf around her head, It is more than my mother’s prayer every time we leave home and the relief that flashes in her eyes when…

GALENTINES Gift edit.

Who said valentines was for those who have a partner? We've rounded up some of our favourite galentines gifts so you can treat yourself.   Too Faced - Melted matte long wear lipstick - £19 This matte red lipstick is the perfect winter shade, plus who doesn't love a red lip, this last all day…

Weekly Favourites – Topshop

This post includes affiliate links, all the of the products in this post are selected by myself.   Topshop Boiler Suit - £59 Boiler suits are this seasons easy to go trend, pair your boiler suit with chunky trainers for a streetwear look, for a high dressing option add some low court heels. Finish the…

Looking for an easy skin routine? Look no further

The Ordinary Mandelic Acid - 10% + HA - £5.50  Using acids on the skin can help loosen skin cells, while brightening the skin and unblocking the pores to prevent break outs. Acids are great for people who suffer with acne, and can be added to your daily moisturiser to make the application less harsh…

FIVE beauty products to see you through winter.

Aesop Immediate Moisture Facial Hydrosol - £15  This is a refreshing Rose Petal-infused misting hydrator to refresh and revive skin and senses in the home, office or at altitude. Perfect when you suffer with dry skin that needs a pick me up throughout the day to keep its moisturised and hydrated. When working in humid…

LONDON FASHION WEEK MENSWEAR: Street Style

We've rounded up ten of the best looks seen at London Fashion Week, Menswear. Layers are key this season, with teddy coats and oversized hoodies taking the spot light. Key Looks : Oversized denim with Nikes, Bomber Jackets, Mens clutch bags, Rings, Leather Pants, Suiting, Oversized cargo styling, Track Pants.          …

Taking a look back at the best TRENDS of 2018.

Logo revival This year we saw sportswear take the lead in fashion , people were swapping more outerwear styles for relaxed sportswear looks, the great thing about this trend is that its gender fluid, big vintage brands had their time to step back in and take over. Brands like Champion, Kappa, and Ellesse were seen…

January Blues? Nah, January Sales!

The holidays are a time to visit loved ones, eat your body weight in food, and enjoy the cosy winter nights. I'm still enjoying all of these things so I'm not quite ready to brave the high-street. Instead, I will remain in my lounge wear, tuck in to a Terrys Chocolate Orange, and do a…

A quick look back at 2018.

As the New Year, is nearly upon us I thought I would give you guys a quick round up of some of my favourite looks from 2018, it's been a super busy year and I cant wait for what 2019 has to offer. Hopefully many more sick looks, and healthy times. …

The Pink Gift Guide : No.2

Back today to give you guys some more gift inspo! This edit is all things pretty and pink. If you're struggling for ideas on gifts this holiday season then you've come to the right place! As well as beautiful products from the usual high-street suspects, there are also a few personable and unique gifts from…

The Blue Gift Guide : No.1

If you're struggling for ideas on gifts this holiday season then you've come to the right place! As well as beautiful products from the usual high-street suspects, there are also a few personable and unique gifts from independent retailers (it's important to support small businesses especially at this time of year!) Expect a gift guide…

Stop Romanticizing Abuse – by Hodan Khalif

@sprinklesofblack He loves me. I promise he loves me. In fact, his love for me is so deep he feels the need to draw marks on my body as evidence. He called my body a canvas and his fist the paint brush. His paint was the alcohol that gave him power to love me like…

Decembers Diva Discounts!

Now that the madness of Black Friday has well and truly faded in to the background, I have taken it upon myself to scour the internet to find you all the best discounts and offers! Whether you are just wanting to treat yourself (you deserve it gal!), or looking for a special gift for someone,…

The Party Edit

If you missed out on all the amazing Black Friday offers last week, firstly, where were you?! But secondly, I got your back with some offers that are kicking about the internet right now. With the majority of online retailers putting on weekly offers throughout the festive period, there's always a discount to be found!…

Cyber Week Frenzy

It's that time of year again when everyone and their granny gets in to a shopping frenzy trying to bag the best cyber week deals! If like me, your inbox and social media (and every corner of the internet) is bombarding you with cyber deals left, right and centre, then no worries lads, I'm here…