Category Archives: Stylin’ With Dirhams

If the shoe fits…

All cities have their fair share of weirdos. Lucky for us in Dubai, we have less of the criminal psychotic weirdos and more of the socially awkward weirdos. It’s the city where you can leave your house unlocked at night, … Continue reading

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For the Gram

This is one disaster date that needs three parts. Key lessons I received from this date will stay with me forever, mostly because some incidences are scarred in my memory. Firstly, this part is about how Instagram’s perception can really … Continue reading

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Enhancing not changing (makeup & men) 

I’ve learnt the hard way, falling for words and sometimes actions, ambition (which is very important) without finding out their plan B if that ambition fails. Don’t fall for the lust without interpreting the bigger picture of this man in … Continue reading

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IKEA makeup vanity 

So excited after years as a makeup artist I have finally sorted out a vanity. The whole thing cost me under 500aed from ikea:   1.Small desk with drawer to keep all the makeup. 170aed  2. mirror square (60cm same as … Continue reading

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DIY wedding gift under 100aed

Just wanted to share a quick DIY wedding gift that cost me under 90aed.  My friend is getting married on the weekend and like most couples who have met in Dubai… They both are mixed nationality (French & Irish), they … Continue reading

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DIY Instagram art

It’s January and we are all poor! I want to share a quick DIY gift I made for my sister which if you are on a budget is a thoughtful and unique gift. Instagram photo canvas for under 150aed. I … Continue reading

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Handmade Happiness

Happy holidays with these handmade happiness accessories! I’ve realized most of my Instagram posts are wearing this clutch from Stash (it goes with mostly everything!) however I’ve never wrote exclusively on this Dubai designer. Stash is Serbian born designer and … Continue reading

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