To do list: Be productive

I have this thing that I pressure myself into. I feel like I have to constantly be productive. Like always doing something that will serve me, that is useful, that has a point to it or will help me achieve a goal. Eu tenho esta coisa que eu prรณpria pressiono sobre mim mesma. Eu sinto … Continue reading To do list: Be productive

DIY the earings you want

I was looking for a very specific type of earing and by no means could I find it. You see, I really love pearls. But instead of studs (which I already have) I wanted dangle earings, but without that old fashioned look. Dangle pearl earings (the ones I did find for sale) tend to look … Continue reading DIY the earings you want

The uniform

This little number has become part of me and my life. These have become staples, marks of my personality and reminders of where and what I've been through in my life. All of these pieces are around two years old. The shirt and the pants were a gift from my sister, while I was living … Continue reading The uniform

Working the social

Happy monday, my darlings. Today the topic of discussion is work colleagues. And I delayed quite the bit writing this post just because there are so many takes on this, it really depends on your own situation and how you handle it. But the point of this will be just to gather some information for … Continue reading Working the social

About the tweed: Part I

The Jacket I absolutely love tweed. And feel like it isn't that popular amongst the young generation, being more associated with old ladies. But it is incredibly versatile and classy. It takes any simple outfit to the next level. And this little series will be to prove and inspire you to try more the beautiful … Continue reading About the tweed: Part I


As my daily looks are all for a office environment I decided to start a separate segment for just this style. You can come here looking for inspiration for what to wear to work or just if you enjoy more pull-together, classic looks. I tend to dress like this on my spare time, as well, … Continue reading Jump-starting

The feminine touch

I don't see a point in saying "(...)anthropology was a typically macho pursuit (...)". EVERYTHING was a '"typically macho pursuit", specially career wise. And it wasn't another breakthrough area, it isn't a matter of 'oh she proved that women CAN/ARE capable of studying plane making', but instead another woman that gained and had confidence in … Continue reading The feminine touch