5 Ways to Wear Your Summer Clothes this Autumn

TRANSITIONING TO FALL Are you ready for layers, leaves falling, mustard jumpers and burgundy jeans with marshmallows in hot chocolate? Starbucks entered autumn early by releasing their beloved pumpkin-spiced latte late August. Fall is finally here and I know some of you are ready to switch up your wardrobe for something a bit more cozy….

How I Fixed My Instagram Shadowban

BLOCKED As we all know, Instagram is a platform used to network, market, brand and provoke inspiration while curating feeds through your own style of photography. Companies and individuals use Instagram to promote campaigns and make money though affiliate marketing or collaborations. I personally use Instagram to network, connect with my blog audience, promote sheICONIC while giving…

What Does it Really Mean to Make a Fashion Statement?

BECOME A STANDOUT Sequins, platform sneakers, giraffe print and purple faux fur take ordinary outfits to the next level while captivating glances from unknown eyes. By several definitions, wearing new or different styled clothes that draw attention from others is a fashion statement. As the industry encourages, star-studded style is provoked by making bold trendy…

4 Inexpensive Ways to Turn Your Shower Into A Mini Spa

SO FRESH SO CLEAN It’s the little things that count the most right? Well small efforts make the biggest difference in how you feel, so why not apply this to your shower routine? If you don’t have time to lounge in the tub for a luxurious bath, up your shower game by treating it like…

My Acne is Back but It’s Not Stopping Me

NOTHING’S HOLDING ME BACK Call it hormones, genetics, allergies, stress or a bad diet, whatever the reason, my acne is back…again. Acne makes you feel insecure and self conscious, you always feel like people are staring at your pimples and scars instead of your eyes. So what do you do? Dermatologists are expensive and sometimes…

Art of Affiliate Marketing: Number One Tip for Bloggers

NOT ABOUT THE MONEY Affiliate marketing is an easy way to make money on commission and promote a brand’s mission but my goal is to not make money. If we do anything for the money, the passion and enthusiasm to maintain consistency burns out. When your joy is gone, so is determination to produce high…

Join My New Challenge: #SomethingNewSeptember

TAKING RISKS Throughout September, my goal is to try something new on a regular basis at least twice per week. Whether it’s applying to fashion magazines, treating myself to an extravagant blouse, trying middle eastern cuisine or going on a solo walk in a different neighborhood. I want to break through my comfort bubble and…

Closet Essential: Denim Jackets

THE DENIM DECISION Nowadays, denim is soaring to universal styling heights by giving us various ways to update our closets. Adapting denim to my wardrobe has made those indecisive moments on what to wear so much easier. The convenience of this traditional fabric is an outfit booster for errand running, date night or brunch with…

Curvy Women: Top Online Stores to Shop!

WHAT ABOUT MY SIZE?! Are you in between most store sizes? What if you’re petite and plus-size or curvy? If you’re like me, I’m too small for plus size but too big for straight-slim size, therefore I fall into the category of curvy. Sometimes I have a little trouble shopping for clothes to fit my…