“write in your voice”, But What does it mean?
“write in your voice”, But What does it mean?
by | Lifestyle

Guardian UK published a viral article on The Key to a Successful PhD: Write in Your Own Voice. Honestly, this is easier said than done! If I were to take this advice verbatim, I would be writing my thesis like a blog post. We all know that is one way to ask for trouble with the […]

Trends | Matching Tops and Bottoms
Trends | Matching Tops and Bottoms
by | Fashion/Style

  Tops and bottoms to-match were once a fashion faux pas, but now it’s really okay to match-up your outfit. I am not even one to let the rules of fashion hold me down, but it’s good to see this trend go mainstream.

Style Resolutions for 2015
Style Resolutions for 2015
by | Lifestyle

I cringe at the word resolutions too, so that makes two of us, hehe. However, I drafted this list of highly do-ables for myself, and it felt like a good idea to share on the blog. In 2015 1. Never go to bed with your make up on no matter how tired. If you don’t […]

Best Handbags for Grad Students
Best Handbags for Grad Students
by | Fashion/Style

If you’re like me, you have this all-weather handbag you carry to school everyday! For the year 2014, it’s been this:   My one-nation bag by stylish-academic featuring a leather tote I don’t have a new culprit for the new year (yet), so it’s likely I will be sticking to the poor brown bag. I got […]

Weekend Chic
Weekend Chic
by | Looks

It’s been dastardly cold lately, but I take solace in the fact that this too shall pass. This weekend, the stylish lady is spotting a plaid shirt with black skinny jeans. We need those gloves to make way for the finger tips, otherwise, our iPhones would be useless. What look are you spotting this weekend? […]

Weekend Chic
Weekend Chic
by | Looks

This is your girl this weekend (if she were heading out). Unfortunately, the cold weather has me semi-hibernating under the duvet, while my fingers stay on the keyboard. By the way, you can shop the look at the end of the post. Weekend Chic by stylish-academic featuring blue jeans Zalando white shirt / Parisian red jacket […]

Work Wear | Wednesday
Work Wear | Wednesday
by | Looks

Mid-week is here – hurray!  I’ll be quick and straight to the point. For the Wednesday look, I went the monochrome route again – only this time, it is paired with wine, teal and a nude handbag.     Work Wear | Stylish Academic by stylish-academic featuring vintage sunglasses

Work Wear | Thursday
Work Wear | Thursday
by | Looks

Thursday is a good day to casually stroll out of the corporate wear trend safely – after all, the weekend is literally upon us. This outfit is smart-casual, but it can definitely (t)werk for the workplace.   Work Wear | Stylish Academic by stylish-academic featuring a work outfit Top: Jaeger £60 £30 Pants: Stella McCartney £610 (or […]