What I Wore to Miami Swim Week – Part 1

August 7, 2017

About 2 years ago, Tom and I did that crazy, glorious thing that some couples tend to do, and packed up our things for a 6-week road trip across the United States. Admittedly, the first two times we visited were not our greatest. We arrived in what was considered a rare torrential downpour for full days of rain, with barely a break to see South Beach or any sun, but hey, great company and no injuries only meant I count my blessing because we still had a great time. Since moving to Florida, I’ve visited a couple of times and absolutely loved it. Palm trees, blue ocean water, sandy beaches, endless live latin music and great food? What’s not to love?

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Top Embellished Heels to Add Your Closet Now

August 3, 2017

I’ve visited Miami and Fort Lauderdale a couple of times since arriving in Florida and on my last trip, I picked up a pair of shoes I’ve been eyeing for a very long time. Since it was a holiday, and I’d been saving for a big purchase, took the plunge on an a piece I found on a slight sale, and those my darlings, are these embellished snake heel Gucci Webby Quilted Leather Snake-Heel Mules. Continue Reading…

Travel Beauty Essentials with Moroccanoil

July 29, 2017


This post is in collaboration with Moroccanoil. All opinions and experiences are my own. #Moroccanoil #ArganEveryDay #ad

We’re in the midst of summer which could only mean more road trips, vacations, beaches, resorts, destination weddings, exploration and a plethora of beautiful memories and special moments. In the spirit of a wanderlust who often thinks of where the warm breeze will take them next, hunting down fabulous spots, easy outfits, and adopting an effective, yet effortless everyday beauty routine becomes the most valuable skill to master. Having just travelled down to South Florida for Miami Swim Week, I wanted to share my must-have travel beauty essentials. Continue Reading…

Top Tips on Wearing The Pink and Yellow Trend

July 10, 2017

Pink Yellow Fashion Trend, Summer Fashion Trend, Yellow Pink Style #fashionblog #streetstyle #fashiontrends #ruffles #openback #fashiontrend #ss17Pink and yellow might not be everyone’s go-to colour combination, but strike the perfect balance and you’ll find yourself liking it more than you’d expect. Both Fall/Winter & Spring/Summer 2017 runway collections had many looks integrating both colors that it was really hard to ignore! The pink and yellow trend is actually fun to play around with, but for someone who wants to try it out, or go all out, I’ve provided a few tips for you on the blog and am sharing some affordable pink and yellow pieces that are worth trying. Continue Reading…

How I Styled Pearl Slides

June 29, 2017

Styling Pearl Sides | mikialamode.com #ad #sponsored #Ego #EmbellishedShoes #summerfashion #fashionblogger #resortstyleThis post on How I Styled Pearl Slides is sponsored by Ego Official, but all opinions are my own.

I’m all for summer vibes, and since arriving in Florida, it’s all I constantly experience. It’s so incredibly hot, where most of the days are over 32 degrees celsius with a high level of humidity, so I’m always reaching for a dress or top that lets my arms breathe. I am literally sweating in places I never knew I would unless I were working out, but low and behold, my body once again betrays me and proves me wrong!

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How I Get Glowing Skin with Jergens Wet Skin Moisturizer

June 19, 2017

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and Jergens® Wet Skin™ Moisturizer, all opinions are mine alone. #LockInSoftSkin #WetSkinIsBestSkin #CollectiveBias #ad

As a teenager to young adult, skin care was far from being my biggest forte. My parents constantly told me to stay out of the sun and to take good care of my skin, but back then, I was a tomboy and turned away beauty products. I didn’t like how body moisturizers felt on my skin and was so bad at remembering to apply them after my shower. It wasn’t until I moved to California over a year ago that I realized how thirsty my skin was. For lack of a better word, the skin on my legs and arms were cracking, and I’d always notice them in all my photos. I wasn’t drinking enough water, the climate was hot and dry, and my skin started looking dull. This was the year I needed a complete overhaul of my skincare routine. I knew I needed to seek out for products. Continue Reading…