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5 Bags and Shoes You Need From Zara Right Now

I don't know about you but when I go shopping in Zara I'm only ever looking at their bag and shoes. Same with their online site.
Above are my favourite A/W15 peices from the brand.

ps. I've already bought the red bag.It's gorg!! 


5 Things I Have Learnt From Working In The Fashion Industry

I don't believe in disclaimers but I just want to say that this is just what I have learnt and of course I cannot generalise the whole industry.
So my thoughts might be a result of the role/department I work in and/or even the company. 

1. It's REALLY not that glamourous. I spend more of time at my computer desk looking at numbers.

2. Contrary to popular belief , it is NOT this 'bitchy' environment that many think it is! I work with lovely people. I haven't worked in this company for that long but I already feel like part of the furniture.

3. People WILL wear the same trousers/skirt/top/ whole outfit combination THREE times in one week. LOL not that I am documenting people outfits but if someone wears a 'statement' outfit you are bound to recognise it if they wear it again...in that week!

4. Not everyone who works in the fashion industry knows about 'fashion'! 

5. Once you're in, you're in! Getting your foot into the fashion industry without a related 'fashion' degree can be very difficult, but once you are in..(groundbreaking)! 


Emergency Stash

Given that I hardly wear make up to work these days, I decided that I needed to keep an emergency make up stash at work for those days where after work plans pop up!


L'oreal True Match Foundation C9
Lord and Berry Lip Balm
L'oreal Eyeliner
Elf Eyeliner
Maybelline Great Lash Mascara
Kiko Matte Primer
The Face Shop Eyebrow Pencil
Mac Concealer NW42
La Girl Concealer in Chestnut
Daniel Sandler Foundation in 19 (used for contouring)
EOS Lip Balm
Real Techniques Brush

I normally leave the items I use the least or ones that are nearly finished at work.