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22 Dec

Own your BLACK this X-Mas with Black Betty Design

As we find ourselves in the heart of the festive season, gift guides are plenty and abundant. But rather than spending on a one time item that serves for a short term, consider the option of investing in a timeless piece that can hold more than just memory of a Christmas past. Invest in the earth's treasures this festive season; dare to own black. Black Betty Design presents hand-cut precious and semi-precious stones set in treasured metals in beautiful attention-to-detail  unique pieces. The...
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10 Nov

Detail makes the difference.

Normadic Style, Ootd, Nicole Norman, Fashion, Lookpost, Cape Town, Choker, Lace-up
If theres one style detail that has taken 2016 fashion by storm - it has to be the lace up detail. We’re seeing it on boots, tops , the slide slits of dresses and just about everywhere else. Generally a nod to the trends can do any outfit justice -  but I have to admit that I was never  a less is more kinda girl. This look comprises of not one but three lace up elements! While it was not my intention...
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1 Nov

This way to summer ’16

Choker, off the shoulder, top, sunnies, long hair, black blogger, normadic online, nicole norman
The sun is finally out in the southern hemisphere and that means it’s finally our turn to donne one of the trendies styles we’ve seen emerge this season. Off the shoulder tops and dresses have been all over international catwalks and famed instagram feeds alike, and know that our summer 16 has finally arrived it’s time for us to indulge in some bare-shouldered fashion too! I’ve paired my shoulder free ensemble with the Baby Girl choker from Afara Custom’s latest choker...
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28 Oct

Fierce Female ft. Afara

Normadic Online. Afara Custom, Nicole Norman, Thigh high boots, denim skirt, choker, denim choker, long hair, blogger, look post, lace bra
Life has been pretty crazy lately, which has lead to my posts being far and few in-between. Juggling numerous projects has become second nature to me and it just seems to be how I function. Blogging has taken a back seat for the past few weeks due to various stress-inducing reasons like school and and a new and exciting position I've taken up recently. Its a strange phenomena that I’m sure exists not only in my own character but many...
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21 Sep

Just Say Maybe

Just Say Maybe, Lingerie, JSM,Normadic Online
Every summertime without fail, the beach body phenomena comes around as surely as the warmer days do. We start to see more online commentary noting the so-called summer-body - or lack thereof. Springtime is certainly a hazy time as winter days seem to linger through the sunshine that teases us day after day. It was one such sunny afternoon that I found myself lounging poolside, yet not quite ready to don a bikini. A friend of mine noted that she loved...
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1 Sep

Spring Rendition

About this Look: Jumpsuit: Mr Price Boots: Zoom Hat: The Fix Sunglasses: Mr Price Rings: Legit
Hello and welcome to my rendition of the Spring-time feature! Not to worry - I won’t be assuming the position of all-knowing fashion-forecaster and predict that floral prints will be in this season (however, I do find my print jumpsuit to be a nod to this act). What I can offer on this official Spring day is some consolidation - if it hit you too fast, you're not the only one! I find that befitting to this city, seasons are slow...
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