I have always been tall - tall for my age, taller than all my classmates and my friends. I was always called "the tall girl" by my teachers. I loved/love being tall ad proud of my genes, but sometimes I felt awkward being able to see the top of everyone's heads or feeling a giraffe … Continue reading OOTD Series: Full-length dresses
Bloggers like me put in a lot of time deciding what to wear, modelling for pictures, being out of our comfort zone, applying make up to the point, dressing up for perfect pictures, changing our clothes in public restrooms during a photoshoot, writing and coming up with witty phrases, remember and pen down the brands … Continue reading Not all things beauty
Everyone is talking about highlighters and bronzers nowadays. Contouring and Illuminating is all over Instagram and Youtube - all thanks to Kim Kardashian I guess. This has been done and part of the makeup world from long, but I guess KKW gave it a name and put it up on social media - well, if … Continue reading Makeup 101 by YIAC: Highlight, highlight, highlight!
Hello Bluetiful!! Blue is a very pleasing colour and many like/love it. Shades of blue are never ending, my fav being royal blue, turquoise, teal and peacock blue. The maxi dress/jacket below is from Global Design and I was eyeing it online from a long time. When I went to India last time, I picked … Continue reading The Bluetiful Story
I was never a girly girl when I was a teenager, more of a tomboy - but I have liked pink always... not the baby pink - but I totally love fuscia, magenta, rosewood, coral and hot pink! And I have always loved to mix and match... so this outfit is a beautiful mix and … Continue reading Pink isn’t just a color, it’s an attitude!!
I have always identified myself as a citizen of this world; but when someone asks me where I am from or which race I am - I immediately answer "Indian". It is quite odd that I do this - because I spent most of my childhood in the Middle East and my adulthood in Singapore. … Continue reading The Indian Lady – A story for everyone
This is the second post in my YIAC makeup series (check out the first one on "eyes" here). This one is on lips, lipsticks, lip glosses, mattes/velvets, lip balms, lip liners etc.... my most favourite type of makeup/cosmetic 🙂 If you have been following my Instagram (@scisandhya) feed and stories, you will know that I … Continue reading Makeup 101 by YIAC: Kill it with those lips 🙂
The weekend is just around the corner and I thought I will put together some looks that you can try out during the weekends. This is part of my OOTD series (check out my there OOTD posts here). The coming weekend is super busy for me with chores, grocery shopping, guests home for dinner and … Continue reading OOTD series: Weekend looks
I have always loved shorts - short shorts, medium shorts, Bermudas, athletic shorts and so on. But I hardly wore them while I lived in India during my teenage and young adult years - when I did not have cellulite on my thighs or fat knees, if that is a thing! 🙂 The reason(s) are … Continue reading OOTD series: Story of the shorts
I love visiting the Lifestyle stores in India - I make sure not to miss a visit to that store everytime I am in India. It is a multi-brand store with options to buy Western as well as Indian clothes - various brands including AND, Globaldesi, Neeru's, W, Biba etc. During my visit in December, … Continue reading THE Dress – one dress, two countries