Let’s talk about confidence. Honestly, there’s no set formula or distinct “way” on how to find self-confidence. It takes time and personal experiences. It’s a matter of accepting the individual you are and loving who that is every single day.
Alright babes, let’s make 2019 the best yet. A yoga class here and a cycle class there is great, but it’s time to start now in finding and maintaining a consistent workout routine. If you don’t know where to start – I got you. Trust me, life’s more fun with a healthier mindset and a tighter butt. A consistent workout routine will give you both plus so much more!
“As viewers, we bear no witness to outfit experimentation…because everyone today is hell-bent on the final product. And that product, of course, is increasingly the same: a rotation of the same buzzy brands on a similar canvas, one with no-makeup makeup and an enviable case of “bedhead” that really takes hours to come to life.” – The Death of Personal Style , whowhatwear.com
I recently read an article on whowhatwear.com, “The Death of Personal Style” that had ideas written in words I was only pondering – until now. For many reasons, this article evoked a reflection and discussion I felt necessary to write here on the blog. Entering into 2019, now more than ever are the world and its industries constantly evolving – including the fashion industry. Primary factors, which greatly influence these industries today, were nonexistent even ten years ago. Among these, is the dominating presence of social media. You know the major ones: Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Within the fashion industry, social media has incrementally changed the content people are consuming day to day and therefore, has drastically impacted consumer behavior as a whole.
With the dwindling days of the year comes a metaphorical end of a life stage – or at least I like to view it in this way. Sure the end of a calendar year doesn’t signify any true “end” to a certain life period, but it is a symbolic time in which I utilize it as an opportunity for reflection – as do many. This is a time in which I wholeheartedly reflect on the past year by acknowledging the highs and accepting the lows in order to move on.
If only I could clink my wine glass with yours through the screen because Decadence Fashion is officially two years old! I want to start off by expressing how thankful I am for the endless amount of love and support you’ve all shown me throughout these past two years. Obviously when I first started my blog, I had no idea what would foster from it nor did I even expect others to pay attention to it – I just did it for myself. Your support is a huge bonus and it means the world.
If you’re like me, then you know I absolutely thrive in the summertime. I mean, how can one not? Your ootd mostly calls for either a dress, shorts or skirts – no jacket, your skin gets tan and glowy, watermelon is in season, and you get all of those lovely benefits from the extra dose of Vitamin D. Having an epic summer is more than just the festivals you’ll be attending – it’s the little things too. Here are 8 things I do, and what I recommend you do, to have the best summer possible: