PTSD and Creativity

Hey Fashionistas! I want to be honest with you all today. I had covid a couple weeks ago and that made me revert back to the dissociation I experienced a year ago. Which meant that I had to build up my level of functioning again. Even as I am typing this, it’s hard for me…

Journaling through art

Today was the first time in a while that I was motivated enough to draw and leave the house so I decided to draw how I felt and here is what I started drawing:

Orchids in me

Hey Fashionistas! I have an exciting mini project I am working on, and here is a sneak peak. I have to be honest, I am disappointed in myself for not finishing this project by today. Though that is a mindset I am trying to work on, especially since I got covid last week, so I…

Taking back my culture

Hey everyone! So today I am going to show one way of wearing this tunic with South Asian clothes. My aunt gave me this skirt she got from one of her trips to India a few years ago and it has quickly become one of my favorite skirts. I got this tunic a couple of…

LGBTQplus Desi designers

Hey Fashionistas! As pride month is wrapping up, I want to talk about a few Desi designers I have come across that are also a part of the LGBTQPlus community. So, first off we have Param Sahib, who is a Sikh designer that uses his illustrations to express his sexuality and break the stereotypes of…

Happy Pride month!

Hey Fashionistas! Today I wanted to talk about Hinduism and homosexuality. I grew up as a Hindu and I am still a Hindu, and I grew up believing homosexuality was against my religion, which made me really question my sexuality and whether I would be allowed to be gay. I learned that there is no…

Indian textiles

Hey Fashionistas! So to end Asian Pacific Islander heritage month, I am going to talk about two types of textiles and embroidery that are traditionally from Himachal Pradesh and from Punjab. My mom just came back from a trip to India where she trekked through Pha Konda, and on the way there she stopped by…

A casual look with the Margarita Clutch

Hey Fashionistas! Today I am continuing the Margarita clutch series with two outfits. I realized as I was uploading this next outfit that we forgot to take photos with the clutch, but the clutch would definitely go well with the outfit below.

Julkee Fashion

Hey Fashionistas! Today I am going to talk about this designer I came across a couple weeks ago. She takes saris and transforms them into contemporary designs. The designer is Julie Patel and here is her about page from her website: https://www.julkeefashion.com/our-story Her designs are sustainable, since she upcycles old saris. I’m going to show…