Prints off the shoulder

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Let’s take a moment and appreciate the author of off shoulder pieces (silence), thank you. There are trends that translate to wardrobe essentials, and this one is definitely one of them.  Off shoulder tops are very easy to style, considering the fact they look good on every piece worn on the lower side of the body.

I styled mine with culottes pants, jelly shoes and see through socks. This gets me thinking how much fashion transitions. I could not have imagined as a young teenager that jelly shoes, socks in open shoes would ever be a thing. Socks in open shoes were an absolute faux pas. Dad had a habit of  wearing socks in sandals when he got back home from work, nothing irritated me more.

Prints give me life 😃 this african print off shoulder top was custom-made by my friend Juliana . The outfit can be worn to a casual event, on a weekend or any casual outing. The top can be styled differently for other occasions like Sunday service, to work on a Friday, lunch with friends …

I hope you like this style. In the meantime, I think the time for me to change my hair is come, I am open to suggestions 😘

Thank you for stopping by,

Love Rebecca.

Photography BusFra 

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Happy December, these past few days have been as happy as this outfit :). I have no one to thank but God for this.

Suspeders were first invented in 1820 by Albert Thurston.They have been in fashion for the last century, and have never gone out of style. I doubt they ever will, I mean they have survived a century! These distressed denim pants are my favourite because of the stylish elements( length, the fact they are distressed)  and they fit just right.

Denim is the easiest thing to style for sure.  These can go well with heels as they go with sneakers. This shade of denim looks better with colors close to white.

I had never tried a sweater on these pants, I was impressed with the look. I like payful outfits, I am slowly putting an end to purchasing heels to more playful footwear, we will see how long this lasts.

I love you for stopping by,

Hugs, Rebecca.

Photography BusFra

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Feels like the 90’s

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Happy Wednesday, this is one of my favorite days because it carries sentiments of encouragement to carry on because, there is something to look forward to, you guessed it -the weekend! I have trouble saying those two words lately without thinking of the singer, I know I am not the only one 😉.

I find history and vintage clothing interesting, maybe because they both ask questions. I drive a lot of inspiration from 80’s and 90’s fashion you may think I’ve spent time studying it yet it comes naturally. It is definitely a breath of fresh air from the trends that often crowd the fashion scene.

Most people have a thing for the fabric, denim and I am not an exception. This skirt got the ooohhs and aaahhs from me at first contact as did the Italian Ankle strap heels who’s color is very obsessive. I matched these items with another classic piece, the pull neck shirt that never disappoints. What do you think?

Thank you for stopping by,

Love Rebecca.

Photography by BusFra

Shoes  Sandro Mori

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We Walk in Jumpsuits.

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I still can’t believe 2017 is just 40 days away! Time did not fly this much when I was younger, probably because I did not have so much to do. All the same, I am so greatful to be alive 🙂

When shopping I look out for versatility in clothing among other aspects. This jumpsuit checked that box. It can be worn in many ways according to how it is styled, to a diner with heels, an out door event, an easy Sunday… I love to wear it as a chill outfit like this specifi day that I wore it to a walk.

I styled it with grey canvas lace up sneakers and a denim hoodie for a minimal look . I hope you enjoy it. Remember to take walks whenever you can, it’s good for both your physical and mental wellbeing.

Photography BusFra

Jumpsuit Forever21

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MONDAY CHIC.

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Hello Monday… 🙂

I am very pumped for this Monday because I have been resting a lot (Doctor’s advise). I am well now and energized for the new week 🙂

I love to be smart on Mondays, I live for those “you look beautiful this morning Rebecca” on to make my recovery from the weekend easier. This Vintage round skirt spoke to me at first sight. I absolutely was crazy about the rich fabric, the hemline to die for and the floral print. It was like my holy trinity.

It was one of those pieces that are a no brainier styling because it in it’s self is the statement and therefore only requires a supplement.

I am very simple on accessories I do not buy many. I have been wearing this watch and these  BusFra Bracelets for a while now. Time to make a change I know.  This choker from The Kona can be worn two sides, beneath is a beautiful African print. It has been hard to change a nail color ever since I tried white. It just fits with everything in a simple but sophisticated way. Let me know your thoughts in the comments, I will make sure to reply each of them.

I wish you a pleasant and productive week. I love you for reading.

Thanks for stopping by,

Love Rebecca.

Photography by BusFra. 

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Hem line to die for!
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Chockers are a God sent spice.

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White and Pink Ombre.

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Welcome back from the weekend, my prayer is made some happy memories to take you through the week. Is October moving very fast or what? We cannot ignore the fact that Kampala has been way too heated lately. It has caused me to take risks like not carry a sweater with me as I leave home which usually is very unusual that my friends nick named me (Ka sweater.)

I find comfort in light and soft fabrics especially on hot days just like this Ombre Caroline Morgan dress. I love Caroline Morgan designs because comfort is a priority to them , this is reflected in their choice of fabric and style. Most of their clothing also  have a knit touch to die for like the hem of my dress. Details like finishing, type of straps matter a lot to me and this dress checked all the boxes. 🙂

Ombre art took over 2016 by a storm from hair, to nails, lips and clothing too. I hadn’t found anything ombre I fancied so much like this dress. I matched it with a maroon purse that just settles with the pink and white color scheme. I hope you like it 🙂 and have a pleasant week ahead.

Thank you for stopping by,

Love Rebecca.

Photograph BusFra

Dress Caroline Morgan

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My friend Louise came by to show support at my shoot in a matching dress. How cute 🙂

FREEDOM

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I had an exciting weekend. My girls and I stepped out of town to celebrate Sheilah’s birthday by Lake Victoria. I had so much fun that I forgot to capture some of the cutest moments (Shy Face) but at least I managed to capture my outfit of the day.

This short sleeve dress is something I was not so sure about purchasing. I had major doubts about it flattering my body build, yet I loved the freedom it comes with. We all know how that ended, it is on the blog 🙂  The not so obvious high low hemmed theme is something I like. It makes me feel more secure especially in windy weather because my behind (which I do not have much control over)  is well covered.

The first thought to match it with long strap sandals but that would be so obvious. I wanted to be free too. I wound up settling for a different kind of strap sandals, the double strap. I achieved the freedom feel I wanted to experience the entire day. Oh and by the way, freedom is my biggest inspo. What’s yours?

Sending love to all the October babies.

Thank you for stopping by,

Love Rebecca.

Photography by BusFra

Location Yellow Haven

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