Summer sunglasses shopping guide

A South African summer can be a scorcher and you will need sunglasses to protect your eyes against those pesky summer rays of sunshine. Well, if you're going to wear sunglasses you might as well wear pretty and stylish ones. Shop your favorite summer sunglasses down...

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Fantasy Friday – my polyvore “closet”

It's almost the end of 2017 and some days you just want a pretty but extremely comfy look!!! If you haven’t yet, join Polyvore , it’s the make pretend app of dreams for every fashion lover!!! Have a look at my Polyvore profile Enjoy,...

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Three things about me (part 4)

I am an art lover and do a bit of drawing and painting myself but I am no expert. It is in my 10-year plan to attend proper art classes because I would love to develop the skill as far as I can. I am a bit off a “shorty”, I am 1.59 m tall ( 5’22). I have a slight...

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Book Club – Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen

I am not a literary genius nor do I pretend to be an expert on the English language and it's many incredible writers. However, I do enjoy a good read and while I mostly enjoy reading books set in the modern era Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen remains one of my...

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Skin Republic Eye Mask Review

I love face masks and I enjoy trying out new products to see what works best for me. I am 29 years old and I've been using anti-wrinkle cream since high school but I love to laugh and smile a lot so unfortunately I have lines around my eyes (the ONLY downside to...

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Fantasy Friday – my polyvore “closet”

Who doesn't love a pretty floral print??? (My sister is addicted to anything floral or polkadot 😉 It excites me when peopl mix different prints and florals together so today's make-pretend outfit is all about mixing and not-matching!!! Enjoy...   If you haven’t...

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Spring/Summer shoe “shopping guide”

Even though I love boots one of the things I love most about summer & spring is all the stunning shoes you get to wear to show off your pedicure!!! I have compiled a little online shopping guide for my fav spring/summer shoes available at the moment.  I have...

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Hi there, my name is lucille and this is my blog. VELVETvirtue is a place where I share my life, style choices & travel pics. Come along as we discover new ways to introduce beauty into our everyday existence …

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