The Swimwear Edit

If you have been following @fillingblanks on Instagram, you probably already know how ambitious I am about travelling. While constantly exploring new places is a recently acquired desire of mine, I am consciously working on it. The first place on my never-ending list I want to visit is Portugal, especially since it is just three hours away from…

Is Fashion Week Still the Same?

With Lakme Fashion Week over in Mumbai and London Fashion Week drawing to its close, it’s necessary for me to question what fashion week stands for today. Fashion week first began in Paris in the form of couture shows in 1945 and was then followed by Milan. I truly believe that fashion week is about celebrating the artistic…

Patch Me Up

This khaki shirt from Zara’s S/S16 collection is one of my favourite spring buys. While patches were a very noticeable trend this summer, this khaki shade, according to WGSN, is on the A/W 16/17 colour palette. The boxy silhouette fits the trend forecast for the coming S/S 17 fashion season as well. The patches are so varied with a…

A New Start

Initially, I would write whole heartedly about anything and everything. After a while, my ideas of everything fashion was very constrained by what was socially accepted. I believe my writing lost its charm due to various reasons. I would constantly be compared to other bloggers who were more commercial and would often post images of themselves in…