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Poised & Polished

26/04/2016

I enjoy pairing white and black together. It`s clean. But again it depends on how you define ,,Clean!”. Well i define my type of ,,Clean” as elegant, sophisticated, classy. A look that i can put together in a blink of an eye without having to put in so much time and effort. That`s basically what i`ve been going for lately: a simple, clean and effortless look!

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Happy Tuesday beautiful friends…..

This was actually my Sunday outfit to church. I had planned to wear a black midi dress on that day but since the weather decided to act up, i had a last minute change of plans and this was the outcome. To add a little bit of jazz to my outfit i decided to accessorize it with some gold timeless jewellery and the bag of my choice was this leather number that i thrifted years ago.

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So how has your month been so far??

April, like March has gone by so quickly. I spent the better part of it writing a very important report which is due early next month, hence why the lack of posts ๐Ÿ™ . I guess it`s all about setting my priorities right that counts the most for me.

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One thing that i started practising more in April is organizing myself in everything i do and i have seen amazing results in terms of how productive i have been this month. I got myself a journal in which i write down my weekly plans and thoughts. This has really motivated me on working more hard on achieving my small goals that i`ve set for myself. So what i do on a day to day basis is that i always go back to my written notes and check on what i have to work on. From doing that i automatically have a plan on what i`m supposed to do the next day and that feeling of fulfillment that i always get each time i`m done with a task has been the greatest motivating tool for me. I will be sharing more of this in my upcoming video onย  my Youtube Channelย  this week, so don`t forget to Subscribe for more videos.

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So just a quick summary of how April looked like for me:

  • Tried my level best to stop procrastinating work and keeping negative thoughts at bay by re-affirming positive things.
  • Exercised the act of writing down thoughts, plans and ideas
  • Worked hard on my report (almost done by the way, yeahhhhhhh) ๐Ÿ™‚
  • enjoyed quality time with my boys, they have been such a great support system
  • Appreciating my brother`s effort on dedicating his time to teach me a few bits and tricks about Video editing
  • Took part on planning aย  thanksgiving ceremony for a very close friend of mine who lost her dear sister at a tender age :(. Life is too short!
  • Remained positive in everything i do and letting go of things i can`t control. The level of Peace that i`ve experienced this month has been overwhelming.

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I`m hoping that April was a good month for you. What did it look like?

Thank you for stopping by….,

Love

Milly ๐Ÿ™‚

 

Outfit Ideas:

Blazer – H&M

Top – H&M

Pants – H&M

Shoes – Primark

Bag – Thrifted

Accessories – H&M

 

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38 Comments

  • Reply Elle 26/04/2016 at 2:12 pm

    Elegant is the word. Loving the whole outfit dear especially the pants. Good job.
    http://www.proudlyelled.com

  • Reply emily 26/04/2016 at 2:54 pm

    The Hair, the Pants, the Shoes, the Coat, the Bag……….EVERYTHING……. STUNNING….. glad you had a good month dear…. Praying for you to continue with your set goals ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 28/04/2016 at 9:59 am

      Praying for you as well hun..
      Everything will be ok in time ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Reply Mj 26/04/2016 at 4:56 pm

    Really gorgeous and well done on goal setting.
    Wishing you the very best.

    Mojisola
    http://www.mojintouch.com

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 28/04/2016 at 10:00 am

      Thannk you Moji ๐Ÿ™‚
      God bless you abundantly ..

  • Reply Linda 27/04/2016 at 9:34 am

    The pants are too fly..Looking so good dear..

    http://www.lindasworldofstyle.com

  • Reply Wenluditoh Daniellah 27/04/2016 at 10:08 pm

    You make me want to attack the shops right now so badly
    see how the hair, the shoes ,the pants , blazer , back skin name it all ! Everything is glowing here !
    I just love monochromes but black and white has always been forever new
    I see the summer body there already saying hallo ha!
    All the best with your report hope all goes well dear Milly , about April , I can’t speak as its not been loyal when it comes to weather aah!
    Enjoy your evening dearie
    x

    http://www.fashiongalorelovers.com

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 28/04/2016 at 10:02 am

      Haha Wendy!
      You always make my days ๐Ÿ™‚
      I know how April has been acting up! It`s not even funny anymore.
      But on the other hand, i`m quite optimistic that May will be amazing ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Reply Kathrine Eldridge 28/04/2016 at 12:13 pm

    This is such a chic look! I adore the details on the trousers. You styled this look to perfection Milly. Just gorgeous!

    http://www.kathrineeldridge.com

  • Reply WANJIRU 28/04/2016 at 1:07 pm

    Very classy….
    Love the pants and is that some leather detail, even better!

    http://www.wanjiruwangethe.me.ke

  • Reply Selfine 28/04/2016 at 1:46 pm

    Just stumbled on your blog while checking out various fashion blogs. I like your style and I’m looking forward to reading more of your posts. New found subscriber.

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 28/04/2016 at 8:09 pm

      Aaaaaw! Thanks Selfine..
      I`m working on more posts my dear. Thank you for the support ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Reply Missy May 28/04/2016 at 2:34 pm

    That is my definition of clean too and you look every bit of the definition. Love this outfit. Great fit! ๐Ÿ™‚
    April has been stressful, but thanks to God for the gift of life.

    http://missymayification.blogspot.co.uk

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 28/04/2016 at 8:10 pm

      You couldn`t hgacve said it better than this May!
      God bless you ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Reply Mademoiselle Coconath 29/04/2016 at 3:18 am

    Love every detail of your outfit!
    xx
    Mademoiselle Coconath
    http://mllecoconath.com

  • Reply Mary LyL 29/04/2016 at 2:25 pm

    You look very elegant!!!
    http://marylyl.blogspot.com/

  • Reply Len Parent 29/04/2016 at 3:29 pm

    Milly, you are beyond FABULOUS! This look is amazing on you! Your smile is priceless! You are such a darling! Thanks for outfit inspiration! Happy weekend my love!
    Much love, Len :=)

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 29/04/2016 at 9:08 pm

      Aaaaw Len!
      You have been more than a blessing to me! Never knew that a good friendship like ours could blossom like this!! I’m at awe hun!
      God bless you my dear

  • Reply MyraMyla 30/04/2016 at 11:04 pm

    Lovely post, this work outfit is gorgeous!!

    myramyla.com

  • Reply Stephanie 01/05/2016 at 4:24 pm

    You look amazing Milly. Absolutely stunning. x

    http://www.stephylately.com

  • Reply Filipa Jackson 02/05/2016 at 1:32 am

    I love those shoes, they are stunning. Now let me mention you… you are so beautiful, and your figure is serious goals

    Filipa xxx
    PlayingWithApparel.com | Instagram

  • Reply En_kay 02/05/2016 at 7:48 am

    Your picture quality no be here *in my Naija voice* always so clean. I love every bit of this look.oozes sophistication

    • Styled by Milly
      Reply Styled by Milly 03/05/2016 at 8:32 pm

      Hahaha…
      Where in this world have you been hiding hun?
      It`s been ages! Glad to have you back my dear ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Reply Kierra 02/05/2016 at 7:38 pm

    This look is adorable. I love your hair. Have a wonderful week

  • Reply Simplyhonestlyjojo 03/05/2016 at 8:50 pm

    Beautiful!!

  • Reply Jojo 03/05/2016 at 8:51 pm

    Beautiful

  • Reply Zubie 04/05/2016 at 12:22 am

    Nice, in love with your shoes

    https://fabandbloomblog.wordpress.com/

  • Reply Rshan Phonsi 05/05/2016 at 7:26 pm

    I love your style and smile. Simply gorgeous.

    http://www.rshanphonsi.com

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