Lovely Icons: Meet the beautiful Dolly Marshall!

For this segment of our career highlight series, we will be interviewing the phenomenal wedding planner, Ms. Dolly Marshall. Dolly is also a published writer, beautician by trade, stylist and all around fabulous womenpreneur! Her online profile shows a vibrant and stylish fashionista who brings beauty and creativity wherever she goes. Dolly‘s love for the … Continue Reading

Lovely Looks: Best coats for the season!

Fancy coat season is upon us! It’s time to round up our top trendy and fab outerwear as the temperatures drop and winter’s a calling. Don’t fret, if you need some ideas for looks as you update your wardrobes, I’ve got you covered! Below I’ve listed 5 elegant coats to inspire you on your Journey … Continue Reading

Lovely Spaces: Best Parisian parks for Autumnal walks🍂

Autumn in Paris is simply magical. It is my favorite season and in my opinion, the “fairest of all”. And as French novelist Albert Camus once said, “Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower. Indeed, the romantic scenery, the crisp cool air and stunning golden foliage are just some things that … Continue Reading

Lovely Highlight: Interning at FENTY!

Today’s Lovely Highlight interviewee will be an eclectic and passionate fashion intern, Jean-Daniel! After landing the coveted position at FENTY, the prestigious high fashion Maison, Jean-Daniel is definitely living his dream! Rihanna is the first Black Roman to launch a luxury house and FENTY is the first Fashion house owned by a woman under the … Continue Reading

Lovely Icons: meet the beautiful Carmen Day!

This lovely, talented and inspiring young woman has an awesome story to share. Meet Carmen Day! Her testimony is one of resilience, perseverance and overcoming adversity to become the best version of ourselves. Her journey from a teen who’s been in trouble with the law to pursuing law as a profession, has aptly been coined … Continue Reading

Art of Lovely: unleash your inner Khaleesi!

With the final episode of Game of thrones came the end of one of television’s most popular and iconic series. It also ushered in an era in television where women’s roles and images were being painted with equal representation and authority in a medieval, male dominant setting. But in the last season, the empowered woman … Continue Reading

Lovely Spaces: Fashion Night Couture 2019

🌹Fashion Night Couture: A Celebration of the Arts in Paris 🇫🇷 As the Editor of the ‘Journey To Lovely’ platforms, it was truly an honor to attend such a phenomenal event in honor of the legendary artist, Pablo Picasso. Revered as the Father of cubism, Picasso heralded the celebration of beauty in all its forms, … Continue Reading

Lovely Icons: Meet the beautiful Ariel

Paris Fashion Week is the most exciting fashion event during which you can meet some of the most fabulous and interesting people. In my capacity as an interviewer at the Fashion Week Studio show, I had the pleasure of exchanging with some fascinating figures and insiders of the industry. But one who particularly stood out, … Continue Reading

Lovely Looks: Balmain unleashes…

@TheJourneyToLovely X @Balmain for @ParisFashionWeek The Balmain RTW Fall/Winter 2019-20 show was beyond stunning. It was held at the Espace Champerret and as I exited my Uber, I was met with a host of paparazzi snapping away. I stopped, kind of intrigued that I was being photographed (felt more like Cannes than Paris). But quickly reminded myself that during Fashion Week, it’s glitz and glamour galore in the City of Lights. The show was scheduled to begin at 10:30 am and I was on time. I took a moment to scope out the venue and noticed some familiar faces, from A-listers to magazine editors and it-girls, all awaiting the impending spectacle. Before the final security check, I was standing right behind Vogue International Editor, Suzy Menkes, when it hit me, “you’re really here”. And so it began, attending my first Balmain fashion show. I sat down and the huge space … Continue Reading

Lovely Spaces: Karl’s Wintery Farewell (Chanel FW19/20 Collection) morning

The last collection created by Karl Lagerfled was presented to the public on March 5th. The emotion-filled, star-studded and highly anticipated show was an incredible hommage to the Kaiser of style himself, who sadly passed away in February of this year. Set in the majestic Grand Palais, a favorite of Mr Lagerfeld, the incredible show … Continue Reading