• Resources for Starting a Product Based Brand

    So you want to start a product based brand? When I was in New York City for Fashion Week I was also working on my brand Siku Jewelry. Developing this line has been a long journey for me and a learning curve. If you haven’t studied the process in school you learn from experience. I […]

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    September 28, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • Building a Blog Website – WordPress.org vs WordPress.com

    I built my blog with WordPress.org. If you’re starting a new blog it can be a bit overwhelming when trying to decide what platform to build your website on. I’ve learned a lot about building websites because of my 3 businesses and a lot about WordPress in the past ten years of having my blog. […]

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    September 22, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • Preparing a Fall Wardrobe

    There are a few key pieces I feel are necessary to make a Fall wardrobe complete. And wow, I can’t believe how quickly the summer passed. It is already mid September and Fall officially starts on September 23rd! As I’m writing you now I am currently in upstate New York in Ithaca. It’s warm but […]

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    September 11, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • Never Ending Summer – Best One Piece Swim

    It’s a never ending summer! Especially, if you live in California (or Miami where I lived for 2 years). I was at Point Dume in Malibu two weeks ago and it was absolutely gorgeous. That was the first time I’d ever been there. I love that through blogging I get to be a tourist in […]

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    August 27, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • 3 Ways to Wear Leopard Print

    Leopard print always circles back into style. It’s timeless. It’s been around for decades and won’t be going anywhere. So, you might as well embrace it and learn how to wear it! If you’re not used to wearing the print, styling it can seem intimidating. However, there’s no need to feel overwhelmed. I’m here to […]

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    August 12, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • Examining Writer’s Block and the Pressure to Constantly Create

    I’ve sat down to write this post about 3 or 4 times. Nothing came to me. Writer’s block is an awful feeling. I strive to provide value in each of my blog posts. Lately I’ve been feeling like I’ve covered so many topics and there’s not more to express for fear of redundancy. Of course, I […]

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    July 24, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • 8 Ways to Cope with Anxiety

    Wow! I can’t believe I haven’t written a dedicated post on this yet. I’ve been dealing with anxiety for 10+ years. It started heavily when I was in college. I was a sophomore. The combination of anxiety and insomnia kept me up until 6 a.m. for days straight. I was still going to class, and […]

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    July 20, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • Wednesday’s in my Good American Jeans

    I tried these Good American jeans on in the fitting room at Nordstrom. It was love at first try-on. Is that a thing? Well, it is now. I can’t believe jeans like this even exist. I don’t know about you but when I go pants shopping it’s often a nightmare. It’s so difficult finding pants […]

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    July 17, 2019 By Deena Danielle
  • The 7 Best Places to Thrift in Los Angeles

    If you’ve followed me for a little while you know I’m all about thrift shopping. You can see some of my thrifted looks here here and here. I love it because it’s fun, economical, and you end up finding vintage or unique pieces. I think people have the misconception that I spend a lot of […]

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    July 9, 2019 By Deena Danielle