Colour Block

Scarlet Aura | Colour Block

Colour Block Coat – LABEL Collections // Velvet Skirt – Made By Me // Boots – Luella Can we just have a moment of silence for this gorgeous colour block coat from LABEL Collections? I fell in love with it the minute I saw it on the mannequin in the window. Not only are the colours so fitting for my minimal wardrobe theme, it exudes …

Denim

Scarlet Aura | DIY Denim Off-The-Shoulder Ruffle Crop Top

Denim Ruffle Top – Made By Me (DIY Tutorial) // Wrap Choker – Made By Me // Pants – Exact // Booties – Cotton On // Fedora – The Lot In this DIY I show you how to make a super easy light-weight denim off-the-shoulder crop top. This style of top is so on trend right now as it features romanticism, off-the-shoulder, maybe even a …

Military Chic

Scarlet Aura | Military Chic

Khaki Blouse – LABEL Collections // Pant – Exact // Booties – YDE Wow, you guys! We’re almost in the middle of June and with the early morning and evening winter cold biting us in the behind, the weather is still a little confusing in Cape Town with some balmy and warm days here and there. It’s so hard to decide what to wear, but …

Cosplaying as Rey of Star Wars

Cosplaying as Rey of Star Wars | Scarlet Aura

Entire Rey costume (except the booties) made by me Unlike my Asuna of SAO cosplay that I created over a span of about 3 months, my Rey of Star Wars “The Force Awakens” took me a mere two nights to create! A hot glue gun and velcro are your best friend at times like these. As you know, it was May the 4th #StarWarsDay a …

Fashion Q&A with Deeva of Merwe Mode

Scarlet Aura | Fashion Q&A - Deeva of Merwe Mode

I have launched a Fashion Q&A series on Scarlet Aura where I interview fashion industry folk, and established and upcoming local fashion designers. I believe that you need to surround yourself with those that are where you aspire to be and I find that with each Q&A feature, I’m learning something new that truly inspires the budding designer in me to take things to the …

Kendo

Scarlet Aura | Kendo

Shirt – LABEL Collections // Jeggings & Booties – Cotton On // Shades – Stole From Hubby I got so excited when I first saw this shirt at LABEL Collections. It is reminiscent of a kendo uniform, and we all know how much I love all things Japanese. It makes me feel like I wanna do a sword fighting routine, even though this is, in …