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#Inktober

Posted by Aura Charisse on October 31, 2018 at 2:25 AM Comments comments (0)
What started out as reprieve for an angsty teen several years back, became a signature medium. The visit to Chihuly proved to spark more than just inspiration and drove me to revisit memory lane. A shadow to my gifted sibling, I, myself, also found interest in the arts. I followed in my sibling’s footsteps, observing and learning on how to sketch, draw, pain...
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Ily Chihuly

Posted by Aura Charisse on July 26, 2018 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (0)
One thing about art is the wonder it brings to mundanity. From something so simple, a mere object can easily metamorph into something incredibly splendid ---like how threads are woven into mesmerizing patterns, how clay is purified into spotless porcelain, how a blazing furnace can bring about fine glass, and how light can be manipulated to daze onlookers. Such is the awe that struck and humbled me in
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Oversized chic.

Posted by Aura Charisse on July 4, 2018 at 7:35 AM Comments comments (0)

While it’s nice to flaunt your curves every now and then when wearing fitted outfits, I prefer wearing loose clothes on most days. I especially love wearing extremely oversized shirts as loungewear. As soon as I get home, I literally just strip myself off of any outside clothing and immediately change into my loungewear. It’s such an underrated level of comfort! I’m sure I’m not the only one!
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On mental health.

Posted by Aura Charisse on June 9, 2018 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)

One thing people don’t often openly talk about is mental health, especially for those who are victims of a debilitating illness.


Behind the façade of style and creativity, I’m actually one of those who is ill.

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Style and comfort.

Posted by Aura Charisse on June 4, 2018 at 10:25 PM Comments comments (0)
Who else has always been a lover of dresses as a little girl?


I remember being teased for always being in a dress when I was younger. You’d rarely see me in shorts or pants and my god, did I hate being in overall jumpers! They told me a dress was definitely my iconic childhood attire. Fast forward to my twenties, nothing much ...
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To new beginnings.

Posted by Aura Charisse on March 18, 2018 at 4:30 AM Comments comments (0)

At the onset of 2018, a friend came up to me and said, “I’m looking forward to your new year post!” to which I shyly replied, “If I have something substantial and creative to write about!” It’s mid-March now, but let me try to address the grand, new year that is 2018.


Looking back at 2017, it was a most difficult year as countless obstacles and dreadful tri...

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