In our #AskClozette series, #TeamClozette addresses questions and
helps solve beauty and fashion dilemmas from the Community.

With all the fashion choices that we have for summer, it's easy to get overwhelmed. For the second part of the first instalment of #AskClozette, we'll answer a question from Efaye about summer fashion.

What colours of clothes are best to wear this summer? (Efaye, 22)

Therese says: Hi, Efaye! As we're aware, bright colours are always welcomed when summer is around the corner. This year is no exception. We've seen fashion houses the likes of Balenciaga and Céline showcasing Spring/Summer collections with most of the designs featuring tones on the brighter side of the palette. The trending shade at the moment? Blush!

We've specially curated a community board for inspirations on how to wear this shade this summer. Check it out here!

Aside from our colour recommendation, we suggest that you pick clothes made with lightweight materials. For example, instead of denim, opt for chambray instead. This allows your skin to “breathe” better through the summer heat so as to avoid heat rash and other skin problems that tend to bug us during this season.

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Summer is also the perfect time to show some skin in a classy way! Off-shoulders, sleeveless shirts and sweetheart necklines are great; and you can pair these with flowy skirts and shorts. Dresses with cold shoulder cuts are my current favourite.

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The most important thing to remember is to experiment and have fun with fashion. Don’t forget to share your #OOTDs with us, Efaye! We'll look forward to it.

Got your own beauty or fashion dilemmas to share with the team? Message us over at Facebook or Instagram with #AskClozette, your name, and age in the intro!



Now, more than ever, it’s time for us women to stay true to ourselves and stand for what we believe in. While the world is constantly evolving, women are still often put in a box. But that’s not how things should be.

Empower yourself and do what rings most true to you — that’s exactly what we should do, and that’s also the challenge that PANDORA implores us to partake in. Just in time for Spring/Summer 2017, PANDORA has made the bold move to not just encourage people to create “Unforgettable Moments”, but to ask everyone to “Do” just what they need to stay empowered.

Aptly promoting to start with one’s self, PANDORA launched the “Do Be True To Yourself” campaign to inspire women to stay authentic to who they are and what they believe in.

We are all unique, and we all have things that inspire and motivate us. Whether it’s setting your sights on a new pair of earrings as a reward for how hard you hustle or a set of bracelets that complement your personal style, PANDORA encourages us to be bold in staying true to ourselves — wants and needs included.

Let your uniqueness shine as bright as the versatile and strong pieces from PANDORA’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection, which were inspired by the special strength that women carry. We feel proud knowing that the jewellery we wear are crafted by a company that stands by the same ideals as us — a care for the environment, for the people, and for the authenticity in us.

Learn more about the PANDORA Spring/Summer Collection here.



Power dressing may seem easy, but aside from the challenge of putting clothes together to create a really strong and confident vibe, it's also not light on the pockets to create a full office wardrobe on top of your casual wear. But what if we tell you that your trusty gym clothes can double up as pieces to curate a stylish and functional work OOTDs?

Start rummaging through your sports bras and blazers as we share our best hacks to help you pass off your fitness clothes as office wear. 

Play with layers

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Since crop tops are no longer strangers to the workplace setting, high-waisted slacks and a blazer can easily switch your sports bra from a gym garment to a girl boss top in no time. 

When in doubt, go for monochrome

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Flowy shorts are not only comfortable to wear when busting out some sweat in the gym, but it can also create an effortlessly chic semi-casual look for not-too-busy days in the office. Just stick with a solid colour scheme and top it off with a scene-stealing blazer and no one will even notice the difference, trust us!

Take advantage of its simplicity

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Have dry-fit shirts that are print-free? Transform it into something that can make you own that important meeting without breaking a sweat. Put on a cardigan and balance the outfit out by amping up your accessorising game, and voila! Power outfit made. 

Accentuate your silhouette

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Have an office function coming up? Slay with your go-to gym tank top and a high-waisted bottom to give emphasis to your silhouette. With this simple hack, no one will ever be able to look away from your makeshift romper/dress!

Want more workwear inspiration? Look here.