Fall weather is finally here. And as temperatures start to dip, it’s time to start putting away your summer clothes and renew your closet with fall staples. One such staple that’s been in my closet and that I am most excited to wear again is a versatile Sweater Dress. I’ve worn many sweater dresses over … Continue Reading

New York Fashion Week is happening! But just like every other major event of 2020 that wasn’t canceled, it looks nothing like it did in the past. The “new normal” of everyday social-distancing is pushing the organizers behind NYFW to get more creative than ever. On the CFDA website, shows and presentations are streamed live … Continue Reading

BEFORE AFTER – Snow Day BEFORE AFTER – Smooth + Shadowy BEFORE AFTER – Rose Gold City BEFORE AFTER – Retro Beach Day BEFORE AFTER – Crisp + Bright BEFORE AFTER – Country Chic 6 Fashion/Lifestyle Adobe Lightroom Presets – OpalbyOpal Collection Free We all know how important it is to get that perfect edit … Continue Reading

I’m bringing you another try-on haul today, this time I’m styling up a few pieces I purchased from H&M, Mango and &Other Stories. I wanted some versatile basic pieces that I can easily wear with other items in my closet. You can take majority of the items featured in this haul straight into the Fall … Continue Reading

I was gifted the new Fenty Skin collection and have been testing it for the past 3 weeks for you Gems! Watch the video and read my full impressions below: https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Fenty-916-ratio-Opal-edit.mp4 I was super impressed with the minimal packaging. There are no caps to remove, you just twist to open and it makes everything a … Continue Reading

“DO THE RIGHT THING”. In a world full of competing ideologies, what is the right thing? I’ve always been guided by the Golden Rule – do unto others as you would have them do unto you. I think that’s a principle we can all get behind no matter your gender, color or creed. What’s your one mantra (or mantras) … Continue Reading

Lilac has been my go-to makeup look this summer and today I’m showing you how I achieve this signature glowy look. Listing all the products I used below. Hope you enjoy the video and let me know in the comments what’s been your go-to makeup look these days  https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Automatic-5.mp4 Shop The Look: Don’t forget to … Continue Reading

“Be the woman who fixes another woman’s crown, without telling the world that it was crooked and align yourself with women who will do the same for you.” – Anonymous Styled up the very on-trend muscle tee with shoulder pads with my girl Gail @simplygailg. Are you into this trend because I’m absolutely loving it. … Continue Reading

Hey Gems! Many of you have asked me how I shoot my photos so today I am showing you a little behind the scenes of a typical photoshoot. Maxim shoots all of my photos and our creative journey together started when we first began dating and I pretty much forced him to take my photos … Continue Reading

Hey Gems!! We’re halfway through the week and I hope you’re having a lovely one so far!! I’ve been doing a bit of online shopping and today I’m sharing some looks I purchased from Asos with a Style Haul. They had some beautiful pieces that I wanted to try out like the asymmetrical linen midi … Continue Reading