Christmas Gift Guide

By aikonik | December 13, 2018

If your are like me and have yet to get all your Christmas presents sorted, I have put together a Gift Guide that I hope will help you find some nice gifts for your loved ones. Stuck with what to get? To make life even easier I have arranged this guide by colour  to make … Read more

In Company With Podcasts

By aikonik | October 26, 2018

Podcasts have definitely made a huge impact on me recently, in both a creative way as well as being a motivational tool whilst I work. Although there are times when being in the studio you need some ‘no distraction’ time or listening to music at full blast.

Skincare Routine

By aikonik | October 26, 2018

For the last few months I have really upped my skincare game, taking time to give my skin a breather, but also looking after it both morning and night.

The Freelancer Diaries: Working Alone

By aikonik | July 24, 2018

Time to confess, because I work from home and self-employed for the past 12 years, sometimes I get lonely. I thought it would be helpful to anyone who is thinking of working for themselves and some pros and cons of working at home. I think the biggest battle is that there are times when being … Read more

June Favourites

By aikonik | July 1, 2018

I am lucky enough to get amazing products arrive monthly that I get to try and experiment with. So I thought I would start letting you know some of the stand out products that I have genuinely been loving and using throughout the last month. SKIN I don’t always wear foundation (as an avid user … Read more

THE TRUTH ABOUT SOCIAL MEDIA – BEING AN INFLUENCER

By aikonik | June 19, 2018

The truth about social media and being an “influencer” in this day and age is not what most people assume it to be.

CONSTRUCTING A FLAT LAY

By aikonik | June 4, 2018

I get asked all the time as to how I construct a flat lay. There is no simple answer, really is about practicing, creating your own style, but ultimately every flat lay is determined by what you choose to place within it. So here are all the things I tend to think about when creating … Read more

The Tech Report

By aikonik | May 14, 2018

Some of the most frequestly asked questions all answered in this Tech Report. From the cameras and lenses I use for my flat lays, editing apps and programs to get all the images you see on my feed.

Empties – Were they worth it?

By aikonik | May 1, 2018

Over the last few months I have stored all the beauty and skincare products I have run out of and thought I would put together a little review – Were they worth it? The ones I loved and would repurchase again and again … and others I may not.

THE WARM PALETTES WE ARE ALL LUSTING OVER

By aikonik | March 5, 2018

With so much make up on the market at the moment I’m here to break down a hero piece we all want, an eyeshadow palette that meets all your needs (day and night), the warm eyeshadow palettes we are all lusting over.

Inflight Essentials

By aikonik | January 9, 2018

  The key to a successful trip is getting well organised and it all starts with being well prepared with your inflight essentials. Packing only what you really need and the rest should be in your baggage. So get your checklist out and make sure you have all of the following… The Must Haves Passport … Read more

The Travel Packing Process

By aikonik | December 28, 2017

The worse part about travel, the packing process! Having travelled quite a few times I feel like I have ‘mastered’ the process of elimination.