City Lights – A Story of Belonging & Reassurance

City lights on the opposite mountain.

I’ve always been a solitary person. Happy in my own company.

Even when I was in the city, when my girlfriends went out on Friday nights, I’d choose to stay home. On those nights alone, I’d spend hours staring out of my bedroom window looking at city lights. Millions of those colorful dots that lit up the whole world. Vertically on buildings, on hoardings, as street lights and in thousands on cars that drove from under me in a golden blur.

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15 Last Minute Christmas Gifts For Men

Christmas Gifts for men
15 Awesome Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Men.

Jesus! Christmas is literally 4 days away! If you count Christmas eve, then 3 days.

How did time fly?

In any case, if you’re freaking over the fact that you haven’t bought the perfect Christmas gift for your man yet – and worst still don’t know what to get – then this list of 15 last minute Christmas gifts for men should help you find something.

Shopping for men is so hard, especially if the man in question is impossibly choosy. So, to save time, I took gift suggestions from actual men about what they’d really like at any age as a Christmas gift and drew up this list.

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Everything About the Jupiter and Saturn ‘Great Conjunction’ of 2020

An image of the solar system showing the Jupiter and Saturn conjunction.
Tune in on Dec 21st, to watch the Jupiter and Saturn Conjunction like the rest of the world.

A lot of things have transpired this year. Some good, but many not so good. But as the year draws to a close something spectacular, if not magical is going to happen on the longest night of 2020.

So be ready to watch the night sky light up as the two of the largest planets in our solar system: Jupiter and Saturn unite after 800 years!

As I am neither a seasoned stargazer nor an amateur astronomer – I had a lot of questions about this rare and magnificent celestial phenomenon. So, divided into different questions, I’ve simplified everything you need to know about the Jupiter and Saturn ‘Great Conjunction’ of 2020. Jupiter and Saturn conjunction star.

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Ivory Mist’s Ultimate Guide of Christmas Gift Ideas for Women

Christmas gift ideas for women
Christmas Gift Ideas for Women

It’s December already.

While this time is usually marked by cheer and excitement – this year though, the collective sentiment of the world population is not leaning too freely towards celebratory. It’s not just the fear, but perhaps even the uncertainty.

I get it, because I feel it too.

But if there is one reason to revive the merriment within you – even for just a minute – it is to show your gratitude towards those who stood by you through these tough times. And what better way to show your appreciation than through a Christmas gift?

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The Chanel Fashion Show Taught Me What Fashion Is Really About

The Chanel Fashion Show - Pre-Fall Collection 2021
Chanel Fashion Show – The ‘Le Château des Dames’ 2020/21 Métiers d’art Show

Sitting in the cosy confines of my bed, for the first time today I watched a Chanel Fashion Show. The ‘Le Château des Dames’ 2020/21 Métiers d’art Show to be precise.

It’s an annual show they do as a tribute to the small artisans and specialist workshops Chanel started to buy since 1984 – as a way to preserve the fine craftsmanship of French luxury.

Better still, to me and to you known as the Pre-Fall 2020/21 fashion show.

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