Scandinavian Nomad

I Wish I Were A Jetsetter, I’m As Busy As One

Road trip taken in FinlandLast week I had an extremely busy week in Helsinki, visiting some family who live there and enjoying myself in a beautiful city; this is also the reason I haven’t posted about all of my exciting adventures because I was so busy. But I had a wonderful time going all around Helsinki with my cousin, who is adorable! I took a lot of photos but I only brought my Canon film camera that I use for art photography, Read the rest of this entry »

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Finland Suomi Summer Kesä 2011!! The Beginning

Midsummer's Eve in HelsinkiOne of the reasons I have been so incredibly busy this month is because I made one of the biggest transitions in my life. I graduated! However, what made everything even more hectic is the fact that three days after I graduated I flew to my home country to visit family. Read the rest of this entry »

Nowness.com: Janie Taylor for Chloe

I found this amazing website called Nowness which features the coolest videos, which all have something to do with art and creativity and/or fashion. The videos truly have a very luxe quality to them. Read the rest of this entry »

The Hair

For prom I chose to go with a classic French Twist updo. I wanted something that was simple, elegant, and chic to go with my dress and shoes. I didn’t want anything that would be too busy or something that would distract from the main attention, but something that people would still notice. I also didn’t want the typical curly-curls hairstyle that is normally seen at proms, as was seen at mine. People either had their hair straight down or in some form of curls. Not saying there is anything wrong with that, it’s just not for me and it was not a route that I wanted to take.  Read the rest of this entry »

The Dress


My gorgeous gown/dress. So I chose this image to display here because it shows a little bit of both the front and the back. I bought my dress from David’s Bridal, which was an amazing experience on its own–being surrounded by all of these gorgeous gowns for different occasions, and then of course there was the wedding gowns. I instantly fell in love with the dress when I wore it, and only tried the other dresses the lady pulled out to see how they would look on me, and of course because I wanted to try on more gowns. Read the rest of this entry »