Monday, June 25, 2018

Agita's sustainable fashion corner

Being more aware of your surrounding, treating it properly and not losing your sense of style while doing all that? Indeed, it is possible, and all trends point us toward what is known as sustainable fashion. New tech innovations, materials and imitations that almost look real have made it possible.

I myself like to embrace it, from some of my Eco-leather look-a-like jackets, to bags that could even trick a pros eyes, I'll be showing you today some of my favorite brands to shop, as well as a special something on bloglovin that you should really check out!

A year ago I discovered this brand called Matt & Nat, their simple, yet powerful motto (Live beautifully) seems to perfectly fit with mine, I am kind of craving every single one of their handbags. (even their backpacks are made beautifully, and can even be found on Asos!)

Now, imagine you want an outdoor adventure (I myself am very fond of running and spending time outdoors), I think the best companion is Patagonia! Now this one, it was even brought up several times during my courses at uni, in case you forgot, I am a student of management, so of course they were mentioned as a very successful company. Their outdoor jackets (that come with special types of insurances), are according to me possibly the best ones out there, and not to mention that in my free time there is always a Patagonia T-Shirt I wear (mm, hello, not to forget the hoodies)

I know you've seen this brand around so much (I mean Instagram trending much) and you might didn't know it, but it is a sustainable one too. Of course, I'm talking about Reformation! Their cloths will bring out the Italian goddess in you within seconds, and since by now everyone knows my biggest obsession is with jumpsuits I made a small selection of the ones I covet, one short, one long, you choose!

All rights remain to their respectful owners. Photo sources: via Reformation, via Patagonia, via Matt&Nat

Song Of The Day

Disciples - Athiest

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Saturday, June 23, 2018

L'Oreal Pro Night Out

Recently I refreshed my hair color, but not in the old blonde ways I usually do, instead with subtle gold and pink tones. L'Oreal was to thank for! It was truly a hair fashion night and also the promotion of the newest temporary color options L'Oreal Pro has developed. The colors are, I can already tell, gonna be used for a wide variety of festival styles (there are so pigmented and vibrant even when they dry out), and there is no need to worry, since they disappear after one washing!

I decided to stay true to myself and the hairdresser did the rest, we opted for a boxer vibe, two big braids, easily done within minutes, with finishing touches in gold and pink. Grant parrucchieri is one of the most trustworthy hair salons I have seen in Milan so far (they also style Veronica Ferraro, whom I'm a very huge fan of), the atmosphere was amazing, it wasn't just a hair appointment, it was a party! With good food, cocktails, and even better hairstyles what could actually go wrong? (Nothing of course...)

(me, well, just being myself XD)

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Outfit in the post: Shirt - Vintage; Shorts - Bought in a cute little boutique in Greece; Shoes  - Converse;

Monday, June 18, 2018

Frankfurt Calling

(in love with my shirt)

Frankfurt, what pops up in your mind as I mention this is most likely the European Central Bank, a picture of a finance center in general, and well, this weekend you could have caught me there as well!

After more than three years, it was time for me (and my German skills) to once again revisit the city and enjoy its flair and river side. I almost had forgotten how at home I actually feel in Germany. Fun fact is, German is my second mother tongue. After absorbing and listening to kid's TV shows for half a year on their channels, I randomly started speaking it at age 2 (and haven't stopped since).

Brunches are my favorite thing in the world, especially if there is also a buffet section (yes, why yes, I do live for the hotel all inclusive lifestyle). My search in Frankfurt resulted in a wonderful one at Cron am Hafen! The offer includes a coffee or tea and lots of sweet and salty things to choose from!

I love that the city is so active, everyone is either on their bicycles or going for a run. For me long walks next to the river side are essential, also the bridges are ideal for picture taking, the weather served me well and I finally put on some shorts, as well as my new shirt from Esprit that I recently purchased, and later when I get hungry... let me ask you, do you know What's beef?

I also just found out, a diner style venue with heavenly burgers, the menu offers a wide variety (and even sweet potato fries as side options). I chose a very extravagant one as the picture might tell. What really makes this restaurant special is actually the shakes they offer, I discovered the amazing pictures on Instagram and really craved one, but keep in mind it takes longer for them to be made. Another big bonus is that one can watch soccer while eating there!

Dear Frankfurt, thank you for keeping me busy this weekend, and I hope to see you soon! Now, I am back in Milan, slowly packing up my stuff and preparing for yet another move! 

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Outfit in the post: Shirt - Esprit ; Shorts - bought in Greece in a super small store :D; Slippers - Zara

Wednesday, June 6, 2018


While preparing for exams there is nothing more relaxing to me than being able to just hop on my bicycle and take myself out for the thing I crave most once a day: COFFEE... You know me, I am usually the tea advocate in this corner, but sometimes you just have your Gilmore Girls moments, where you have to have a latte macchiato or a cappuccino (we've all been there, and also watching the Gilmore Girls reboot wasn't maybe the smartest idea XD).

Being in Italy makes things thus far more easier, I mean helloooo, coffee is a religion here, and I decided to join in on the servings. In these two years of studying here the only thing I am not joining in is the drinking coffee while standing (if you are like me from the Balkans, hour long coffee time is kind of the norm you grow up with, am not really planning on changing that). 

What else do we need? Well, a good read to join in on the fun. My new goal for this year was to read one or two books a week, and I did manage to keep my promise. As I got older, as the school obligations accelerated the time for reading more kind of minimized itself, but it is a healthy way for the brain to reset itself and just have a little break. My coffee table includes mostly classics, some modern day literature and other bits and pieces.

The personal favorites of the moment are Demian by Hermann Hesse, The Picture of Dorian Gray, followed by some business and development books like Lean in by Sheryl Sandberg, what I find particularly interesting is actually books about the development and structures of languages and cognitive functions of the brain, since an early age I have been kind of obsessed with these topics, even today I like to research even more on them, that is, when my time allows to do so. I have to say Thinking Fast and Slow (one of my most recent reads) has definitely been a book I couldn't put down and it came in handy during all of my airport time.

I do think we spend so much time on the internet (mysteriously we always find time for that), that it can only be considered fair to drop that phone of yours and indulge in a bit of printed work. For me, one of the best sites is Bookdepository, from school books to fiction, fantasy, arts, cooking and self-development they provided me with all I needed with just one klick. Here in Italy it is hard to find books in English, and when you do, well, the Italian already put a grand price to it as well! The site was kind of my knight in shinning armor! I have also left you the links to my favorite books of the moment in case you happen to like those topics too! I have one more exam to go, so wish me luck and stay tuned for the newest adventures on the blog!