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Ana Paula Tirado

My Holiday Wishlist: AP Tirado

December 4, 2020 by

With the holidays right around the corner, I have began the inevitable process of gift shopping. I love buying presents for other people so much that I decided to craft the ultimate Christmas wishlist full of items that I personally would love to gift or be gifted. Keep reading for some serious gift inspo!

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About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Brand Spotlight: Arieta

November 11, 2020 by

If you’re anything like me you live for athleisure– or should I say live in athleisure? Now don’t get me wrong, I love dressing up, but quarantine and zoom classes have made me appreciate a good sweatsuit. Who says you can’t be comfy and cute at the same time? With that being said, SMUStyle alum Adriana Bremer founded athleisure brand, Arieta, last year. Keep reading for the 411 on the label!

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About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Versed Skincare

August 26, 2020 by

I’ve never been much of a skincare junkie. I cleanse and moisture and hope for the best, but with all the free time on my hands this summer; I decided to see what all the skincare hype was all about. Spoiler alert: I have been converted. That being said– out of the countless products and brands I tried; VERSED delivered and then some. VERSED is an affordable skincare brand you can find at your local Target–Yep, you read that right. Their products are vegan, cruelty-free, sulfate-free, paraben-free, etc. Keep reading for my favorite products! Continue Reading

About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Must-read on masks

April 30, 2020 by

Quarantine is in full effect in many places and with no clear end in sight, we have to adapt to the day-to-day changes. Self-isolation is the recommended practice by many healthcare professionals and when you are unable to self-isolate you should self-distance appropriately- but what exactly is proper self-distance? Staying at least 6-feet apart from others and wearing a mask seems to be the consensus amongst many. However, medical-grade masks for healthcare professional usage are a priority- but don’t worry many fashion brands have got you covered (no pun intended). Continue Reading

About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Your Mind Matters

April 2, 2020 by

I’m pretty good at taking care of myself physically. I work out, try to eat healthy (often succumbing to a good burger) and place importance on my skincare and haircare routine. But what about mentally and emotionally? There is stigma surrounding mental health that sometimes makes it hard to openly discuss our problems and adress them. These are uncertain and stressful times for many– COVID-19 is affecting our SMU community and the world. A global pandemic is going on, yet a lot of us have to continue working and keeping up with school. With all this stress piling on, I wanted to write a couple of ways to make sure you are taking care of yourself internally. Keep on reading for my wellness tips! Continue Reading

About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Profiled: Avery Le Voyer

February 13, 2020 by

You’ve probably seen her out and about sporting insanely chic outfits… Dallas native Avery Le Voyer is a serious style inspiration. I’ve chatted with her about her go-to looks & trends. Keep reading to find out more about Avery!

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About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Last-Minute NYE Outfit Inspo

December 31, 2019 by

It’s NYE and you’ve already rummaged through your closet 5 times trying to put an outfit together with seemingly no luck each time. We’ve all been there, you have the perfect NYE outfit in your head, but when you try it on, it looks nothing like you imagined. Once the “what am i going to wear?” panic stops, in kicks the “I’m sure there is something I can find in my closet” laced with desperation. But stop stressing & keep reading for last-minute outfit tips. Continue Reading

About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Gift Guide: Jetsetter edition

December 3, 2019 by

Buying gifts for friends can be hard especially for the travel addict who has 5 back-to-back trips booked. They’ve seen at least half of the world and have swoon-worthy instagram feeds to prove it, so what exactly do you gift a jetsetter? Well we got you covered with 8 gift ideas your friend is guaranteed to love!

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About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.

Cool Coats to Beat the Cold

November 14, 2019 by

It’s finally starting to get cold; and I am so excited to bring out the coats! I love the cold but I hate feeling cold– so let’s talk coats shall we?

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About Ana Paula Tirado

I'm a part-time cowgirl, part-time cheese connoisseur and full-time fashion addict. In my free time I can be found sipping a matcha latte whilst walking the Katy Trail.