Halimi Castellanos

Halimi is AKIRA's Copywriter & current Editor/Blog Coordinator of blog.shopakira.com. When she's not developing creative content at work, she enjoys hanging out with friends, live music, Netflix and traveling whenever possible.

Basics We Swear By

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You stand in front of your closet, contemplating, surveying the lines of hanging clothes. “Ughh, what do I wear,” you repeatedly ask yourself in annoyance as time quickly ticks by. A bit dramatic? Maybe; but, every girl knows the struggle far too well. The absence of basic closet staples is a crucial mistake for fashion lovers and casual dressers alike. Boasting the utmost versatility, it’s important to …

#ClosetCleanse

AKIRA, spring

Whether you’re an aspiring minimalist, fashion hoarder or simply looking to reorganize for a seasonal revamp, tackling a closet cleanse can be quite tricky. With heaps of clothes consistently piling up, it can definitely be difficult to distinguish the space-wasters from the vital outfit regulars. But enough is enough! It’s time to put an end to that procrastination streak of yours. The season of spring cleaning is upon us, and there’s no …

SS17 FENTY X PUMA Release

The BADGAL is back at it again. From iconic creeper sneakers to faux-fur slides, we’ve consistently raced to purchase the performer-turned-designer’s adored footwear styles. Cherry-picking from the ingenious and wondrously unconventional emerging trends, and infusing them with her one-of-a-kind panache, Rihanna continues to push boundaries as PUMA’s Creative Director. Thursday, March 9th marked the pre-release for Rihanna’s SS17 Fenty x Puma collection. The latest collaboration introduces four new …