Sustainable Luxury Holiday Gift Guide (All Under $50)

I’ve already started my gifting, *hi mom* but as our precious world grows more and more threatened via continued unsustainable practices (leading to climate change, water scarcity, biodiversity, etc.), I believe there’s no time like the present to start gathering presents (for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or otherwise) that are sustainable, and good for the earth! For…

How I Hit the Reset Button

I love being a waste person. No–really. I enjoy that wonderful feeling of coming home, taking off all my makeup and accessories, and hitting the couch just to put my feet up and watch YouTube videos as my popcorn pops in the microwave. I do genuinely believe that indulging doesn’t have to mean downing a…

Conferences & Confidence

Hearing from individuals who have fearlessly embarked on paths that may seem unconventional to our cookie-cutter mindsets always helps, and here’s why: Often times, we need an extra vote of confidence and some reassurance to propel us forward in the direction our hearts have been yearning for. Personally, I find that attending conferences is fuel…

Lemon Cupcake Recipe

Food, fashion and fitness are my three favorites. I’ve always been a foodie at heart, and I figured, why not share some of my creations with you all? I also know that a lot of you guys have been requesting more food-related content, so here comes a simple recipe for cupcakes I made for a…

Melrose Avenue Moments

In my attempt to be as non-touristy as possible in my own city, I somehow managed to find myself on Melrose Ave–AKA the street in LA that has the ultra insta-famous pink wall that hundreds of visitors stop at daily to pose and/or put on their perfect pout. As I walked past, I asked myself,…

Stylebymalvika: Powered by Failure

From nights spent in the Prudential Center chomping away at Wagamama and Eataly enjoying whilst shooting for the blog, to 5:00 AM weekday mornings spent responding to emails and taking calls in regards to brand deals and negotiations, and weekends that should’ve been spent partying away but instead saw me cramming for exams, polishing presentations,…