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Wardrobe Staples | Women | ARISTOS

We asked 6 ladies and referenced a fashion and lifestyle blogger in NYC for the most go-to items in their wardrobes. Real women tell us among their lives as busy entrepreneurs, moms, city women, and fashion forward thinking individuals, what their go to items are and what they think every closet needs!

What Gen-Z New Yorkers Are Buying for Back-to-School

It's the time of the summer when the store aisles are stocked to the brim with multicolored folders, patterned pencil cases, and Post-its galore. While shopping for lined paper and an excessive number of highlighters may have been exciting when we were 12, the hard truth is that we aren't kids anymore.

4 Muslim Women Share Their Hair-Care Routines While Wearing Hijab

Hair care and hijabs aren't discussed together all that frequently; however, despite not being on display, that hair underneath the scarf still requires special attention and has unique needs. Whether it's dryness, frizz, or tension on your roots -along with the specific nurturing each hair type requires-it's important to target your hair's concerns rather than using the hijab as an easy cover-up.

Everyone's Making Pumpkin Spice Cookies And They Look Delicious

With temperatures dropping and the leaves turning, it's officially the season of pumpkin-spiced-everything. While we'll never say no to a syrup-infused latte, another autumnal sweet treat has caught our eye: namely, pumpkin spice cookies. Laced with festive spices and made with sweet pumpkin and vanilla, these baked delights are just right for October - and we'll be baking some in the run-down to Halloween.

Beautiful People: Zaynab Issa

Introducing our new blog series, Beautiful People, featuring women who inspire us with both their outer and inner glow. Meet Zaynab Issa. We were immediately drawn to Zaynab's eye for finding beauty in everyday moments and her delectable recipes. There are few things we love more than food and skincare.

VELA Game Changer: Zaynab Issa

Zaynab Issa is one of those girls that fit a week into a day. She self-published the cookbook Let's Eat, filled with delectable looking East African Indian recipes all while working and studying full time.

21 Easy, Delicious Pumpkin Recipes From TikTok That'll Get You In The Fall Spirit

Pumpkin 👏🏼 flavored 👏🏼 EVERYTHING! 👏🏼

19 Mesmerizing Food And Cooking TikToks That I've Honestly Watched Too Many Times

I can't stop watching these. I didn't fully get ~into~ TikTok until I realized that it's an incredible source of food content. Now, I can easily spend hours watching cooking hacks, food tricks, and recipe tutorials. Here are a handful of the most mesmerizing food TikToks I've found along the way.

Not-So-Sexy with Zaynab Issa

Not-So-Sexy is an on-going series on Miilkiina.com profiling creatives around the world and their "not-so-sexy" self-isolation and work-from-home experiences. Last week, we chatted with Zaynab Issa, a freelance creative who just released her first recipe book, "Let's Eat" . She is a first-generation American whose family is East African (from Songea and Zanzibar).

24 Food Zines We Really Loved This Year

If 2020 brought us anything good, it was a new crop of DIY projects, from email newsletters to sourdough pop-ups to sweatshirts tie-dyed with onion skins and turmeric. One of the projects I've especially enjoyed following are food zines.

Ringra Bateta - Jikoni

Ringra Bateta- potato and eggplant in a tomato curry with Indian origins but a signature dish in recipe developer and cookbook author Zaynab Issa 's Tanzanian household. It's simply crushed tomatoes layered with spices- cumin, turmeric, garlic, coriander simmered until you're left with a luscious curry paste to coat tender pieces of potato and eggplant.

I Asked My Favorite TikTok Chefs for Their Favorite Feel-Good Recipes

Growing up, the way I (and many other people) were taught about food was not the best, and I've only realized that recently. Instead of viewing food as a nutritional source, we were taught that certain foods were bad and certain were good and that any sort of treats had to be deserved.

This is why foodies should be on TikTok

f you're missing the fun, indulgent and downright delicious food of your favourite restaurants, bakeries and street food markets, it's time to stop waiting for restrictions to ease and head to TikTok - the destination for short-form mobile video - for inspiration.

The Tiktok School of Cooking and How It's Influencing Food Culture

Until spring 2020, Lisa Nguyen only knew how to cook instant ramen. But, stuck at home and hungry like the rest of America, Nguyen began making her first homemade meals, sharing them on TikTok. Now, 1.4 million followers are learning to cook alongside her.

Polaroid Go with Blair Caldwell and Zaynab Issa

The newest (and tiniest) addition to the Polaroid family is the Polaroid Go camera. Featuring a miniaturized version of the classic Polaroid film (it fits right in the palm of your hand), the Polaroid Go is ideal for an on-the-go creator.

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Wardrobe Staples | Women | ARISTOS

We asked 6 ladies and referenced a fashion and lifestyle blogger in NYC for the most go-to items in their wardrobes. Real women tell us among their lives as busy entrepreneurs, moms, city women, and fashion forward thinking individuals, what their go to items are and what they think every closet needs!

What Gen-Z New Yorkers Are Buying for Back-to-School

It's the time of the summer when the store aisles are stocked to the brim with multicolored folders, patterned pencil cases, and Post-its galore. While shopping for lined paper and an excessive number of highlighters may have been exciting when we were 12, the hard truth is that we aren't kids anymore.

4 Muslim Women Share Their Haircare Routine While Wearing Hijab

For women who wear the hijab, hair care and maintenance comes with their own unique issues, namely maintaining moisture and preventing damage from root tension. We spoke with four Muslim women to learn more about their go-to products and tips for keeping their hair looking and feeling its best.

Everyone's Making Pumpkin Spice Cookies And They Look Delicious

With temperatures dropping and the leaves turning, it's officially the season of pumpkin-spiced-everything. While we'll never say no to a syrup-infused latte, another autumnal sweet treat has caught our eye: namely, pumpkin spice cookies. Laced with festive spices and made with sweet pumpkin and vanilla, these baked delights are just right for October - and we'll be baking some in the run-down to Halloween.

Beautiful People: Zaynab Issa

Introducing our new blog series, Beautiful People, featuring women who inspire us with both their outer and inner glow. Meet Zaynab Issa. We were immediately drawn to Zaynab's eye for finding beauty in everyday moments and her delectable recipes. There are few things we love more than food and skincare.

VELA Game Changer: Zaynab Issa

Zaynab Issa is one of those girls that fit a week into a day. She self-published the cookbook Let's Eat, filled with delectable looking East African Indian recipes all while working and studying full time.

21 Easy, Delicious Pumpkin Recipes From TikTok That'll Get You In The Fall Spirit

Pumpkin 👏🏼 flavored 👏🏼 EVERYTHING! 👏🏼

19 Mesmerizing Food And Cooking TikToks That I've Honestly Watched Too Many Times

I can't stop watching these. I didn't fully get ~into~ TikTok until I realized that it's an incredible source of food content. Now, I can easily spend hours watching cooking hacks, food tricks, and recipe tutorials. Here are a handful of the most mesmerizing food TikToks I've found along the way.

Not-So-Sexy with Zaynab Issa

Not-So-Sexy is an on-going series on Miilkiina.com profiling creatives around the world and their "not-so-sexy" self-isolation and work-from-home experiences. Last week, we chatted with Zaynab Issa, a freelance creative who just released her first recipe book, "Let's Eat" . She is a first-generation American whose family is East African (from Songea and Zanzibar).

24 Food Zines We Really Loved This Year

If 2020 brought us anything good, it was a new crop of DIY projects, from email newsletters to sourdough pop-ups to sweatshirts tie-dyed with onion skins and turmeric. One of the projects I've especially enjoyed following are food zines.

Ringra Bateta - Jikoni

Ringra Bateta- potato and eggplant in a tomato curry with Indian origins but a signature dish in recipe developer and cookbook author Zaynab Issa 's Tanzanian household. It's simply crushed tomatoes layered with spices- cumin, turmeric, garlic, coriander simmered until you're left with a luscious curry paste to coat tender pieces of potato and eggplant.

I Asked My Favorite TikTok Chefs for Their Favorite Feel-Good Recipes

Growing up, the way I (and many other people) were taught about food was not the best, and I've only realized that recently. Instead of viewing food as a nutritional source, we were taught that certain foods were bad and certain were good and that any sort of treats had to be deserved.

This is why foodies should be on TikTok

f you're missing the fun, indulgent and downright delicious food of your favourite restaurants, bakeries and street food markets, it's time to stop waiting for restrictions to ease and head to TikTok - the destination for short-form mobile video - for inspiration.

The Tiktok School of Cooking and How It's Influencing Food Culture

Until spring 2020, Lisa Nguyen only knew how to cook instant ramen. But, stuck at home and hungry like the rest of America, Nguyen began making her first homemade meals, sharing them on TikTok. Now, 1.4 million followers are learning to cook alongside her.

Polaroid Go with Blair Caldwell and Zaynab Issa

The newest (and tiniest) addition to the Polaroid family is the Polaroid Go camera. Featuring a miniaturized version of the classic Polaroid film (it fits right in the palm of your hand), the Polaroid Go is ideal for an on-the-go creator.

FEATURES