Liebster Award


Dissecting The Look was nominated for the Liebster Award by! The owner is lovely Lauren, specialized in sewing! Thank you very much for the nomination Lauren 🙂

The rules for Liebster Award are the following:

  1. Post 11 random facts about yourself
  2. Answer 11 questions asked by the person who nominated you
  3. Nominate 11 bloggers to do the same
  4. Let the bloggers know you have nominated know they have been nominated

11 Random Facts

1. My brother and I share the same b-day date though we are not twins.

2. I have a Persian cat named Tobias who I completely love.

3. I was a scout till I got to college so I love everything related to nature and camping.

4. I love painting with oil pastels.

5. I play tennis since I was 6.

6. My favorite colors are black and white.

7. i´m very interested in interior design, can´t wait to decorate my own house!

8. I´m passionated about Portuguese culture – specially our tradicional type of music “Fado” and our plastic artists.

9. I watched Roman Holiday countless times (I have a huge crush on Audrey Hepburn), it´s one of my favorite classics next to Casablanca.

10. One of my favorite characters of all times is Blair Waldorf, from Gossip Girl.

11. The first fashion book I bought was The Teen Vogue Handbook. Since that day till now it is one of my favorite inspirational resources.

The questions I have to answer:

  1. Where are you from? I´m from Portugal. Beautiful country with the perfect weather for people who like sun 😉
  2. Favorite food? Italian! I can´t resist to a good Carbonara! I also love Japanese food.
  3. If you could travel anywhere, where would you go? Can´t decide… I think I could take an year to visit the entire world!
  4. What is your favorite movie?
    I don´t have a favorite movie. I have several: Roman Holiday, Casablanca, Pulp Fiction, Breakfast At Tiffany´s, Black Cat White Cat, Coco Avant Chanel, and many more!
  5. What TV series do you watch? Revenge, Downton Abbey, The Good Wife, Suits
  6. Do you have a hobby besides fashion? Drawing and Painting (specially painting).Sports, of course! Reading.
  7. If you could meet anyone from anytime in history, who would you meet?
    Alexander McQueen, Coco Chanel, Henry Matisse, Ernst Hemingway,
  8. What got you into blogging?
    It took me several years to finally create my own blog. I´ve always been an enthusiastic and never quite knew how to express my passion for fashion. So blogging came up and I knew it was the perfect way to do it.
  9. Coffee or tea?
    Coffee, every morning. Can´t work without it. But I do love tea, specially with milk!
  10. If you could live anywhere, where would you live?
    I would choose either Lisbon or a Nordic European Country. Though I´d love to spend a year on the USA.
  11. Favorite type of music?
    Indie, Classical, Alternative, Jazz, Blues. Favorite bands are Alt-J, Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes. And Everything from Motown Records.

My Nominations











The questions I’d like the nominees to answer are the exact same ones I responded to! Have fun! 🙂


One Lovely Blog Award


I was nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award by the lovely Rose Monique, from the Thank you so much for the nomination, it´s my very first one! 🙂 The rules for this award: you share seven facts about yourself and then nominate seven other bloggers to do the same!

1 – I´m currently a Law Student, in Lisbon. I´m on my second year, and have 2 more until I graduate.

2- I´d love to study abroad, it is my dream to know different cultures and gain from multiple experiences.

3- I love painting and drawing, since I was a little girl. Unfortunately, most of my time is occupied with Law School, so I don’t have much to dedicate to my hobbies.

4- It took me 5 years to finally create this blog – I didn’t have the courage to do it back then, and this year when I decided it was time to change some aspects in my life, I knew It was also time to create this page.

5- I have a serious passion for cats, and own one – Tobias – a 4 years old Persian.

6- My favorite ‘it girls’ are mainly Russian. I can spend hours going through their amazing street style!

7- if I could find a way to mix law and fashion that suited me, I’d be surely the happiest girl on earth!

Now the nominations…
1 – Lena
2- Dana
3- 3freligion
5- Lauren
6- Chereen
7- Marcyjb