Welcome to Simply Jamilah, a happy place that demonstrates what it means to be one’s authentic self and to express who you are without feeling fearful. This website has all sort of content, from style and travels to book reviews and potentially damaging public letters. Welcome to the melting pot; have a look around.

-Jamilah

Anything and everything related to style. The Closet goes beyond fashion and trends; it’s about embracing and expressing yourself.

This is pretty self explanatory. These are reviews of all the books I choose to read (because I read for fun).

All of my travels, both local and international, as well as anything related to interior design and creating beautiful places.

A collection of different “How to…” things I’ve learned as I venture through the wonderful world of adulthood.

A combination of public letters to specific people and just random bits of venting. Kind of what people use Twitter for.

recent posts

Everything Quarantine Taught Me

I know COVID-19 is one of the many reasons people say 2020 is the absolute worst year/worst start to a new decade. However, being quarantined and forced to be by myself has been good for my self-growth.

As I prepare to go back to school, I’ve reflected on all that I’ve learned/reminded.

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Five Glasses, Five Work Outfits

Summer 2020: Jamilah spends too much money on unnecessary pairs of prescription glasses.

Now she spends her mornings figuring out what to wear with five different pairs of glasses.

Here is an example.

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The Romantic Individualist

Remember when I took a bunch of online quizzes?

Well, one of the tests I took was the enneagram personality test, where I was a 98% match for type 4, sometimes called The Individualist and sometimes called The Romantic.

Since finding out my enneagram type, I have been doing small deep dives into figuring out everything I can about my personality type. I wanted to share all my research, as well as resources so you can read about your enneagram type if you’re also interested in things like this.

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