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Wednesday Wish List – Novelty Clutch

12 Jun

On top of my wish list this week has to be Charlotte Olympia’s book clutch! Bookcase clutches might not be a new idea, but ever since Olympia Le-Tan first released such alternatives, bookworms and fashionistas became fascinated. Carrying your favourite novels as a fashion statement is indeed an original idea and the many variations possible […]

Pineapple Obsession

11 Jun

Please welcome the new trend of this spring summer 2013 season – pineapple. Finally the ordinary florals, polka dots and stripes are diluted with a cheerful and vibrant print – pineapples. During this spring summer 2013 this delicious fruit should not only be on your plates, but also on your clothing and accessories. They are […]

Spring Trend : Yellow & Cobalt Blue The Hot Colour Crush

19 Mar

What better way to kick start your new season wardrobe than with the ultimate hot new colour crush : Yellow & Cobalt. Think of blue sky and daffodils and spring immediately comes to mind. Its just one of many reasons why I love this colour pairing. Sunny Yellow and Cobalt Blue . Perfect Easter colour […]

Why Do Accessories Matter?

26 Feb

Clothing may make up the majority of an outfit, but accessories and jewellery  are more significant than you may think. You might find yourself spending just as much time shopping for accessories as you do for clothes – and rightfully so. As Giorgio Armani once said, “Accessories are important and becoming more and more important […]

In Fashion Right Now – White Stilettos

22 Feb

White leather stilettos was once considered the ultimate in tacky. But times are changing. Moving away from the 1980s stereotype, white leather is now being supported by the fashion elite, from Vogue editors to catwalk models and fashion pack during Fashion Week . White stilettos once stood for style that was bold, brash and sexy. […]

Spring /Summer 2013 Trend – Warm Weather Leather

19 Feb

Leather has been one the biggest trends  few seasons now and looks like its here to stay!  I believe a touch of leather can bring some sophistication, elegance  and excitement to your outfit. Designers have created lather dresses, leather skirts, shorts, blouses and other pieces not only in the traditional shades of leather, but also […]

Shoe Designers to Watch

27 Jan

  Marilyn Monroe once said  Following the debut of their new collections Richard Barqo and Sophia Webster I believe both of  those designers are worth mentioning. My first pick for the It shoe designer is a Ghana native and Parson’s School of Design grad, Richard Barqo (Richard Kwame Brako) . Barqo first came to my attention while […]

Make a Statement with your jewellery pieces

15 Jan

We say when in doubt, accessorize! Whether its a necklace, earrings, a bracelet, or a ring, a little something extra can easily turn a seemingly boring outfit into a masterpiece. A dramatic necklace or a bold pair of earrings will instantly draw attention to the face– your most beautiful asset! S/S 2013 its all about […]

Burberry Fall 2013 Milan Fashion Week

13 Jan

For AW13 Burberry, brings a variety of looks for the modern man to choose his AW look. Military coats and khaki knit jumpers, paired with across the body shoulder bags, double breasted coats in black and Burberrys usual neutral tone, bring sophistication to the always pristine Burberry catwalk. Pops of animal print were found on […]

“Toy Story” charity project – Fashion does good

25 Nov

We love the toy story themed shoot in Vogue Russia this month. Incredibly beautiful auction lots created by Russian designers for VOGUE’s charitable auction in support of the Naked Heart Foundation, from Natalia Vodianova, which will be held Dec, 3. Have a look! Style: Olga Dunina. Model: Antonina Vasilchenko / IMG. Set Design: Natalia Obukhov […]