A little while back I posted some photos taken at Easter when I visited one of the fashion capitals of the world: Milan. While there I visited the infamous concept store Corso Como 10 which is such a wonderful store to visit. As well as all the fabulous things to buy it has a cafe, gallery and rooftop terrace, where some of these pictures were taken. Although expensive … Continue reading Milan Street Style Corso Como 10
I took these photos of my friend Aimme looking gorgeous on our recent trip to Portugal. Aimee wears: Pink skirt – Matalan, black and white one piece bathing suit – ASOS, Black Belt – Primark, Hat – H&M, Shoes – Markets. Continue reading FASHION: Pink In Portugal
HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR ACADEMIE! Royal Academy Of Arts, Antwerp, 50 Years of Fashion retrospective at Mode Museum, including student work by the Antwerp Six, and Martin Margiela. (Ann Demeulemeester, Dries Van Noten, Water Van Beirendonck, Marina Yee, Dirk Van Saene, Dirk Bikkembergs). Runs until February 16th 2014. Part one, shoes… I’ve always found graduate work to be greatly superior to commercial design. Without the restraints … Continue reading FASHION: Antwerp Fashion School Retrospective Exhibition
It’s been a while since I was blogging regularly, and instead of blaming myself I point the finger at my smart phone. There are various things about my iPhone which stop me blogging, the first is that my WordPress App doesn’t work, and my iPhone is now my main connection to the online world, my trusty laptop lies forgotten in a corner and is only occasionally dusted … Continue reading THOUGHTS: Has Instagram Ruined My Fashion Blog?
Halloween is yet to arrive and already things are getting a little spooky. On Friday I headed to The V&A for a Halloween themed Friday late night event. I love these special late nights where you can enjoy the museum with a different perspective, not to mention a glass of wine. In the spirit of Halloween there were special effects teams in place doing makeovers, … Continue reading ART: A Art House Horror
It was the night before Christmas London Fashion Week and at the Hippodrome Fashionistas, and Made In Chelsea star Francesca Hull, were gathering amongst the gambling dice to get a glimpse of the week ahead…. First up the next morning was Antoni & Alison celebrating 25 years as design partners with a marching band and a collection made up entirely of dresses. The collection featured … Continue reading FASHION: London Fashion Week Diary Day One
I took a little trip to fairytale land over Christmas, also known as Prague in the Czech Republic. Unfortunately it wasn’t destined to be a white Christmas but none the less I was prepared for cold weather and suitably layered up. Inspired by the guards at the Royal Palace, and by the copious amounts of fur seen on the Prague streets, I put together this … Continue reading FASHION/PERSONAL STYLE: Fur, Faux, Foe
One much delayed blog post later and we return to Paris, weighed down once again with alcohol, this time Le Quesnoy cider, and several tonnes of nougat. It being two weeks since these events happened I am finding it hard to visualise Paris from the dim and dreary London streets now at my window. That evening we arrived back in Paris, we headed to the … Continue reading ESCAPES: Paris Take Two