Ten Lit Velvet Picks For Fall

Nothing beats the tactile yumminess of feeling soft velvet between your fingers. With a texture close to that of baby soft skin, even when crushed, its appearance could either have a metallic sheen if not a matte one. Luckily, you don’t need to rely on just wearing a dress or pants in this coveted textile […]

Living Out Loud With Advanced Style

Valerie von Sobel, Advanced Style: Older & Wiser, cause and yvette

In inimitable fashion writer Lynn Yaeger’s touching Vogue magazine tribute to the late iconic street photographer Bill Cunningham, she cited what appealed to Bill was “an anonymous person with a deep desire to look a certain way, to see + be seen for reasons buried deeply in the psyche, as mysterious as the impulse for […]

Metallic Gift Guide 2015

1–Ines Metallic Leather Jacket by American Retro, Nasty Gal 2–Crystal Clip Earrings by VESTMENTS, Browns 3–Foil Pleated Midi Skirt, Topshop 4–Women’s Chrome Gold Metallic Brogue Shoes by Luke Grant-Muller, NOT JUST A LABEL 5–Passport Case by KENZO, shopbop 6–Drew Nano Metallic Leather Cross-body Bag by Chloe, Selfridge’s 7–Multicolor Marlon Metallic Fabric and Leather Pump by Zoe Lee, Forzieri 8-Metallic Leather Wallet by MM6 Maison Martin Margiela, Forzieri 9–Beaded Fringe Cami Top, Topshop 10–Mandarin Blouse Gunmetal Metallic Georgette, Ann […]

Red Gift Guide 2015

  1–Watch With Tiger Head by KENZO, asos 2–Pandora Spheres Perspex Clutch by Charlotte Olympia, Net-A-Porter 3–Runway Cat-Eye Sunglasses, Red/Beige by Fendi, Bergdorf’s 4–Red Thank You Tote by Lauren DiCioccio, Cooper Hewitt 5–Hot Stuff Cold Shoulder Bodysuit, Nasty Gal 6–Red Geometric Backpack by Issey Miyake Bao Bao, ssense 7–Bold Stripe Wallet by Claire V, anthropologie 8–Paris Fun Sun Fan Wrist Brick by Thomasine Gloves, Wolf + Badger 9–Red Lip Handle Tote by […]

Green Gift Guide 2015

1–Square Brim Hat by ILARIUSSS, farfetch 2–Army Leopard Stella Boot by IVYLEE, Bona Drag 3-Titanium Single Wall 450 Cup Green by Snow Peak, 290 Square Meters 4–Play Green by COMME des GARÇONS, Sephora 5–Roll-Top Green Glitter Socks, Topshop 6–Enamel Drop Pearl Drop Earrings by Leivankash, Avenue 32 7–100-L 4Wheel Spinner Trolley, luisaviorama.com 8–Arizona Ring by ALEXANDRA ALBERTA, Wolf +  Badger 9– Vectory Kaleidoscopic Bag,Vespoe 10–Leather Train Belt by LOEWE, Browns

Accessorize To Glamourize Using Farfetch’s AW/15 Accessories Guide

We might as well text the warm weather ‘goodbye’, with that slight chill of Fall in the air. And as we all know, accessories make the outfit + what woman would ever admit to having too many shoes? So to help you out, below is Farfetch’s AW15 Accessories Guide. The Guide has many sick shoes + bags […]

A ‘Modern-Day Urban Warrior’ Takes Over PFW 2015

Manish Arora is one of my favorite designers because of his relentless use of bold color, decoration + interesting silhouettes. But when he picked French photographer Charles Fréger, to shoot Arora’s guerrilla poster campaign featuring his Fall 2015 collection, his looks took on a whole new level. You see, Fréger’s expertise lies in his series of portraits of sportsmen + soldiers, which […]

Crush This Fall’s Velvet Trend With These Designs By Amélie Pichard

What better way to tap into Fall’s velvet trend than with original designs by Amélie Pichard from her AW/15 collection. With a range of footwear + accessories, the twist in Pichard’s pieces is her use of crushed velvet, either by itself or mixed with other textures. Prichard has taken a traditional pump in crushed velvet, then […]