Archive for the ‘Style’ Category

Men in skirts, lots of print, an homage to Alexander McQueen through heavy use of the skull motif? Comme des Garcons’ menswear Spring 2011 did not disappoint! http://www.style.com/fashionshows/review/S2011MEN-CMMEGRNS Advertisements


My new favourite app on my iPhone 4 (yes, I queued!) is style.com. I visit the website daily but to be honest I don’t read much, I prefer the pictures! This app delivers fab imagery and great stories in an easy to read summary. I’m going to log in daily to learn something stylishy new […]


TOO TEMPTING!

27May10

The sun was out, the car was hot, the radio was broken but I managed to buy all, yes ALL my chosen fabrics from Shepherds Bush in 1 (typically eventful) visit! Having already chosen the fabrics and colours it sounds like an easy task but not to somebody who adores fabric! Familiar with the gorgeousness […]


Puppy Power

07May10

A new fluffy addition to our family….Flossie! Our puppy is 8 weeks and 3 days old today and is adorable! And in contrast to our equally adorable dog Keano, she is a thorough bred pedigree. Though what Keano lacks in pedigree, he more than makes up for in character. Originally Millie, we settled on the […]


Be-a-utiful…

28Apr10

For the past few months I have been working all the hours under the sun – and too many under the moon- and I expected no let up in this exhuastion until at least September when my MA finishes, if not years down the line after having bagged the fashion job of my dreams and […]


The Elite

23Feb10

Well, I haven’t posted anything directly trend related for a while and I thought I would share my thoughts on the shows of late. Starting with the fab Thakoon who showed his romantic collection of muted shades in an array of voluminous shift dresses. I am all for this look, it is totally up my […]


So, after days of indecisive, non-creativeness I think I have had a break through. An image has inspired me, quite how I’m not sure yet, but in the sketchbook it has gone along with subsequent finds from my stash of arty books! On another note, has anyone else drawn similarities between Viktor and Rolf’s Spring […]