Sequin & Sateen

Over-the-knee boots are still a thing.  For a while I debated with myself whether they would be suitable for my height or lack thereof. As we all know, fashion on the catwalk  is effortlessly stunning but in real life might not be as easy to pull off. Over-the-knee boots certainly do make a statement when… Continue reading Sequin & Sateen

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Check Mate

A geometric trend dominated the fall runway shows. From checked flannel to wear open, to layer over a leotard or knit or alone as a top for the ultimate look of nonchalence. Off-White, Mulberry, and Alexander Wang paraded the traditional gray print down the catwalks, while Marc Jacobs, Pringle of Scotland, and Lacoste presented the… Continue reading Check Mate

Leopard Spots meet Shaded Spruce

Two of this season's top trends, Leopard spots and shaded spruce dominated the fall catwalks. Leopard spots were seen at Dolce & Gabbana, Michael Kors and Etro. This trend continues to tame the town, stylish by day and glamorous by night.  Mix a dash of pine with a sprinkle of forest and you get Shaded… Continue reading Leopard Spots meet Shaded Spruce

Denim on Duty

Total denim looks are on this season's top trends list. It is no surprise that denim is taking the center-stage but it is not just about a great pair of jeans. Denim is cool in that not-trying-so-hard kind of way. It is versatile and if paired with the right pieces, it has that way of… Continue reading Denim on Duty

Black Tie

Fall is the season for formal wear whether you are going to a holiday party, gala or a wedding. Deciding what to wear to a fall wedding can be tricky – the strapless gowns and backless dresses that were the summer must haves can leave you shivering in the fall, and the soft pastels that… Continue reading Black Tie

My Top Trends for Fall Winter 2017-18

Ladies, today is the official first day of fall and winter is quickly approaching. While we make space in our closets for new fall-winter fashion, the lingering question remains, what do we wear? This question was at the top of my mind as I attended New York Fashion Week, fall-winter runway shows this past February.… Continue reading My Top Trends for Fall Winter 2017-18

PINK

Hi guys thank you for visiting my blog. Pink - particularly of the fuchsia variety - flooded the catwalk at shows such as Celine, Valentino, Topshop Unique and Balenciaga. Whether you choose to layer lots of different hues over your separates like at Valentino, or colour block by wearing coats over statement dresses like at… Continue reading PINK

The Minimalistic Takeover

Just don't call it minimalistic. The new minimalistic fashion has been big business ever since the recession hit. Style-conscious people—be they designer, stylist, buyer or, quite simply, avid shopper—suddenly realized that solid, classic investment pieces were the best idea around. The idea behind the new minimalism revolves around simple throw-on pieces that actually aren't simple… Continue reading The Minimalistic Takeover

The Statement Sleeve

Today’s trend alert is all about the dress with statement sleeves, how to wear them from the boardroom to the beach and where to find the best statement-sleeved pieces of the season!  Fashionistas have been obsessed with statement sleeves for the past year but this spring/summer 2017 season, designers are upping the ante and doubling… Continue reading The Statement Sleeve

Sheer Mesh Perfection

Just when you thought we might take a break from see-through fabrics, the spring/summer catwalks happened and we saw a load more underwear and in some cases, none at all. Taking on a new form for 2017, think perspex trousers with longline tops, crochet bottoms and fitted lace dresses loved at Dolce & Gabbana. The … Continue reading Sheer Mesh Perfection