WHAT? It’s Saturday you say? Well you know me. Way out west, simple 1970′s cotton dress and leather boots dolled up with, colourful accessories. Cotton Crochet Dress – Vacation Vintage, turquoise necklace – Mr Upcycled, Coral Necklace – Zephyr Vintage, Bucket Bag – Thrush, Sequin Purse – Strawberry Koi, Southwestern Belt Squash Blossom Vintage, Grey [...]
Is it Sunday already? oops. This weeks Etsy vintage outfit has a twinkle of yellow for dark days and evenings, with Long sleeved warming layers and simple accessories. Mustard Cardigan – Alacloth , Blouse – Decades, Coat – Dear Golden , Lion Necklace – Capri Oui, Belt, Shoes and Bag – Thrush, Skirt – Pretty [...]
Just a quick one, I missed you guys! We have had a hectic past few weeks around here, but this candy coloured new Oscar De La Renta Spring 2013 Ready To Wear collection blew my mind, and I had to share the pretty colour combinations, frills, embellishments, fun shapes and smart lines. All images Style.com
Make then stare! Wearing jewels on the bus to the department store or tottering from the car to meet with friends for lunch, a sweet little outfit with bright accessories to cheer up Autumn days. Fur Coat-Hollie Point, Gold and Turquoise Bracelet-Rebstuff1, Beaded Earrings and Milk Glass Rhinestone Necklace-Kiamichi7, Lace Slip and Floral Pencil Skirt-Gypsy Plunder, [...]
Hello, Friday folk, I know, that you know my time keeping is not the best, but I’m here! Todays Vintage fashion Friday is all pulled together from UK based Vintage Etsy shops. Dressing up for daytime, with over the top jewellery and a scruffy edge, lets say Breakfast at Tiffany’s meets Sid and Nancy. I would also [...]
Six awesome things from the latest additions to Toasts Winter collection. Sparkle sparkle. I love their descriptions too! Softly fitted, collarless, knee-length coat, Elegant, drapey, diaphanous silk chiffon kimono top, Lace Dress, Silk-wrapped beaded necklace, Weighty bronze metal sequin embellished scarf, and Cherry patent leather T bar shoes.
As the seasons change I find my wardrobe wish list goes through the roof! With inspiration everywhere and the high street all looking a little same-y I need to get back into mixing up old and new, so I thought it would be fun to try a new weekly feature, Vintage fashion Fridays. I hope [...]
Berry hues for a fruity Autumn wardrobe update to go with your morning smoothie, inspired by the Burberry Prorsum rtw ss2013 runway edit via Vogue. Red Dress, Umbrella and Purple Scarf-Mango, Necklace-My Wardrobe, Tote-Topshop, Bow Belt-Red Herring at Debenhams, Leopard Skirt-Vest top-French Connection, Sandals-LK Bennett, Suede Bangle-Cos, Plum seduction nail enamel-Revlon, Blush in Exhibit-A, Eyeshadow duo in Caravaggio, Single [...]
Lately I have been looking around for Autumn layers and top of my wish list are these, my super 8 from Boden. Getting brave and throwing a few colours in there, as upon opening my wardrobe this morning I was overwhelmed by all the greys. Just in case all that colour gets too much though, [...]
Serious wardrobe envy today looking through these pictures. Top Karlie Kloss, Liu Wen, Arizona Muse and Joan Smalls, bottom Florence Welch all photographed by Norman Jean Roy for The Vogue 120: The Stylish Singers, Designers, Actors, Models, and More (Under 45) of the Moment. All images Norman Jean Roy for Vogue.
Autumn colours and outfits from the Early Autumn 2012 Toast Look book. All images Toast.
Hey you, My first weekend at home and after a lovely couple of days, I’m just catching up on all the things I’ve missed. I have missed making, reading, just being at home, blogs, you, fashion. . . . . the list goes on. But beautiful breathtaking fashion. Whipped up in a sequin frenzy of all [...]
The bank holiday was a complete wash out, with grey skies and lingering April showers, so I am very happy to see the emerging of Summer outfits from all around the world with The Sartorialist. Even if I am still wrapped up in double layered cardigans and waiting for the earth to warm up so [...]
The sky has returned to a its grey threatening ways, so I just thought I’d share a WOW something with you, to keep your spirits up x All images Steven Meisel Vogue Italia December-2007 via Paranaiv.
Here comes wedding season and this year lots many of my friends are getting married, so today I am sharing Ruche’s new Bridal inspiration look book. I know they are going to love it as much as I do x
With simple colours, natural textures and soft layers.So excited for Spring, the sun is shining and we have been awake since 5am, but when the sun is spreading it’s smile across the sky, I am only grateful to get to see more of it. Love these new pieces from the Toast Early S/S collection. Soft [...]
Lovely pictures from the Noa Noa Spring collection for 2012. It is nearly always the beautiful luscious locks of the Noa Noa models that first catch my eye, then the delicate layers of the clothing collection. All images Noa Noa.
Love these outfits from Alessandro Dell’Acqua’s No. 21 collection, the light layers on top and heavier tweed fabrics for trousers, skirts and coats. Lace and tweed mixed with, camel coloured wool and pale silks. All images No.21 at Style.com
Hello! Hows your week going? Sorry I haven’t been around, but I have been locked in my workroom for two days, getting a head start on February project that you may wish to play along with? More about that later! For now I’ll be sharing the other things I’ve been doing, but using these beautiful photos [...]
Scrapping this months Red magazine, I found a beautiful blue dress from Roberto Cavalli’s Resort 2012 collection. Digging deeper at Style.com I found the rest of the collection and had to share some colour with you this morning x All images Style.com
Wishing all these outfits came in big people sizes x “XOXO” Directed by Anna Palma, from the swellny.com Vimeo channel.
Winters main event, digging out your favourite warm coat or shopping for a new one, for those of us on a more modest budget that doesn’t stretch to Marni, DUCK GREEN COAT, TWO-COLOUR WOOL CAPE, CROPPED SLEEVE CARDIGAN COAT all Massimo Dutti.KNITTED CAPE, STUDIO COAT WITH BELT, COMBINED COAT all Zara. And all the trimmings, my selection [...]