MY TOP WARDROBE PICKS: WHITE SHIRTS

MY TOP WARDROBE PICKS: WHITE SHIRTS

Simple is always good in fashion and a crisp white shirt. It’s universally stylish with almost everything and we can take our style cues from chic fashionistas like Victoria Beckham who is the epitome of elegance when it comes to minimalism. Finding the right white shirt is no easy feat; oversize can swamp a petite frame, too tight can look ill-fitting and too long goes into dress territory. What to choose? When finding the right shirt, remember a couple of…

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Draping jackets

Draping jackets

There is a new trend appearing on our fashionable streets. No longer are jackets of all kinds suitable for wearing, no. It’s all about the drape. Anyone who is anyone is wearing their ensemble, completed with this symbol of elegance. Now I am a fan as you can see from the photo below taken at fashion week, but my only concern is the practicality, the jacket falls off (it’s not like you can attach it with safety pins) and we…

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Warehouse and the Winter

Warehouse and the Winter

    TWO TONE Simple tailored pieces are the focus of this look – embodying the spirit of the Teddy boy. Long lined single button jackets with contrast lapels are worn with skinny fit trousers creating androgynous silhouettes that have been borrowed from the boys. Faux fur and leather pieces are the key to giving these outfits a rock and roll edge Mono coloured Tonic check suits worn with neat shirts give the look a clean finish. PORTRAIT OF A…

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