Category Archives: fashion

Vivetta AW 2014-15

I am “dotty” about Vivetta’s Autumn/Winter 2014-15 collection. You’ll have to excuse my terrible pun, but I couldn’t resist. The collection features a profusion of dotted pieces some printed, others cut out, as well as textured embroidery and scalloped detailing. … Continue reading

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Rachel Comey Resort 2015

The Resort 2015 collections have started to trickle into my blog reader and Pinterest feed. I really like the Resort collections as they are less formal and more wearable than the traditional runway collections. I’ll probably do a round up … Continue reading

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Tigerbalm

Svenja Specht is the German fashion designer behind the fashion label Reality Studio. Her summer 2014 collection is titled TIGERBALM and features a clear Oriental influence in terms of the style and print. The textile designs are the result of a creative collaboration … Continue reading

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Madewell Fall 2014

As I get older I’m drawn more to buying well made basic items that will endure through all those trends that come and go. This has to do with the fact that I don’t have the time, money, or inclination, … Continue reading

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Miscellany

Given that we are finishing off the work week it seems apt to do a round up of beautiful and interesting things. The final season of Mad Men is in full swing and I’m really enjoying it so far. I’m … Continue reading

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The Swimmers

Spanish illustrator Carla Fuentes , a.k.a littleisdrawing, collaborated with fashion designer Barbara Torrijos to created a collection of limited edition t-shirts and blouses. The collection, titled The Swimmers, features soft-hued imagery of hot summer days…figures basking in the sun, swimming, … Continue reading

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Building Block x WAKA WAKA

Creative collaborations are wonderful things. Speaking of which, check out this range by handbag designers Building Block created in collaboration with furniture designers WAKA WAKA. The project was commissioned by IKO IKO – a “Los Angeles based concept gallery focusing on … Continue reading

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