Category Archives: fashion

Wolcott: Takemoto Spring 2015

When it comes to the summer clothing I like to take a minimalist approach. My aim is to wear simple and comfortable clothing made from natural fabrics. The most-prized items are those with the addition of an interesting detail – a good … Continue reading

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Córka Rybaka

Monika Kucel, the founder of Warsaw-based knitwear brand Córka Rybaka (Polish for Fisherman’s Daughter), got in touch with me last week about her lovely work. Kucel knits beanies from 100% Peruvian Highland Wool, you can buy them here. Her knitwear is inspired by … Continue reading

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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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