Category Archives: fashion

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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Never Smile at a Crocodile

Since the winter months are upon all of us in the Southern Hemisphere I thought it would be apt to feature the 2014 winter collection of Australian fashion label Gorman. “In 1999, Lisa Gorman launched her eponymous label at fledgling … Continue reading

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Bona Drag 2014 Ceremonial Collection

Bona Drag is an online store that showcases the work of independent fashion and accessory designers carefully curated by a group of talented women with an astute eye for aesthetics. “The term Bona Drag means “nice outfit” in polari, a secret … Continue reading

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Torne Valley

Brooklyn-based jewellery line Odette New York’s latest collection Torne Valley is a subtle collection with a number of interesting details from the hammered surfaces to the folded metal shapes. “Founded in 2006 by artist Jennifer Sarkilahti, Odette jewelry is designed and crafted … Continue reading

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Brookes Boswell S/S 2014

The Spring/Summer 2014 hat collection of Brookes Boswell turned up in my inbox last week and I thought it was well worth sharing. Brookes Boswell is a New York millinery company that has consistently been releasing beautiful, bespoke hats since … Continue reading

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