Some closet grails…

3 of my favourite vintage pieces, dug out from the depths of my style icon/mother dearest’s wardrobe Whilst rummaging through the depths of my mother’s closet, I came across the most stunning Moschino blazer, lined with a fabulous lime green silk. The double breasted blazer, now mine, was bought to wear to a premier inContinue reading “Some closet grails…”

Fashion month: Top 5 looks

What a couple of weeks it has been. Incredible shows. Breathtaking design. Endless hard work. Fast pace coordination. Nightmare cancellations due to the virus. Meanwhile, I’ve been sat at my desk struggling through my heap of coursework, indefinitely distracted by social media saturated with AW/20 content. I’m struggling to keep on top of posting whilstContinue reading “Fashion month: Top 5 looks”

La Corsaire English National Ballet: Review

@ London Coliseum: 8th-14th January 2020 Breathtaking. Why did I ever stop ballet? Truly indescribable. I cannot put into words the emotions the performance made me feel. The story was emotional, a love story of course, a tale of two gentlemen fighting for their ladies who are being sold to the Sultan. It was fun,Continue reading “La Corsaire English National Ballet: Review”

Designing RED: Sustainable Collection No.1

As a member of UCL MODO fashion society, and having always been quite nifty when it comes to DIY: I decided to participate, as a designer, in the annual sustainability fashion show. It is no secret that the fashion industry is harmful to the environment, the show takes this into consideration and raises awareness ofContinue reading “Designing RED: Sustainable Collection No.1”

Paris: Top 5 things to do

Paris is my favourite city in the world. The streets seep fashion, culture, art, romance and class. There is tonnes to do and see in Paris, I couldn’t begin to list them. Paris is a city that caters to all interests. Here are my top 5 things to do: Vintage shopping at flea markets VintageContinue reading “Paris: Top 5 things to do”

Talking with Sophie Harley

Talking with Sophie Harley: award-winning bespoke jewellery designer. London-based British jewellery designer Sophie Harley, is recognised world wide for her gorgeous handmade pieces using the finest of stones and precious metals. Sophie has a unique and distinctive style, built upon a hybrid of ancient symbolic and modern illustrative design. Sophie encourages a very personal andContinue reading “Talking with Sophie Harley”

Power Suit Mode

Suits: representing superiority and attitude, whilst pushing the boundaries from work to everyday life. Challenging limitations of womenswear set by historical ideas about femininity. The trend covers all sort of cuts and styles, from oversized jackets and loose fitting trousers, to large shoulder pads and ankle sweeping cigarette trousers. Next on my list: a doubleContinue reading “Power Suit Mode”