March 15, 2014

Liberating

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Beautiful coats, oh don’t we love them, but honestly, being a jumper kinda girl, it feels quite liberating to leave it behind now and then when temperatures raises. If you’re not already tired of your coats and layers that carried you through winter I bet you’re one of the few. We’ve got the best times ahead of us sartorial-wise, or what do you think?

Ok, all this talk about flats lately, a girl need them heels too, so this week I’ve taken these new specimen by Aquazzura out in daylight too. Knit by  & Other Stories, trousers by Stella McCartney (also here), shoes by Aquazzura (similar here and here), bag by Céline, Ray Ban’s (also here), Tag Heuer watch.

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March 14, 2014

The Nouveau

Gucci Nouveau Shoulder Bag

If you wanna go tribal this season in a more toned down way, a fringed or tasselled bag is one way to go, and it works so perfectly well with any minimal and clean look. My Friday pick lands on this orange Nouveau bag by Gucci, that also comes in a longer fringe suede version if yore more of a maximalist. Yours for £1,360 and you’ll find both versions here, yum!

March 13, 2014

In the mood for …

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Vintage washed denim! This oversize jacket and “mum-fit” jeans you’ll find at Zara right now.

March 12, 2014

White stripes

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How time flies, already mid-march, and I haven’t got my head around that proper winter never really came in the first place. Instead it’s all about embracing the beautiful signs of spring that already have arrived, the birds singing, cherry trees blooming and the optimism in the air. I’m celebrating with less layering and lighter colours, hurra!

J.Crew jeans, blouse by Dries Van Noten, coat by Ganni, shoes by Tod’s (similar Tod’s styles here and here), bag by Gucci, rings by Tom Wood and necklace by Marte Frisnes.

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March 11, 2014

Knit-awesomeness

Stella McCartney A:W-14

Seriously crushing on Stella McCartney’s A/W-14 knitted creations, knits awesomeness I’d say, and if knitwear didn’t peak this season I’m pretty sure it’s gonna be one of  next falls major trends (Céline too!). For those of you talented and creative knitters out there, here are your next DIY projects!

March 10, 2014

Acne + Liberty

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Acne Studios has paired up with Liberty with a collection of clothing and accessories in  iconic Liberty prints and paisley styles. This silk scarf is a favourite of mine, yours for £220, exclusively available in store and online here.

March 9, 2014

The world is flat

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Even the most persistent heel (mis) user have had to lay down their guard at this point, flats have come to stay in whatever shapes and forms. Personally I converted to the flat side post-pregnancy while pushing the baby buggy uncountable miles to get back into shape, and in my everyday juggling daily life climbing up and down stairs it made most sense to stick to it. Having that said a girl needs them gorgeous heels too of course, but you won’t see me grocery shopping in mine for now.

Leather trousers by Ganni (similar style here), knit by FWSS, By Malene Birger coat, scarf by Lala Berlin, pouch by Comme des Garcons, Tod’s gomminos and Ray Ban’s.

March 8, 2014

Spring

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Early spring has arrived in London and I wouldn’t have mind jumping into this chillin outfit as we speak for our Saturday walk, yum!

Cropped trousers by Victoria Beckham, sunglasses by Mykita, knit by The Row, watch by Larsoon & Jennings, slippers by Gianvito Rossi.

March 7, 2014

Abbey Lee + Saint Laurent

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One of my favourite models ever, Abbey Lee Kershaw, is the face of Saint Laurent’s eyewear campaign this spring. Rebelliously cool Abbey Lee and Hedi Slimane’s Saint Laurent, the perfect match if you ask me, more of Abbey Lee please!

March 5, 2014

Louis Vuitton A/W 2014

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If there was one collection I was really looking forward to this season it had to be this one, Nicholas Ghesquière’s first collection for Louis Vuitton. After being a fan of Ghesquière work over the years at Balenciaga, it’s great to see him putting his signature stamp on Louis Vuitton, whom I bet btw, will get a whole new audience and consumers onboard from now on, sorry Marc Jacobs.
See the whole collection at style.com.

When in Paris

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Last weekend I stopped by Paris for shows and showrooms. And just like that, fashion months weekly travels (almost), inspiring collections, the constant rush and bad guilt, resee of old friends, way too heavily packed suitcases(!), new introductions and late night parties, are over for this time.

Now, it’s time to start enjoying spring that’s on our doorstep shall we, best time of the year is ahead, and I’m gonna soak it up to the max with mini me. Happy Wednesday Everyone!

J.Crew jeans, knit by Acne (here in red), coat by Stella McCartney, bag by Chanel and shoes by Isabel Marant (also here).

March 3, 2014

Stripes

Marni belt

A new week and new desirable things have landed in stores. My pick of the otherwise grey and rainy day is this belt by Marni, perfect accessory this spring on everything from coats, jumpers and dresses. Yours for £90 and you’ll find it here.

Celine A/W 2014

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Curious to see what next fall might look like, and by that I mean silhouettes, pieces and styling tip that perhaps at first glance don’t make you want to jump the roof, but when the time gets there, pretty much tick all the boxes you want to channel the next season. From my own experience Pheoebe Philo has this effect on people, sneaking into our unconsciousness, myself included.
For the A/W collection I’m personally very happy the vibrant coloured spray prints are gone (they were short lived anyway), and we’re back to the minimal and wearable Celine we all known. Key pieces are knitted tunics, flared legs, coats-coats-coats, feathers and earpieces, and that twisted hair bun is already on!

February 27, 2014

Repacking

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Fashion months are hectic, and though I’ve shortened down my travels and missing out on NY this season, it feels like I’ve constantly been living in a suitcase since mid January. There are mixed reasons involved though, being a full time mum when I’m in the country do restrict your time for sure, but the thing is, I dread(!) unpacking almost as much as packing in the first place. As a result I’ve end up repacking and recycling a lot lately, like this warm knit I initially packed for Berlin, that has toured with me all through Europe, and I might give it a go in Paris too.
So tomorrow, I hope to see you there!

Jeans by Stella McCartney, knit MMM for H&M, By Malene Birger coat, shoes by Celine, bag by Chanel, signet rings by Tom Wood.

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H&M Studio A/W-14

Yesterday H&M Studio, the new name for H&M’s seasonal collection of key pieces, presented it’s autumn 2014 show at Grand Palais in Paris. Loads of wearable, femasculine glam pieces on budget, that will be available in stores worldwide from September 4, yeah!