A Look Into Martina Spetlova’s World

Central Saint Martins’ graduate Martina Spetlova is a fashion designer based in London currently getting quite a lot of attention for her unique and distinctive designs. She has worked with prestigious names in the industry such as Jeremy Scott in LA, John Galliano in Paris and Giles Deacon in London, and has set up a … Continue reading

Top 10 Bags from the AW2013-14 Shows

  I feel like I haven’t given a lot of love to handbags recently on this blog – and who knows me would vouch for my obsession for them… Let’s address this right away with 10 of the best specimens toted down the runway for AW13-14. Python print is huge for spring and pre-fall, but … Continue reading

My PFW Pick: Miu Miu AW 2013

Miu Miu is going in a new direction with its AW 2013 collection. The emphasis was on skirts, dresses and coats with a long and lean silhouette. I thought the looks were exquisite. Zip-front knit dresses went past the knees ending in surprise pops of pastel polka dots; astrakhan coats were a standout, the shoes … Continue reading

My MFW Pick: Gucci AW 2013

Frida Giannini gave us surprisingly demure silhouettes for Gucci’s AW 2013 collection with strict skirt suits, short jackets with rounded shoulders and cinched in waists, despite citing Allen Jones – The British pop-artist known for his erotic sculptures – as one of her sources of inspiration. The strong palette of black, deep fuchsia and peacock blue … Continue reading

My LFW Pick: Peter Pilotto AW 2013

Design duo Peter Pilotto’s prints have made them one of the hottest name in fashion in the recent years. Their Autumn Winter 2013 collection is only strengthening their reputation, as stiffer and more rigid fabrics created a stronger, edgier look. The shades and patterns mixing that I love about Peter Pilotto’s pieces were aplenty in … Continue reading

My LFW Pick: Tom Ford AW 2013

Almost 10 years after Tom Ford’s last proper and public fashion show, his AW 2013 last night did not disappoint. It was a very glamourous affair of course, as everyone would expect from Ford; but it also had a lot fun elements to it. The opulence of the looks were almost overwhelming with the textures, … Continue reading

My LFW Pick: Burberry Prorsum AW 2013

Trench coats, trench coats, trench coats… oh, how lovely they were. Christopher Bailey’s Autumn-Winter 2013 collection called Trench Kisses showed a lot of fantastic coats updated for the season with heart prints, sleeves in leopard or translucent rubber, accented with strips of polished metal. Little strips of leather with eyelets adorned skirts, jackets and several … Continue reading

My LFW Pick: Issa AW 2013

If I take the hint from Issa’s AW 2013 show, the 70s will be everywhere in a few months. Cara Delevingne opened the show in an eye-catching, oversize feathered fedora, and from there, the 70s feeling only intensified. A new interpretation of 70s boho-chic came in different forms and shapes with printed maxis layered over brown … Continue reading

My LFW Pick: Mulberry AW 2013

Mulberry’s AW 2013 collection yesterday was gorgeous. As expected. The house’s ready-to-wear collections have consistently got stronger with each season and, Autumn/Winter 2013 was possibly their best yet. Emma Hill and stylist Jane How made a bold move in pairing skirts and tunics over cropped and flared trousers; it felt like a somewhat mature nod to … Continue reading

My NYFW Pick: The Row AW 2013

The Row does it for me. I just love the brand, the lines, the fabrics. They do feel like pure luxury. On a side note, it looks like menswear-inspired fashion is definitely going to be a big staple this coming fall. Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen showed their Autumn Winter 2013 collection for The Row in … Continue reading