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: Stella McCartney AW 2013

  Stella McCartney Autumn Winter 2013 collection presented in Paris yesterday was, true to the designer’s flair, clean, functional and very chic. McCartney drew inspiration from her past on Savile Row, choosing to feature pinstriped wool, and large-scale plaids with oversize cuts and asymmetrical shapes in her collection. Stella McCartney explained: ‘It was a redirection … Continue reading

Focus… ‘Little Miss Stella’ by Stella McCartney

Not one to rest on her laurels after designing the official Team GB kit for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, ubiquitous and beloved designer Stella McCartney has also been busy working on her capsule childrenswear collection, Little Miss Stella. The collection takes its inspiration from the character created back by Mr Men and Little Miss author … Continue reading

Favourite… Spring Fragrances

For the first days of Spring, we all want something light, pretty and floral; perfumes of blossom and hope. Here is a short-list of best loved fragrances for the sunny days.  Petite Cherie by Annick Goutal is a fruity fragrance with notes of pear and peach, rose musk and vanilla, all sprinkled with the powdery scent … Continue reading

Focus… Paris Fashion Week AW 2012: Stella McCartney

  With a magical touch, Stella McCartney injected a dose of luxe into every piece of her Fall 2012 collection; lavish slouchy trousers were dipped in shocking cobalt and dark pink hues, while a selection of textural knitted sweaters looked cozy enough to sleep in. Outerwear also highlighted bigger shapes, but not overwhelmingly so, via … Continue reading