Streetstyle

Fashion Trend Getting Political

In the 80s Katharine Hamnett invented the slogan tee and used her design power for good conveying political messages while encouraging people to ‘wear’ their voices. Those oversize t-shirts with large block letters were adopted by the pop scene including Wham! that wore the ‘CHOOSE LIFE’ tee in their ‘Wake ME Up Before You Go Go’ video. Other messages on…

Liveable Style

Flared pants Mangano Ruffled shirt Twisty Parallel Universe Sunglasses Valentino When you go shopping do you ever find yourself getting ridiculously giddy over finding a pair of pants with pockets? Now that sounds like an odd question but really think about it for a second. How many times have you tried on that super cute pair of jeans or dress…

Alcoolique metallics

Shirt and Skirt Alcoolique Fall Winter 2016 This is one of the looks from last Fashion Week in February when I was wearing Fall Winter 2016 collections or as my personal joke ‘The clothes of the future’. Now the future has caught up with me and this look is already in the stores. I’m going to do a mix of…

Blue Appreciation Day

It must be clear by now that blue is my favorite color and every Fashion Week there is the Blue Appreciation day, which has become a thing. A total blue day dedicated to the color I love. I’ve already told the story on this blog how as a teenager I had my room painted blue, the furniture was bought all blue…

Wear Whatever

  Thank you fashion universe for getting the flat shoe be a thing in trend. All women around the world are grateful and are running around the cities with a smile on their face, not obliged anymore to Manolo Blahnik heels that no one will ever admit are the most uncomfortable shoes ever created. But the man has admitted himself that…

Ladylike

Ladylike, the word that once described the refined girls from society, raised studying music and arts while waiting to have a good marriage, is still much in vogue today. The meaning of course has changed over decades departing from the idea of a woman who should be instructued by acceptable social norms that restrain freedom.  Appearance as the only expression…

Velvet 39

They say it gets more difficult to make friends when you grow up, but that’s not the case when you have a blog. You are given the chance to meet so many people and some of them will share your interests and eventually become your new friends. This happened to me when meeting Elisabetta last year during an event in…

How to be photographed by The Sartorialist

  1. Cutely ride a bike. Scott loves a good bike shot, especially a girl in something feminine while casually strolling the city streets. Just don’t break a sweat—so unfashionable these days. In this case, you can’t enter the hotel with a bike, but just make sure he knows that you’ve got a really cute vintage one.Buy it, borrow it or…