All posts tagged: Fashion

Maison Kitsuné SS15

Maison Kitsune SS15

while browsing through the exhaustive list of SS15 shows (more on that later) i was pleasantly surprised to see that Parisian / Japanese label Maison Kitsuné made their debut at NY fashion week. and even though the reviewer at Style.com gave them a rather catty write-up, i found that the collection made me smile – which is […]

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Simon and Mary SS15

Simon and Mary SS15

the new SS15 collection from Johannesburg based milliners Simon and Mary has made me realise that i really need a yellow hat for summer. and a blue one. maybe even a green one if i’m feeling fancy. i love seeing their classic styles in such rad colours. Simon and Mary is based on a family bond within […]

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À Capucha!

À Capucha!

wow there seems to be some seriously cool stuff coming out of Portugal lately. i recently featured Portuguese brands SUL and Nomad, now À Capucha! is the latest to add to that list. i mean, something that has an exclamation mark in its actual name has to be good, right? right! À Capucha! is recreating the capucha, a […]

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Olivia Terrell

Olivia Terrell Jewellery

sometimes i like jewellery to be delicate & almost unnoticeable, something that peeks out from the folds of your blouse or is so innocuous you only notice when the light catches it at a certain angle. other times, i want my jewellery to be so big and bold that strangers stop me in the street to ask where […]

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Rosie Assoulin

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wow, it’s not often that a hollywood red carpet event would introduce me to a favourite new designer – but that’s exactly what Michelle Dockery did by wearing NYC based Rosie Assoulin to the Emmys last night. With a background in Oscar de la Renta’s altelier, the New York native has elegant formal-wear down but imbues her work […]

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Julie White

Julie White

i knew Julie White was Australian before even really knowing it, just from taking one look at the beautiful illustrative depictions of her native country’s flora. these prints can be found on limited edition clothing pieces and newly launched scarves on her website & online shop. Julie White learnt her magic through a Master’s degree in textiles […]

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Bon

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Bon just released a new website, online shop and lovely lookbook. oooooooh, those straw hats! hashtag straw hashtag hat hashtag summer hashtag shade hashtag cool. also how cute are these wax paper sacks? anyway, i’m digging it. see my previous posts about Bon here.

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Lina Rennell

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how is it that i only learned about Lina Rennell today? all i know is that i haven’t wanted a beanbag since i was in varsity, but now i sure do. Driven by optical passions and an addiction to excellence in textiles, Lina Rennell is a high-casual women’s wear and textile label based in Northern California. Launched […]

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Ben Johnson for L’MAD

Ben Johnson for L'MAD

L’MAD Collection is a local fashion brand who creates limited edition collections with south african artists & designers. they have worked with people like Nico Krijno, Daniella Mooney and Michael Taylor amongst other, and their latest colab is with Ben Johnson, a talented graphic designer & creative who, funnily enough, used to work in my office space before we moved […]

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The Woven Bag

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i have had an overwhelming response to the beautiful woven Kenyan bags that i posted about a while ago. the good news is that if all goes to plan i will hopefully start selling them in September! but in the meantime, if you’re into woven bags, here’s a nice round up for ya. PS if you’re […]

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