All posts tagged: Fashion

Nice Things No.21

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Nice Things No.21! just click through to be taken to the sweet stuff. Some Things Take Time print Remember Your True North print Foldable Leather Tote Wire Soap Dish Black Leather Tote Bow Barette Tapestries by Jujujust Samurai Ear Pin Fox Dress by Tsumori Chisato Afternoon Table Encouragement Plant Print Animal Plates Yoga Leggings Yoga […]

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The ASOS Dress

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i have a very bizarro habit of browsing ASOS for dresses… often. i don’t know what it is, probably because i like to be overly prepare for things (eg buying a new outfit for a wedding that’s 6 months away, or getting my summer dresses now while it’s still raining). so, may as well turn my obsession into […]

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Jean Stories

Jean Stories

i think i got onto Jean Stories because i saw a pic of a nice bum in a nice pair of jeans somewhere. that’s how these things start, you know. good bums in good pairs of jeans are kind of everything. sort of like The Selby meets Freuden von Freunden meets Closet Story – but in […]

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Resort 2015

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i was looking through the Resort 2015 shows, preparing to do a bit of a round up of my favourite designers, when i noticed a lot of themes jumping out at me. so here they are. if someone asks you what you thought of Resort 2015, you can just respond – oh you know, lots […]

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Lee Coren

Lee Coren

you may remember my post last year about designer Lee Coren who makes such beautiful textiles. Lee has just released her latest collection, which was inspired by a trip to Italy. The collection was inspired almost completely by an 8 hours stop at Rome, Italy, on my way back from a trip to the USA, and […]

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Wintervacht

Wintervacht

Wintervacht is a Dutch company by young designers Yoni van Oorsouw and Manon van Hoeckel that is known for their repurposed woollen blankets that they make into beautiful coats (could do with one of those now, it was really COLD for the first time in Cape Town yesterday). for their spring collection they have taken […]

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Tomas Maier on paper

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i really like the new resort 2015 collection by Tomas Maier, and so i began cutting and pasting the different looks – as i would with any inspiration board – and this is how they came out. runway images courtesy of Style.com. please click on the artists’ names for the source. artwork: Carl Larsson – Rouge et Noir […]

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Tony Chestnut

Tony Chestnut

Tony Chestnut is a line by Canadian designer Jill Sawatzky, “a one women show from start to finish.” this is her SS14 collection, which looks like it’s already pretty much sold out. i love those interesting quilted jackets – made from deadstock faux leather from the 70s. i make clothes for you. clothing to carry you […]

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