All posts tagged: Fashion

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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Josi Faye

Josi Faye

Josi Faye is a line of knitwear by Nashville based designer Han Starnes, who named the line after her mother. Josi Faye focuses on traditional textile methods and sources high quality natural fibers from local farms. each piece is created using the age-old technique of hand-spinning and is produced in limited runs from their Nashville […]

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Studio Nono

Studio Nono

studio nono is a line of textiles by Berlin based designer Susanne Barthl. she sells online and on etsy. we should wear scarves on our heads more, right? keeping it classy. photography: Tanja Marotzke // styling: Hiroko Ito

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Kolonaki

kolonaki

even though summer is on the way out for us down south (i wore boots yesterday for the first time!) i can still appreciate some breezy summer wear, especially since i basically spent all last summer in long skirts or dresses. Kolonaki is a spanish brand with some sweet new stuff for summer 14. i love […]

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Electric Feathers FW14

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i’m still spectacularly confused as to why the shows come out a year in advance, or completely adverse to the seasons, but that doesn’t mean i don’t have time to take a squizz at what the designers are up to. Electric Feathers released their FW 14 collection about a month ago, and it is so […]

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Samantha Pleet: Visions

Samantha Pleet // Visions

i couldn’t help but think of The Mists of Avalon when browsing through the Samantha Pleet FW14 preview. did you guys ever see the mini-series that was made, with Anjelica Huston? damn, i loved it. well you know i always love me some Anjelica. anyway! dreamy girls, dreamy clothes, dreamy winter fantasies – Samantha Pleet […]

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