Bright as Neon

remember those paintings by Yago Hortal that i mentioned briefly last week? yeah. i couldn’t help myself. Paintings by Yago Hortal vs Street style by Tommy Ton for Style.com

Escher & Menswear

i tend to forget that Escher actually did other work besides drawing hands and relativity. his tessellation designs are quite beautiful – i’ve been wanting to pair them with something interesting for some time now. well i don’t know about you guys, but the street style that’s been snapped at the…

Janie Cai

Janie Cai is the fashion director of August Man. think i’m slightly obsessed. – streetfsn – stockholm streetstyle – tommy ton for style.com – tommy ton for style.com – parisx3 – streetfsn – tommy ton for style.com – the sartorialist

Check & Checked

i love plaid, even though it’s a “trend” that’s been around for years now. doubtless i will still love it long after it filters out of every department store. if i see a girl with a nice checked shirt tucked into good jeans or with a pair of well fit…

Autumn & Everything After

i’ve really noticed autumn in south africa this year. mostly due to the fact that i’ve been on a few drives into the countryside when not couch dwelling, and also making an effort to get outside with my dogs for walkies (they walk me, really). the trees are beautifully red…

The Seeberger Brothers

Modern fashion photography was born when three brothers, Parisian postcard photographers, shifted their lenses to the upper echelon of French society in the early twentieth century. As impromptu portraits of beautiful women in inimitable finery at racecourses, resorts, and cafes began to appear in magazines, courant designers such as Chanel,…

Palette

just some lofty ideas and daydreams i’ve been having about my sad little wardrobe. – la garconne lookbook – vogue paris – charles anastase & a.p.c. – la garconne lookbook – hansel from basel socks – pepper & chips + street peeper – junya watanabe chinos & wood wood sadie pants – youneak &…

rainy day special

a series i love so much i actually have to hold myself back from making more. trying to keep these relatively few and far between because i know that if i didn’t they would become boring. it would be like eating pancakes every day. where’s the fun in that? pancakes…

super sized street style summation

i habitually bookmark all the street style i love over at my tumblr, but here is a recap of my absolute favourites recently. cool couples. both by the sartorialist. colour! left: stockholm streetstyle & right: trendycrew black and white, white and black. left: citizen couture & right: the locals mixing patterns.…

period dramas vs street style: part two

here is the second part of my period drama / street style colour comparison series over at le projet d’amour. man, i really enjoyed doing these! i just finished watching the new upstairs downstairs, which was such a hit for the bbc that it is set to return in 2012 with…

peripheral visionaries

some nice fashion from around the web. asos spring 2011 lookbook erin from calivintage in seventies splendour comfy jeans & knits from revolve magazine’s homebodies editorial (pining for winter, guys) enjoying this look seen via shiny squirrel uzi nyc at totokaelo navy blazers at street peeper neutrals from la garconne ……

cold

hello cold

i become a serious moaner around summer time. i hate the heat and all i want is to be able to wear boots and jerseys and all sorts of other warm things. ideally the sun must shine but the air should be cold – is that too much to ask?…

on the streets

who doesn’t love a street style round up? i ask you. stockholm streetstyle / the streetswalker the sartorialist / trendycrew both style sightings garance dore / street peeper