first bumper fashion special of 2010…
the garden collection by H&M:
alexander mcqueen: (remember this dress?)
going back to work on monday, but at least the weather will still be allowing this for the next few months…
hope you had a great holiday! all photos by Yosigo (bañistas means bathers in spanish)
you know, i’ve been skimping on the bumper fashion specials lately, mostly because i haven’t come across a lot of summer stuff that i find very inspiring (especially since at least 90% of what we’re exposed to fashion wise is from the north, where they are now settling into deep winter – jackets, coats, scarves, layers etc). so if you’re a southern african like me (or any other southern cousin), you’ll be experiencing 30+ degree heat by now – and black tights are the furthest things from your mind. that being said, i’ve done my best to collect some summer goodness from around the web. note: i’m not counting the spring / summer 2010 shows, which i covered pretty extensively here, here, here & here
holy moly, it’s only 18 odd days and then my SUMMER HOLIDAY starts. today i’m reflecting on summer holidays of old, 99.9% of the time spent by the sea (where else?). our family haunts were:
i love love love this photo by sarah montour – expecting a lot of this in the next few months (hello summer).
from a trip to italy, 2003. i remember it being reported as the hottest italian summer in decades – that water was heaven.