SEQUINS AND PEARLS AT GIVENCHY AND CHANEL

The Givenchy runway makeup look is pretty amazing and could possibly be paired with my sequin manicure? What I love most about the eyes is that when light hits the sequin pailettes, it casts a little glow on the brow bone. Another embellished beauty look are the Chanel pearls. They resemble delicate piercings and have a aquatic resonance, much like…
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LIBRARY

A few nights ago I managed to catch the last showings of Midnight in Paris which I found to be the quintessential American view of Paris. The story line was inspired by E. Hemingway’s ‘A Moveable Feast’ and the author is also depicted as a character in the film. The 1920’s is such a dream with the endless champagne flow,…
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LAUNDRY DAY

Around a month ago I had this fantastic (not so much now) idea of throwing out most of my old clothes only to find that I am working with a very select wardrobe. It feels as if I am living out of my suitcase and as if every day is a ‘laundry day’. I took notice of this launderette because…
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FAIRYTALE

When I start to see the same type of clothing at every shop, I get a little frustrated and bored. Art inherently creative, so why is everyone stuck in the same fashions? I think the problem is that although I respect ‘trends’ I simply dislike them. To refresh my view of fashion I start making clothes that I want to…
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RED HOT PANTS

The most fun in dressing up is making certain pieces something that it’s not. Take these red leather hot- pants that are totally transformed by a lady- like tweed jacket, a ruffle- collared shirt and simple accessorising. A perfect outfit for running about a city on coffee dates!     photos by Gillian D 🙂  
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