Gimme gimme MULES – Trend Alert

Searching for mules on Tumblr reveals what I am sure is only the tiptoe of the foot fetish iceberg, one that you may or may not already know much about, whatever’s your thing. Mules are the kinky heels of choice. They are undeniably sexy with some ensembles, revealing and elongating the pretty ankle, although they can also become super practical with a chunky heel and skinny jean and sweater styling. Do you wear the peep-toe or the point? Stiletto or block heel? I have only included pencil-thin heels in the mule mash up below, because they are the best kind. Imagine them with short dresses in […]

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Charlotte Simone and Emma Brewin – Fur Connoisseurs

Fur is becoming a key trend this A/W ’15. We are seeing it everywhere: on the catwalk, on the street, to wear out in the winter snow, or to lounge in with nothing else on but your panties and heels. In the ‘What’s Trending’ post a few days back, it was noted how fur was finding its way into a considerable amount of collections this season, and NYFW continues to confirm this observation. A furious act of glamour against the horrific cold of A/W. Hallelujah. Charlotte Simone (charlottesimone.com) saw the possibilities of fur in 2011, and has since been creating accessories […]

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Valentine’s Moodboard + Wishlist

Currently obsessing over the Bossa Nova vibe more than usual. Here is a Valentine’s moodboard slash wishlist, including accompanying playlist, channelling glamorous and sweaty, drunken summer nights. Click on image to enlarge Coco Collar White Midi Dress by Boom Boom Boutique Lavish Alice Playsuit with Lace Up Sleeves @ ASOS D’Orsay Heels by Missguided Parais Evil Eye Bracelet by Eyelavish Rihanna’s huge drop hoops. Glacier cherry red day-glo lipgloss, teeth whitened. Palm trees along the street, outside an old and expensive apartment building, girls hanging from the balconies with pina coladas in their manicured hands. Lisa Evangelista staring up at the […]

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3 Looks I Love + What’s Trending

Adam Lippes High-low white knit, dusky pink fur shorts, mink satin lace-up heels. Burberry Prorsum Cropped leopard-print fur jacket, simple geo-print silk scarf, cropped black skinny trousers, fur and buckle detail handbag, leather peep-toe booties. Calvin Klein Tan cropped long-sleeve knit, nude fur tote bag with chain handle, nude suede mini skirt with suede belt. … To conclude, there is fur everywhere at the moment, but I feel that is simply an outcome of a bigger picture. A diverse and eclectic mixing of luxurious fabrics is the trend here. Texture texture texture. Contrasting colours are NOT happening at the minute – […]

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