Category Archives: leather

Leather Jacket, Vintage Tee & Cambridge Satchel

Investing in this leather jacket by Helmut Lang was one of my most spine tingling yet efficient purchases last year back in NYC.  An investment piece, this jacket pretty much comes everywhere with me.  I wear it over dresses and … Continue reading

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Highlighter AG Jeans: Purple and Peplum

Just before the humidity became overwhelming in New York this month, Blog Reader, I took these highlighter purple Stilt jeans from Adriano Goldschmied out for a spin around the East Village. Photos: Lydia Hudgens. Back in January at the Texworld USA apparel fabrics show in NYC, … Continue reading

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Neon and Leather: Joy Cioci Laser Cut Leather Dress

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting the SoHo showroom of Joy Cioci.  I was there to take a look at her fall 2012 collection ‘Seductive Survival‘, but I found myself captivated by her colourful spring summer line. A … Continue reading

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I Love (Emma Louise) London: Leather Dress

UK designer Emma Louise London has been on my ‘to watch’ list for a while now.  I interviewed Emma for Lookbooks back in April when I discovered her spring summer 2012 collection, a tribute to the city of London and … Continue reading

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Hell For Leather.

I first saw these Tom Gunn Penn heels back in September when I met designers Gabrielle Thompson and Shannon Gunn at Caspule.  They invited me to their preview event in NYC where I saw their full autumn / winter collection, a unique series … Continue reading

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You’ve Got The Power To Know: You’re Indestructible.

The search for the perfect white shirt is never an easy one.  I found this gorgeous Klara buttondown at Anthropologie at the start of the year and I haven’t stopped wearing it since.  Made from oh-so-sheer silk it has a … Continue reading

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New York Moments (Winter Edition)

Some snapshots of my being “American” these last few months.  Above: ice skating in Central Park on Sunday.  Below: autumn in Central Park Below: Afternoon tea at The Plaza Hotel for my birthday last month Below: Thanksgiving outfit I didn’t … Continue reading

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