Category Archives: maxi

Summer Dressing: Arden B. Maxi, Freddie & Cinnamon Bracelet and Lancelot Knight Leather Barrel Bag

This outfit post pretty much sums up all my current obsessions; the things I have been wearing to death this summer.  This Arden B maxi dress is such a pretty style… for starters it seems to make me look 5ft 10 … Continue reading

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Chiffon and Leather: Helmut Lang and Mango

Greetings from Manhattan, Blog Reader!  I’m back in New York City after a wonderful vacation in Texas and a lot of fun with friends old and new.  In Austin I had the chance to work with Red Rogue Studio, I met … Continue reading

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Give Me Your LAVUK

Last month I discovered LAVUK, a label blending elegance and modern living, who I featured in my weekly column for the online fashion community Lookbooks.  I had several delightful email exchanges with designer and founder Natasha Gindin about the inspiration behind … Continue reading

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Stripes and Sparkle for the Sea…

Stripes – last summer we saw a lot of this on the catwalk; wide bands of orange, blue and red at Prada, billowing striped maxi dresses at Jil Sander and fruity striped jumpsuits at Marc Jacobs.  Without a doubt last … Continue reading

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Illustrated Prints: Rodarte x Opening Ceremony

Back in August I wrote about Rodarte’s second collection for Opening Ceremony.  Inspired by the Nordic romance of Scandinavia, the collection offered a soft palette of mint, blush and ochre for beautifully billowing silk dresses adorned with ruffles.  Of the … Continue reading

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“I Love You, But I Love Myself More” ~ Carrie Bradshaw

I always indulge in a little ‘self love’ at Christmas, Blog Reader, and make a little purchase from one of the Christmas sales that start around this time.  Given my love of Reiss, I enjoy browsing their sale – my … Continue reading

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Black Lace and Pink Martini

I love the week before Christmas, always have.  I still get some childish excitement about Santa’s deliveries and enjoy the last week at work when no-one-is-really-doing-anything-much because their head is filled with holidays… I think I am also enjoying this … Continue reading

Posted in Birthday, Black, black lace, Fashion, lace, maxi, Milly, Milly by Michelle, Nine West, Reiss, skirt, Style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments