Category Archives: Shirt

Classic Clothing Series: The White Shirt

The white shirt is one of those ‘wardrobe essentials’ I find very difficult to get right.  Not only do I find it difficult to find the perfect classic white shirt, I find it hard to obtain a white shirt with … 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

Posted in Anthropologie, ASOS, Clutch, denim, GAP, Gold, jeans, leather, legging jean, London, London Fashion Week, Metallics, sheer, Shirt, Shoes, Sparkles, TopShop, Unique | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Eat My Shorts.

Some days my legs must get terribly confused.  They rarely saw the light of day in London and here in America they find themselves dressed with shorts on a regular basis.  I’m getting some Texan sun in Austin right now … Continue reading

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Doing The Splits.

Current obsession: skirts with splits. Back in 2010 I remember a resurgence of skirts and dresses with splits on the catwalk, I’m thinking specifically here of Versace (never shy of exposing the thigh, I admit), Lanvin and Zac Posen.  I found … 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

Posted in Black, Fashion, J Crew, maxi, Nine West, Reiss, Shirt, skirt, Style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 40 Comments

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

Posted in Bags, Birthday, Clutch, COS, Dorothy Perkins, Eighteenth, Fashion, leather, linen, NYC, Reiss, Shirt, Shoes, Style, Tee, winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Tuxedo Style

Although my favourite item of clothing remains the dress there are times when I feel inspired to add a little masculine to my feminine.  Fitted blazers, white collared shirts, cigarette pants…. a modern take on YSL’s ‘le smoking suit’.  For … Continue reading

Posted in androgyny, ASOS, Black, blazer, Coat, Dorothy Perkins, Fashion, GAP, Leggings, marlene dietrich, Reiss, Shirt, Style, white | 30 Comments