Category Archives: skirt

StyleOnTheCouch Loves: L.K. Bennett by Caroline Issa

This week in London has been a busy one!  One of the highlights was a preview of the new SS13 collection of clothing and footwear from British brand L.K. Bennett and their exciting collaborating with Caroline Issa, fashion director of Tank … Continue reading

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Atsuko Kudo Latex Skirt

If I were an actress and not a psychologist, Blog Reader, I should quite happily have taken on the role of Trinity in the Matrix, or Catwoman, but would likely have most of all enjoyed the role of Selene in … Continue reading

Posted in Atsuko Kudo, Latex, Mango, Reiss, Sandals, skirt, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 34 Comments

Different Location, Different Rules?

Coming from England, where a winter wardrobe equals a summer wardrobe, and vice versa depending on the somewhat temperamental climate in the UK, I’ve always been pretty hopeless dressing for humidity.  I’m spending the week back in one of my … Continue reading

Posted in Accessories, ALDO, Austin, Guess, skirt, Urban Outfitters, Zara | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 35 Comments

“The Body Never Lies” ~ Martha Graham.

Last year I attended a wonderful talk on women’s rights and women’s clothes at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.  Although hard for me to imagine, the changes described in women’s dress since even the 1900s was quite startling. … Continue reading

Posted in Amber Sakai, BCBG, beautiful lingerie, lace, Lascivious, Shapewear, sheer, skirt, Style, Style Inspiration, StyleOnTheCouch, styling, The Lake and Stars, Underwear | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

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

Posted in ASOS, Burberry, Fashion, Nine West, Opening Ceremony, Reiss, Rodarte, sheer, Shirt, skirt | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

“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

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