As a pants (trouser) lover it is only natural that as the weather is heating up I am reaching for her close cousin, the short. I am still navigating my way around the idea of a skirt, with denim and printed versions making a tempting case! But in the meantime I'll return to an old … Continue reading Short Stories
While our ancestors were accustomed to wearing wool in Winter and cotton in Summer, with a variation in Autumn and Spring, it seems that, in the last few years, not even my weather apps can keep up with the, sometimes, hourly changes of weather. In Winter it's too hot for a coat and while I … Continue reading Jacket Weather
In recent years there have been a lot of questions over the importance of people and brands going fur-free. From disturbing youtube videos of tortured animals to the growing awareness of our responsibility to the environment, there are many reasons why people are now opting to go faux. The fashion industry has been slow … Continue reading What’s all the fuss over fur?
Red is a colour associated with love, passion, fire and heat. It is not be taken or even worn lightly! The bravest of the brave are wearing it head to toe. While others will dabble with accessories in hues of crimson, coral and wine. Whether it be a boot, a coat or a saucy red … Continue reading Winter Brights: The Red Coat
I am not sure where the last few months have gone, but the temperatures in Rome have finally dropped, so I can pull out my favourite knitwear. It has been a while since I have experienced a real Winter, having moved from Summer in Australia to Summer in Europe. However I have been looking forward … Continue reading November: Time to wrap up!
You know what the best thing about fashion is? Its repetitiveness! Have you ever been in that situation where your wardrobe is over flowing and yet you just can't seem to part with that favourite skirt or dress that you bought years ago? Sure it's out of style and yes you haven't worn it in … Continue reading What goes around comes around
I love jeans! I feel safe in saying that this is a statement that 90% of women, even men, can relate to. But jeans are boring....right? Ok, before you jump down my throat in defense of comfort and wear ability, hear me out! I am not saying we shouldn't wear jeans or that they are … Continue reading How to say goodbye to Jeans