Posts Tagged ‘fashion’

The appearance of Black Tie on an invitation can stir up feelings of panic even in the most fashionable of fashionistas. While men can get away with donning a tuxedo, the mysterious cypher of “business casual”, “creative black tie” or “eveningwear” scribbled in tiny italics somewhere on the page doesn’t shed any light...

Born in Bogota’, Colombia, to Colombian painter Valentino Cortazar and British singer Dominique Vaughan, Esteban Cortazar grew up in Miami, Florida. His exposure to different cultures from a very early age translates into his fashion creations, which blend together the vivid colours of South America, the warm tartans...

Kristian Aadnevik is one of fashion’s best-kept secrets. After graduating from Bergen Yrkessole, the Norwegian designer moved to London to pursue an MA at the Royal Collage of Art, where he received numerous awards and was quickly spotted by the best names in the industry. A stint as a design assistant at Alexander...

London Fashion Week A/W 17 at 180 Strand Emilio De La Morena is known for its elegant aesthetic and impeccable tailoring, but this season he’s clearly stepping out of his comfort zone and developing his style in a new direction. There was an added element of playfulness in the AW17 collection he presented on the last...

When it comes to choosing an evening gown for a special occasion, I look for timeless pieces that blur the lines between statement making and wearability. No fashion brand exemplifies this paradox better than Solace London, the brainchild of Lauren Taylor and Ryan Holliday-Stevens. After working together as Brand...

If there was a piece of clothing that was never supposed to see the light of day, it would be the pyjamas. But, as we all know, fashion rules change with the blink of an eye, and what was once an outfit reserved just for sleepovers or movie nights with your significant other is now deemed an acceptable and chic...

I believe Emilio De La Morena is one of the most exciting emerging fashion designers of our generation. What sets him apart is his structured, sophisticated and understated aesthetic that is greatly influenced by his Spanish background and sculptural education, which has been instrumental in helping him understand...

I feel very fortunate to live in the amazing city of London, but when the cool season arrives and the temperatures turn to a freezing degree, I start to dream of sun-kissed beaches and tropical paradises in the most exotic corners of the globe. And when I do, my favorite beachwear and resort wear brand, Juliet Dunn,...

Fashion trends continually change with the blink of an eye, but jeans have been a constant staple in my wardrobe for as long as I can remember. But to think of denim as unchangeable would be a mistake, because this fabric is evolving all the time, changing style and look to keep up with the times. This fall, jeans...

The fringe was the hottest fashion trend of the past spring, adding a flirty playfulness to hemlines, sleeves, and even dainty evening clutches. If like me you’ve immensely enjoyed playing with this trend and are not ready to let it go just yet, you’ll be relieved to know the fringe binge will remain in full swing...