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
I am back! Well at least half back. I have been sick for the last two weeks, which really has been a bummer, especially considering that I had my birthday in between. As much as it would seem like the perfect time to spend catching up on blog work, I had to retreat to my … Continue reading All Tied Up
There is nothing like that feeling of finding out that one of your favourite pieces of clothing can go beyond its initial purpose, in this case the evening pant, and transforms itself from an obvious after dark staple to an everyday comfortable classic. When originally purchasing these silky green trousers, it was with a night … Continue reading Lounging Around
I do love a new trend, especially when I already have it in my wardrobe! Back in 2013, Lorenzo and I took one of our favourite trips of all time to Marrakech. I fell in love with the souk markets, which were bursting with colourful and ornate objects, to inject your own home with a … Continue reading Best foot forward