Monday, 21 April 2014

New York Fashion Week SS 2014....Maddison

Australian model and actress Maddison Brown, after Jason Wu, NYC, September 2013.

You can't go wrong with super cute coloured denim shorts, faded denim jacket and flat ankle boots for casual summer.

Recreate Maddison's look (kind of):


Red shorts: True Religion Cassie mid rise rolled shorts,  Topshop Moto coloured Daisy hot pants, J Brand Low rise cutoff shorts, Siwy jeans Madeleine shorts or Etoile Isabel Marant Norina printed cut-off shorts

Paris Fashion Week AW 2014....Sui

Chinese model Sui He, Paris, March 2014. 

Living the dream....an armful of Chanel shopping bags :)

Recreate Sui He's look (kind of):

Leather jacket: Saint Laurent leather biker jacket,  Iro Ebeyna leather jacket, or Y.A.S. Clean biker jacket


New York Fashion Week SS 2014....Kate


The Editoralist's Kate Davidson Hudson, before Delpozo, NYC, September 2013.

A beautiful way to wear neutrals....accessorise with gorgeous animal print accessories.

Recreate Kate's look (kind of):

Shirt: Equipment Slim Signature blouse, Marni cotton shirt, Theory silk shirt, ASOS long sleeve shirt, or Barneys New York Silk button front blouse

Skirt: Narcisco Rodriguez stretch pencil skirt, Theyskens' Theory Fuality Sencil pencil skirt, David Lerner knee length skirt, Topshop Modern Tailoring pencil skirt with zip, Diane von Furstenberg Katie leather pencil skirt, or Sophie Hulme chain-embellished pencil skirt

Zebra accessories: Saint Laurent printed pumps, Diane von Furstenberg Sutra mini zebra patchwork bag, Brian Atwood Zebra print pumps, Gianvito Rossi crisscross ankle strap sandals, or Maison Boinet zebra print belt

Sunday, 20 April 2014

New York Fashion Week SS 2014

Weekend Hair inspiration via NYC, September 2013.

Cute plaits for the weekend!

Recreate the look (kind of):

Cute backpack: Marc by Marc Jacobs Domo Arigato backpack, American Apparel backpack, Topshop Aloha floral backpack,  Pierre Hardy neon leather backpack, or Illesteva paint-spattered Charlie backpack

New York Fashion Week SS 2014....Christina

Christina Perez, Style Development Editor, Glamour magazine, NYC, September 2013.

The way to wear a bustier or crop top this season....over a shirt or top! Yasmin always wears the look beautifully here.

Recreate Christina's look (kind of):

Opening Ceremony Kami bustier dress

Paris Fashion Week SS 2014....Nasiba

Buro 24/7's Nasiba Adilova, before Allude (I think!), Paris, October 2013.

The perfect dress for a hot summer's day.....and for those who have overindulged in Easter eggs, hot cross buns and other Easter treats!

Recreate Nasiba's look (kind of):


Gianvito Rossi Plexy combo pump

White clutch: Mark Cross Scottie braided wristlet, Nina Ricci clutch, Topshop leather metal bar clutch or Whistles small shiny croc clutch

New York Fashion Week AW 2014....Leandra

Leandra Medine of The Man Repeller, Lincoln Centre, NYC, February 2014.

Fringing, an oversized menswear inspired blazer and a neck scarf. So chic. 

Recreate Leandra's look (kind of):


Saturday, 19 April 2014

Paris Fashion Week AW 2014....Sissi

Chinese model Sissi Hou, after Kenzo, Paris, February 2014.

"You are Gold...you're indestructible, always believe in, 'cos you are...Gold"

Recreate Sissi's look (kind of):


Gold blazer: Haider Ackermann metallic leather blazer, Lanvin matte jacket, or Lanvin metallic jacquard jacket

Paris Fashion Week AW 2014....Maja

Polish model Maja Salamon, after Giambattista Valli, Paris, March 2014.

Cool Kids Can't Die. 

Paris Fashion Week AW 2014....Valentina

Valentina Siragusa of Factory Style blog, after Stella McCartney, Paris, March 2014.

Beautiful blush colour on beautiful Valentina. And a random pigeon :)

Recreate Valentina's look (kind of):

Stella McCartney Kevin python-print coat or blazer

Stella McCartney satin flounce hem dress (this would be so pretty to wear to a late spring/mid-summer wedding with gorgeous high sandals)

Paris Fashion Week AW 2014....Sofie

Sofie Valkiers of Fashionata blog, Tuileries, Paris, March 2014. 

Shades of lemon chiffon, pretty gingham, and transparent protection from the April showers. Well hello there spring!

Recreate Sofie's look (kind of):

Lemon coat: Stella McCartney Flore coat, ASOS longline coat, Topshop tailored lightweight coat, Jil Sander cotton-gabardine coat or Jil Sander Raipur Collarless open coat

Gingham prettiness: Michael Kors Gingham dress,  Tory Burch Kerrington Gingham cross body bag, Red Valentino short gingham jacquard jumpsuit, Topshop gingham calf midi skirt, Topshop black gingham bralet, Richard Nicoll gingham top, or O'Beach gingham hipster bikini bottom

Friday, 18 April 2014

New York Fashion Week SS 2014....Susie

Susie Lau, before Rodarte, NYC, September 2013.

Easter inspiration.....Susie in her sweet Bunny Ear cap!

Still need to purchase goodies for Sunday? Here are a few chocolate eggs I would love the Easter Bunny to leave on my doorstep!:

Melrose and Morgan Chocolate Spotty easter egg

Artisan du Chocolat Pineapple egg or Creme de la Creme egg

Haigh's Chocolates large milk chocolate Bilby

Paris Fashion Week SS 2014....Bette

Dutch model Bette Franke, after Chloe, Paris, September 2013.

A fab, easy look for spring and summer!

Recreate Bette's look (kind of):

Striped tee: Velvet Lily Aldridge striped tee,  Proenza Schouler striped tee, Rag & Bone/JEAN The Carey tee, or New Look printed striped tee

Leather mini skirt: BLK Dnm leather mini skirt,  ASOS Mini skirt in leather, Topshop leather a-line skirt, Isabel Marant Boden leather A-line skirt,  T by Alexander Wang leather mini skirt or T by Alexander Wang leather zip skirt

Paris Fashion Week AW 2014....Anya

Tatler Russia Fashion Director Anya Ziourova, before Valentino, Paris, March 2014.

Paris Fashion Week SS 2014....Jess

Editor-in-Chief Russh magazine Jess Blanch, before Ellery, Paris, September 2013.

A lovely way to style distressed jeans: with a nautical crisp striped tee and double breasted jacket. 

Recreate Jess's look (kind of):

Striped top: T by Alexander Wang striped fine-knit top, Rag & Bone/JEAN The Carey Tee, Daisy Street Slubby T shirt or A.P.C. Atelier de Production et de Creation cropped striped cotton tee

Moschino textured knit jacket, Jenni Kayne Cross Button Blazer, J.Crew Collection Rylan jacket, or Barneys New York Boyfriend jacket

Distressed jeans: Mother The Pretender Crop and Roll jeans, Stella McCartney Tomboy distressed boyfriend jeans, J Brand 1265 Ace Boy Fit jeans, or Rag & Bone/JEAN Boyfriend jeans

Monday, 14 April 2014

Li Wei @ Premier Model Management

Li Wei @ Premier Model Management for MOON magazine

30 November 2013 = 1 freezing Autumn day, 1 beautiful model, 2 packets of Tunnock's milk chocolate Tea Cakes, 1 hot water bottle, 1 incredible Christopher Kane velvet dress, 2 pairs of boots (one ankle, one knee-high), 1 vintage lace bodysuit, 1 instantly desirable Whistles baby blue leather skirt, 2 packets of salted, roasted macadamia nuts, countless cups of steaming hot tea, 4 minutes of dancing (Li Wei) and singing (us), and 1 gorgeous pink Carven sweater.

Model: Li Wei ♥♥♥
Stylist: Verity Pemberton for MOON magazine ♥♥♥
Make-Up and Hair: Jessica Mejia ♥♥♥

Clothing credits:

Vintage tee, stylist's own
Vintage chain necklace, stylist's own


Bra top, stylist's own
Prada knee-high boots

Vintage lace bodysuit, stylist's own
Rings, stylist's own

Mulberry ankle boots