Mini Skirts & Mules

September first is back to school for not only the kids but the fashion industry too. Yes, there are a sprinkle of people making the most of this last summer weekend (thank god the 1st fell on a Friday !) but for those of us already in the city, we shall be making space for Fall’s fashion favourites. In the…
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The Corset Top

Corset tops are making an appearance in just about every high street store you can name and my favorite are the ones with a built in corset, like this peach one I am wearing,  rather than layering a separate corset over a t-shirt. But to each his own when it comes to fashion and personal style. There are a variety of…
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Soviet Chic On A Budget

If the name Gosha Rubchinskiy does not ring a bell by now then you are clearly not a victim of the current fashion craze of Russian-inspired “street wear”. I am calling it street wear because a lot of what is out there (the hoodies, tracksuits, sneakers) are pretty much my idea of what the Russian equivalent of an “urban youth”…
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Tom Ford Beauty

The first time I heard about Tom Ford having a cosmetics line, I was a little skeptic of whether there would be any products for women with darker skin tones. The eyeshadows, lipsticks and nail polishes were something I coveted but it wasn’t until British model Betty Adewole was the face of their makeup that I started believing there was…
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Satin and Denim

Now is probably the best time to wear a satin blouse because the temperature is heating up but not yet to the point where you end up hot and sweaty and those not-so-glamorous sweat patches begin to show on your blouse. Yes, I know, not the best way to introduce how to wear satin but I thought I’d get that out…
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A bit like Ellery

I don’t know how long the trend of flared pants is going to last (fingers crossed it will be on the aw16 runways this month) but I am determined to collect as many styles as possible from the denim flares to the wool versions by Ellery and countless others out there. Seeing as I tend to wear this jumpsuit more like pants,…
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