Striped Shirt x Mom Jeans

I have a favorite item in my wardrobe that I purchased this summer and it is a striped shirt from Zara. I bought it for Mykonos, to use as a cover up when I needed to throw something over my bikini at a restaurant or walking around town. It has grown on me and I now treat it like precious cargo,…
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The Bucket List

I went out and got myself a bucket bag for the first time in a very, very long time. My hesitation with bucket bags has always been how they just don’t sit flat against your body when you are carrying them. It is like carrying a bucket ! Remember when you were little, hauling the thing around while it smacked…
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The White Dress

The little white dress doesn’t get as much love as the little black dress, so how about we appreciate this structured version which has become my go-to summer essential. It pretty much maintains its shape even after being washed. It almost hugs you like a bandage dress but does not constrict you. I wore it the first time on a night…
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Return of the Rudeboy

Fellas, this one is especially for you ! I’ll be the first to admit I did not know what a rudeboy was until I did a bit of research on the terminology and on this exhibition at Somerset House – Return of the Rudeboy. Running from 13 June to 25 August, the public can view photographs of some of the UK’s…
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The New Bohemia

The 70s are making a comeback this autumn and I am ready to embrace all aspects of the trend. Floral dress. Check. Fringe bag. Check. Faux fur. Check. Bell bottoms and rocker boyfriend … give me a few more days. This dress may be a little too warm for August with its long sleeves but the two slits in the…
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Kerala Crochet

Zimbabwean women are known for their beautiful crochet linens and artwork, something which my grandmother had all over her living room when I was growing up. I am talking throws, cushions, anything she could cover in crochet (grandpa excluded). This gorgeous playsuit reminds me so much of that craft and wearing it in Mykonos a week ago was a dream. Yeah,…
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