Clothing & Accessories.

Men’s essentials: what to wear to the gym

The perfect outfit to be heading off to the gym in, is the same one expected to translate to casual smart once you step outside the lockers to take in the city vibes. Bearing clean, minimalist lines and a sporty-luxe sensibility, this outfit should also bet on comfort, understatement and endless versatility. Top it off with a sleek pair of trainers, a roomy holdall, a…

12 of the best 1960s inspired bags

Aside from the mod silhouettes trending for fall 2014, there are many other equally gorgeous ways to indulge in the retro spirit, many of those borrowing the shape of the classy 1960s inspired bags making for today’s inspiring round-up. Muted, colour blocked or dipped in delicate pastels, this season’s it accessory is delightfully feminine, evocative, yet super-modern. A must for every woman longing for timelessness.…

10 of the best blanket coats for fall and winter

Voluminous, cozy, versatile, luxurious, the blanket cape is envisioned to be all that and more this season, as it is ready to infuse your fall /winter 2014 wardrobe with just a hint of fashionable drama. If you’re looking to step up your outerwear game, do invest in a blanket coat this autumn and keep an eye out for neutral colour palettes, for graphic patterns and…

Chasing the sun in vibrant bikinis: Cia Maritima

“Follow the Sun” was the motto of Cia Maritima for spring / summer 2015, and it made sense: these were swim pieces of such vibrant optimism they seemed to flat-out refuse even the remotest possibility of a cloudy day. The collection featured 19 ethnic-inspired prints, with tropical and Peruvian prints as the highlights. Unique shapes saw folded-down waistlines mimicking an unzipped wetsuit, short-length bodysuits, and…

10 breathtaking gowns from Paris fashion week

There’s something about Paris that inevitably pushes your thoughts towards the floor-sweeping gowns barely touching ground in their motion, towards the most elaborate of the embroideries adorning ethereal fabrics in their weaving of modern fairy tales, towards silhouettes so dreamy they appear to be crafted somewhere out of this world. In keeping up with the fantasy, the 10 most breathtaking gowns to have walked the…

Josephine Skriver in bikinis off the Mexican coast is a dream

Has ever a brand been more reliable in delivering dreamy sun-soaked imagery season after season? Zimmermann brings it again with their Resort Swim 2014 campaign, photographed by Darren McDonald and starring the sublime Josephine Skriver. Shot on the coast of Mexico, Skriver lounges on, in, outside of and alongside of a luxury yacht, all the while dressed in Zimmermann’s latest collection of relaxed separates and…
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign
Zimmermann Resort Swim '15 campaign

This mystical girl dancing beneath the stars could be you

Why might it be you? Because the face of Hanalei Reponty, Mara Hoffman’s fall 2014 muse, is largely obscured; hidden beneath a gauzy checkered veil, a curtain of mermaid-like hair, or some delicate ring-embellished fingers. Olivia Malone’s photos are more about the clothing and the mood… about the mystical California skies awash with stars and the jutting rocks looming against the sand.
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign
Mara Hoffman F/W '14 campaign

10 utterly amazing dresses from the Milan runways

There’s the floor-sweeping, the featherweight and the intricately-adorned, the gown drenched in colour, the silhouette cast in shreds of gold and the sheer dress that makes transparency appear more like a walking dream, there’s beauty and there’s understated elegance describing Milan Fashion Week (MFW), all that plus a silent promise for the garments to gently steal your breath away. Celebrating femininity and the glorious complexity…

10 ultra-sexy dresses from the London runways

Modern, fastidious, cool, sometimes glamorous, other times utter feminine, this is how London Fashion Week (LFW) spring / summer 2015 understood the new play upon sensuality. Super-short silhouettes, fitted frocks and diaphanous layers alike prevailed on the runways, the looks modernized by the way of splendid cut-outs and marvelous peekaboo fabrications. Leaving all signs of demureness aside, here are 10 ultra-sexy dresses that best describe…

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