Style inspiration of the day: Valentino’s summer goddesses

Sheer, effortlessly draped, veiling their bodies in translucent fantasies, moving as they are alive: these are Valentino’s otherworldly creations, worthy of a goddess, inevitably getting you dreaming about a summer in white. Natural curls, strokes of gold eye shadow and luminous skin pay compliment to the light and airy dresses, accessorized with gilded body chains and matching ankle bracelets. The painterly photograph is lensed by…

The elegant way to wear a crop top: at ModaLisboa

The fact that we’ve seen quite the fair share of midriff-bearing tops take over the streets during the past seasons, did nothing to diminish our love for the subtle-sultriness of the look. Quite the opposite, as nothing catches out eyes faster than a fresh way to rock the crop, now that spring has finally settled over the Northern hemisphere. Spotted at ModaLisboa, a sky-blue, ruffled…

IVY PARK by Beyonce is here

IN collaboration with Topshop’s Sir Philip Green, mega-star Beyonce has broken into the athleisure-wear space. The IVY PARK brand takes on the sportswear as fashion trend by bringing pieces that can be worn both in and out of the gym. Leggings, sportsbras and leotards ensue.

Style inspiration of the day: denim basics refresh

Denim on denim is no longer a novelty, but if it ain’t broke, why fix the off-duty combination that still works way beyond perfect everytime? What you can do instead is aim for a little extra creativity whenever styling your favourite basics. For example, you can treat a light wash denim jacket as a shirt, button it all the way up, and team it to…

Victoria’s Secret introduces a collection of lacy little bralets

Elsa Hosk, Taylor Hill and Martha Hunt star in a free-spirited new lookbook from lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret. Not everyone wants to be a buxom bombshell, as it happens, and the retailer has cottoned onto the fact that lacy little triangle bras (made to be seen) are still on-trend. From florals to fluorescent colours, these little numbers are sure to be popular.

Simona Semen’s new collection is actually a dream

Incredible details formed of embroidery and lace, delicate pastel hues, and shapes that could have been pulled from the pages of a fairytale book: the latest collection from Simona Semen is actually a dream come true. In the collection’s imagery – photographed by Cristi Floriganta and with art direction by Alin Galatescu – model Gloria Muresan looks worthy of a royal ball, with soft makeup…

Style inspiration of the day: a dreamy spring-Lolita

Baby-doll-sweet meets nymphet sheer in contouring what is spring’s dreamy take on Lolita fashion, your outfit inspiration of the day provided by a darling but always edgy Daphne Groeneveld, rocking the sugary-sultry look as photographed for S Moda. Styling tips to steal: clash the softer than soft pastels – two is always better than one; edge up the girly details galore with plenty of transparency;…

No ordinary black & white: edging up the classic combo in New York

While some could argue that a black-and-white ensemble is hardly revolutionary, if spotted in New York, and during fashion week, chances are the achromatic look is by no means ordinary either. Steal from the street-style savvy, and edge up the classic combo with a cropped biker jacket, block leather heels and a statement skirt – minimal but adorned with subtle, sculptural pleats.