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Lindsey Wixson is Wicca and voodoo

When jewellery turned all mystic and hippie-inspired, it was ManiaMania at the fore of the trend: committed to the aesthetic like no other brand, it’s in their DNA. At once it was the raw, bohemian sensuality of Abbey Lee Kershaw fronting their campaigns, then Dree Hemingway. With a new season comes a new muse, one you might not typically associate with the brand: good girl…
ManiaMania A/W '14 campaign
ManiaMania A/W '14 campaign
ManiaMania A/W '14 campaign
ManiaMania A/W '14 campaign

10 cool look books you might have missed this week

There are countless gorgeous collections that make it into our look books section daily, but as much as we’d love to review each and every one, we just can’t always feature them all. So to make sure you haven’t missed out on some of the pretty dresses, cool accessories, and inspirational ensembles that we’ve uploaded lately here’s a round-up of 10 cool look books worth…

Zimmermann’s class of 2013

Zimmermann’s Class of 2013 collection isn’t quite school girl chic as you might expect it. Instead – as the campaign featuring Cassi Van Den Dungen illustrates – it’s a mix of innocence and darkness, playfulness and sophistication, at once youthful and luxurious, peppered with pleated tunics and blazers alongside lace and ruffles and bows.
Zimmermann S/S '13 / '14 Campaign
Zimmermann S/S '13 / '14 Campaign
Zimmermann S/S '13 / '14 Campaign
Zimmermann S/S '13 / '14 Campaign
Zimmermann S/S '13 / '14 Campaign

5 unique jewellery pieces that can’t go unnoticed

Jewellery is quite a personal thing. It’s both a reflection of one’s personality and a public display of it. Is she a diamonds girl or a peals girl? Does she wear low-key classic pieces of fine jewellery that match every outfit, or does she indulge in seasonal statement pieces? Once you get beyond those questions, one possible answer is that she’s the kind of girl…

5 ear cuffs for the accessory lover

Ear cuffs and ear wraps come in so many forms. As for which suits you (or the person at the receiving end of your gift giving) is up to you. From the boho to the elegant, the upper ear has never had such a big moment in the spotlight. Here are 5 picks for ear cuffs from the handmade to the luxurious.

Dree Hemingway, bodypaint and Astral Planes: ManiaMania (video)

Each ManiaMania collection of jewellery is accompanied by a description of its inspirations that’s just about as mystical and cryptic and open to interpretation as the jewellery itself. Reliably there’s some inspiration drawn from the hippie days of the ‘60s and ‘70s. If it’s a fascination with spiritualism or surrealism or religious cult it’s the fascination revived from the way it was in those free-loving…
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection
Dree Hemingway: ManiaMania Astral Plane collection

Dree Hemingway: mud, skin and witchcraft for ManiaMania

The product and the imagery are always in fierce competition with any ManiaMania campaign. In this campaign, as with all the previous, you get swept up in the mood; the mystical, sensual mood. And as you’re being swept away on the white-water rush of dreamy imagery, your eyes scramble to fixate on the jewellery and accessories that should be the true stars of the campaign.…

Abbey Lee for Maniamania: the videos

As surreal and dream-like as the campaign images themselves, these three videos of Abbey Lee Kershaw for Maniamania are perfectly in spirit with the dizzying themes of the collection. Shot by Elle Muliarchyk, you can view all three videos after the break.
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12

Surrealism, Abbey Lee & Maniamania

To say ManiaMania have build up something of a cultish following would not be inaccurate. The jewellery label’s quickly-established trademark of bohemian rawness and mystical themes is as clear cut and singular as their pieces are complex, and there couldn’t be a better face for the brand than Abbey Lee Kershaw – a walking personification of their style. For spring 2011/2012 their collection The Third…
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12
Abbey Lee Kershaw: ManiaMania S/S '11 '12

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