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Suzy O’Rourke makes the most beautiful ear muffs you’ll ever see

If ever you doubted that millinery could be called an art, then you need only look at the craftsmanship that goes into couture millinery pieces like these by Suzy O’Rourke. O’Rourke’s autumn / winter 2012 couture collection, which aptly goes under the title of ‘Gilt’, features the types of sculptural shapes that are her hallmark. Vines of 24 carat plated golded leaves twist their way…
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection
Suzy O'Rourke A/W '12 Couture collection

Short but sweet: practical pin-up

It’s one of those feats that balances along a wire-thin line: how to dress in a way that’s both rather revealing and innocently sweet. Velour magazine gives us not one but eight answers in this shoot starring Kristy Kaurova, all firmly rooted in that hint of 1950s pin-up girl styling. Gingham dress and cat eye glasses? Check. Boy-shorted playsuits with ruffled edges? Check. Vintage inspired…
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011
Kristy Kaurova: Velour Magazine August 2011

Giveaway: 3 x Canningvale tote bags

Canningvale may be known to you as the place to go for luxury towels and sheets… but you can also pack up your beachside lifestyle and take it with you anywhere, with one of these limited edition tote bags. Purchase any Canningvale beach towel – which come in a range of fabrics from rich Cotton Velour to high quality Egyptian Cotton – to receive one…

Velvet clothing: velvet fashion trend

Velvet has many enemies. People who loathe its existence, wish it was never invented, and shudder at the thought of a post-90’s velvet revival. I can find that position mildly understandable; sure, there have been some velvet disasters. But for the most part I fall into the velvet-lovers camp because there are also many times when velvet can go so darn right that it’s hard…
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration
Rich & regal: fashion inspiration

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