HOW TO CREATE A MORE SUSTAINABLE WARDROBE

*Originally featured on FS/AW* As the new year gets people thinking about the things they wish to change or introduce to better themselves and their lifestyle, being more sustainable and ethical are more prominent decisions than ever. Life/self-improvement goals are within some of the most popular resolutions, but with a mere 9.2% of people actually…

FIVE FASHION READS FOR 2019

Every year I set myself the goal to read more outside of my degree. With fashion and sustainability being both huge passions of mine, I’ve recently expanded my book collection to include some titles that I am really excited to get stuck into and others I have already read. DRESS SCANDINAVIAN – PERNILLE TEISBAEK I…

International Designers at GFW 2018

The International Fashion Award Show 2018 saw a stimulating array of designs and incredible talent. The award show, sponsored by Swarovski, named the winner Danqi Chen from Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology. Chen showcased a collection of animated pieces that displayed true craftsmanship and imagination. Bold yellow and scarlet red ankle-length trench coats were paired with matching accessories that projected…

FASHION MAGAZINES VS BLOGGERS??

“Note to bloggers who change head-to-toe paid-to-wear outfits every hour: please stop. Find another business. You are heralding the death of style,” wrote Sally Singer, Vogue US creative digital director. For years the fashion industry has seen bloggers vs magazines. Since the rise in online content and influencers, many have been perceived as simply having…

SHOW INSIGHT: MIMI TRAN

DAY TWO Fashion Scout at London Fashion Week The glamorous Mimi Tran has built an equally gorgeous brand with her artistic talents and lust for elegant design. Mimi has continued to expand her brand from red-carpet wear with her latest bridal collection, featuring delicate lacing and intricate beading. The growth and hard work that has been…

SHOW INSIGHT: PAM HOGG

DAY ONE Fashion Scout at London Fashion Week Returning to the catwalk with yet another incredible collection was the fabulous, Pam Hogg. The self taught fashion mogul has had an extensive career in fashion and music with her band “Doll” opening for Blondie in 1993.  Hogg returned to fashion in the late 90’s and her…

The Slouchy Knit

For years I’ve loved wearing and styling all my knitwear, sweatshirts and coats oversized. I’m a complete advocate for a slouchy, relaxed outfit and I’ll take an chunky knit over any apparel in the Autumn/Winter months. This gorgeous shade of yellow is a go-to colour for me at any time in the year but I’ve…

Five Street Style Fashion Week Trends

CHECK TRENCH COATS A classic print on a classic style, with many variations and ways to style up. These were seen in every fashion week as a statement piece. Mulberry Ready-To-Wear collection. 2. YELLOW The gorgeous stand-out colour, yellow, was seen throughout fashion week – a colour that I personally love wearing. I’m glad to…

Gucci Décor | Gucci Homeware Collection

Gucci and creative director, Alessandro Michele are renowned for the animal motifs,  bold patterns and statement pieces. All aspects in which make this particular designer brand so iconic and personally, a favourite of mine. Despite not actually owning a single item, one can lust and even more so after seeing the previews of their new…

That Sunday Sunshine

The beginning of the weekend just gone, was full on to say the least. I went to a hip-hop and electronic music festival in Bath on the Friday and we travelled back on the Saturday. Meaning, Sunday was the ultimate chilled day and the weather was beautiful for it too. I’m loving all things yellow…