Trend: Pretty Pastels

This spring/summer, designers have embraced pretty pastels. At Louis Vuitton’s spring/summer 2012 show, the audience was treated to fairytale-like, all-white merry-go-round with a model on each horse displaying Marc Jacob’s latest pastel pieces creating a “pretty-princess” look. Not too far away at Prada, Miuccia showed a collection that took the pretty pastel trend and gave … Continue reading

dress like a blogger: the Man Repeller – look #28

One of my favorite bloggers at the moment would have to be Leandra Medine, the face behind the Man Repeller. She’s a New York based gal, who has amazing style and the quirkiest personality around! Coupled with her amazing looks of the day, this blog is one you’ll keep coming back to. Her style, is what I … Continue reading

The burnt orange jacket

Designers appear not to have tired of colour just yet, with bright hues still dominant on runways. The latest craze? The burnt orange jacket. With so many designers taking on the trend, you can have your pick of pretty much any style. Which will you choose? 1.Carven 2.IRO 3. Theyskens’ Theory. xo Style Board

scuba style – look #27

From subterranean to street style. Will you take on the scuba trend? Michael Kors racer-back dress, Alexander Wang sandals, McQ Alexander McQueen top, Michael Kors swimsuit, Derek Lam top, Michael Kors watch. xo Style Board

Concrete Jungle – 3.1 Phillip Lim

The latest from Phillip Lim is amazing. It’s a combination of eclectic, street-cool, and high end comfort pieces that can be worn with your basics to add edge or together for high impact, concrete jungle cool. We can’t get enough of the zesty tomato reds, the acid wash blues and leopard print greys that form the … Continue reading

it’s a peplum party – look #26

Peplum-what-what?? you say? It’s not surprising. I had to look the term up myself, but designers everywhere seem to have long been aware of  this vintage trend. Basically, peplum refers to a style of skirt/dress/jacket/top which has a piece of fabric attached at the waist which is shaped into a frill. SJ had it down pat back … Continue reading

tight for time? – look # 25

We all have those days where we slightly sleep in and are then left with a negative amount of time to get ready. The trick with those days is to keep it simple! You don’t have time to try on three different colour combinations to go with your latest colour block skirt only to find … Continue reading

hunters go floral – look #24

A girlfriend of mine is looking at investing in a pair of much needed hunters, so naturally I insisted on providing my shopping expertise in the search for the greatest bargin!! Whilst on my expedition I came across these floral beauties, and of course couldn’t stop myself from working a look for them. I chose to … Continue reading

easy breezy – look #23

Just a bit of inspiration for weekend gear. Les Petites tee, Porenza Schouler skirt, Minimarket brogues, Marc by Marc Jacobs bucket bag, Arm stack (bottom – up) Chan Luu, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Marni, Philippe Audibert xo sarah

neon future – look #22

Chiefly inspired by Mr Alexander Wang’s latest, this look epitomises confidence, modernity and, um, neon. n Alexander Wang tee & gobsmacking heels, Adam leather pants, 3.1 Phillip Lim tote, Tom Binns bib, Arm stack (bottom – up) Mar by Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, Aurélia Bidermann. xo sarah