The Overlay

Dior showcased it in her ss 2017 collection and I fell head over heals for it. She was not the first to showcase it, but was praised for her innovative pieces. She brings an artistic flare to it and has been worn on the red carpet by celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence. Valentino also incorporated the style in his resort 2017 collection. The style is not completely new to us , but for the first time it has evolved into a ready to wear trend. Taking on the form of the overlay dress. Continue reading “The Overlay”

Minimalist Bottoms

minimalism /ˈmɪnɪməˌlɪz(ə)m/
noun – a movement in sculpture and painting which arose in the 1950s, characterized by the use of simple, massive forms.

Update your winter closet with winter classics. These pieces will give you a good base to build on and go with almost anything. Layer with textures and embroidery for this winter.  Continue reading “Minimalist Bottoms”

Fall 2017 Ready-to-Wear

Like it is second nature, the creative director arranges the looks. Garments are assigned to models, designers stress a bit more than usual, art is created and at the front row seat of it all, is us – all of us. To me, fashion is one of the purest forms of art, because as Miranda Priestly rightfully pointed out – fashion affects everybody.  Continue reading “Fall 2017 Ready-to-Wear”

Reading List: 2017

Taking the time to list all the books you are planning on reading in the new year is more important than writing  your will. A reading list is basically the equivalent of Hermione Granger’s new year’s resolutions.  Continue reading “Reading List: 2017”