Best Looks: Chanel Haute Couture FW17/18 As expected, Chanel’s Haute Couture FW17/18 show was a spectacle in every way. Delightfully composed ensembles graced the oh-so French runway, in a show that was distinctively Chanel. Perhaps the scaled model of the Eiffel Tower would have been distracting for some, but stood in its central authoritative position … More Best Looks at Chanel Haute Couture fw 2017/18
Sporty yet feminine. Delicate yet bold. Soft yet powerful. Such are the juxtapositions that come to mind after viewing Prada’s Resort ’18 runway collection.
I always enjoy seeing what designers come up with for Resort collections. As a little girl I remember going through Vogue magazines and finding all the resort clothes and comparing them to regular seasonal collections. I was trying to work out why I enjoyed the clothes in resort a lot more than other collections. Perhaps … More Best Looks at Chanel Resort ’18
Welcome to edition number 14 of Friday Five. This week’s list is a compilation of my favourite shows and looks from the Bridal Spring 2018 collections that were shown a couple of days ago.
Second only to Haute Couture, the bridal collections are my favourite fashion shows in the fashion calendar. I love the romanticism and dreaminess of the creations, but before I head down the Disney princess path, I’ve chosen to write this post about the non-traditional wedding attire presented amongst the traditional gowns. I think the bridal … More Best of Bridal Spring 2018: non-dresses
Best dressed at the Oscars, held on February 26, 2017. As well as listing my favourite looks, I have included some snapshots of key trends that were seen on the red carpet.
Dreamy delightfulness at New York Fashion Week. Here is a compilation of my favourite dresses from the Autumn/Winter ’17/ ’18 collections. Originally I set out to pick only 10, but after going through the collections I found this to be an impossible task. So, after an extensive process of elimination, I came up with these … More The Most Delightful Dresses at New York Fashion Week
Best dressed at the BAFTAs, held on February 12, 2017. Emily Blunt – Alexander McQueen Emma Stone – Chanel Couture Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge – Alexander McQueen Hannah Bagshaw – Alexander McQueen Felicity Jones – Christian Dior Meryl Streep – Givenchy Caitriona Balfe – Valentino Julia Stiles Image credit: Vogue Australia. “BAFTAs 2017: What … More BAFTAs 2017 Best Dressed
Guests at the 59th Grammy Awards, held on January 12, 2017, definitely dressed to impress. Metallics, sequins, and pastels made appearances throughout, and those who went with bold colours stood out on the red carpet. I loved the olive green on Adele and emerald green on Celine Dion and Tori Kelly. Special mention to Katy … More Grammy Awards 2017 Best Dressed
I feel it would be safe to say that anybody with the slightest interest in fashion has asked the question, “what’s the difference between haute couture and ready to wear”? Visually it can sometimes be hard to tell, especially with contemporary abstract fashion concepts disintegrating the systems of traditional dressing. In this post, it is … More What’s the Difference Between Haute Couture and Ready To Wear?