The fashion world is not what it used to be. It’s all about the glamour, the parties, the instagram followers – what happened to designers whose sole purpose was to make us dream through their clothes?
I am glad to say that a few of them still exist and Haider Ackermann is one of them. I firs[......]
I’ve never been a fan of croc bags, mainly because they seem older and more mature (this is also why you will never see me with a Birkin). That being said when it falls into the right hands, the results can be magical. Such is the case with Singaporean designer Ethan Koh, who I would describe as[......]
Add a little bling to your spring wardrobe. Go all out for the evening or pair it with a grey sweater for a cool daytime look.
A word used to describe the current trend of dressing down, or in fashion speak, “norm core.” We love.
Everyone has been saying that the demand for Haute Couture in the West has slowed down, but in Asia the market only seems to be growing. To prove it Chanel brought it’s entire spring/summer 2014 collection to Hong Kong a few weeks ago while Dior hosted its first ever couture show in the city las[......]
Fashion has been heading in a new “casual” direction for a while what with sportswear inspired styles dominating the catwalks (thank you, A.Wang). Along with the backpacks, hoodies and trackpants came another trend– trainers. Isabel Marant started the frenzy with her high tops, but the look real[......]
From left to right, clockwise: Celine, Valentino, Sacai and Givenchy
Fashion is an industry that gets way ahead of itself sometimes. The past few weeks we’ve been talking so much about autumn, that we’ve forgotten it’s currently spring, even though the weather tells us otherwise!
One item that I am perpetually on the lookout for is a crisp, men’s wear inspired white shirt. While everyone does their own version (my favourites include J.Crew’s collaboration with Thomas Mason and Celine), my latest discovery takes men’s tailoring to a whole new luxe level for women.
From tribal prints to beads and other decoration, this is the continent for style inspiration this season.
The most stylish way to wear your button down shirts this summer is to tie it at the front.
Proenza Schouler were onto something a few season[......]
Now, more than ever, designers are creating pieces that women want to invest in. I personally have always taken a practical approach to building my wardrobe – while I am open to experimenting with new trends, I tend to invest in beautiful, well-made pieces that I know will last mor[......]
Fausto Puglisi (image courtesy of Joyce)
These days everyone seems to be doing practical and minimalist clothes that I almost feel that we have lost some of the heady excess that that made fashion unique and exciting. That was until I discovered Italian maverick Fausto Puglisi.