I love monochrome outfits, especially for the summer. Whether it’s a stylish suit or a loose blouse and flare pants, they are an irresistible combination to me. Monochrome looks came strong last year – I remember writing a post about them, and they’re still around. That comes to no surprise since you can achieve such chic and effortless looks in an utterly simple manner. And, for summer, I’m thinking light fabrics and pastels…
Leila Yavari before the Theyskens Theory show, New York Fashion Week 2013 via asusual.us
I’ve been going through street style pictures ever since the fashion weeks started hoping that I would eventually find something that would blow my mind. That did not happen, but I did gather some very beautiful pictures. Masculinity, minimalism, monochrome looks, functionality…these are the things that I was looking forward to seeing at the fashion weeks among the too-colorful-too-kitsch ensembles and thankfully I found them. Enjoy! (more…)
What do you think about over-the-knee boots? I personally have been quite on the fence about wearing a pair. And that’s mostly because they can come across as tacky. However, they can look incredibly chic if they’re paired with the right items. For the fall 2014-2015 collections, the designers have come up with a lot of variations, from the classic black leather boots, to the suede, patched or lace-up ones. Here they are: (more…)
I am irremediably in love with beige and all of its shades. There is something so charming, so enjoyable and so chic about it, I cannot resist it! I just love the warmth and understated elegance that are so effortlessly reflected by this color.
It makes me dream of a refreshing coffee latte served in the early morning, the soft sand underneath my feet on a hot summer day, the alluring Moroccan desert, the sunset in Tuscany or a delicious slice of Tiramisu cake. It is always on my list of favorite colors for summer!