Sometimes I just throw in something interesting in all my neutral, black or plain office styles. This blouse is one of the items. The bell sleeves and the intriguing embroideries with origin from Ukrainian folklore. The designer Kwoshare has used the tradition and the knowledge of female artisanship and adapted it to a more updated fashionable style in more subdued colors. Letting the blouse shine by keeping the rest very simple - black denim from Rag and Bone and black lace up boots. … [Read more...] about What Makes An Outfit Interesting?
Remember my newly made skirt in the most beautiful Italian wool brocade? Styling it with an old closet favorit knit in pink that I just realised would be perfect for this skirt! Knit is from a Swedish designer Anna Holtblad from whom I've been enjoying mostly her beautiful knits over the years. I would guess I've had this knit for almost 20 years and I've been keeping it to be worn on and off over the years. There are clothes that I just fall in love with and can't stand throwing away or sell, and this … [Read more...] about Light Pink
As a contrast to the new styles earlier in the week, I pick my wide legged for a mid-week plain office style. Styling them with the versatile mohair knit and it creates a safe (and cosy) style. Compensating the short sleeves on the knit with a long sleeved tee underneath. Tucking in the mohair knit to create a bit of shape. Have a great Thursday! Pants - Acne Mohair knit - American Vintage Boots - Acne … [Read more...] about Contrary To New
Have you made any bargains yet? With the retail sector in free fall as we are retracting our shopping the January sales are massive! I made a sweep in stores during the week and made a couple of bargains! It was instant love when I saw this wool cardigan with an intricate pattern! So versatile as I will be able to style it up and down, with darker pants or a skirt. I can easily see that I later in the spring will wear it with a white denim or skirt. The slightly oversized and long style feels new and … [Read more...] about Sale Bargains
... at least for my outerwear this year! If you remember my sales bargain in August - here it's in the right season! Unfortunately the winter hasn't been that cold yet so the coat has been hanging unused. The coat has been too warm... Unheard of in winter times in Sweden... Styling plaid with plaid (have you spotted the plaid scarf) and adding brown accessories in boots, purse & puppy! Bag - Zadig & Voltaire Boots - Acne Coat - Arket … [Read more...] about It’s All About Plaid
...once I'm at it I just keep going and as the leather skirt is a truly versatile piece I find so many new styles by combining with old favorites. Today the style is with black both at the top and the bottom. A feminine blouse with a little bit of ruffle at the neck and wrists. Blouse - Mayla Skirt - Arket Knee high boots - Rizzo … [Read more...] about And More Of The Leather Skirt