Sunday, 17 September 2017

Weekend Life....Summer Inspiration (#2)

Late Summer Blues.....
Holding on to the last days of summer with shades of blue: midnight, cobalt, sky, ink, lapis and indigo.

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Marte

Dutch model Marte Mei van Haaster, after A Show, Paris, October 2016.

Love Marte's way of wearing her bucket bag! 

Recreate Marte's look (kind of):

Black bucket bag - Paco Rabanne Mini Bucket bag, Mansur Gavriel Mini leather bucket bag, Proenza Schouler Hex mini suede and leather bucket bag, Furla Stacy Small drawstring Bucket bag, & Other Stories leather bucket bag, French Connection bucket bag, or Alexander Wang Roxy Bucket bag

Lace-up knee boots - Philosophy Di Lorenzo Serafini Lace-Up Boots, Free People Tennessee Lace Up boots, or Frye Harlan Tall Lace-up Military boots

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017.....Veronika

Hey Woman!'s Veronika Heilbrunner, after Haider Ackermann  (I think), Paris, September 2016. 

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Nausheen

Stylist Nausheen Shah, after A Show, Paris, October 2016.

The return of purple from mauve (hello Dulux Colour of 2018 Heart Wood) to violet, aubergine, plum, maroon and wine to Pantone's homage to Prince, Love Symbol #2

Recreate Nausheen's look (kind of):


Velvet boots - Balenciaga Boudoir velvet and leather ankle boots, Giuseppe Zanotti Ruggente Velvet booties, Matchstick Camo Boot, 3.1 Phillip Lim Kyoto Velvet ankle boots, & Other Stories Velvet boots or Chloe Harper lace up velvet ankle boots

Friday, 15 September 2017

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....After Christian Dior

After Dior, Paris, September 2016.

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Pandora

Fashion Features Editor Sunday Times Style magazine, Pandora Sykes, before Dries Van Noten, Paris, September 2016.

Cutout sweater. 

Recreate Pandora's look (kind of):

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Before Christian Dior

Before Dior, Paris, September 2016.

Recreate her look (kind of):

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017.....After Louis Vuitton

After Louis Vuitton, Paris, October 2016.

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017

Before A Show, Paris, October 2016.

Lace. Ruffles. Lilac. Love.

Recreate her look (kind of):

Monday, 11 September 2017

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Ola

Polish model Ola Rudnicka, after A Show, Paris, September 2016.

Love Ola's pristine white turtleneck under her ribbed v-neck sweater. Great look! 

Recreate Ola's look (kind of):

J.Crew Tissue Turtleneck, Vince Long Sleeve turtleneck, ATM Anthony Thomas Melillo Long sleeve Mock Neck top, or The Elder Statesman turtleneck sweater

V-neck sweater - Acne Studios Deborah L Sweater, or Helmut Lang Distressed sweater

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Hedvig

Hedvig Opshaug of Northern Light, after Hermes, Paris, September 2016.

Prairie + Victorian influenced styling on gorgeous Hedvig. 

Recreate Hedvig's look (kind of):

Ruffled dress - Dolce & Gabbana Rose-print ruffled silk-chiffon dress, Sonia Rykiel Ruffled linen midi dress, Etoile Isabel Marant Lyukio ruffled maxi dress, Ulla Johnson Victorian Francine silk dress, Mes Demoiselles Flocon ruffled printed midi dress, Isabel Marant Etoile Yukio ruffled-trimmed cotton dress, or See by Chloe Printed midi dress

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017

After A Show, Paris, October 2016.

Proportions: cropped top + cropped jeans / longline bomber jacket + ankle boots.

Recreate her look (kind of):

Bomber jacket: Pam & Gela Bomber jacket, Stella McCartney Lorinda embroidered bomber jacket, Rodarte Sequin bomber jacket, Alpha Industries MA-1 Reversible Flight jacket, Puma Souvenir satin jacket, or Miu Miu bomber jacket


Alexander Wang Rockie duffel bag

Paris Fashion Week SS 2017

After A Show, Paris, October 2016.

Punchy stripes. 

Recreate her look (kind of):


Paris Fashion Week SS 2017....Valentina

Valentina Siragusa of Factory Style blog, before A Show, Paris, September 2016.

Gorgeous white swans for days. 

Recreate Valentina's look (kind of):