My Favourite Closet Staple

Hi Everyone!

according to the calendar it is finally spring, and while in reality the cold weather has decided to stick around a little longer (as I write this, it is currently pouring ice rain and snow is expected shortly) I am ready to start shedding a few layers of clothing.  Closet staples are a personal thing that depend on your lifestyle and fashion needs but there are a few key items that work in most people’s wardrobe – a white t-shirt and a well fitting pair of jeans are  perfect examples of this.  Then there is my favourite closet staple – a white dress shirt.  This key item has the ability to elevate any look that you may be rocking, be it classic, sexy, conservative or modern to name a few.  I prefer my dress shirts to be loose fitting so that I can easily half tuck it into jeans or dress pants.  Here are a few of my favourite looks featuring the white dress shirt:

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What is your favourite closet staple? Let me know in the comments below!

I hope that you have a beautiful day! XXS

 

Street Style Favourites From Copenhagen Fashion Week A/W 18

This past week was Copenhagen Fashion Week for A/W 2018 and not surprisingly all of my favourite Scandinavian fashion girls came out in true form.  There was a lot of plaid, wide leg pants and bright colours effortlessly tempered with florals, denim, fur and leather for looks as swoon worthy as Copenhagen itself.  Here are a few of my favourite street style looks from Copenhagen this past week:

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All images via http://www.vogue.com

I hope that you have a fabulous day! XXS

Street Style Favourites From Stockholm F/W 18 Fashion Week

Hi Everyone!

Happy New Year!  I hope that your 2018 is off to a fabulous start!  This past week was Stockholm F/W 2018 Fashion Week, and as alway there was some major street style fashion moments.  I love how fearless Scandinavian fashionistas are.  This season they paired their teddy bear coats with bright colours, stripes, checks and vinyl, confidentially demonstrating their incredible styling prowess.  Love it!  Here are some of my favourite looks from the past week:

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I hope that you have a fabulous day! XXS

‘Tis The Season To Sparkle and Shine

Aside from the fantastic food, one of my favourite things about the holiday season is the fabulous fashion.  Beautiful reds, glittering golds and shimmering sparkle suddenly become acceptable everyday attire during the festive season and I love it! While holiday dressing is not for the faint of heart, it is the perfect opportunity to have some fashionable fun and add something bold and fresh to your wardrobe.  Here is some festive fashion inspiration if you are still searching for the perfect holiday look:

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Photo credit: @shalicenoel, @darjabarannik, @ariviere, http://www.pinterest.com

I hope that you have a fabulous and fashionable holiday season! XXS

Trendspotting – Fall Florals

Floral patterned clothing is normally reserved for spring.  They add a freshness and a softness to the wearer’s outfit marking the change of seasons after a cold hard winter.  My personal style tends to be a little bit more simple and edgy so florals rarely make an appearance in my wardrobe – the one exception is if I find a darker floral pattern that I can integrate into my wardrobe.  Thankfully this fall darker florals are trending in a big way.  From jackets and dresses to blouses and bombers, fall florals are everywhere this season.  The darker, more muted colours blend seamlessly with other fall trends such as red clothing and accessories , velvet and gorgeous suiting 

Fall florals can work for most people’s styles – the key is to pair it with things that you already own and love.  I love to toughen up the look by pairing it with darker denim, leather jackets or leggings and booties.  Here are some of my favourite fall floral looks this season.

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All images from http://www.pinterest.com

What is your favourite way to rock fall florals?  Let me know in the comment section below!

I hope that you have a beautiful day!  XXS