Category Archives: Fashion

Just your standard neon, plastic, lace, animal print knit orgy

To the victor go the spoils and I was very, very spoiled by the NyLon meet-up trip to Goldhawk Road. I picked up some humdingers of intriguing fabric my friends. I give you neon crepe polyester: I give you quilted … Continue reading

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Neon wishes

You’ve probably noticed that the decade that you thought only finished five minutes has been back for a while in the fashion consciousness. Ah yes, the 90s in all it’s crushed velvet, stonewashed denim, Doc-Marteny glory. And I’m most enthusiastic … Continue reading

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There’s lace…and then there’s lace

This is some cute lace I bought on the weekend: And this is some insane lace I bought on the weekend: Lace has been doing the rounds in fashion for a few seasons now but while I’ve wavered over a … Continue reading

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Home sewing and high fashion

Fashion Week breezed through my home town of London last week* and I followed the coverage pretty closely. Looking at the images of the runway shows it all feels like a far-off fantasy world, sometimes beautiful but always unreachable. Whether … Continue reading

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