Couture AW15: The Full Skirt

The full skirt has been on our fashion radar for a while now and the recent couture shows suggest it’s sticking around for a bit longer (pardon the pun). Full skirts were seen at two of my favourite designer shows, Giambattista Valli and Christian Dior, where Raf Simons took the silhouette to a whole new… View Post

Summer Whimsy

On rainy summer days such as these, I let my imagination take me to another land. Today, I’m off to the streets of Rome, where I will run around the ancient buildings and visit the Vatican Museum, wearing Giambattista Valli’s SS13 couture collection, of course. The collection is a cocktail of pure indulgence (which couture… View Post

Couture SS13: Giambattista Valli

More works of art from Giambattista Valli. Giambattista Valli Couture SS13 See the full collection here.  Images courtesy of, with thanks. View Post

The New Trouser Suit

September is always an exciting month – the new season collections hit the stores and the new trends filter down on to the high street. The September and October issues are packed full of the new campaigns and it always feels so refreshing to see something new again. (Admittedly, perhaps always a little too soon).… View Post