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Trend Watch: Ski Pants

Post by CM I never thought I’d be composing a post entitled Trend Watch: Ski Pants. Never. In a million years. But I came upon an article on Who What Wear about ‘treggings’, which featured a pair of Zara stirrup pants (read it here! The offending pair are in outfit number 5) and then started seeing […]

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Paris Couture 2016

Post by CM   Oh I do love Paris Couture week – viewing the beautiful works of which will forever be as removed from me as a Monet or a Degas, wondering which star will don them on the red carpets to come, seeing who’s who on the front row. It’s only just begun, but let’s take […]

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You Need to Know about Vetements

Post by CM If you didn’t believe it before, the mere existence of Vetements proves that the fashion world is being truly shaken up. Like so many industries that in recent years have been forced to drastically alter their approach to business thanks to the internet, fashion’s new forerunners are making traditionalists very uncomfortable with […]

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Havana Nights: Summer via Chanel

Post by CM Only Karl Lagerfeld would stage the latest Chanel resort collection show in Cuba. Only recently re-opened to the West, with a historic visit from Barack Obama and his family only recently, delicately, gone down, the vast Paseo del Prado – a boulevard flanked by plants and trees, charmingly run-down art deco architecture […]

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Going for Gucci Gold

Post by CM If you haven’t noticed that Gucci is having a moment you haven’t taken note of Gucci since Victoria Beckham (nee Adams) tried to decide between identical little Gucci dresses in Spice World. And that classic came out in 1997. The house of Gucci was founded in Italy (where else?) in 1921 and […]

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