Vintage Street Style

posted on: Wednesday, July 23, 2014

We love these vintage street style photos from the 50's, 60's and 70's. So much colour, pattern and a natural sense of cool that's hard to beat today!




Images from Life Magazine and The Telelgraph

Stay Fabulous,
Carole

Plaid on Plaid!

posted on: Thursday, July 17, 2014

 Plaids of all kinds are surfacing on the runway, in the streets and in fashion in general. They are exciting and diverse, from the traditional glen plaids to the outrageous combinations that are found in the pictures below. How great to be living in a time where anything goes in fashion!


Stay Fabulous,
Carole

Style Icon: Ulyana Sergeenko

posted on: Friday, July 11, 2014

As most of you know, I always search for designers who are outside the box in creativity. Those with original creative design concepts. Ulyana Sergeenko is one of them. She began her career in fashion as a buyer of couture after marrying a very wealthy man. She became an instant street style star for her Edwardian/ Russian doll/ fairy tale influenced style. She would often ask Moscow designers to create specific looks to meet her unique taste, which she found featured in the designers' own collections. So, in 2011 she started her own couture fashion label, made in Russia which she shows twice a year in Paris. Ulyana's vintage aesthetic is something we really love and admire!


Images from Garage Magazine, Vanessa Jackman, NY Mag, Vogue and Style.

Stay Fabulous,
Carole

Dandyism

posted on: Friday, July 4, 2014

 The Dandy subculture of the Congo has inspired street style in North America. Known for a sharp sense of colour and style, this Dandy culture wins my vote!




The first four images were taken by documentary photographer Francesco Giusti, and the last four street style images are from Street Peacocks and Guerreisms.

Stay Fabulous,
Carole

Shoe as Art!

posted on: Thursday, June 26, 2014

You don't need to worry about your outfit if you're wearing some fabulous shoes! Here are some of our favourite artful shoes that double as sculpture: Alexander McQueen's golden butterfly wedges, vintage Jean Paul Gaultier dripping lace-up heels, Balenciaga wood block heels, Celine trompe l'oeil pedicure pumps, Celine fuzzy yellow heels, Kenzo printed platform sandals, Charlotte Olympia's playful dragon heels and Prada's layered flatforms. We love!





street style images from jakandjil

Stay Fabulous,
Carole

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