Give them Sleeves!

Hi there! As I mentioned in a previous post, Not Your Average White Shirt (click here), 2017 was definitely the year of the sleeve. We saw sleeves in delicate intricate designs to the most exaggerated designs in the form of ruffles, layers, rouching and puffs. I’m convinced one of the fashion Gods just shouted “Sleeve!…… Continue reading Give them Sleeves!

26 Thus Far

Well 26 started off on a high of note! Last year I shared with you my 25 Lessons in 25 Years but this time around I'm sharing with you how I've just been coping with ...growing up!                                        … Continue reading 26 Thus Far

Embroidery-It’s all in the detail

 If you’re a regular reader of this blog you’ll notice that I like to source a bit of history when it it comes to specific garments, materials, attire,  patterns,  etc… . I find the origins of so many fashion trends quite fascinating and enlightening. There are links to our various cultures,  traditions, geographical locations, living…… Continue reading Embroidery-It’s all in the detail

Nothing says summer like a Maxi Dress

I’m that crazy person who will have the very last item removed off the mannequin in the display window. That was the case with this dress. It’s not even my size! Maxi dresses aren’t exactly my best but this one totally stood out, something about this semi silky smooth viscose material. And I like the…… Continue reading Nothing says summer like a Maxi Dress

That. Wool. Skirt. DAMN!

Hey there! I had no idea this wool skirt was going to be as warm as it is,  like no really- its very warm! Still looking for similar skirts.  I really don't like having to wear jeans or pants for weeks on end when winter hits its peak,  with layers of leggings and stockings (pantihose/tights) … Continue reading That. Wool. Skirt. DAMN!