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Archive for April, 2008

Givenchy 'Sandal Boot'

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Givenchy Sandal BootI Love these sandal boots from Givenchy! The sandal boot is so hot right now, you would be a fool to miss out on such a great look!

Extremely versatile, this style of shoe can be worn in the summer and winter thanks to its part sandal, part boot shape! They also look great with skirts or trousers, and are a perfect way to create a more edgier look! I particularly love the oversize buckle on this pair of Givenchy sandal boots; the black leather and metal buckle give them a cool rock chick look and are bound to make a HUGE statement!

If you have fallen in love with these shoes like myself, best start saving as they cost a whopping £600! You can check out Stylefinder for more information on where to buy them from.

Kate Moss New Website!

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Kate Moss New SiteAfter four extremely successful collections it’s not surprising that Kate Moss’s fifth season designing for Topshop has earned her, her very own website!

Kate’s fifth collection has inspirations from all over the globe referencing Ibiza, Miami, India and many more these influences from around the world has earned it its title of The Boho Traveller.

It’s another great collection from Kate and I think it is a fantastic move to create a whole website dedicated to her Topshop collaboration. The site is still in its early stages but I’m sure when it is complete there will be some great extras on there, maybe some style tips from Miss Moss? That would be great!

Gok Wan for Dorothy Perkins!

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Gok Wan for Dorothy PerkinsGok Wan has worked wonders for Dorothy Perkins this season! If this name doesn’t ring a bell, well maybe the programme ‘How to look good naked’ does?

Yes the fashion guru from this popular show has produced a collection for Dorothy Perkins and it’s pretty damn good! To get a feel for the collection check out this cute yellow tea dress, Gok believes that yellow is the colour of the moment and I have to say it certainly works on this little number!

For £35, what are you waiting for?! To see more of the Gok Wan collection and to get some style tips from the man himself check out the Dorothy Perkins website!

Anna Sui Catwalk Sensations

Monday, April 28th, 2008

I have fallen in love with Anna Sui’s new collection, the designer manages to combine vintage courture with modern day trends and has really hit the nail on the head with these catwalk styles. My favourite piece is the Anna Sui Deco print dress (left), it is a fab party frock and reasonably priced at £225. The two-tone print is unique and puts curves in all the right places!

Anna Sui Collection

Next up is the Anna Sui Bouquet print dress (£285), a floaty feminie design with popular floral prints inspired by spring. Then we have the Anna Sui Deco Trees sleeveless dress, a perfect dress for day and night in the summery months. At £250 it is all quite reasonably priced and would look fabulous with a black clutch and black sandals.

The Anna Sui Layered gingham dress (£295) is a perfect mix of smokey grey and purple tones. The design is unique with transparent material on the upper sleaves and above the chest. Lastly we have this gorgeous Anna Sui Heart detail skirt which looks fab with a tight tucked in t-shirt and sexy platforms. The high waist is extremely flattering and at £160 its not out of reach.

Slogan Tote!

Monday, April 28th, 2008

Katherine Hamnett ToteKatharine Hamnett is well known for her powerful slogan t shirts that raise concern for the environment. However, Hamnett has recently branched out into new areas by producing an accessory range to encourage a more ethical way of thinking.

The ‘Clean up or die’ slogan is one of Hamnett’s most thought provoking slogans and has been chosen to be printed onto a new collection of totes. All of Hamnett’s collections have been produced with as little impact on the environment as possible, for example this tote is made from organic cotton and has been printed with environmentally friendly inks.

To clean up your act and to show your concerns for the environment buy your Hamnett tote today for £35 from the Katherine Hamnett website!

Vibrant Clutch!

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

Python Multi ClutchSpice up your outfit with this VBH Python box clutch! Clutches are a great way to accessorise and have the power to make or break an outfit, so it’s important to spend time looking for the perfect clutch to complete your look!

If you have a simple summer style why not embrace the brightly coloured clutches that are hot property for spring? Take this fantastic VBH multi coloured python clutch, it’s a real head turner and will add a perfect touch of exotic colour to a simple chic outfit.

I love the contrast of the python texture with the modern vibrant colour palette, it works really well, so if you like to be a bit daring in the accessory department be sure to have a closer look at this stunning clutch on net a porter, it can be purchased for £780.

Customize your belt!

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

Asprey Belt BucklesI was just browsing Stylefinder when I came across this fantastic belt selection by Asprey! You may be thinking Asprey have produced a selection of belt buckles whilst forgetting to create the rest of the belt, well there is in fact a very good reason for this! Asprey have cleverly created a belt range that you can customise yourself with your favourite silk scarves! What a great idea! It is now easy to wear a belt that goes with every outfit without spending a fortune!

If you are already a scarf lover, one of these belt buckles would be a great investment, they cost £80 each but imagine how many different looks you can create with just one of them! Find out where to buy yours today on Stylefinder!

To the Max!

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

Roberto Cavalli Maxi DressFor ultimate elegance and glamour this summer opt for a maxi dress, top designers such as Stella Mc Cartney, Missoni and Chloe have all created stunning maxi’s to tantalise our fashion senses but Roberto Cavalli is successfully battling the competition with his fantastic take on the popular maxi style!

Prints are huge this season and Roberto Cavalli have done themselves proud with this beautiful poetic floral and fruit print that is perfectly positioned on this fantastic floor length silk gown. The colours work so well together and the print definitely gives it that wow factor! A style that can be worn with heels or even flats for those taller ladies that can carry off the long length!

This dress can be purchased from the ultimate designer shopping site; net a porter for £2,440!

Sophistication Seaside!

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

Chloe Bandeau SwimsuitApparently the one piece swimsuit is making a huge comeback this summer and who better to show us how it’s done than Chloe! Chloe have proved that sophistication can be displayed sea side with this stylish bandeau swimsuit.

A simple design with key hole back and bow is extremely chic and would make you the envy of the beach! Perfectly practical this bandeau swimsuit makes a great boob tube top when worn with some cute little shorts or a skirt! So why not ditch the bikini for a day or two for extreme sophistication with this fantastic Chloe all-in-one! Warning: this swimsuit is best suited to a smaller bust as it isn’t very supportive!

Buy your Chloe Bandeau swimsuit today from net a porter for £325!

Marc Jacobs Rana Bag

Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Marc Jacobs Rana BagNow that summer is on its way I think its about time to get funkier with bright colours and accessories! I just saw this Marc Jacobs Rana evening bag over at Net-a-porter and immediately pictured myself strutting down the road in my flip flops and oversized shades feeling fabulous with this gorgeous accessory on my shoulder!

The spring catwalk has been full of neon and fluro, I love the way Mark Jacobs has taken this style and added his special touch creating a classic bag with sport like strap that can be removed to form an elegant clutch if preferred. The pink bag is made from leather with a frog shaped clasp, suede frame and silky satin lining. Does it get any better than this?

The bag can be purchased for £795 so get saving!