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Printed Silk Bomber Jacket

You know the kitsch trends that when you look at the old photos you curse yourself for even trying it yet 20 years later it becomes the major hit of the season with the touch of Ricardo Tisci’s magic wand? Which is also followed by Donatella Versace for an H&M collaboration? Yes, we are on …

Animal Print

The one season when someone says animal print the first thing pops into your mind isn’t leopard or zebra but actual animal (horse, gorilla, bird, fox, wolf, eagle, dog or whatever) prints. To tell the truth I am a bigger fan of the actual heads rather than the skin prints because they are cooler and …

Velvet

A material many feel extremely disturbed to touch, some even to the point of twitching. Yet it is one of the most noble textiles off all time; which comes in many alternatives such as flock, corduroy or plain and witnessed on a huge range of people from ethnic hippies to kings, preffered in so many …

Brocade

The rich, the utterly magnificent, the so rare and glorious that only emperors can wear it precious Brocade. Gold threaded hard fabric with  a strong structure and a hint of splendor. After imperial times, especially used as caftans in the Ottoman Empire, the Brocade striked again in the early nineties, followed with 50s & 60s. …

Animal Print Vol 2: Sweaters

I’m not going to write the same things again, or even try to come up with new text about animal prints. You can find the earlier post here, this time there are less horsies and more foxes, birds, geeks, tigers etc and its ALL about sweaters : 1) Over the Shoulder Panther Sweater – $24.00 …

90’s Versace

90s were the years when after decades of definite trends and movements, fashion world broke its chains with the importance of brandization, showing of skin more than ever and muddle of so many rebellious trends. One other thing to reminisce about 90s was Versace; all the magazines were about it, all the supermodels walked their …

20’s Glamour: Flapper Dresses

Sequins, fringes, drapes and pearls, feathers with long gloves and wavy short hair crowned with rhinestoned headbands. That was what 20s were all about: glamour. There has never been a decade more flamboyant and resplendent, and no women who looked more drop-dead gorgeous. Luckily, this spring/summer season the trend time machine had pointed to the …

70’s Soul: Scarf Print & Paisley

After being the signature print of 70s and years of Etro domination, scarf print & paisley pattern boomed again last season appearing and playing the lead at collections of minimalism fortresses such as Celiné and Jil Sander, this time appealing to a larger audience than ethnic hippies. First preferred to be paired with plain shirts …

Floral All Over

Everything is coming up roses, lillies and daffodils this season, from Proenza to Prabal Gurung, Peter Som to Mary Katrantzou, Erdem to Christopher Kane; and the only common ground of these floral prints are the combinations with the ability to camouflage and hide you in English rose gardens or infront of the dated walls of …

Dolce&Gabbana Edition: 50’s Not So Desperate Housewives

If everyhousewife could look like this; I don’t think there would be any war, political crisis, crime or hate in the world. Dolce Gabbana S/S 2011 show was a tribute to 50’s sexy Italian ladies which used to knock the dude’s socks off, so why not bring some of the grace back? Of course its …

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