Autumn and winter feel like miles away with these heatwaves, but if the catwalks are anything to go by, tights are going to be a huge part of this year’s cooler weather wardrobe. Skirt trends are looking long or mid-length, so when selecting your tights for the coming season, here are the trends to watch.Read More
One of those themes which seems to have come around for another turn in the spotlight recently is the dreaded ‘Circus Effect’.I say dreaded because I personally am not a big fan of the circus, but when I saw it translated into the stunning Spring Summer 2019 haute couture collection that Greek designer Celia Kritharioti showed at Couture Fashion Week in ParisRead More
I have a fascination for vintage gloves, and have a pretty good collection from the 50's 60's and 70's.
Theyre also perfect to use an example of the role change of women in the last 100 years or so.
In the early 20th century a woman of any standing hands were pale smooth thin and graceful. It's interesting to see pictures of tomato pickers in the fields, even up till the 1950's, totally covered head to toe, and with hands swaddled in bandages, to try and keep them less rough and of course untanned.Read More