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The Country Gentleman   What better way to spend a winter Sunday afternoon, than taking in a lunch in the country. While the winter months invite us to experiment with textures that are heavier and bolder than those we would usually consider during the summer months; the country provides a wonderful opportunity to match these textures […]

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VIDEO – POWER COUPLE DRESSING   Am so proud to announce the collaboration between My Lime Boots and Under 5 Foot, a project which has been in the making for the last two months. “Power Couple Dressing” will see me style great outfits for guys, to compliment fashion-forward looks for the ladies. No more worrying […]

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DRESSED UP DENIM So I have been playing around with denim lately, trying to style it in its various incarnations and, hopefully, open my mind to new denim style possibilities. But, I ask myself, why is denim such a regular and persistent show stopper at any Fashion Week event?   What originally started out as […]

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THREE-STEP WINTER COATING   The winter coat is the single most essential garment to understand and invest in this winter season.   So we are smack-bang in the middle of winter in the Southern Hemisphere. Despite our relatively moderate winter temperatures here in South Africa, the need still exists for the discerning gentleman to have […]

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What is an appropriate hemline? Hold on, does such a thing even exist in this newly found fashion freedom of expression that most men are whole-heartedly embracing? Mens fashion is evolving, regularly, and in the process new styles and means of expression are being birthed. In this post we consider hemlines and give you some […]

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THRICE AS NICE   I love denim. Let’s just put it on the table upfront. Done. Who doesn’t? The versatility, the durability, the shades, the fits; but most importantly, the feel of denim. This great fabric remains one of the hottest fashion trends this season, but to stay ahead of the pack fashionwise, you need […]

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MINT CONDITION As we find ourselves fully in the middle of autumn, on this side of the globe, each day we bid evermore farewell to the balmy summer days we have so enjoyed here in South Africa. Having said that, autumn in Joburg is still rather pleasant and allows for much latitude in outfit planning. […]

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THE WEEKEND THAT WAS… BOKEH   The last weekend of March found me back in Cape Town for the Mercedes Benz Bokeh South African International Fashion Film Festival; lets just call it Bokeh.   The festival, held at the opulent 15 on Orange hotel in the heart of the Cape Town CBD, provided a platform […]

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THE POWER OF FASHION BLOGGING With the Bokeh Fashion Film Festival on our doorsteps, excitement is building. Check out my full post here on the festival. During the day workshops and discussion forums will be held while the evenings will see lavish red carpet gala events where guest’s, fashionista’s and filmmaker’s get to interact and […]

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Uncle Needs Your Help

So the lovely chaps over at Jonathan D sent a few Instagrammer’s an item of clothing each and asked us to creatively interpret the piece and make a submission.   I received the blue shirt and, man, is it versatile. I couldn’t limit myself to just one look as so many flooded my mind. So […]

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