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A Celebration of Women #FashionPowerCouple Episode 2   In celebration of Women’s Day in South Africa, and by extension, Women’s Month during August, Daniella and I decided to dedicate our second Fashion Power Couple post to the celebration of all things women. And boy is there a rich heritage to celebrate!   On 9 August 1956, […]

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The Code of a Travelling Gentleman

The Code of a Travelling Gentleman – a pictorial journey   So I recently decided to go on a bit of a walk about, just because. I had this great black leather jacket from Premium V.N.T.G. which had been crying out to me from the dark recesses of my wardrobe. What good is such a […]

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Summer Essentials The Short Sleeved Shirt

Summer Essentials: the short-sleeved shirt   I recently came to an appreciation of the short-sleeved shirt, as part of a fashion re-awakening I was experiencing, and in large part, continue to experience.    The somewhat younger, more naive, cousin to the mens fashion staple, the long-sleeved shirt, the short-sleeved shirt has received an ominous reputation […]

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A CLASSICALLY INSPIRED OUTFIT   There’s nothing like going back to the fundamentals, the “essence” of fashion, when putting an outfit together. Relying on that which has stood the style test of time in days gone by, and incorporating it into a look for today.   The brief to myself this day – to use […]

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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

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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