Currently Browsing "Fashion"

Hemline title pic

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Mint title pic

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. […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Patterns are Your Playmates

I enjoy mixing things up with my outfits, it challenges me to think out of the proverbial box. Experimenting is the name of the game and the prize is, when done correctly, an outfit that stands out from the mundane and conventional. Who doesn’t aspire to that look?   Of course you can mix things […]

Continue Reading

The 3 reasons I tried joggers

So I recently decided to push my boundaries, fashionably speaking. Having felt a sense of adventure welling up inside of me, I was determined to try something different. This feeling continued to simmer inside of me until its inevitable culmination, with me finding myself on unfamiliar territory.     I had always steered (very) clear […]

Continue Reading

I smile; sometimes – in a forest

So I have received one or two comments recently, to the effect that I don’t smile in my posts. Ok, fair enough, let me think about that.   Wait a minute, I do smile.  In fact, I think I have a lovely smile. I just find it hard to put one on when being photographed. […]

Continue Reading

A Fashion Insider Evening at River Island

So I went along to the Fashion Insider Evening held at the new River Island store in Brooklyn Mall. The event was hosted by A Fashion Friend’s Robynne Kahn and 5FM’s DJ Poppy Ntshongwana. I must tell you that I am rather fond of River Island, check out my post “A Dapper Dandy Delve’s into […]

Continue Reading