AW15: New York Fashion Week Favourites

Here’s a selection of my favourite looks from New York Fashion Week. I really love all of these mixed textures, asymmetrical hems, and eye-catching shapes, prints, and colours. Now it’s time for me to start getting caught up on the London shows! What were your favourite collections? All images from vogue.co.uk

Off The Grid

I’m slowly starting to feel spring in the air. Lately the temperature has been in the double digits, and if you follow me on instagram you’ll know that I’ve started to see cherry trees blossom. The first blooms I saw were in January! Vancouverites have a bad reputation of being braggers, but how can we resist when the rest of the country is covered in ice? Instead of wearing …

The Actual Boyfriend Sweater

Every once in a while I get bored with my clothes and borrow from Kirill’s side of the closet. I’m lucky because his tops and sweaters are perfectly oversized on me, and they look even better with a few twists and tucks.  Most people are actually surprised when I tell them I’m wearing something of my boyfriend’s! This sweater is definitely the item that I borrow the most; …

Lady’s Adoption Anniversary

I can’t believe it’s been (a little over) a year since Kirill and I took our dog Lady home! I’ve decided to dedicate this post to her because adopting her was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made, and also a lot of you seem to be dog lovers. Lady has really become part of the family; it’s impossible not to love her. If you’re …

Couture Spring 2015 Favourites

I finally found time to look at all the Couture shows! I was so happy to see John Galliano’s work again, he did not disappoint! I also loved the bright boots at Dior and Armani’s simple elegance, but my favourite show had to be Versace with all the beautiful laser cut designs. Hope you all have a great weekend!

Sequin Stripes

Sequins are the neon lights of fashion. They’re bright, shiny, and can look pretty, but only in moderation. That’s why this sweater is brilliant – stripes are the perfect way to balance out the sparkle. Since my sweater already mixes sequins and knits, I decided add in some more texture: my favourite shearling jacket and a silk mini skirt to add some lightness to the mix. …