Culottes are clothes that were famous in the late 18th century worn by European gentlemen of the upper classes all up to the nineteenth century, and also famous in the west with some of America’s first presidents. They were the definition of classic dressing for the men of that time, and that meant a distinction of the elite from rest in the society. This definition is however biased on menswear, but women too had something to partake in the dressing code and actually more than the men. For womenswear, it was more of a skirt that was split into pants, and that has been the picture painted of the culottes fashion history hitherto.View Post
In the Style Advice column I aim to help my readers to understand personal style in general. Here I provide you with tools and ideas to perfecting your own look. Today’s fashion and latest trends give us an amazing opportunity to get inspired and create. Nowadays we can mix and match styles, colours, textures etc. Style advice is a great source for discovering how to stay trendy and put together a good look. Also, I talk about different body shapes and what clothes suit them best. Not only this, but I also show you how to style particular pieces of clothing depending on the occasion. Furthermore, I discuss the rules of colour blocking and how to choose perfect accessories and shoes for the desired look. I believe that it’s important to invest time and some money to create great looks that will impress and make you feel confident.
The minimalist jewellery trend has taken off in the last couple of years. It is both a simple and complex trend to get right because minimalist jewellery has very simple designs and aesthetics. This is a great option, especially if you are thinking about maximising your style without a huge amount of fuss. Earrings Earrings are one of the easiest ways of rocking the minimalist jewellery trend. Minimalist earrings have been around for years and are a simple to style. While these earrings are simple, they can have a unique personality. There are many designs you can pick from that have a huge range of simple shapes and colours. SHOP EARRINGS I LOVE: Rings Rings have been the leader of the minimalist jewellery trend. Layering minimal rings has become extremely popular because it can add a personal style and is simple to do. These minimal rings can have small shapes…View Post
Summer is only around the corner at last, and it is finally time to start thinking about how to update your clothing collection in line with the change in weather. As the weather starts to improve, we can get a little more adventurous with our collection, including styles that look great in the sunshine. SS18 is full of new trends and eye-catching designs that can be incorporated into your collection effortlessly, with beautiful colours that reflect the weather perfectly. Whether your holiday edit needs new life breathing into it, or you need some work-friendly outfits in the heat, now is the perfect time to start looking at the new styles emerging for SS18. Here is just some inspiration for your summer clothing collection. The playsuit The playsuit is a summer favourite; the perfect alternative to a dress, it can look as casual or as dressed up as you need. Offering…View Post
Brass is one of the most renowned metals that is frequently used in musical instruments, cookware and in our jewellery. In case you have jewellery that has brass as its base metal, this means that they are also prone to tarnishing. However, do not worry since there are lots of ways to remove that tarnish. There are natural ways that utilise simple and organic compounds, and there is also cleaning solution that contains chemical ingredients. Cleaning your brass jewellery should not be a difficult task.View Post
The shape of you faces matters lot when selecting a pair of glasses. You need to be careful enough to find glasses which accentuates and increases the shape of your face rather than hiding it. Faces come in many different shapes. There surely is a flattering shape for all the types. If you take some time to study and find the shape that works for you, you will definitely find a perfect pair. Let me give you a small guide on how to select glasses for your face shape. First of all, make sure you go in front of a mirror and study the structure of your face, looking at your jawlines and the overall shape.View Post