Shoes

3.1 Phillip Lim at NYFW

September 28, 2012

For me, the highlight of New York Fashion Week was the Phillip Lim show. I have always been a huge fan of his line. The slouchy, chic separates he pioneered have revolutionised the entire fashion industry and have heavily influenced my wardrobe. This Autumn/Winter however, he has surpassed himself. As usual the entire collection is […]

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Dream of the Day – Isabel Marant Milwauke Boots

September 19, 2012

I’ve discovered the marant philes blog which is a wonderful update on all that is Isabel Marant. How beautiful are these? The Isabel Marant Milwauke boots, made all the more desirable by this photo of Belen Antolin (Fashion Director of Vogue Espana) wearing them so well…

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I want to be Laurence Dacade

September 12, 2012

  If I could choose to inhabit the life of anyone right now it would be Laurence Dacade. She is a shoe designer and has designed shoes for Nina Ricci, Givenchy and Chanel. She also has her own label and owns 500 pairs of shoes, all her own designs. Dacade’s grandfather gave her a sewing […]

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My Bridal Shoes as Featured in Wedding Day Magazine

September 10, 2012

Here are the finished shoes I designed which were subsequently featured in Wedding Magazine. These are the shots they took…

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Creating Bridal Footwear

September 9, 2012

I designed and created the shoes for a friend’s wedding. She wanted something feminine and bejewelled so we had great fun choosing the stones and getting to work. She was particular about the look but I chose a blue stone for something blue and put labels on the shoes that had on them her married […]

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Celine

September 3, 2012

  I must be growing up as I’m beginning to long for some Celine to add to my wardrobe. Celine is the luxury French fashion house that has genius Phoebe Philo at the helm. Philo was named British Designer of the Year for the second time in 2010. Her designs are classic and beautifully tailored […]

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Isabel Marant comes to London

September 2, 2012

  I know I am always harping on about Isabel Marant, but she is quite simply my designer du jour. I have been seeking out her clothing since the only place I could get my little paws on them was a tiny corner of Libertys. She famously hates the internet so no one could buy […]

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Dream of the Day – Isabel Marant

August 24, 2012

Just in and already impossible to get hold of, this people is the Jacob fringed suede and leather wedge boot by Isabel Marant. Take heed, this will be the boot of the season this Autumn. I would do almost anything to get hold of a pair but if you miss out, as I invariably will, […]

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Yayoi Kusama for Louis Vuitton

August 23, 2012

Falling in love with Kusama in 2009. I am wearing 80’s vintage. Liv is wearing a floral dress by ASOS and Diesel biker boots. Polka dots are going to explode into our fashion consciousness this week. Not that we haven’t already got a soft spot for them! Japanese artist Yoyoi Kusama has collaborated with Marc […]

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Acne

August 18, 2012

Acne is one of my favourite labels as it’s so reflective of my look. I have always veered towards simple relaxed pieces with an edge. Nothing too tight and nothing too bright (except in very special circumstances), and I’ve always looked a little different from my peers. For example, at school I was teased for […]

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