Day 2 was everything Eiffel, we drank coffee from the Palais de Tokyo… watching the Eiffel, we went to Christmas markets… under the Eiffel it was so worth the cold. Yssie x
On a spontaneously booked trip to Paris, my mum and I ended up staying 2 minutes from the Moulin Rouge, since we got there in the evening the night consisted mostly of cocktails and drunken dancing through the Mont Martre village… Outfits soon Yss x
In July, my college was approached to have upper year textiles students to take part in a competition to design a piece for the Fashion Freedom exhibition at Manchester Art Gallery. Unlike the other 3 colleges involved our course decided to team up, luckily I managed to get in a team with the two sickest… Read More OUR WORK IN AN ART GALLERY.
This week my college were lucky enough to have a visit from Designers David Longshaw and Kirsty Ward. Having worked at houses such as MaxMara and Alberta Feretti and studied at the likes of MMU and CSM it was incredibly inspiring to hear how they made it into industry and what their inspirations were. Not… Read More LONGSHAW WARD.
After 2 long weeks of feeling sorry for myself now that I have to start adulting, I’m back no enjoy my birthday through pictures… Portabello Road Market. 100% recommend visiting, it is mahoosive. Yssie x
Every year on New Years I don’t really feel much, except for the obligatory hang over. It seems everyone else makes a fresh start but mine has already been made, every September upon my return to education from the holiday period I get a surge of inspiration, which, I imagine, is what everyone else is… Read More NEW BEGINNINGS.
You know when you break up with your boyfriend and run away to Spain with your bestfriend? Yeah, was that kinda holiday… Topless sunbathing? ALWAYS a good idea. !Local bar owners nicknamed us the cocktail kids! Nothing makes you feel more at peace than good clothes, sun and best friends!! Check out Lorna’s blog… Read More HOLIDAY PT. 2
In March, one of my favourite people in the world passed away, my Grandad. For a while I had been thinking of getting a tattoo I just had no clue what to get. A few days after the funeral, my dad and I began talking about what we would get if we had to get… Read More MY TATTOO.
2016 has lost so many special people both to me and the world. David Bowie and Prince amongst the most famous, the victims of mass shootings amongst the most devastating, my own grandfather, the most personal. We have also lost a very special man to the fashion industry, Bill Cunnigham. For those of you who… Read More Bill Cunningham.
This feels weird, I haven’t written anything for 4 months, I guess I lost my inspiration and confidence in my writing, as more people I knew were noticing my blog I felt more and more self conscious and let my confidence get the better of me. However meeting like minded people in art subjects at… Read More Resolution for 2016.