This weekend was the beginning of moving my life down to London in order to study at Central St. Martins. My glitter gal and I lugged two suitcases round the underground network until we arrived at my accommodation just off Brick Lane. After a long day of grabbing the last bits and bobs for my… Read More MOVING TO LONDON PT. 1
The beginning of September brings with it the gloomy realisation that summer ’17 is over. Reminiscing on sunny photos in ‘off the shoulder’ tops will now be my main activity until summer rolls around again next year. Photos of the week this week are those taken on the middle of a less glorious day in… Read More END OF SUMMER
Aaaand were back in the dreaded transition season of Spring. Forever my worst season, it is so hard to choose an outfit which is weather appropriate and on trend. Even the shops get confused, chilly looking mannequins wearing only a bralette doesn’t exactly look appealing when you’re stepping in out of the rain. So what… Read More SPRING
Following the Christmas Ball I was presented with another opportunity to organise Ladies evening for the Free Masons. To mark the beginning of spring I went for a floral theme, so each table was decorated with pressed flowers, candles and quotes about women. Every lady received a corsage on arrival and a flowery photo booth.… Read More LADIES NIGHT
Shakespeare’s globe, pumpkin spice latte and sitting by the side of the river Thames? One of my favourite Sunday mornings ever. Earrings – H&M Sunglasses – Zara Blouse – H&M Flares – Topshop Denim – Jasper Conran Platforms – Zara 100% Recommend. Yssie x
Street style AW16 London. Showing on Soho Highstreet by This Is The Uniform. Yssie x
Whilst in London I also attended the Judy Wu SS17 collection “Curve”. The aim of the collection was to magnify “the beauty of femininity, empowering women in this increasing fragmented world.” The word fragmented, was clearly a theme int he designs however they ran seamlessly into one stunning collection through the very clever use of… Read More LFW JUDY WU.
On Saturday I attended the showing of Asli Polat‘s SS17 collection at the OnOff Vinyl Factory in Soho. The show exceeded expectations with pastel coloured silk, ruffles and lots of floral (groundbreaking but classic) contrasting the ‘bondage’ tones with sheer fabrics, clear PVC and silver circular hardware. “While the Asli Polat women retains an air of… Read More LFW ASLI POLAT.
So tomorrow I’m heading down to London Fashion Week for the first time, like most of my friends and family you’re probably thinking.. what on earth? Well here’s how I did it: Visit http://www.londonfashionweek.com and find the press contact list for the shows, there will be a spreadsheet on there somewhere. Send every address an… Read More HOW I GOT INVITED TO FASHION WEEK.
I wasn’t too sure what to write about today, this probably won’t be the most fashion-y post just something I’ve realised recently. After spending a month in a beautiful country I realised life is kind of all about energy and vibes that people give off. The past few months, I probably haven’t given off good… Read More GOOD VIBES ONLY.