Month: August 2012

Chanel’s Little Black Jacket…

I’m so excited that Chanel’s Little Black Book exhibition is coming to London. The exhibition, celebrating one of Chanel’s most iconic pieces, the little black jacket, will open at The Saatchi Gallery on 12 October 2012. The project, which was the brainchild of Chanel’s creative director Karl Lagerfeld and ex-Vogue Paris editor, Carine Roitfeld, began […]

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Ready to Wear with a touch of bespoke…..

I was trying to decide what to wear to a girlfriend’s birthday dinner party and thought I’d wear something from the current collection.  Vittoria caught my eye….. I love the freshness of it.  I have a chiffon flower embellishment from a supplier which I really love, but I only have one so can’t really put […]

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The Olympics, Sportswear and Clare McCardell

The British athletes looked great at the Olympics closing ceremony.  Those navy blazers and red trousers were the epitome of smart casual.  They have also looked really smart over the last two weeks in their official tracksuits.  All this sportswear has gradually filtered down into the lives of us mere mortals.  It is rare for […]

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