We got a dark blue velvet sofa not long ago, and now I am trying to convince the rest of the family that dark purple walls would go great with it. My man is sceptic, but while I wait for him to come around I might as well wear the colour combination.
Saint Laurent Belle de Jour has been on my wish list for a while. Today it was replaced by this goodie: Cassandre small suede shoulder bag. I have to save a little longer, but I think it is worth the effort.
I am in London this week, and yesterday I had a quick visit to the new concept & other stories before closing time. I liked what I saw, but did not have time to try on clothes. I managed to leave the store with some accessories and makeup, though…
/ Sunglasses from Zara / Sweater from Gina Tricot / Trousers from H&M / Knit made by my mother // Bag and shoes from Zara /
Last year´s must have designer garment was Kenzo´s tiger sweater. The story behind how the tiger got to be Kenzo´s new icon is worth telling. After attending the brand in 2011, the designers Humberto Leon and Carol Lim started searching the Kenzo archives to find a new main symbol for the brand. They found tigers! Kenzo don´t do sweatshirts and the Kenzo customer don´t wear sweatshirts, so they only made a few samples. The huge success came unexpected. Read more on Stylecaster.
Now the question is: Is this the fall 13 IT-sweater?
This clean, but interesting, tailored blazer/jacket in felted wool and leather from Tiger of Sweden, would be just as perfect for everyday use with jeans or leather pants, as for an over-the-top pastel evening gown this winter.