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When innovation meets fashion on a sustainable ground

Are you a shoe person or a bag person? I am a bit of both, but I love a good quality bag that is classic, stylish and practical. A few years ago I discovered by chance this independent brand online, von Halzhausen, and I bought my first handheld handbag from their collection. The quality, the design and the price point is just simply perfect. Launched in 2015, this Malibu-based accessories brand with a focus on design, sustainability, and quality of life offers a well-edited assortment of essential, easy to wear bags and accessories in timeless palettes, at prices that leave out the traditional retail mark–up. Vicki von Holz...
Category: Fashion

The 60:90 Brazilian myth

Here comes Summer, the season for sunshine and beach, junk trips and water sports. Now one of the biggest headache a lot of people (women in particular), is finding the right set (or sets) of bikini. I am a strong believer in picking the right fit would work magic. Rather than having a “perfect” body shape, finding what actually compliments and work with your body shape is more important. Growing up as a professional swimmer, I have very precise requirement when I purchase swimwear. For me, most bikinis in the market are more made for sunbathing on the shore, or walking around the poolside rather than really being in the water ...
Category: Designer

Discovering emerging Danish Fashion

      Fashion world has long been admiring the Danish fashion scene- how effortless and cool they are, how laid-back yet unique at the same time. Apart from the internationally known Danish brands, the industry is definitely emerging and worth paying attention to. 2 years ago I first went to Aarhus for Headstart Fashion Delegation, and met some interesting talented designers. A while ago I went back and met some more. Aarhus, for those who are not too familiar, is the second largest city in Denmark. It is the European Capital of Culture 2017.  A small city in Jutland, I’ve been told to celebrate the vibrant culture and herit...
Category: Designer

Salon Couture at The Savoy Hotel

  Fashion show + afternoon tea + an elegant setting to spend an afternoon? You can have all these 3 wishes at the same time! The Savoy, one of the most classic and significant luxurious hotel in London is hosting the Salon Couture  in the beautiful Thames Foyer on the first Wednesday of every month. The Salon Couture High-Tea with Suzie Turner has been inspired by the salon style fashion shows of the 1950s, the show presents 10 to 12 looks from British Couturier Suzie Turner’s collection. Featuring one-of-a-kind pieces, such as a dress with 47 hand-sewn emerald Nagoire flat feathers, and a gown made with 27,000 Swarovski cry...
Category: Fashion

This Emerging Fashion Destination is BYOND!

  Online shopping has become part of many people’s life, and the more you shop online, the more experimental you get, hoping to find some unique pieces, special brands. Lately I’ve been introduced to a new luxury e-commerce site BYOND Online .  Founded by Pamika Horsaengchai, they stock a mix of cool emerging designers and established brands such as Eudon Choi, J.JS. Lee, Maram Paris, Georgia Hardinge, Martine Jarlgaards, Altewai Saome just to name a few. The Spring Summer 16 edit are pieces that infuse individuality with a contemporary style, focusing on essentials outfits with a relaxed layering and modern proportion app...
Category: Fashion