YSL Manifesto S/S 2011

The Yves Saint Laurent SS 2011 Manifesto will make its global debut next Saturday, March 5th. In Hong Kong, the Manifestos will be handed out in Central, Wan Chai, Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui (schedule below!). The first 1,000 Manifestos handed out in Central will come in a custom cotton YSL Manifesto tote bag. I’m … Continue reading

February Proust: Blue Carreon

Your symbol of high fashion – Looking chic without any trace of affectation. Not even ironic affectation. Your favourite fabric – Italian cashmere. Your favourite colour – The colors in my closet – grey, brown, navy and orange The collection you will never forget – Burberry Prorsum Spring 2006. To this day I still covet … Continue reading

WIW Unearthed: January 8, 2010

(Wow, my flat was a lot messier a year ago. And my camera phone was a lot suckier (yes, I know that’s not a real word) too.) Ashish sequined dress, Zara blazer, Margiela belt, YSL Tribute pumps

WIW: Winter Blues

(Ok, it’s technically turquoise, but I couldn’t think of a title. So work with me here…) cK Calvin Klein top (worn as dress), H&M skirt and tights, YSL boots, Izzue zipper blazer, vintage chain necklace, Made Her Think and KJL rings

Almost here…

Fall/Winter might be the season that carries the most clout, but Spring/Summer has always been my personal favorite. Can’t wait ’til March! Until then, here’s a taste of what’s to come…. Balenciaga (Gisele Bündchen shot by  Steven Meisel) Chloé (Iselin Steiro and Malgosia Bela shot by David Sims) Giuseppe Zanotti (Anja Rubik shot by Inez & … Continue reading

WIW: 80s Night at the CIS 10 Year Reunion

Vintage top, Zimmermann dress, Margiela belt, Versace boots, vintage YSL earrings (P.S. – Was trying for Dynasty rather than Madonna or Jane Fonda…)

December Proust: Arne Eggers

Your symbol of high fashion – Being cool without quite realising it. You favourite fabric – Good cashmere. Your favourite colour – Hermès orange. Maybe not great to wear, but perfect on the boxes! The collection you will never forget – Chanel’s Spring 2009 collection where Lagerfeld turned the Petit Palais in Paris into a … Continue reading

November Proust: Vivian Ho

Your symbol of high fashion — Discreet taste and elegance You favourite fabric — Shearling…light, warm, soft and luxe to sink into during winter. Bliss. Your favourite colour — Black, taupe, charcoal grey The collection you will never forget –McQueen, Tom Ford for Gucci – those hipster pants and the horsebit buckle, the tailoring The … Continue reading

August Proust: Diana D’Arenberg

Your symbol of high fashion — Individuality You favourite fabric —  silk, lace and velvet, black leather, chain mail Your favourite colour — Black. And occasionally red. The collection you will never forget –Alexander McQueen A/W 2009 and A/W 2010, Chanel Paris/Shanghai collection, Givenchy Couture A/W 2010/11, Galliano for Christian Dior S/S 2010 The style … Continue reading