Tag: Couture

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A Deeper Thought of Being

  Does the following statement below sound familiar to you? “If only I could HAVE a certain thing, I would DO something, and then I would BE happier.” There are laws which govern the Universe (as many of us are aware of), such as the Law of Gravity. The Law of Gravity is always consistent: if we fall, we will find ourselves rapidly moving … Read More A Deeper Thought of Being

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Decades Away in Jonathan Logan of 1944

Call it destiny, decades away. I’ve often felt that I had been raised in an era that lacks glamour and elegance, which is only today viewed on the red carpet of the Oscars. From a number of afternoons spent delving within the depths of a jewelry box belonging to my namesake and grandmother, I vividly picture these carefree moments spent playing dress up and now … Read More Decades Away in Jonathan Logan of 1944

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Retro Cat-Eyed Glamour

Judging from the plethora of eye-catching retro-inspired eyewear that’s been getting face time – from the ready to-wear runways of NYFW to the sprawling city streets of Los Angeles – it’s clear that sunglasses have stayed within a chic Joan Crawford meets Marilyn Monroe, style aesthetic. It’s this shift which reflects the current look-at-me trends – retro, vintage-inspired frames, chunky cat eyed tortoise shells … Read More Retro Cat-Eyed Glamour

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One Woman’s Style Journey

The garments and accouterments we garnish ourselves with are always evolving, and say plenty about us as a society.  By now we all know that what we wear can create impressions about our ambitions, emotions and even spending habits. In this, we assume judgement then develop perceptions which in return are solely based on our physical appearance.  I suppose the only question to ask … Read More One Woman’s Style Journey