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A Taste For Tweed

A Taste For Tweed

This past summer, whilst everyone else was buying beachwear, I was acquiring tweeds. I wasn’t looking for them per se, I just kept finding them: wonderful vintage tweed suits,skirts, jackets, and even a full-length coat at the thrift stores I frequent. Despite it being the height I summer, […]

Chanel-esque

Chanel-esque

There is nothing as iconic as a Chanel tweed suit. In 1921, Gabrielle Chanel designed the first suit made especially for women. Like the impetus for most of the clothes she created, it came from her desire to wear something comfortable, yet fashionable and sophisticated. The Chanel Suit featured […]

Eiffel Tower Tweeds

Eiffel Tower Tweeds

If the Chanel Fall/Winter Couture 2017/18 collection is any indication of autumn style, I say Be gone, glorious Summer! It’s going to be an elegant autumn according to creative fashion genius, Karl Lagerfeld. It’s the vision of the french woman re-imagined, transformed…It’s all a play on […]