Hello dear readers, I found these photos on a blog I usually follow, Lost at E Minor, and I thought it would be a good idea to share them with all of you. These are high school photos taken in the sixties, 1969 to be more precise, in the USA. These photos from Retronaut were … More Fashion Talk! The sixties!
Hello dear readers, I found this fascinating photography project by Nina Röder’s called Mutters Schuhe (Mother’s Shoes). In this project she depicts herself, mother and grandmother wearing the same outfit, in the same pose, in the same setting. “All three sets are ‘based on pivotal moments or memories from Röder’s mother’s life’. For instance, the clothes that they are … More Fashion Talk! Fashion and History
Hello dear readers, Remember the crop top? How is was all the range in the 90’s? Even I had tops like these and I had a black one my mom wouldn’t allow me to wear to school, even though it was harmless. Who doesn’t have an image of Gwen Stefani wearing crop tops while she … More Fashion Fads of the past! The Crop Top
Hello dear readers, I hope you are having an amazing Easter ( for those of you who celebrate it – if you don’t, I hope you had an amazing weekend). I’ve scheduled this post so you’ll have something to read while waiting for ‘the oven’ to be free again… if you cook a lot on … More Fashion Trends! Spring/Summer 2014
Hello dear readers, There is no way you haven’t spotted this massive comeback trend that is ‘The Christmas Jumper’. Most popular in the 80’s, where these statement jumpers appeared everywhere and in everyone. Now the Christmas jumpers are here to stay, cuter then ever. Just pick your favorite and rock your Christmas. If you want … More Fashion Talk! Christmas Jumpers
Hello dear readers, I’m sure you are all familiar with the huge ‘hats and fedora’s trend’ right? Did you actually know that the word fedora comes from the title of an 1882 play by Victorien Sardou that was written for Sarah Bernhardt? She played Princess Fedora that was the heroine of the play and wore … More Fashion Talk! Fedoras
Hello dear readers, If you follow me ‘religiously’ your probably aware that I did a little ‘trend report’ for A/W 2013. For those of you that would like to take a look, here. Following up on Pre Fall Winter 2013 I’d like to discuss the much loved, much hated, Denim on Denim trend. As you … More Trends: Denim on Denim!
Hello dear readers, I’m sure you all remember this huge fashion fad that was, the Leg Warmers. This accessory covers the lower legs and is usually footless and thicker than regular socks. They had its origins in the dance world. Dancers wore them to keep their leg muscles warm, they said it prevented cramping and … More Fashion Fad! Leg warmers
Hello dear readers, You all remember colorblock was big in the 80’s and even the 90’s and we’ve seen it around again. Now it’s appearing everywhere again in new creative ways. Like multi-hue dresses, bright accessories, colorful separates.Take your pic because colorblock is the perfect trend for a summer at the beach! Do you have … More Fashion Talk! Colorblock Trend
Hello dear readers, I love Carey Mulligan since An Education, I think she has a sweet candor in her and she is a good actress. She seems frail and being petite I believe she is very well suited to play Daisy in the Great Gatsby. Having read the book some weeks ago I can say … More Celebrity Style! Carey Mulligan in Great Gatsby