Taking Control

To say Raf Simons is a control freak might be an understatement. Rumoured to have exited Dior in 2015 from growing frustrations at not being able to control and direct both the mens and beauty lines, the Belgium designers resignation was a shock in what seemed as a successful collaboration between himself and the LVHM powerhouse. Fast forward to him…
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Cardigan Weather

Looking out the window as I write this I can see the snow finally starting to retreat after what feels lie the longest Winter in memory. But while I can’t say that the big freeze is officially over I can feel things starting to defrost. I can walk down the street in a straight line without having to zigzag around…
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Reflections…

They say you are what you wear. If our attire defines who we are then I guess that means I must be London. By that I don’t mean the citizens of London, they are too much of an eclectic mix to reflect, it would just end up looking like a blur of colour and shapes without any constraint. But my…
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Fantasy Fittings…

12. That’s how many emails I’ve received today from various retailers all telling me about the new season look, piece or brand that I need right now… And what’s funny is most of it isn’t actually new. It’s the same old stuff I saw last season and the season before that. How many pairs of navy trousers does one person…
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Seasonal Moments…

I think I might have outdone myself. I would normally say I’m a practical person when it comes to shopping, how many times have I put something back because of the ‘I have a black coat so I don’t need another black coat’ logic or bought something because I can justify wearing it every day? But every now and again…
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