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The Story Behind the Zara Mules

The Story Behind the Zara Mules

These new Zara mules were probably my last sales purchase and maybe the best. Find out the story behind the mules. Picture this scene, I’m in Portugal at the cashier line in Zara on the first day of sales. There’s madness going around me but I’m focused on a woman. She’s dressed with light turquoise culottes with Continue reading The Story Behind the Zara Mules

Weekly Cravings / Uterque Striped Skirt and Sweater

Weekly Cravings / Uterque Striped Skirt and Sweater

The sun is not shining but I want this multicolored skirt and sweater set immediately hanging in my closet, please. This Missoni inspired zig-zag print will always warm my heart, I’ve been following the brand since I was a kid. Anything that would remotely evoked their famous print and I would buy. Now you have this information about Continue reading Weekly Cravings / Uterque Striped Skirt and Sweater

Valentino Pre-Fall 2017

Valentino Pre-Fall 2017

Valentino’s Pre-fall 2017 collection is the confirmation that the magic hasn’t been lost.     Pierpaulo Piccioli presented his second solo collection at the Beekman Hotel in New York. He proved, once again, that the designer can hold is own designing for the Italian house. I keep expecting the spell to be broken and the Valentino’s show to not Continue reading Valentino Pre-Fall 2017

Street Style and the Downfall of Personal Style

Street Style and the Downfall of Personal Style

“Street Style Killed the Personal Style!” (this phrase should be read while humming the song “Video Killed the Radio Star”)     This statement is obviously absolutely personal and it’s the result of weeks and weeks of not feeling inspired with anything I see online and questioning myself about the motive for that. I used to resort to my Continue reading Street Style and the Downfall of Personal Style

Weekly cravings / H&M Trend Ruffled Straps Dress

Weekly cravings / H&M Trend Ruffled Straps Dress

I’m sharing with you my weekly shopping cravings from now on. This week is all about this SS17 H&M Trend checked dress with ruffled straps. I saw the dress for the first time back in Lisbon but my days were so busy that I ended up not having any time to try it out. This item is from Continue reading Weekly cravings / H&M Trend Ruffled Straps Dress

Street Style Trends: The Rainbow Sweater

Street Style Trends: The Rainbow Sweater

This street style trend is starting to show up everywhere, it’s the Rainbow Sweater! Gucci’s cashmere ribbed rainbow sweater is a recurrent presence on my Instagram and Pinterest feed. The multicolored stripes remind me of my childhood sweaters and I do appreciate that 90’s nostalgia moment in street style. For this reason I’ve been on the hunt Continue reading Street Style Trends: The Rainbow Sweater