Fashion over 40

Wearing a cardigan over shoulders

2 weeks ago I challenged you all to try something new, namely to wear a jacket losely over your shoulders as a cape or to wear an actual cape. This look has been gaining traction lately so I wanted to see what it looks and feels like. Clearly this was not such a popular look as many of you did not want to try this, while those of you that did (including myself) found it challenging to wear.  [click to continue…]

the best man coats

The oversized straight coat, also referred to as the man coat is one of the hottest trends this season. If I had a need for a winter coat at all, I would be very tempted to add one to my wardrobe. [click to continue…]

fide fashion weeks singapore - Japanese couture night

Since we were talking about translating runway looks yesterday, I thought I’d treat you to a few more of those. Fide Fashion Week is currently taking place in Singapore and a few days ago I attended the Japanese couture night. Here are just a few looks of the 3 designers that showed their collections that night. [click to continue…]

Fall 2013 jewelry trends

Although I have featured an extensive range of modern contemporary jewelry, I have never discussed fine and precious jewelry. The kind of jewelry you wear to those really special occasions and that can make you feel like royalty for a day. It was therefore a pleasure to be invited by local private jeweller The Jewel Box to visit their gallery and look at some of the latest jewelry trends. [click to continue…]