Matt & Nat Backpack

Matt & Nat Backpack

As you might remember from my fall wish list, I have been looking for a new bag to carry around all my daily ‘necessities’. Logging my things around in a canvas tote is impossible in the long run – I apparently have too many ‘necessities’, I need to have with me at all times and it was just so unpractical on the tube and for long days out and about the city. Continue Reading

Feature : Levi’s®

Founded in 1853 American Levi’s® has definitely had some years to figure things out. I think everyone knows their iconic 501s and how the brand was founded to give workers durable clothes for their manual labour. What you might not know about the brand is that they are working very hard to reduce their impact on the planet. Especially by using less water in their jeans production. Continue Reading

How can we define classics in the name of sustainability?

Classics in my book

On Friday I went to a talk about spacesuits – I know; odd topic, but it was actually really interesting! It is always great to hear people that are passionate about something talk about it, almost no matter the topic at hand. One of the speakers on Friday was fashion journalist Daryoush Haj-Najafi and he was talking about the influence, which space and spacesuits have had on fashion throughout history. At one point he touched upon how fashion constantly changes and said he remembered that during the last recession people started buying garments that were classics and would never go out of style – and by the end of the 1990’ies they looked horrifically dated. And that really made me think; how can we define classics in the name of sustainability and still be fashionable? Continue Reading

Friday Favourites

Friday Favorites

Celebrating that it’s Friday with some of my current favourites. It’s been a short week due to Bank Holiday on Monday, but with moving into a new flat and getting settled in our new London home, it feels like it’s been a long week and I can’t wait for the weekend. I’m going to spend mine with a swim in the Olympic pool, a dinner-date tomorrow night, Eggs Florentine on Sunday and maybe a visit to a market or two, depending on the weather. I hope you have a great end of the week too. Continue Reading