A touch of pink

A touch of pink

I’ve found myself gravitating towards pink items lately, which is very out of character for me! Nevertheless, whenever I walk into a shop these days or scroll through blogs or pinterest, I go straight for the pink. Especially pastel pink! It’s such a delicate, feminine colour, and that’s the thing about fashion, it can make you think that if you wear a particular colour, cut or style, you will become what it signifies. Continue Reading

Tencel shirt

Tencel shirt

A couple of weeks ago I talked about Tencel pros and cons, and I’ve finally managed to capture an outfit with my new tencel shirt from H&M’s conscious collection. I’ve previously talked about high street sustainability and whether or not it exists, and while the jury is still out on this and I agree the current fast fashion business model is as unsustainable as can be, I also think they, simply because of their volume, can help push things in the right direction. Continue Reading

Winter basics

Winter basics

So the calendar shows December, which is officially the first winter month. Since the temperatures have dropped here in London, I’ve added a few new basics to my wardrobe to get me through the colder months. The best one probably being my coat from Reformation. Other than that, I’m counting on warm, comfy knits, skinny black jeans, and basic tees to get me through the next couple of months. The only thing missing are new winter boots. Continue Reading

Christmas wish list 2015

Christmas wish list

This year, I want to shop sustainably or at least from independent designers, which requires a lot more planning, which means a lot of online research, which inevitably means lots of additions to my own wish list. As I’m still trying to figure out what to get everyone else, I’ve managed to fall in love with a bunch of things that I would love to find under the christmas tree this year. Continue Reading