If we go back in time, I was 14 when I started my first job at a cafe, and this meant taking responsibility for buying some of my own things. As a country girl, we would go into the city 2-4 times a month. I remember feeling satisfied with being able to buy my own… Continue reading A Minimalists Journey In Fashion And Lifestyle
Edun is a sustainable fashion label, found in 2005 by Ali Hewson and her husband, Bono. Its collections of clothing, accessories and jewellery are a reflection of local craftsmanship. The Fall collection features an eclectic, bold colourful palette and elusive design collective drew inspiration for textures and hues from the contemporary artist Mickalene Thomas. Featuring… Continue reading Edun Fall Ready-To-Wear Collection 2017
The Stella McCartney Fall collection for 2017 is filled with eclectic energy with bold explosions of colour and unexpected detailing. I love the slight masculine cut in the long coats and the oversized bags. Featuring my favourite looks, however, this season includes fringes, hot pink, red and eveningwear dresses. The gowns have geometric proportions and a… Continue reading Stella McCartney Fall Collection 2017
It's been such a lovely week, even through all the windy days and umbrellas going inside out. It's the kind where you walk around feeling your mind smiling because even though it's cold there's a certain positive feeling inside of you that you can't quite explain. Even when they're days where I felt a bit… Continue reading How Would You Describe Your Personal Style?
In a strange but warm way, secondhand shopping makes me feel like I'm going to a shelter to adopt a cat and give it the love it deserves. It's giving the piece of clothing another chance to be worn. It feels good to recycle and purchase something at a lower price in good quality. I… Continue reading 5 Places To Go Thrift Shopping In Auckland
Back in 2015, I studied at a fashion college in Sydney, after realising how much time I spent during university reading about fashion and immersing myself into it. I love the way you could express yourself through the clothing you wore, without having to say a word. I love the creativity behind fashion in creating… Continue reading What Does Fashion Mean To You?
Stella McCartney launched her first collection in Paris in October 2001. As a vegetarian, she does not use any leather or fur in her designs. McCartney's signature style consists of sharp tailoring, natural confidence and sexy femininity. She has an eco-friendly ethos which is reflected in her designs.Stella McCartney’s commitment to sustainability is evident through-out all her collections… Continue reading Stella McCartney Summer Collection 2017
I still remember the day I was in Sydney, and I saw a lovely blue Stella McCartney dress for $30 at the secondhand store. It was in mint condition, but was unfortunately a size bigger than mine. When I left home and started budgeting, I started going to more thrift stores, such as Recycle Boutique… Continue reading Why We Should Shop Secondhand More Often
The Wellington based fashion label, is a Certified fair trade organic clothing that is ethically and sustainably made from seed to garment. What's really wonderful, is that fashion labels, such as kowtow, defy the classic fast fashion system that is taken place globally. It is a fashion label that sets fair ethical examples, does not follow trends,… Continue reading New Zealand Ethical Fashion: kowtow