Monthly Archives: November 2011

STREET STYLE TREND: TARTAN

A mood of cutesy schoolgirl prim underpins this modernized take on tailored plaid. The traditional Royal Stewart-style tartan looks conservative on a knee length skirt and is riskily reflected in the matchy matchy shirt collar. But the punchy blue overcoat, … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: E.T SPORTS MIX UP

Piling on the blacks and grays works to recreate a sporty look here for a vampish, glamorous-edged streetwear theme, that mashes up the textures and looks just a touch, well, magical. Not only does it reference feel-good alien ET, it … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: FASHION DEL BOY

The thing about shearling is that it has a manly tone to it – derived from the cozy bomber jackets of WWII flyboys and adopted by all manner of men since, it enjoyed a heyday in the Seventies and Eighties … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: Grunge Ballerina

Maybe if Black Swan was set in Nineties Seattle, this would have been the look: part ballerina, part thrown-on distressed festival wear. The crumpled flannel stands out starkly against the structured netting of the tutu, while making a yet more … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: Monochrome China Doll

Strictly achromatic except for her red lips this fragile China Doll is swaddled in an oversized dose of man-tweed, her patch pocket herringbone coat just one of several defining textures that make her black tones a symphony of androgyne styling. … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: The Gentlewoman

An easy to replicate look here sees the luxe Seventies edge of camel coloring get an oversized working on this blazer coat, while a striped T-shirt, manly bag and flats keep it rooted to an androgynous mood, underlined by the … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: Classics Color Blocked

Get used to this look – it’s one that we see in abundance, with deceptively simple pants and knit combined to a polished yet casual effect, making a confident color block duo. What sets this apart are the little quirks. … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: Schoolboy grows up

Though it inhabits a sophisticated schoolboy sheen, there’s little studenty about this outfit. The knit comes in a non-uniform sheer gray, while those near-sable pants come in a crinkle finish denim cut off at the ankle. Even the boots are … Continue reading

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Versace for H&M store launch

Dedicated Versace fans and fashionista’s were out in force early this morning for the launch of The Very Best of Versace for H&M. We were at the Regent St flagship store, London shooting street style and hoping for a glimpse … Continue reading

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STREET STYLE TREND: Material Girl Boy

Living in the Eighties’? Not necessarily. Loving the Eighties’? Definitely. But this is a tribute, not a copycat performance as the stonewashed denim, bleach white T and high-lit hair references Madonna at the height of her powers, as the blazer-coat … Continue reading

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