Real vs Steal | Balenciaga vs Topshop cut-out boots

I was in two minds whether to post this or not. On the one hand, they are one of the most effing ugly pair of shoes I have ever seen. And yet they’re sold out on so many websites that I checked when looking for price/pictures. So someone must like them.

au Printemps

HOORAY SPRING IS HERE!! After months of cold and awful dreary weather, we are finally getting some sunshine! As my fellow Brits will testify, there was no summer last year. So it wasn’t comparable to “the” year without a summer, it was just rubbish. May: wettest in 100 years. June: coldest in history. July: similar. […]

Monochrome Stripes

My previous post on the Isabel Marant trend seemed to go down well, so I’m continuing the theme with a post on another hit trend this season: monochrome + stripes. Stripes are one of my favourite trends – always a classic and there are so many ways of wearing them. The header image uses looks […]

An Embellished, Embroidered, Floral-print Bohemian Rhapsody

A what? So I started off trying to think of a name that encapsulates the looks seen on the Isabel Marant Spring 2013 runway. (Rhapsody has no relevance, just seems to follow from “Bohemian”.) And ended up with that title. (You can check out the photos of the collection here – tell me if you […]

Real vs Steal | Acne Pistol Boots

Acne fans (the brand), just a very short post for you. I myself am not such a fan of the Pistol boots (I prefer the Star boots), but I noticed a similar looking pair of boots in Topshop (the style name is “Apollo”) and thought I’d share them here Not bad right? Now, if anyone […]