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Bo & Luca

The Bo & Luca story is one of art and beauty, of exoticism and culture; one of artisan skill and ancient craftsmanship, steeped in the magical world of couture. Born from beginnings of nomadic travel and influenced by undying affinities with the romance of bohemia, a little nostalgic for days gone by and infused with a worldly soul and a 70s ease, the brand’s signature bohemian luxe design aesthetic is grounded in uncomplicated styling and easy elegance. A touch gypset and conjuring moods of glamourous yesteryears, instinctual style and timeless appeal – effortless silhouettes, whimsical movement, signature hand beading and Read more..

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PUNK!

Forever Punk By Daniel Scheffler   Every year the Metropolitan Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art uptown in Manhattan attempts to top last year’s exhibition with something new and relevant for the times. There was Alexander McQueen and Prada/Schiaparelli over the last few years and those impressed, disgusted and blew audiences away. So it is with great expectations (some hope) and a very big desire to find meaning that New Yorkers, and the rest of the planet who care, come to judge what is on display.   The opening gala of course acts as the preview and flirtatious Read more..

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Heros - Tina Chow

I do believe that some people are born too soon. Tina Chow’s light went off in 1992,decades before she could be appreciated. Yes she was a model. Yes she was married to the famous Micheal Chow. Her sister married Talking Heads front man.Warhol painted her. She died too soon, because of one man- and the disease was HIV Aids.  To me, her sense of style was so immaculate- a person who gets minimalism right- is talented indeed. She was followed by Vogue and at all the most fabulous parties- but where her life really mattered was when she contracted HIV Read more..

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C de Cartier

Not every day Cartier launches a bag, but when they do, it is spectacular. The C de Cartier bag dazzles in an array of vibrant hues that shimmer with Parisian sparkle. With nuanced glimmering tones inspired by fine stones, this subtly sophisticated bag is a radiant figure of femininity in soft, shapely curves. The zesty palette chosen for the C de Cartier bag is inspired by the signature shades of the Maison interpreted in cheery monochrome. In fresh, capricious splashes of amethyst, spessartite garnet, cordierite, turquoise, chalcedony and pink quartz, this dapper bag in punchy jewel tones offers Read more..

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Princess Tam Tam Lingerie

The story behind the brand: The 80’s. The new generation wants change. In 1985, the gift boutique run by two sisters on Rue Bréa, in the Saint-Germain des Prés neighbourhood in Paris, has a new bestseller. Brightly coloured printed cotton men’s boxer shorts, which women are making their own… This success points the Hiridjee sisters in the right direction, inspiring them with the concept of creating lingerie that goes against the mainstream trend: bringing women subtle and creative lingerie. Original prints, colourful cotton and an eye for detail, from little bows between the breasts to double straps, and lace or Read more..