• Fashion,  Trends

    Chanel’s Paris-Hamburg collection

    MOSCOW, Russia – We have seen this collection before in December but this time the location is different.  The inspiration behind this fashion show is the River Elbe in Hamburg, Germany. So navy blue is nearly everywhere – having a few models dressed up in head-to-toe marine colors. Wool (with thigh-high leg warmers for her, sailor pants for him), baker boy hats, pin stripes. It’s not a Chanel show without tweed – this time in earth tones, woolen trousers (wide-legged, of course), 60s short skirts, turtle necks, layers of long necklaces and jewelled brooches, 50s collars, masculine suits on women and gorgeous eveningwear. So retro and so modern – I cannot get…

  • Fashion,  How to Style,  Trends

    Fall Trends: The Plaid Blazer

    There is not a bigger must-have for your wardrobe this season. I’m not exaggerating at all. Plaid (glen plaid to be exact) is an absolute fashion classic becoming a trend this season. Fabrics like wool, tweed, velvet and denim are the main focus of magazines and bloggers. They can be so comfortable, easy to wear and style, as well as match anybody’s taste and be worn on various occasions. I picked the grey glen plaid as a centrepiece of today’s post just because it’s probably the most versatile piece. You can wear it with a slogan tee, high waisted jeans and sneakers, with a high neck sweater, sailor pants and…