LAST DAYS OF SPRING: MAY RECAP

Another moth is over so here we select the best images and looks of May just to give a snapshot of what we have had in the blog. Thanks again for your support and please if you want to receive all the post, you could suscribe to my mailing list. May started with a horrible…

BLACK JEANS AND EMBROIDERED T-SHIRT

The skinny black jeans are one of the most versatile pieces in my wardrobe. At least you must have two black jeans as you can wear them in formal outfits and casual looks. If you do not know what to wear, just pair black jeans with a white shirt and you will have a polished…

BLACK AND OFF – WHITE

Today I have the pleasure to introduce a chic outfit based on a smart dress on daily basis. The dress is quite old and was purchased at www.axparis.com. AX Paris used to have a plus-size section which now is on sale. They still keep a good taste for dresses but only in regular sizes. This dress…

SO FRESH, SO CLEAN: A NEW COLLECTION OF STRAW BASKETS

Most people associate straw and wicker baskets with summer.  However I have been using them all year round as my passion for these natural materials is well known. Many concepts, materials and looks have transcended their former boundaries so why not wearing straw and wicker baskets all year round. These type of baskets are cute,…

IS SPRING BACK TO STAY?

This year weather is umpredictable. One day is chilly, the next day rainy and the third hot as hell. Then you do not what to wear and need to keep light winter clothes as well as brand new spring clothes. Well, in one of those in between days, I took two old pieces from my…

PINK LADY

For sure spring is here in Madrid. Today our patron saint day, Saint Isidro,  was warm and sunny. Temperatures rose significally and I decided to wear for first time one of my recent purchases, a lace applique floral mini dress from ASOS. I had a crush on it as soon as I saw it in…

DENIM COLLECTION

Back to the basics is something we should do from time to time. Today we have a collection of denim pieces in my wardrobe, denim in form of Kimono, jacket, dress, jeans, shirts and skirts. I still miss my blazer and my denim biker but,for sure, you will see them pretty soon. What are your…

SHOPPING ON LINE(III): AMERICAN BRANDS

To complete the series of where to shop on line, today I will review American brands. I used to shop some of them when I was a Visiting Teacher in USA but after coming back to Spain I still purchase trendy clothes and basics there. Old Navy offers excellent quality basics. My favorite products from…

ADDING KIMONOS TO THE COLLECTION

Last Tuesday it was the local holiday in Madrid, we celebrated the insurrection against the French Napoleonic troops that took place on the 2nd May 1808. There were lots of activities downtown and I wanted to enjoy the sun and the festive atmosphere just walking around and participating in some worksheets on make -up and…