10 x 10 CHALLENGE: OUTFITS

Here you have some of the outfits I created in my 10×10 challenge. It has been fun to use the ten pieces of my wardrobe to create this mini capsule. I have realized it is easier than it seems although I was tricky because in the challenge accessories are included. However, and this is not…

BLACK ON BLACK

  One of my customers was not conviced when I suggested she needed a little black dress even in summer. We were looking for new pieces to refresh her wardrobe when I told her to try a couple of little black dresses – one fit and flare and the other a wrap dress. She hardly…

WHY NOT MONOCHROME?

Those who have been following this blog since the beginning that I am a huge fan of monochrome looks. People say I look too polished when I go monochrome and think I plan the outfit in advance. But this is far from being true. I just grab my clothes and accessories early in the morning…

RECYCLING A PERFORATED COAT

Reduce, reuse and recycle are the three Rs for sustainable and environmentally friendly economy. I tend to follow them, specially when I decided to stop buying as many clothes as I used to. Then the key is to shop wisely as well as recycle what you have in your closet. Last spring I got this…

HOLY THURSDAY OUTFIT

  Easter in Spain is full of traditions, many of them connected with religion. Some of the most important are the Holy Week processions which are based on the heritage and medieval celebrations  which connect with religious and military traditions. Cities like Seville, Zamora or Malaga have the best Easter processions. However, Madrid also has…

TEACHER´S ATTIRE (II)

  Today is another teacher´s attire . That is what I wore yesterday to school. It is made up of different old pieces. First a pair of  black jeggins paired with a white lace shirt which is quite see through so I wore it over a white tank top. The  outer layer is based on…

TEACHER´S ATTIRE (I)

  A classic teacher´s attire is made up of stylish and comfortable clothes. So this post is all about how to dress for a school day. In Spain we do not have a strict dress code and teachers can wear sneakers and jeans almost every day. However I learnt in the United States teachers should…

JEAN JACKET

  As you know capsule wardrobes contain pieces that mix and match well. This October capsule revives pieces that have been a long time in my wardrobe but they were missed and forgotten on the shelf for a long time. But I rediscovered it when I was decluttering my wardrobe and I realized it is…

PERFORATED BLUE

My capsule wardrobe for October contains few additions and one the new pieces is this sleeveless dress. When I first presented this coat last April I told you I loved it for its delicate floral print as well as for the nice contrast between the white  and the navy blue. The perforated design was so…