A FLORAL KIMONO + STRAW BASKET = A CUTE COMBO

For today a very simple outfit featuring a crinkled woven kimono with an allover floral print.  It has an open front, long subtle bell sleeves, slits at the sides, and a flowy silhouette. It is made of rayon so it is breathable fabric for a hot summer day.  I paired it with black jeggings and…

BLACK JEANS AND FLORAL KIMONO

A plus size floral kimono outfit for spring!  A little feminine, a bit boho but totally easy.  I love the  pattern and color of this kimono!And I love its length  too!  For sure you already know, a kimono is an easy way to turn jeans and a tee into a look!  If you are in…

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…

A WOMAN IN A GREY CAPE

Those who follow the blog will know how much I love capes. People consider them not very flattering but for me they are versatile and convenient as they gently embrace my body. In wintertime, they are useful as they are an easy way for layering. But the same thing applies for spring time when you…

DOUBLE USE OR HOW TO MAXIMIZE YOUR FAVOURITE DRESS

Second post on doble use is on the air. This time is about my favourite summer dress and how to wear it in winter. I love this structured floral dress from the beginning so I always look for an excuse to wear girly outfits. I know wearing sleeveless dress in winter sounds weird but I…

WHITES BEFORE AND AFTER LABOUR DAY

En Estados Unidos se celebra el día del Trabajo el primer lunes de septiembre y hay una tradición que incita a no llevar el color blanco después de esa fecha. Motivos tradicionales como la frontera temporal entre el período de vacaciones y la vuelta al trabajo se vieron reforzados por las revistas de moda femeninas…