BLUSH VELVET

Another practical and useful way of presenting the velvet trend is to have a girly dress.  This time it is a cold – shoulder sleeved velvet dress in baby pink. I love this dress because it is flirty, it has a nice ribbon in the neckline as well as its color is so sweet.  I…

ANOTHER ONE…. VELVET BLAZER

There is a Spanish proverb which says what has been promised, must be given. And this is what is this post about…. A velvet outfit. In this case we have a grey velvet blazer by Elvi. I got it last season and I always paired it dresses or jeans. In this occasion I have a…

MY FAVOURITE FALL TRENDS (I): VELVET

Velvet is back to stay or maybe this is my personal wish. With lace and crochet are my favorite fabrics. Perhaps if I were younger I would have included corduroy but nowadays definitely lace, velvet and linen are my staple fabrics. I am one of this person who thinks you can wear velvet in multiple occasions….

HERE COMES THE WINTER OR NOVEMBER RECAP

Another month and this year will be over. Every month when doing the monthly recap I say the same thing but I could not believe another year is almost gone. Now I begin to understand my granma when she said after 40 time flies.  So let´s start with our November summary. We had few posts…

WHAT TO WEAR TO SCHOOL?

Suitable dress is something that changes through time and nowadays it is more fluid than it used to be before. The concept of business casual has become fashionable and in terms of public schools can mean very different things. Obviously low cut skirts, torn or distressed jeans and see-through clothing are not acceptable but also…

Furry

I do confess I am not a huge fan of fur coats. I love leather jackets yes while I still consider fur coats add lots of volume to my apple shape figure. However,  I fell into the temptation of keeping this short furry jacket when I found it.  Was the color or the softness what…

OCTOBER RECAP: STILL HOT

Climate change is something we have experienced last month in Madrid. The summer days have taken too long, a bit cold in the mornings but afternoons were warm even hot. So our summer clothes with a light jacket have been worn and that is what I recollect in this late October recap. I hope you…

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…

HOW TO…. WEAR KLEIN BLUE

Among all the shades of blue, my favorite is Klein Blue and this fall is a huge trend ;on the other hand, it is also a color that suits great to any skin tone. It is easy to combine, as it allows you to create various outfits for different occasions. Klein blue a rich color, representing strength and…