All posts tagged: quirky fashion

STYLE TRENDS: Mustard

Every season, colour authority Pantone release a swatch of colours that are going to be big. And I mean become the “in colours” for the next six plus months, appearing on the catwalk, in your favourite furniture stores and in every clothes shop you visit. We all know that Rose Quartz and Serenity were dubbed the colours of the year, but what about the colours of this season? 

Her Style | My Style : How to dress like Alexa Chung on a budget 

Whenever I find myself in a fashion funk I tend to draw inspiration from magazines, celebs and the internet. One of my go to sources is the wardrobe of beautiful British it-girl Alexa Chung. Her effortless style revolves around her love of true vintage and vintage inspired pieces, denim, leather, floral and quirk. Requiring not a lot of dollars, I’ve put together five looks worthy of Miss Chung – remember you don’t need her budget to look effortlessly cool. THE NECK TIE By adding a feature “bow tie” to your blouse or shirt, you can bring your outfit up a notch and create a more chic, on trend look. Alexa has been spotted on more than one occasion rocking a “bow” string tie, and I honestly feel it gives off a certain kind of sexy yet intelligent vibe! I kept it simple by adding a neck tie to a black and white blouse and skinnies combo, adding a touch of sophistication to the look. It almost has a French vibe about it. No? Don’t have …