So, Personal Style. Part II. The Alchemy of colors.

By the certain age, every woman knows her “tada!!” color. When she wears it she harvests loads of compliments, both because she looks great in it, and also because she knows that she looks great in it. But sometimes the winning color gets discovered later in the age, bringing regrets about the lost opportunities. Let’s […]

Personal Style. Part I

So, Personal Style. One of those insubstantial but highly desirable things that money can’t buy – unless you hire a professional to do the job for you. For people who were born with this sixth sense of fashion it’s hardly a chore. Imagine some inner filter that sifts through a constant stream of trends and […]

Who would wear it?

“Who would ever wear this?” – is the most popular comment under every Galliano or Thom Browne runway show. “OMG, who would even buy it?” – a girl stuffed into denim shorts and flip flops asked me in heavily saturated with indignation voice, flipping through the pages of Vogue. Women in doctor’s offices and hair […]

Couture, or not Couture?

In the Middle Ages, if you called yourself a Prince, you were announced an imposter and eventually got beheaded. Nowadays, you can call yourself anything you want – well, except for a Prince still, unless you can make the rain cry a purple tears. Skipping the shameless verbal abuse of monarchical titles, including the color […]

Photoshoots from the Designer’s point of view

After years of self-doubts (I am not a writer, and I in general prefer professionals to do their job), self-conscience (English is my second language, so any linguist will have a field day while reading my text), and inclination for procrastination, I decided to start my own blog.