Category Archives: Fashion

Organic By John Patrick- Resort 2015


“The way that you get into a closet is by making things that are forever, not by making costumes…”- John Patrick

Regarder en arrière à 1983


Fashion details- French Connection mid-calf speckled sweater dress, Mulberry Co. leather belt and Kangol beret.

(Photo- Lothar Schmid for UK Vogue, 1983)

Happy Feet

ryssby-2014-slippers-&12.99-optWool slippers accented with red thread from Ikea.

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Mary Jane Shoes


One Step At A Time

Leather Ballet Flats

Saddle Shoes

Vocabulary #36: Shoe

A Denim Story #3


SilverTab by Levi’s

From- Margot

Age- 30+ years

Fashion details- Nothing beats vintage jeans. This pair belongs to Margot who swears she’ll never, ever throw them out! Danielle wears them with a striped Izod shirt and her own necklace.

(Photos & Styling- © 2014 Martha Browne)

Learning To See


#14. Candid Snapshots of Famous People- Back in the 1960s the private lives of the rich and famous were still well-kept secrets.  And most photos of them were carefully crafted by studios. But every now and then, a lucky fan with a camera would have a chance encounter with an actor or musician. The end result was a much more interesting candid picture.

(Shown top to bottom- Peter Fonda, Ava Gardner, Jack Lemmon, Diane McBain, Vic Morrow and Mick Jagger c. 1960s)

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Wild Country


Fashion details- Burberry dress with wool poncho, James Lock & Co. felt hat and Saint Laurent leather boots.

(Photo- Tom Allen for UK Harper’s Bazaar, 2014)

Fashion Character Photo


The Classic c. 1900