In this series I would like to show that a wardrobe built on a few mixable basic pieces can bring you a lot of options, save you money and time while enabling you to still express your style. With a few carefully selected accessories you can add a different style everyday to any simple outfit and … [Read more...] about How to add interest to a simple outfit
Although the mixable items of the basic wardrobe allow a lot of slowfashion options, sometime you may feel like mixing it up with a bit of colour. How can you add colours by sticking to your minimalist wardrobe approach? First of all decide on the colour you wish to incorporate. As the basic … [Read more...] about How to add colours to your basic wardrobe
In this series I'm aiming to explore the ecological effects of certain fabrics. Although natural fibers are generally considered to be more gentle on our skin and the Planet, in many cases there are plenty of negative effects that we should be aware of. As with all my posts, my intention is to raise … [Read more...] about The ecological effects of wool
In my previous post about 'How to start a basic wardrobe?' I have listed the foundation pieces of classic-casual slowfashion wardrobe. In this post I will add shoes and create some outfits for you. So we are starting with this: Let's add some shoes. Like I said in the previous post I'd … [Read more...] about Basic wardrobe with shoes
Many of you have asked me to give advice on how to start a wardrobe and what are the basic items that you should build it on. To be upfront there is no ultimate solution that fits everybody. If you are tired of you non-functional wardrobe or it just doesn't fit your lifestyle anymore, before you … [Read more...] about How to start a basic wardrobe?
An extravagant scarf made of silk is the symbol of refined elegance and can elevate any look to Parisienne chic. You can play with the colours tie it a million ways around your neck and shoulders or just wrap it around the handle of your handbag. It can add an extra feminine texture to the otherwise … [Read more...] about Silk alternatives