I suspect many of you might have spotted some of these shots on my Instagram already. As much as I wanted to keep shtum about the whole thing and do a “big reveal” I just couldn’t wait to share them. I mean, it’s not exactly every day that two of your all time favourite brands join forces to create the collaboration of your dreams and then ask you to be the face of it… Well mes amies, that’s precisely what happened when French Sole teamed up with Liberty London and I still can’t quite believe it!
Where: Cocktails in London
A little less prep going on today #amiright ? I’m painfully aware of my ability to sound like a broken record at times – something my nearest and dearest have no qualms frequently reminding me – but for the millionth time I have to refer back to the “transformative power of clothing” when it comes to this dress. No one makes dresses that make you want to slink around like a wannabe Bond girl quite like Roland Mouret. I mean, how can you not sashay when wearing something like this?
Nothing could have prepared me for Valentino’s Mirabilia Romae Haute Couture show. I spent a fair amount of last Spring reading a book called The Magic of Valentino (you know why) and thought I’d fully understood why that name had been bestowed upon it then. But no. It was only after being immersed in the brand’s world, its mother city, the inspirations that have consistently fuelled its designers creations and of course, witnessing a Valentino couture show first hand that I or anyone could truly feel the magic of this very special Maison…