Friday Finds

Today’s post is a showcase of  best fashion finds of the week.   Inspired by the fact that today is that wonderful day of the week – Friday.  Time to let your hair down, forget your woes and go out and enjoy yourself.  Go out and paint the town red, go dancing and forget all your troubles – they can wait until Monday.

If however you prefer a slower pace such as lunching with friend then the Lanvin Sleeve top will make you stand out from the crowd.  Always be stylish, large and in charge!

Lanvin Butterfly Sleeve Silk Crepe Top:
Don a romantic Parisian look this season with this top from Lanvin, which is crafted from silk crepe for a light, flowing texture. Finished with butterfly sleeves and a jewelled button, this one will sculpt a smart, feminine aura with polished tailored pants.

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If the shoe fits, wear it


Hello friends,

So this week I’ve decided to dedicate all my posts on the perfect capsule closet on shoes and more specifically flat shoes.  As I have mentioned in earlier posts, I used to love wearing heels until I could no longer suffer through the agony of running around in heels all day. Shoes which were once treasured now caused me to want to violently toss them in the garbage.  I guess as we get older one of the things that happens is when it is warmer (and it gets very warm in Cape Town) our feet swell quite a bit.  This was not an affliction I had previously encountered so it took me quite a while to figure out that it was that which was causing the trouble.  So I have already touched on the Sketchers which my Podiatrist recommends here.

Next shoe brand that I adore and can highly recommend is Melissa.

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The next must have item

Dear darlings,

The next must have item in any capsule closet is a biker jacket.  The biker jacket’s roots are military – having been worn by German Fighter Pilots during World War I as a protective outer layer.

Throughout the jackets various incarnations it has managed to maintain its solid popularity amongst the fashionable and is synonymous with celebrities such as Kate Moss, Sienna Miller,  Kendall Jenner and Jennifer Aniston to name a few as is evident below.

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