Style Focus: Natasha Zinko

I first met designer Natasha Zinko during Paris Haute Couture (read more about that here) and was charmed by the very same charismatic personality that I later found evident in her work. Having trained in jewellery design at Central Saint Martins, Natasha went on to launch her own jewellery brand and a ready-to-wear collection soon followed. With her work featured everywhere from Grazia to Harpers Bazaar, and now…
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Dressing Down That Dress

Whether they were samples from shoots, or the result of misguided shopping trips, I’m ashamed to say there are dresses in my wardrobe that have never seen the light of day. Too short, too tight or too dressy, there are plenty of reasons for a dress to go unworn. However, in many cases, that difficult dress can be reworked and reborn – N.B.…
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Spotted! – What I’m Wearing

Since discovering the French, ready-to-wear label, Equipment a couple years ago, their washed silk shirts have become a staple in my wardrobe. Established in 1976 and relaunched in 2010, the brand’s taste and expertise has grown beyond just their signature shirts. Overtime, they have introduced dresses, jackets and cashmere, for example, which are equally elegant and classic. Today, I’m wearing…
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Convinced by Vince

  Today I’m back in London and wearing one of my favourite casual wear labels, Vince. Their sheer purple top – now happily mine – is a perfect transitionary item: carrying me from winter into warmer weather. After a working weekend, I’m finally making the most of the sunshine and catching up with friends in Chelsea. What I’m Wearing – Black…
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Get the Look – Paris Fashion Week

I wore this outfit last week to the Viktor & Rolf AW14 show in Paris. It works great from day into night, which is an all-too-necessary function during Fashion Week. I love the androgynous look here and the cape makes this outfit stand out from the crowd. The cape below is the same as the one I’m wearing – it’s…
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