The ‘Wow!’ Item – Bottega Veneta Padded Cassette Bag in Purple

So, what is a ‘Wow! item? It is that one piece that just makes you drool because of its beauty, uniqueness and sheer audacity at existing. The rules are it doesn’t just have to be impossible-to-attain designer; it just has to be ‘wow!’ Every month I’ll pick out a piece of accessories; whether they’re shoes, …

25 Cheerful Spring Items to Boost the Coronavirus Blues

Let’s face it; this global pandemic sucks a little. After about a week of being in social isolation for most Western countries, the novelty is probably starting to wear off a little for you all. I certainly know it is for me. I’m really starting to miss my friends and being able to go anywhere, …

Behind the scenes for The Shoot: Chinatown Geek

It might be worth explaining first, that I absolutely love everything about China. I’ve had this fairytale-style obsession with the country since I was a small child, back when globalisation hadn’t really hit yet and places still seemed far away and mysterious. As a result I love everything from their food, art, culture, history and …

Behind the scenes for The Shoot: 3 Mill Lane

This was another shoot that had been planned for quite some time. It started off innocently enough back at the start of July, while I was researching another location very close to this one here. I was looking into doing a shoot at Abbey Mills Pumping station, a rather unobtrusive Victorian building from the outside, …

Inspiration for Conscious Exclusive at the Palm House Shoot

In one of my better shoots in a while for this blog, the shoot I done for H&M’s Conscious Exclusive at Kew Gardens, I thought I’d show you the inspiration for the concept and how I came about styling and executing this shoot.   It all started with an obsession I’ve had with Kew Gardens …

Inspiration for ‘The Shoot’ Tropic Thunder

Hello world, Yesterday’s The Shoot for Tropic Thunder was less inspired by shoots in the fashion magazines than the location itself. The location is St. Dunstan in the East, a ruined church that was bombed out during WWII and then transformed into a small garden in the heart of the financial district, the City of London. It’s …