Coming from a small country like Portugal, when someone from the fashion industry makes it to the top I can’t stop myself from feeling extremely proud. No, I am not talking about Sara Sampaio (which is also great btw). I’m talking about the couple Marta Marques and Pedro Almeida who are the creators of Marques Almeida. The brand was launched in April 2011 and by … Continue reading Marques Almeida: redefining what fashion is about.
Having five weeks of holidays may sound fun at first, but when three weeks have passed and you feel like you haven’t done anything but procrastinate, it gets quite depressing. To avoid this feeling of uselessness, I decided to try something new, hot yoga. Challenged by a friend, I signed up for 10 consecutive days of classes, in a hot yoga studio in Lisbon, near … Continue reading Hot Yoga: 26 postures, 90 minutes, 40 degrees.
Yes, another article about La La Land. No, not about the awkward moment when they thought they had won the Oscar for Best Picture. Love it or hate it, there is one thing you cannot deny, La La Land’s wardrobe is great. You may not like musicals, you may not like Emma Stone, you may even hate Ryan Gosling (is that even possible?) but the … Continue reading La La Land’s wardrobe design
Have you ever wondered where your clothes come from? Open your closet and look at the label of each piece of clothing. Impressive how the whole world can fit inside your wardrobe. Clothes are like people, they have a story behind them and very often this story is brutal. It is a truth we would all rather ignore than face, but most of today’s clothing … Continue reading Ethics in the fashion industry- Zazi Vintage.
It’s that time of the year when all that can make you forget about how cold it is outside and how you haven’t seen the sun in 2 months is a good, warm, comfortable coat. The only problem is where to begin… from faux fur coats, to down jackets, the choice is infinite. These are just some ideas of some of the coats that will be … Continue reading The coats & jackets you should be wearing this winter
What if I told you you don’t need to be a celebrity earning millions every year to pull off amazing outfits? That’s right, no more complaining about not having enough money to be as stylish as Kendall Jenner. Here are some amazing outfits recreated with clothes from affordable shops: Lily Aldridge: leather denim combo. Kendall Jenner: velvet, leather & fur, all in one. … Continue reading Winter Looks For Less