Visible Stripes

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As a huge fan of Sex & The City, I remember vividly ‘The Real Me’ episode, when Carrie Bradshaw was asked to participate as a real model on a fashion show. Carrie was going to use a beautiful blue sequined dress by Dolce & Gabbana, but instead of that, she was left with a pair of jeweled panties that probably woke up her deepest fears in relation to her body. She modelled it anyway, the right attitude empowered her to go out and looked as well as she wanted to.

After watching that Sex & The City chapter ‘I couldn’t help but wonder,’ should our personal style evolve with the same speed as the years pass, or can we keep it intact and rock the timeless pieces we have in our wardrobes no matter how old we are? 

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Mixing It Up

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We have seen a shift from strict rules to a more relaxed approach when choosing colours, textures and prints. Mixing blue and black, red and pink or mixing an animal print with a Scottish kind of luck was only permitted if you were a clown in a circus show. But a change in our imagination took over those rules and let us in front of an infinitive path towards creativity.

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Fashion is Everything but Frivolous

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A significant number of people think that fashion is frivolous and unnecessary. Why would somebody spend money on a skirt or a pair of shoes when it is hard even to pay the rent? Why would somebody loose time  taking about fashion when there are more important things to worry about in life? Read More

Lace

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The sensuality of the lace exceeds every expectation even before a dress is made. This sensuality comes from its transparent fabric and the dedication of the weaver in pursue a clean perfect product that radiates pure seduction.

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Beauty Hurts!

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Beauty hurts! I think there is not a single Colombian woman who hasn’t heard that at some point of her life. We like to be pretty, we put makeup almost everyday, we fix our hair, we adorn ourselves with accessories, we never go out without mascara, anywhere!

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My Beach Coverup

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Summer is literally fading into my hands and that is why I went into my suitcase to look for the last pieces I could use. I found this special beach coverup, one of my treasures (a gift from sister), something that is simple and comfortable and yet conserves a little pinch of beauty and elegance.

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Present Yourself to the World with a White Shirt

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No matter what is that you are trying to achieve in your life. Are you going for a job interview? Do you already have a job? Do you have a date? Are you meeting your friends? Are you having dinner with mum and dad tonight? Don’t look any further. Always present yourself with a white shirt!

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Who Do We Dress Up For?

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One male friend used to say that women dress up exclusively for men. Every time I heard his comments I disagreed but I always kept thinking, is this really true?

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No More Dos and Don’ts

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This is an outfit that is becoming more typical every day. A couple of years ago it would have been unthinkable to wear a black dress with sneakers, but fashion came forward and creativity started to guide the new rules that we follow today.

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