• In My Closet,  The Essentials

    the essentials: Motorcycle jacket – not just for the cool kids anymore

    M is for motorcycle jacket nina garcia says: the biker jacket should be in your closet when you want to channel that “It” factor. I couldn’t agree more. how it work the biker jacket: this All Saints leather biker jacket i am in love with. i’ve worn it to work to add a bit of toughness to my otherwise feminine a-line dresses. did i mention i love it? i can’t help but feel cool when i work this. it gives me a bit of that Olivia Pope kinda swagger, you know, that dont-mess-wit-me-i’m-about-to-go-kick-some-ass kinda swagger. Except in my case, i’m going to grab a latte at Starbucks… Work it girl, work…

  • In My Closet,  The Essentials

    the essentials: L is for primal & sexy leather

    in the One Hundred, nina garcia says that wearing leather pants are ‘primal’ and ‘sexual’. not exactly the words you want to describe your workwear, or at least not in most cases. i’m opting for the leather ‘skirt’ as the essential workwear piece for the “L” list. Pencil skirt, full and flirty, midi, real or faux, basic black or bold colour. how i ‘work’ it: the massimo dutti burgundy skirt gets paired with a white button-down and  black turtleneck with tall boots. this season i will pair it with a camel lightweight sweat or coat and blue pinstriped shirt to mix things up a little. me leather pants vs. leather…

  • Work It

    how to work: the leather skirt all ladylike

    how to work: the leather pencil skirt  tired of the black leather skirt? then why not opt for a coloured leather pencil skirt, butterscotch works, and take this look into the fall (with a trench coat). Who’s the boss?! me

  • Work It

    how to work: the cape

    how to ‘work’: the cape featuring all saints leather skirt  Equipment button down top / MSGM cape coat / AllSaints skirt / Tory Burch black flat / Alexander Wang satchel handbag/ J.Crew eyeglass / Chanel Nail polish me

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    How to work: fall coat with leather trim journaldelamode: Liu Wen in Eileen Fisher for Holt Renfrew Fall 2013 Magazine