All posts tagged: matthew williamson

It’s A Blue World

Chambray. That means Denim too.   Can I tell you something?  No, it’s not (yet) another sordid broadcast secret, pinkie swear.  Here’s the thing.  Up until, hmmm, a year or two ago, I never ever EVER wore blue.  I promise I’m telling the truth.  I felt so utterly uncomfortable in that colour.  It made me uneasy, squeamish even, and I was convinced blue made me look as attractive as a dried-up, week-old coconut husk, like the ones you occasionally stumble upon whilst attempting a romantic sunset stroll along the beach. I’M SERIOUS. Blue just wasn’t for me. And don’t even get me started on denim. I’d have frightful flashbacks of lumberjack moments.  Or, worse still, farm hands back in Borneo who went for days with nary a shower nor a toothbrush.  We shan’t even dissect the topics of proper plumbing and sanitary toilet facilities, or the lack thereof.  I realise I’m exaggerating, bordering on hallucinating perhaps, but this fear is as real to me as yours are to you, my friend.  For whatever the reason, blue …

What A Girl Wants ~ 12 Party Dresses

So seeing how it’s the twelve day of the twelve month of the year twenty twelve, I’ll be uploading 12 posts across the next few days.  Yes yes, I really need to get my act together and be organised.  And I know I was supposed to post pictures of my interpretation of Monday Mix but that will come later in the week, pinkie swear. Here’s the first of a 12 part series. It features a dozen delightful dresses I covet, and range from playful to Lolita to Nikita wannabe.                                                                   (left to right) 1st row ~ Berserk Acid B&W with Red Dress, Christopher Kane Cracked Black Leather Dress, Colette by Colette Dinnigan Red Chiffon Lace Dress. 2nd row ~ Desigual Lacroix Printed Silk Dress, Notte by Marchesa Ivory Silk Crepe Dress with Metallic Gold Sequinned Shoulders, Peter Pilotto Che V Printed Stretch Silk …