Category: Inspiration

7 Museums for Fashion Lovers

I’ve viewed classic Chanel pieces, marvelled at Dior and closely examined centuries-old garments which influenced modern designs. However, I’ve never been to a couture fashion show in London or Paris and obviously, I’ve never...

New Year, New Wardrobe?

Happy New Year! New years often bring new things. Like this new site, for instance. I’m quite excited about all the possibilities which I can explore over the next 12 months and I hope...

Make “Casual” Stand Out This Old Year’s

In my last post I offered some outfit suggestions for more dressy events. But if you’re just attending a house party or hanging around waiting to watch the fireworks, you’ll want something more casual. However,...

Go for the Gold (Dress) This Old Year’s

(I was tempted to say New Year’s but in Barbados we call it Old Year’s.) Anyway, Christmas Day and the mad shopping rush have come and gone and the big night is approaching. Black...

5 Dresses He’s Sure to Love

Girls do not dress for boys. They dress for themselves and, of course, each other. If girls dressed for boys they’d just walk around naked at all time. – Betsey Johnson It may sound...

Crop Over Outfit Idea: Read-In!

The Crop Over Read-In is one of those events that has really grown in popularity over the years. I remember when I first started attending what used to be a rather small event but...

Crop Over Outfit Idea: Pan Pun De Sand

In my last poston summer outfits I promised to do some Crop Over outfit ideas for my Bajan readers and any visitors who may be coming to Barbados for the festival. I start today...

“Summer” Outfit Planning Made Simple

The whole “summer” concept is kinda lost on us Bajan and Caribbean folk … unless you’re a student or a teacher (to a lesser extent). They actually get a decent break at this time...