On Mango, 70s and sunsets

31/07/2015

Steffy Argelich photographed by Quentin de Briey for Mango Premium Fall 2015 campaign via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
Whenever I think of the 1970s I picture a rose-tinted reality as if the entire era happened at sunset... It sounds

Alexander Wang & Balenciaga part their ways

30/07/2015

Salon at Balenciaga Fall/Winter 2010 show / Alexander Wang leaves Balenciaga / fashion news / fashion blog / fashioned by love british fashion blog
It has been confirmed that the earlier rumours of Alexander Wang leaving Balenciaga are, indeed,

Stylish quote

Foster Rohe in Harper's Bazaar UK April 2015 (photography: Ben Weller, styling: Celestine Cooney)  via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
"Fashion cannot make you sexy. Experience makes you sexy. Imagination makes people sexy. You have to train yourself, you have to study, and you have to live your life."

Yohji Yamamoto

Photo source: Foster Rohe in Harper's Bazaar UK April 2015 (photography: Ben Weller, styling: Celestine Cooney) 

Now & Then No. 8

29/07/2015

Is {new} Yves Saint Laurent Couture a step too far?

28/07/2015

Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2002 Haute Couture collection via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
The last Yves Saint Laurent Haute Couture show took place at the Pompidou Centre on 22 January 2002. It was

Do not resuscitate

Natalia Vodianova in Handmade's tale / Vogue US October 2008 (photography: Patrick Demarchelier, styling: Grace Coddington) / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Do you ever think of what Cristobal Balenciaga would say if he knew that the house he chose to close

Changes

27/07/2015

Wylie Hays in Grazia Turkey August 2015 (photography: Cihan Alpgiray, styling: Asligul Arslanalp) via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
I've never been good at knowing about the beginnings and ends of seasons... The year, in my mind and because

Mid-summer wardrobe essentials edit

24/07/2015

Harper's Bazaar US April 2011 (photography: Daniel Jackson, styling: Alastair McKimm, model: Mirte Maas) via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Early morning... Need for coffee to face reality of the wardrobe full of clothes and nothing to wear. Because

Stylish quote

23/07/2015

Style advice from Ralph Lauren. Fashion designers famous quotes and fashion advice. Photo Marie Claire Italia July 2015 (photography: Laura Sciavovell, styling: Laura Seganti) via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
"One can live many lives through personal style. Every day is an occasion to reinvent yourself."

Ralph Lauren

Photo source: Marie Claire Italia July 2015 (photography: Laura Sciavovell, styling: Laura Seganti)

First glimpse of Oscar de la Renta Fall 2015 campaign

21/07/2015

Carolyn Murphy in Oscar de la Renta Fall/Winter 2015 campaign (photography: David Sims, make-up: Diane Kendal) via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
The glamour of Parisian couture meets {New York} sensibility in the latest Oscar de la Renta Fall/Winter 2015 campaign

I want to ride my bicycle

Iselin Steiro photographed by Nathaniel Goldberg for Hermes Spring/Summer 2013 ad campaign / bicycles in Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, Elle fashion editorials and campaigns / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
"I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride my bike..." Playing Queen on repeat over the last few days was

Chanel exhibition comes to London

20/07/2015

Chanel expo / Mademoiselle Prive exhibition Saatchi gallery London October-November 2015 / fashion news / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Mademoiselle Chanel is returning to London's Saatchi gallery, two years after The Little Black Jacket and the

Laetitia

Laetitia Casta photographed by Alique for Harper's Bazaar Spain August 2015 (styling: Juan Cebrian) via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Laetitia Casta... One of the best, most perfect, most beautiful, most cherished fashion models.

Marni first campaign revealed

19/07/2015

The little book of Prada

18/07/2015

The little book of Prada review, preview / best fashion books / Miuccia Prada short history / Italian fashion designers / fashion library / via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
Shall we talk about Prada? Starting with a beautiful book by Laila Farran Graves because the little tome is

Hold on to your Vuitton

17/07/2015

Aymeline Valade dances in Lacoste campaign

15/07/2015

Aymeline Valade photographed by Jacob Sutton for Lacoste via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
My love for Aymeline Valade is well-known and never-ending... She is my "ideal beaute", the perfect human

The chic way to buy investment pieces

Valentino espadrilles in  Cat & the Flat / Vogue US (photography: Charlie Engman, styling: Jorden Bickham) via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Something wonderful happened yesterday. I bought a pair of shoes from my ultimate wish list. The kind of shoes

Rumisu handmade tales: exclusive interview with Pinar & Deniz Yegin

14/07/2015

Pinar Yegin and Deniz Yegin Ikiizik / Rumisu handmade silk scarves / exclusive interview / fashioned by love
Stylish, whimsical and playful, every handmade Rumisu scarf comes with a story that dips into your memories, childhood dreams and secret

Snapshots of summer

13/07/2015

Benthe De Vries in L'Officiel Turkey June 2015 (photography: Ahmet Unver, styling: Ayca Elkap) via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
The very first thought that crossed my mind after seeing these photos was Jean Seberg's Bonjour Tristesse mixed with

Nutrition | Simple diet swap that can help you lose weight

12/07/2015

Girls on bikes / Free People 2013 look book by Guy Arch / nutrition & diet tips and swaps for weight loss / fashion models diet secrets / nutritionist advice to lose weight / what to eat to lose weight / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Do you want to be slim, have more energy all day long, avoid annoying cravings, give your body a boost

Stefano Pilati leaves Agnona

11/07/2015

Stefano Pilati leaves Agnona / fashion news / via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
It was only a few months ago when I shared my love for Stefano Pilati and Agnona, only to learn that

Stylish quote

Beri Smither photographed by Peter Lindbergh for DKNY 1994 campaign / Donna Karan quotes / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
"Age and size are only numbers. It's the attitude you bring to clothes that makes the difference."

Donna Karan

Photo source: Beri Smither photographed by Peter Lindbergh for DKNY 1994 campaign

Simply perfect

10/07/2015

Bouchra Jarrar Haute Couture Fall 2015 via fashioned by love british fashion blog
A classic that feels modern regardless of date, time and place. As the story of my life goes, I recently

Spotted

09/07/2015

Christophe Lemaire + Uniqlo: pieces that you need, pieces that you want

08/07/2015

First look at Christopher Lemaire + Uniqlo collection via fashioned by love / british fashion blog
"Pieces that you need, pieces that you want - that's what we tried to do" is how Christophe Lemaire described

Inguna Butane: exclusive interview

07/07/2015

Exclusive interview with fashion model Inguna Butane for Fashioned by Love Blog / www.fashionedbylove.co.uk / Inguna Butane for Stella magazine June 2016 (photography: Bruno Barbazan) via D Management
"I never thought I was that special..." confessed Inguna Butane. Quite a statement considering that

Paris Couture: The Haute Life

06/07/2015

Shalom Harlow in Paris Couture: The Haute Life / Vogue US March 1995 (photography: Bruce Weber, styling: Grace Coddington) via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Paris is haute right now - the couture week has just begun with St Petersrburgh-inspired Ulyana Sergeenko

My 10 best natural & organic beauty products

04/07/2015

Vogue Italia September 2013 (photography: Solve Sundsbo, styling: Patti Wilson) / best organic & natural beauty and make-up products / fully organic face and body skin care routine /  via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Finding your perfect beauty products is the process similar to discovering your personal style

Wang to leave Balenciaga?

Gisele Bundchen photographed by David Sims for Balenciaga Spring/Summer 2003 campaign / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Alexander Wang's collection for Balenciaga to be presented during September Fashion Week 2015 may be

Inspired by Pantone: strawberry ice

03/07/2015

Esther Canadas photographed by Peter Lindbergh for Donna Karan Spring/Summer 1999 campaign / via fashioned by love british fashion blog
Forget Wimbledon whites. Not only because I been there and done so many "white stories" it's practically

Stylish quote

01/07/2015

Diane Kruger in Elle Italia January 2015 (photography: Dan Martensen, styling: Eva Geraldine Fontanelli) via fashioned by love british fashion blog
"Nothing says modern luxury like the casual dismissal of material excess."

Tim Blanks

Photo source: Diane Kruger in Elle Italia January 2015 (photography: Dan Martensen, styling: Eva Geraldine Fontanelli)

Donna Karan steps down from Donna Karan International

Donna Karan steps down from Donna Karan International / fashion news / via fashioned by love
A few hours ago Donna Karan announced her decision to