Day: March 20, 2015

Return of the Mac

As the days become shorter and the nights become longer, I can’t help but smile at the thought that one can get some more sleep in (not really but just let me have it). Sadly, the other end of that stick means that the winters chill starts moving in and that means one needs to start covering up. This midi length lightweight coat from Cotton On has to be one of my favourites, with its olive green colour looking all trendy and what not, it’s a classic parka style that’s looking more alive cause of its longer length. The title for this post felt quite fitting as the chorus of the song by Mark Morrison kept going in my head as I type, on an endless loop. Speaking of fitting, I think I have officially moved into my black acid wash pair of Wanted Jeans lol.. you’ll recognise this pair from an earlier post, HERE. I think it’s true what they say, “once you go black, you never go back”, cause I feel like all …

AFI Fastrack | Thebe Magugu

Friday has me suffering visits from the ghosts of fashion weeks passed.. flashbacks of items I wish I could pick and pop into my wardrobe as I flipped through runway shots on the SDR Photo site. One designer in the AFI Fastrack 2015 program that stood out for me was Thebe Magugu. His capsule collection had me captivated by the interesting combination of contrasts, right from the first look. At first glance one sees a feminine 50s inspired ensemble [one of my favorite fashion eras], but at second glance one will notice the masculine contrast that come through, with the A-line skirt kind of looking like a men’s suit jacket wrapped around the models waist, and it went on throughout, I really enjoyed. The clean lines, details and styling just had me wishing I was not sitting in Brazil [at the time of the show], but rather in the front row watching those fabulous frocks in person… yes, I actually said that lol. Thebe was named one of four finalists of the AFI Fastrack program, …