Fashion

Dr. Style 101

Do you find yourself attracted to sparkly stuff and then get scared of the commitment? Don’t, it might be the most long lasting relationship in your closet. Seriously, invest in a good piece and you’ll wear it for the longest time. Here are 3 suggestions to make it work for you! Start with a Star item – Silver sequined skirt Paul Ka @Stivali Add a daily dose of fun… Christmas Eve   Or a nightly shot…   Hope I’ve convinced you to try something new, Isabel xxx    

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Vintage shopping lisbon

My Winter Style Essentials

    This is also that time of the year that you start to try to figure out that a new season is on the cards, and hell, what are the trends!?  You don’t? Good for you, skip the text and go right to the end and claim your 200 bucks! Even though I try to stay away from what’s in and what’s hot, it just feels like all my fashion essentials are always in fashion! Please don’t think I’m full of myself, I’m just old enough to have ridden round the merry-go-round a couple of times and a lot…

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Fashion Clones.

Who is cloning who?   The above photograph is from Net-a-Porter, so it’s definitively a better image than the one above it, taken by me on a grey summer’s day in my garden. But except for some wear and tear on the first basket “pot”, they look almost the same. The one with striped cotton lining is from ZARA, I bought it last year for around more or less 29,99euros and wore it all last summer. The one below is from ULLA JOHNSON, this summer ’18 collection and costs 265euros. Surprised as to which came first? This year there are…

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Uggs

Fur on the beach?

Poolside slides from Ugg This off-white slide, that looks like a mop,or a pom-pom, depends on your outlook, is my favorite one. Whether black, blue or white, it has a cool factor. xxx Isabel Fun pool slides for the summer, carrying on the “fur” trend  into the sun. Like or dislike?

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Vintage in Lisbon

The Twice Loved Store

She’s engaging, charming, and charismatic. When I sit down for a chat, it can go on for a lot longer as she has lots of stories to tell. We found lots of common interests such as vintage,travelling and the love of excellence and handiwork in everything that surrounds us. Monique Geallad is the owner of a jewel box of a store, Du Chic à Vendre, that sells great vintage pieces and also newer selected items that have already had an owner and are looking for the next loving one. It is recent venture for this French-raised Lebanese that has lived in Portugal…

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