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Cool Backpacks

Multicolour by Mödernaked 110€ Patchwork with textiles from around the world by peSeta 78€ Inspired by the North American desert by Eastpack x Wood Wood 237.37€ The Bivouac backpack is inspired by traditionnal 60s backpacks, made in a mix of cotton canvas and vegetable tanned leather and dated and signed by the artisan. Bleu de Chauffe pour FT 235€ For […]

Etre – AW2012

After last week’s buzz for the Margiela collaboration with H&M and after reading the insightful editorial by Eugene Rabkin making a case against this kind of collaborations, I ended up reassured about what I feel is the best way to consume fashion: Above all, buy quality. That’s why I like to feature young designers or small brands that produce […]

adidas SLVR S/S 2013 – Beautiful Sportwear

Smart, fresh, simple and sleek. Four words for a beautiful sportwear collection by adidas SLVR inspired by martial arts, Fight Club, and the human physique. Kimono trench coat? Yes please. “I want to seduce with a pure and functional yet designed product. Our signature is this unexpected and innovative piece of simplicity and modernity.” —Dirk Schönberger, adidas SLVR creative director

Interview with Yusuke Maegawa

Check out my interview with Japanese designer Yusuke Maegawa for the Muuse blog. Inspired by Japanese deconstructionism and streetstyle, his work appears to me fresh and feminine in an unexpected way. Click, click, click! … Yusuke Maegawa es un diseñador japonés que colabora con la plataforma Muuse de nuevos diseñadores. Para el lanzamiento de su […]

Ella es más gorda que yo!

Las mujeres podemos ser muy crueles con nosotras mismas. Hay que admitirlo, quién no ha puesto una foto de Gisele Bündchen en la nevera para motivarse antes del verano?. O se ha comprado una prenda talla 36 en un sample sale…para no usarla nunca. Que machacarse si se sube unos kilos, aunque se esté delgadísima, […]

Amaya Arzuaga, el vino

While the majority of designers launch a fragrance for Christmas, the Spanish designer Amaya Arzuaga launches her own wine. “Amaya Arzuaga Colección 2008″ is the name for this series of 2800 bottles made with the finest grapes from Ribera del Duero. It costs €50 and it’s available at … Mientras que la mayoría de los diseñadores lanzan fragancias para […]

Black Dresses

I tend to gravitate to designer pieces.  I like good design and carefully chosen fabrics. But the truth is that many many times, prices are far too high for my pocket…What to do? A great option is to choose garments from the designers second lines: that way you are not sacrificing design, you are not […]

Muuse x Vogue Talents – Voting continues!

I just wanted to do a quick follow up on the Muuse xVogue contest. Voting has now started and here are some of the talented designerst to choose from! … Sólo quería recordaros que ya pueden votar en el concurso de Muuse x Vogue. Aquí algunos de los diseñadores que pueden elegir.   link to […]

Las claves de un sujetador perfecto

Un interesante video sobre cómo se “construye” la lencería, por women’secret, la marca barcelonesa de ropa interior. Sorry, only in Spanish!

Katarína Siposová – Body Extension

With this piece, the Slovakian designer Katariná Siposová was recently awarded with the Enjoia’t 2012 award, a prize organized by the A-FAD, an association based in Barcelona that promotes the arts and crafts. This brooch is called Body Extension and “is about body, its sensuality, our desire to own and expand our space.” An interesting starting point where the designer […]