2017 handbag wish list!


Hello everyone! Hope you had a great start in the new year. Today I wanted to share my 2017 handbag wish list with you, it is by no means a huge list since my handbag collection is almost complete thanks to purchases I made last year. There are only three handbags on my wish list for 2017 and funnily enough they each come from three different brands!

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Winter Essentials

When I first moved to London many years ago from sunny South Africa I found the colder months to be quite miserable to say the least. Then I moved to Switzerland and found the winter months to be even colder, which made winter a mostly moany and somewhat depressing time for me. It was not until a Swedish friend of mine told me about a popular saying they had in Sweden “there is no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing”, that I started to reassess my winter wardrobe choices. My friend was so right and after making that obvious change I don’t dread winter, instead I (almost) look forward to comfy, warm layers all bundled up and snug.

So with it already being December and the official start of winter I wanted to share key winter essentials that work for me.

Coats from L to R can be found here, here and here.

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October Favourites

Another month has gone by and before we know it the festive season will be upon us again! October has been pretty busy for me – I recently started my Masters degree and have been inundated with course work, but I am so happy to be studying again after completing my Bachelors degree more than 3 years ago. I have also been juggling some freelance work,  along with enjoying the start of autumn with Bella. I am so lucky to be able to go for daily walks in the forest, where I get to enjoy the golden foliage of autumn all around me.  Autumn is truly a beautiful season!

With the change in weather my quest for tall boots became a bit urgent, as some of you might know I am curating a capsule shoe collection of not more than 15 pairs of shoes that should cover everything from sandals, pumps, trainers to boots. So for a long time I was contemplating between the Stuart Weitzman Lowland boots and the Stuart Weitzman 5050 boots in black. In the end I chose the Lowland boots as I found those to suit me better. So this October the Lowland boots have been a huge favourite of mine. If you are looking for comfortable, practical yet chic boots for autumn and winter I can highly recommend these.


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