divine inspiration

The inspiration for today’s post came from an unusual source: Pope Benedict XVI. After he announced his resignation earlier today, I spent some time researching his sartorial habits (I don’t usually pay much attention to papal fashion, I admit) and stumbled across his well documented penchant for red smoking slippers. Well, it just so happens […]

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a funny for Monday

A very silly story for you today: behold, the brogue mobile phone! ย  This creation is a collaboration between artist Sean Miles and O2 to highlight the importance of recycling old handsets. Nokia and LG handsets have been upcycled into these brogues, some Louboutin heels (I’m not featuring those for obvious reasons!) and Hunter wellies […]

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loafing around

OK, this isn’t exactly a trend, but I have spotted a large number of particularly lovelyย tasselย loafers around this season. That’s not to be confused with penny loafers of course, with their little slot at the front which was actually originally designed for storing coins (fact!). The Rupert Sanderson shoes I’m wearing here are some of […]

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