Hey, gidday mates! We came, we saw, we conquered. NYC to Milan and back, Thursday to Tuesday, four and a half days, in and out. Or so we thought.Click to Continue!
Over the weekend I got the chance to hang out with Mr Porter’s social content guru Lauren Luxenberg, who was visiting New York from London, and as you might imagine, when you get a blogger and a content creator in the same room, the conversation quickly turned to Instagram. Now, I’m not sure if you follow Mr Porter’s Instagram account, but it is BEAUTIFUL. Seeing as Lauren is responsible for a lot of the imagery that makes it so wildly popular, I figured she’d be the perfect person to share her top Instagram tips and tricks she’s learned along the way. Bear in mind that these are coming from a girl who’s so obsessive about aesthetics that she color coordinates the apps on her iPhone. So without further ado…Click to Continue!
Hey, gidday mates! What was a mild winter is now turning into a diabolically cold and wet spring, with the occasional sunny day to brighten things up. So it seems a little incongruous to be pushing warm-weather-clothing in the current climate, but surely we’re only a week or two away from balmier days. SURELY. To wit, I got my hands on these Missoni pieces last week, and they’re a far cry from what I’ve been wearing for the past few months (overcoat and black jeans or black leather jacket and stonewash jeans). The pants are significantly wider and higher waisted than anything I usually wear, and the jacket hits above the hips in that perfect 1950s crop. This stuff is elegant as all hell, but works perfectly with a white T-shirt and white socks and my classic Dr Martens. Prime example of this East Villager-by-way-of-New Zealand’s take on Italian luxury. Va bene?Click to Continue!