Showing posts from May, 2015

A Touch of Zen

Photography: Meagan Weatherby Photography 
    details  Top: H&M  I  Skirt: Helmut Lang  I  Shoes: Zara (UK)  I  Body Chain: LifeBuddhi Bracelets: LifeBuddhi

I have been obsessed with Body Jewelry for years now, especially when it comes to my S/S wardrobe. Body pieces create a unique statement to add to any simple top or dress. The number one thing to think about when choosing a Body Chain, is the neckline you are wearing over or underneath it. The top of the piece that goes around your neck usually creates a "Y" shape, wrapping around your neck or upper back, therefore, the neckline needs to be significantly different from the shape of the chain.  I love this Body Chain byLifeBuddhi, a Calgary based Jewelry designer and Yogi combining spiritual balance and a unique edge to each handmade piece.  The variation of stones, crystals and a mini skull add colour and texture perfect for any spring or summer look. The matching bracelet with toggle clasp and polished black Obsidian…

Lavender in the Country

DETAILS   Hat: Topshop (UK)  I  Jacket:Topshop (UK) I Top: Karen Millen (UK)  I  Skirt: Free People  I  Tights: HUE  I  Shoes: Aldo      Knot Ring: Oak + Fort  I  Midi Ring: Kate Hewko  I  Nails: Chanel - 641 

Taking a break to enjoy the fresh country air is a necessity for me once in a while.  After weekly industry events, clients, shopping, designing and styling I need to refresh. 
What a lot of people do not know about me, is that I grew up between the city and country. Many of my childhood and adolescent memories are from spending time in a (very) small town in Saskatchewan, Canada. I love the freedom of the country and learning about animals and vegetation. Of course having access to organic food is always a plus. Riding horses and playing with dogs and farm cats is a favourite past time.  Having this balance of busy city and smaller community where everyone knows everyone has made me more well rounded today.  I find inspiration and enjoyment in experiencing different lifestyles and s…