Today I want to draw your attention to New Zealand designer Kate Sylvester latest Spring-Summer 2014-2015 lookbook of her youthful and feminine line entitled Sylvester. We are going to see classic silhouettes with modern details and updates, which are both trendy and functional. The spring collection features amazing fabric options, conceptual looks with commercial touches and modern femininity. What I really find amazing in this particular collection, then it is the touches sportswear which are mixed with couture details, as well as menswear influence which is highly overlaps the womenswear looks. I think it's the right time to see all my favorite looks from the latest collection:
This time I want to share with you my favorite spring 2014 shoewear collection from Spanish brand Castañer. You are about to see combinations of traditional and classic shapes, bespoke hand-craftsmanship and modern looks with classic patterns and new detailed twists. The summer collection is inspired by touches of folkloric motifs, organic textures and timeless silhouettes. You are about to see classic ladies shoes, elegant wedges, neutral espadrilles, tropical motifs, geometric prints. The color palette includes navy, black, white, ecru, brown, mango yellow, blue and red. The summer season comes with eye-catching bags line as well, which consists of awesome printed tote bags in casual and elegant styles. All in all, Castañer is all about timeless silhouettes and modern details which are perfect for summer season wear.
Please welcome California based fashion brand Kayu and its resort 2014 season's collection. Designer Jamie Lim behind the label creates something truly long lasting and exceptionally rare. She grew up in South East Asia surrounded by artisanal crafts. What I love about her work, then it's her passion and desire to preserve and cultivate traditional techniques and provide jobs to those that need it the most (Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia). Kayu works with mothers, grandmothers, sisters and daughters. Each product is made of all natural materials, including straw, shell and wood using age-old techniques. Anyway, let's see her latest pre-spring collection of women's accessories.
Malu clutch in zebra print. Raffia embroidered clutch with bamboo toggle, can be styled with a drop-in chain strap.
In today's post I want to let you know about British/Nigerian luxury accessories brand Zashadu latest resort 2014 collection. Brand's creative Director Zainab Ashadu is a real professional in hand crafted leather bags. New pre-spring collection features tan ostrich and white python leathers. Each clutch and bag looks individual and unique. I personally love the elegant look and versatility of each product. You can easily update working outfit or evening attire with one of these cool accessories. Please find images of the collection below. All the presented pieces can be found in luxury fashion boutique Wolf & Badger's Notting Hill, London store.
Here we see an evening clutch with a little wallet.
Ladies accessories label Charles & Keith are launching new exclusive summer 2014 collection for modern and sophisticated women. All the showcased trendy pieces are wearable and practical. New range of additions includes elegant bags in exclusive colors, as well as evening clutches, bracelets and luxe necklaces. All the products are available online at Charles & Keith shop. What I love about the presented items, then it's the details and classic touches. Just imagine yourself wearing simple shift in black or white accessorized with one of these bags and necklaces, yes, each one of these pieces is a real must have for your day or night look.
That's a casual handbag with zip closure. I love the minimalist design which features a detachable strap.
So it's summer outside and it feels like you need some cool versatile and fit for any day sunglasses. Today I bring you Warby Parker summer 2014 season's collection of beautiful sunnies. The brand has designed an effortless collection of timeless and vintage looking eyewear styles. Each frame is handcrafted using only the finest materials, including custom cellulose acetate. What I love about the presented models, then it's the contemporary and refined look, which includes nine new shapes and four new colors and patterns. So, they are classic and suitable for long walks at the beach or any other occasion.
TukTuk reveals its Spring-Summer 2014 season's campaign images, which feature original and modern shirts, T-shirts, trousers and shorts made from vintage, check and floral clothes. The brand was inspired by the daily surroundings (tropics, cities, cars), colors, experiences, travels and people. As you can see from the images below, summer comes with classic menswear button-downs in vibrant patterns, simple tees with original details and practical chinos. All the products are made from high quality and long lasting fabrics. We see floral, striped, checked, Paisley print, loose-fit, chambray, sitar print shirts.
Not so long time ago I've received an e-mail from Sung Kyu Han, who is Seoul (Korea) based designer of jewelry brand RARESOME. If you are reading this, then I must THANK YOU for warm comments about my blog and thank you for being fan of The Best Fashion Blog. Anyway, I'd like to share with you, my dear readers, this awesome black and white images of Sung Kyu Han latest collection of handmade bracelets, which appear to be high qualitative and creative (love the one with skulls). The great thing about these hand accessories is that each of them suits any style, no matter if you are wearing classic, rock, punk, grunge style clothes. Anyway, let's take a closer view at these cool must-haves:
If you want to accentuate your uniqueness, then I think the best way is to try some individual accessories on. Today I want to share with you Pared sunglasses collection of bold color and pop-art designs embellished with sequins, polka dots and other eye-catching prints. This season is all about individualizing yourself, that's why each pair of the showcased models will for sure compliment your individuality and make you stand out from the crowd. Here are presented 1980's inspired designs, which celebrate the outdoors and sunshine. Love the tortoise, see-through and polka dotted ones.
The SWIMS were founded by a Norwegian designer on a mission to keep the feet looking right and feeling comfortable during the wet weather. Today I want to share with you Swims sportswear style footwear which features thick, anti-slip rubber sole and comfortable mesh upper. You don't have to be afraid of walking through puddles, as these sneakers are quick to dry. Love the orange logo on a sole, which makes them individual and original from the ones ones. These shoes are perfect for summer trips.
Mens Luca sneakers in black.