Archive for June, 2012

Balenciaga Pleated High-Top Sneakers

By C. Gitonga on
June 26, 2012
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Balenciaga’s new Pleated High Tops are definitely eye-catching sneakers! These shoes are made of vibrant pleated leather with suede trim around the toe, a lace-up closure, and a rubber sole. They’re available in a bold red ($615) and a more subtle white ($615). Which color would you stroll around in? More pics below.

Kin And Gin Jimi Hendrix Studded And Printed Leather Jacket

By Hollie on
June 26, 2012
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This Kin and Gin leather jacket ($1,853) is hand painted with gold colored studs along the shoulders and back. Jimi Hendrix is printed on the back panel and in the cotton lining as well. This 100% calf leather jacket includes a detachable pin worn at the collar, zips at the cuffs and a front zip closure. Would you rock this look? See more pics below.

Maison Martin Margiela 8 Cable Temple Sunglasses

By C. Gitonga on
June 25, 2012
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Maison Martin Margiela has gone far and beyond to bring us a timeless yet luxurious accessory when they crafted these 8 Cable Temple Sunglasses ($490). These shades feature a clear acetate frame and silver titanium alloy hooked arms that are lacquered to protect them from marks or scratches. Also, they have dark lenses that absorb UV, UVA, and UVB light. What do you think? See more looks below 

McQ by Alexander McQueen Cable-print Bomber Jacket

By C. Gitonga on
June 25, 2012
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McQ by Alexander McQueen’s Cable-print Bomber Jacket ($863) can be a great graphic statement piece. This bomber jacket has green, black, and nude cable prints all over creating a great sporty urban look. It also has zipper side pockets, and a black ribbed collar, cuffs, and hem. Would you rock this? More pics below

Yves Saint Laurent Green Triple-tone Midi Sneakers

By C. Gitonga on
June 24, 2012
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These new Green Triple-tone Midi sneakers ($440) from Yves Saint Laurent are a comfortable yet luxurious look for the winter. The most notable part of these sneakers is the combination of three different fabrics, which are the flannel on the sides, suede at the toe, and patent leather trim down the center. These sneakers finish with perforated “Y” on the toe, a laced closure, and white rubber sole. Would you rock these?  See more pics below

Givenchy Large Pockets Black Leather Backpack

By C. Gitonga on
June 23, 2012
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Here’s an everyday accessory from Givenchy that is big enough to put all your important things in while still remaining very stylish. This Givenchy Leather Backpack ($2,250) is 51cm in height, 34cm in width, and 18cm in depth. It features an all black exterior with a two-way zipper front opening, two large side pockets, two straps at the back amongst silver studs, and a top handle. What do you think? See more pics below

Linda Farrow Prabal Gurung Large Frame Black and Pink Sunglasses

By C. Gitonga on
June 23, 2012
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As the summer goes on and the sun-rays become stronger than ever, you’re definitely going to need a pair of dainty shades to keep you from squinting. Check out these Linda Farrow Prabal Gurung Large Frame Sunglasses ($420). They come in black or pink and feature an acetate frame as well as arms, and grey lenses with gold trim. Ladies would you rock these shades in the summer? More pics below