Through coincidence and human (my) action, my life has had a few shots of yellow of late. Clockwise from top right: Neon Yellow Aldo Flats Lunch – Tau Suan FR Backpack with French Books (Yellow as well!) Lunch – Roasted … Continue reading →
I’ve been waiting for the right pair of flats to come along and sweep me off my (gigantic Hobbit) feet after my striped Zara ones gave way in the most tragic fashion – holes in the sole. (Yes, Steven Tyler … Continue reading →
Check out these cute sneakers from H&M! These babies are actually going at a price that won’t make my Momo’s eyes water.
Unfortunately, the local H&M and I just don’t mix. Don’t get me wrong. I’m not being a snob. N and I have had plenty of fun at the H&Ms(sssss) in Amsterdam. But the H&M here, being the only one, is always so crowded… so loud… so full of … e.v.e.r.y.t.h.i.n.g.
The first time I tried to shop there with Evie and Shaz, we fought our way halfway round the first floor to get on the escalator and then… swiftly made a turn to take the escalator down again. There were grannies there, checking out mini shorts. I asked myself, ‘Do you wanna wear the same mini shorts as your gramps? What if they look better?’ All that while people shoved me with their bags, stepped on my feet, and walk into me as if I’m invisible. I lasted all of five minutes, though I’m certain it would have been much shorter if not for the crowd.
So. The only way I can/will view them are over the computer.
Besides, I really shouldn’t be complaining when I have these girls.
I am a sucker for details. And I love the freakish, unique and queer. When those qualities of mine are translated into my tastes in fashion, it means a full on fetish for buttons, hook-and-eye, zips, lacing, buckles… If your … Continue reading →