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Varnished !

November 23rd, 2016
Virginie Peny is wearing a Burberry trench, a vintage turban and new Minelli varnished boots. See more on the blog!

Finding varnished shoes has been on my wish list for a while. All the styles I saw were somehow too classy for me. Or maybe just too elegant. Seems I wanted it all: it had to look cool, but also be comfortable. So by chance I could find the ideal style at the Minelli shoes corner […]

Jungle Folk and the ‘Nieve’ Hands Knitted Jumper

November 6th, 2016
Wearing the hands knitted jumper in alpaca wool by the Swiss sustainable brand Jungle Folk. Read more on the blog!

I recently came across this quote from Suzy Menkes. ‘Today’s greatest fashion luxury is found in things touched by human hands’. These words echoed in my head. It’s actually kind of true, since it refers to handwork, present in many fashion (luxury) products. Such as shoes and accessories, for example the ‘made in Italy’. However, […]