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Clothing Rental Experiment: Velvet Chanel Coat

May 16th, 2016
Chanel velvet vintage coat, Missoni slippers and custom made skirt. Outfit by Virginie Peny

Today’s article seems to be the logical evolution of one latest post, about the benefits of slow fashion in your life. I heard that, according to recent figures, women acquire around thirty kilos of textile each year. T-h-i-r-t-y. Gosh, does that includes bed linen and towels as well?! Even before my closet detox, I’ve never ever been […]

Leo Velvet Bag

August 4th, 2013

I rarely felt such a feeling, the one which says: “this item has been made for me”. However this is exactly what I thought when I saw this bag -freshly arrived in The Kooples store for Fall-Winter season. – Why? If animals are almost every season back in fashion throughout prints, textures and forms, I […]