Tag Archives: Accessories

Catwalk Trends Spring 2014: Accessories Go Punk Luxe

Am I the only one who hasn’t been left too excited by New York and London Fashion Weeks so far? I can’t get worked up over a blouse if it’s going to cost me three grand to buy it and … Continue reading

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Summer Essentials: A Touch of the Exotic – Travel Light with Statement Accessories

If you want to travel light for a sun holiday but get the most from your basics, a few well-chosen statement accessories can do the trick. With a carry-on bag of white, black, grey and denim basics, a few gold-tone … Continue reading

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FASHION WEEK TRENDS: STRUCTURE DRAMA, JAPONISME, 40’S VIXEN

As exciting as fashion month can be, the endless parade of shows easily starts to look like one big act as opposed to individual, artistic efforts by veteran and young designers alike. So I thought, rather than shoving my unwavering … Continue reading

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NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: TIBI SEEKS COMFORT IN FUNCTIONALLY CHIC BASICS

Amy Smilovic delivered a practical collection of sportswear for Tibi Fall/Winter 2013. According to Style.com, she noted that the cocktail dress has been done to death, and that – with this particular collection – she’d be examining layering solutions and … Continue reading

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NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: ALEXANDER WANG PACKS A PUNCH FOR THE COOL GIRLS WITH F/W 2013

‘Eye of the Tiger’ – the entirely unexpected theme song to Rocky III – bellowed through the cinematic Cunard building where Alexander Wang was showing his cool girl threads for the first time. His choice of music was not only … Continue reading

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AHOY, KATE MIDDLETON: NUDE SUNGLASSES – TREND OR END?

It would seem that the culturally insensitive ‘nude’ obsession has infected another accessory. Just when we thought we might be shot of Kate Middleton’s nude pumps (for at least six months anyway), the fashion powers that be are producing beige-y/blush/nude … Continue reading

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FROM RUNWAY TO RETAIL: HEDI SLIMANE’S SAINT LAURENT DROPS ONLINE, BUT HAS IT FALLEN FLAT?

27 items from Hedi Slimane’s first collection for the house formerly known as Yves Saint Laurent have popped up on Barneys.com. Featured on the retail giant’s site are sculptural mini dresses, and minimalist separates along with a handful of understated, … Continue reading

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NEW YEAR, NEW CAPSULE COLLECTION: PRABAL GURUNG X TARGET

Before you: a sneak peak at Prabal Gurung x Target capsule collection featuring digital print, bright and quirky short pieces, and – according to Harper’s Bazaar – all the “trappings of a great love story.” The collection will be available … Continue reading

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BALENCIAGA PREVIEW OR ALEXANDER WANG PRE-FALL 2013: CLASSIC SHAPES, UNEXPECTED DETAILS, & DELAYED GRATIFICATION

Hours after Balenciaga officially named Alexander Wang as Nicolas Ghesquière’s replacement, Wang debuted a polished, impeccably tailored Pre-Fall 2013 collection. Many were looking to this latest collection for a glimpse of what was headed to the French fashion house. While some griped … Continue reading

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TODAY I WISH I WAS WEARING: OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY – DARK & DEMURE

Rounding off a week of fashion, our final idea this week for that office holiday party is a moody and sassy look that guarantees a big entrance. A simple crushed velvet bodycon pencil dress accented with a tonal burgundy belt … Continue reading

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FALL FASHION ESSENTIALS: BANKERS & MONOCHROMATIC DRESSERS FRET NOT, JUST PRINT THAT MONEY!

For a monochromatic dresser who considers ‘black’ very much a color as opposed to a shade, prints can be the bane of my existence. Sometimes, all I see on the racks are tacky, overpriced items that neither fit my style … Continue reading

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RED CARPET: WHEN GOOD SHOES HURT GREAT PEOPLE – CATE BLANCHETT & ROGER VIVIER

Dear, oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. Such is the rarity of Cate Blanchett’s red carpet appearances, we tend to swing between taking anything we can get, and being disappointed by too-high expectations. In the words of the Fug Girls, … Continue reading

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PARIS FASHION WEEK: DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE WITH SARAH BURTON & ALEXANDER MCQUEEN S/S 2013

Beekeeper Sarah Burton drew the collective admiration of the fashion world when she introduced her Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2013 collection for Paris Fashion Week yesterday.

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MENSWEAR: 5 ESSENTIALS FOR EVERYONE OVER 30

Here at Bohomoth, fashion is always centre-stage, but we freely admit it is often skewed towards the ladies.  So, in an effort to begin squaring things up, we’re turning the spotlight on the men with this list of 5 essential … Continue reading

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PARIS FASHION WEEK: STELLA MCCARTNEY DOES FASHION PR BY NUMBERS – STARTING WITH BECKHAM MATERNITY

‘Tis a rather mega day at Paris Fashion Week today with Chanel scheduled to hit the Grand Palais any moment and Valentino running a live stream this afternoon (links to follow). Yesterday was fairly substantial in terms of big name … Continue reading

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BOHO REPRO: MILAN FASHION WEEK STREET STYLE – LA DOLCE VITA & EXCESSORIES GALORE

With Paris Fashion Week about to get into full swing (a Gaga-soundtracked Mugler show later today, Raf Simons second outing for Dior, and K-Stew’s much anticipated return to Balenciaga’s front row), let’s have a quick gander at some of the … Continue reading

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RED CARPET: SARAH JESSICA PARKER CHANNELS VALENTINO & CARRIE BRADSHAW INTO ZOMBIE-ELVIS-FABULOUS

Speaking of Valentino, it was sure nice of the man himself to lend his fabulous orange self and his namesake label to Sarah Jessica Parker for an evening at the ballet in New York. I wonder how SJP’s other designer … Continue reading

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LONDON FASHION WEEK: TODAY I WISH I WAS WEARING AND WATCHING FRONT ROW

London Fashion Week is upon us. Yes the cooler-than-though former capital-of-everything presents the heart of forward fashion this week. With lots of show streaming live on Londonfashionweek.co.uk, you can enjoy what the Brits forsee for Spring 2013. Tune in for … Continue reading

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ANNA DELLO RUSSO: VOGUE EDITOR/FASHION MANIAC’S BAROQUE-EGYPTIAN FETISHISTIC STREET WALKER EXCESSORIES FOR H&M

Oh yes, my dears. The H&M collaboration with the cracktacular queen of garish accessorizing, Anna Dello Russo has hit the internet. And it ain’t all bad. Now I am a fan of this fashion maniac, simply because she is genuinely … Continue reading

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TIFF: FASHION SWOON – EMILY BLUNT GOES ECO IN TORY BURCH AND DELIVERS LOOK OF THE YEAR

Je have fashion hard-on – courtesy of Emily Blunt in Toronto. I’m going to ease you in as you don’t want to blow your load too early. Emily was at TIFF to promote her movie Arthur Newman with co-star Colin … Continue reading

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TIFF: GWYNETH LEAVES CHRIS IN LONDON TO GO TO MCDONALDS WHILE SHE P*SSES OFF STELLA IN TOM FORD

While her husband finally got to throw the ‘clean-living’ lifestyle out the window for the weekend (take the kids to McDonalds and prepare to ogle Rihanna’s weed and booze filled bod), Gwyneth Paltrow graced the Toronto International Film Festival – … Continue reading

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THE WEEK THAT WAS… 31ST AUGUST 2012 ‘ACCESSORIES’

A round-up of some of the week’s stories that kept us awake at night… Maybe I should just put it down to ageing, but there seems to be an ever-increasing number of things these days that irritate me on a … Continue reading

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TODAY I WISH I WAS WEARING: THE BRICK RED SHIFT DRESS

Yes, fall is coming. I am beside myself with fashion lust and wicked styling ideas for the coming season. However the change in the weather fortunes of the UK and Ireland is holding me back. Well that and the summer … Continue reading

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TODAY I WISH I WAS WEARING: THE SUPER FLIRT – KATE UPTON MEETS WONDER WOMAN

Maybe it’s the sudden change in the weather but I am feeling rather flirty today. And the sight of Kate Upton’s RIDICULOUSLY sexy shoot for Contributor magazine only went and hiked me up a notch to sassy. In the editorial … Continue reading

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