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Winter Fashion Must-Haves for 2014-2015

Winter Fashion Must-Haves for 2014 / 2015


One of my favourite things about winter is undoubtedly the fashion – and so many layers of it. I love the long coats, knee-high boots, scarves and hats. With so much to choose from I have put together some of my winter fashion wardrobe must-haves this Christmas.

Balmain AW14

Luxe Fluff – How to wear the New Fur


Fur is officially fun. It’s time to shrug your antiquated ideas of long billowing coats in natural tones and gangster’s moll mink stoles. The new fur is cool and contemporary with cutesy details that inject fur with a fun element.

Global Luxury Brand Ambassador Pritan Ambroase in the Persol 714 SM model worn by Steve McQueen™ himself in a light Havana with gradient blue polarized lenses. Photography: Keith Greenbaum. Stylist: Lauryn Stone

Persol’s Steve McQueen™ Exclusive Limited Edition: An Icon Reborn


Today, the Persol PO 714 Steve McQueen™ Limited Edition is a style icon, a reputation given by McQueen’s image and style. The star was un-tameable, passionate and non-conformist, much like this generation’s influential wearers of PO 714 SM like movie stars Chris Penn, Leonardo Dicaprio, Emporio Prive Vogue & CDCLifestyle Brand Ambassador Pritan Ambroase, actors Zac Efron and Ryan Gosling.

The K West Hotel and Spa

K West Hotel & Spa | Luxury SOL Manicure


Ironically, finding time for a manicure can be stressful. More often that not, self-conjured guilt prevails along with the belief that I couldn’t possibly dare to be so self indulgent. Ultimately, I’m left with Eliza Doolittle nails (before she becomes a ‘lady’) and a feeling that I’ve been robbed of some well-deserved R&R. Either way, I can’t win. However, (and this is one of those good types of conjunctive) when I was invited to try out the K West Hotel and Spa’s latest manicure offering, the SOL Luxury Manicure, I felt simply obliged to go along. For work purposes, obviously.

Montblanc Writers Edition 2013 Honoré de Balzac

Montblanc Writers Edition for 2013 dedicated to Honoré de Balzac


Regarded as one of the greatest novelists of all time, very few writers have been as influential as French literary artist Honoré de Balzac (1799 – 1850). Therefore, Germany’s Montblanc has introduced its Writers Edition 2013 in celebration of the epic contribution to world literature made by this 19th century visionary.