Hitchhiker’s Guide: GVYN Leather Backpack

Style

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  With an alternative post name of ‘Back to School’, this feature shows how I’m now wedded to the leather backpack. This style from Shop Pyramid, by the brand GVYN, has been over my shoulder ever since the styles dropped in the online store back in April.   You’ll find many different brands have upgraded […]

Gender Neutral & Unisex Fashion (a note on 2015)

Style

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    I’m a huge fan of borrowing from the boys – I think this year will herald an expansion of unisex fashion, particularly as women seek to ‘de-gender’ their style and search for a more masculine aesthetic.  My opportunities to challenge the gender dynamic are rich when it comes to American husband’s wardrobe – […]

Day to Night Elegance: PINGHE

Collections, Style

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I recently had the pleasure of collaborating with PINGHE, and will be sharing my favourite ‘day to night’ designs from Chinese born, London-based designer Ping’s stunning and impeccably crafted collection over the next few weeks. In this, the first of three posts for PINGHE, I’m wearing their Victoria Laser Cut Sleeveless Top and slim fit trouser. […]

Fleet Ilya Leather Suspender Harness

Lifestyle

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Currently showing their amazing designs at Paris Fashion Week, London-based brand Fleet Ilya are continually innovating with their hand crafted leather accessories; from bags to visors to corsets to harnesses for the body.  This suspender leg harness, from ‘restraint’ which blurs the line between leather bondage and high fashion, has adjustable belt straps across the […]

StyleOnTheCouch Loves: Zana Bayne (ThatJeNeSaisQuoi)

Lingerie

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With the commencement of  New York Fashion Week, it feels fitting to hand this Friday Lingerie Focus over to my lingerie-loving-friend-from-across-the-pond, Lindsay from ThatJeNeSaisQuoi.   A regular guest post contributor on StyleOnTheCouch, for a while now we talked about collaborating on a feature about leather designer Zana Bayne, whose harnesses, belts, neck pieces and bootstraps […]