All posts tagged: Valentino

Valentino Resort ’16- the best thing since sliced bread

After a prolonged absence of three months, SLIR is back. In these three months, we have moved house, gone travelling, updated our wardrobes and joined a gym. Lots of things happened in the world of fashion and lifestyle as well: Kylie and Kendall released their capsule collection  for Topshop, the arrival of summer on the Northern Hemisphere appears to have brought back the 1970’s (you saw it here first), and a fluffy version of good ol’ Karl became 2015’s must have accessory. Though I have kept abreast of developments in the fashion world, not until today have I been shaken out of my summer stupor. It has virtually taken a Valentino Resort collection of unmatched awesomeness to shake me back into a creative haze. And of course it did. Rarely have I seen a collection so rich, beautiful and diverse as this one. It’s almost as detailed as their couture shows, but much more accessible. It’s really playful and all around super cool……It’s also super duper expensive so even though it’s a ready to wear …

Weekend Fashion Forecast

It’s finally going to be sort-of-warmish here in London- almost 14 degrees and SUNNY on Saturday! So grab your florals and sunglasses and head to the beer-garden. Don’t forget to bring a raincoat- this is Britain, not LA, and it’s still early March….. Toast floral midi dress / Iris Ink loose sweater / Joules collar jacket / Topshop cigarette pants / Valentino yellow ballerina flat, £485 / NIKE lightweight shoes / H M black drawstring bag / Wildfox black glasses, £115