Inspired Style : tina leung

May 30, 2013

10|20 Obsessions : Transparent Wedges

Wedding season is starting to bloom as summer arrives, there is the ever daunting question as to what heel to wear when there is obvious possible outdoor setting. The wedge is an obvious choice, yet they can be a bit heavy for some ensembles. The transparent wedge hit the scene a few seasons ago and these are a few wedding wedges that we absolutely love.  The centered kenneth cole tortoise inspired lucite wedge is stunning, or for a flirty fun bright choice asos has some great options.

lessons in : Jean shorts

May 29, 2013

Aussie Brand one teaspoon is one of our favorites for fashion forward boho/rock inspired designs. We have been a fan of their denim for some time now. Their side rise shorts are some the most comfortable out there, it adds a little bombshell rock to any basic white tee.

10|20 Feature : H&M Embellished Vest

Welcome to the 10|20 Feature, where we search for the timeless pieces that will last us a lifetime.

What it is : H&M Embellished Vest
Why are they timeless : Swedish retail giant H&M is known for their stylish street style, lots of on trend, won't break your bank pieces that might not be in your arsenal next season. Yet every now and then, they come out with some really wonderful lifetime pieces. When we saw this Isabel Marant inspired vest with the metal detailing, made my heart sing a bit. The tailoring was really quite amazing the perfect layering vest to add some vintage rock boho to any ensemble. 

10|20 Obsessions : White on White on white

May 22, 2013

designer find : Maison Martin Margiela

Founded by the unconventional Martin Margiela, Maison Martin Margiela is a pioneering label in deconstructionist design. Minimal and simple creating beauty. Working in completely white studios, where even the light fixtures were draped in white fabric, Margiela revolted against conventional fashion with over-long sleeves and exposed seams and linings and famously redesigned unusual objects like wigs and silk scarves into couture garments. Truly avant-guard. 

10|20 Feature : SAINT LAURENT statement ring

Welcome to the 10|20 Feature, where we search for the timeless pieces that will last us a lifetime.

Why are they timeless No jewelry collection should be without an Yves Saint Laurent 'Arty' ring, the iconic signature design. Set with a brilliant blue glass stone, this gold-plated adornment is the most fabulous way to incorporate bold color into your round-the-clock repertoire. 

Lessons in : Camo

May 20, 2013

Camo is an ever rotating, in and out of style  yearly look. If you keep the right button up in your rotation there are plenty of ways to incorporate this tomboy look into your ensemble. Any camo look paired with black leather  it adds a rocker chic to your arsenal. 

Pulling it together : Lunch with Friends

May 17, 2013

Editors notes : Sara Singh

Sara Singh has been in the fashion illustration business for some time now. After graduating from design school Sara soon realized that her talents in fashion design and construction were unparalleled to her ability to capture the illustration of perception, and gave herself one year to make it happen for herself. We are sure happy she did!  Singh has a very impressive client list from Givenchy to Clinique and some wonderfully affordable prints. We'll be look forward to all of her new collaborations.

10|20 Feature : Dolce Vita Cybele Sandal

May 15, 2013

Welcome to the 10|20 Feature, where we search for the timeless pieces that will last us a lifetime.

What it is : Dolce Vita Cybele Sandal
Why are they timeless Dolce Vita means the good life, and that ideal is seen in the brand's effortlessly stylish yet delightfully flirty footwear lines. Since its launch in 2001, Dolce Vita Cybele Sandal above is a  chic look which can  inspire and complete any ensemble.

Timeless style : Simple summer dress

Designer find : ann demeulemeester

May 14, 2013

The 16 strap wedge heels from demeulemeester just look absolutely divine when they are put on. Honestly the product photo to your right really doesn't do them any justice. Garance was able to snap a shot of these well worn in wedges, and well, we all fell in love. 

lessons in : the simple details

May 13, 2013

The simple details are all it takes to create an effortless look. A feminine touch of the lace shorts, toped with the timeless printed scarf, and the light faded Rag and Bone denim Jacket. It all come together for a little ladylike mixed with the artsy slick ensemble.

10|20 details : lace accents

lessons in : the kimono top

May 08, 2013

we've been obsessed with the kimono top for some time now. Just waiting for the summer heat to swing into play and this staple is the easiest accessory to all outfits. it's light enough to all those windy days and summer nights.

10|20 Feature : Zara embroidered dress

Welcome to the 10|20 Feature, where we search for the timeless pieces that will last us a lifetime.

Why are they timeless Zara has done it again, with a beautiful take on the boho embellished dress. with just a touch of shoulder cutout this navy dress is the perfect summer addition. a touch of bohemian feminine for your summer ensemble. 

lessons in : the harem pant

May 06, 2013

while they're are few out there whom can say that the boyfriends love the harem pant.  the drop waist has not the flattering tight silhouette of other cuts, but lets be honest if we dressed for our boyfriends... we can let our minds wonder as to what we might look like. There is a lesson that can be learned about these oh so comfortable pants, with just the right pieces these pants can be dressed up with some heels and down with a tank and are just the right combination of creative boho and laid back cali cool. Farfetch has some wonderful option as seen above from left, Rondholz / chloe / maison martin margiela. A girlfriend had some the eileen fisher harem's, and we fell in love, on my wish list for summer timeless pieces.

10|20 Obsessions : Bold Bottoms

Designer Find : camilla

May 02, 2013

camilla frank is one of Australia's most icon designers. Her kaftan and swim prints are so explosive. There is tribal gypsy twist to each piece that screams boho chic. The Gypset aesthetic is best defined by the pioneering nomads; artists, photographers, musicians and surfers – Bob Dylan, Jimmi Hendrix, Veruschka, George Harrison, Frida Kahlo The lifestyle required these free thinkers to adopt more risk and style than cold hard cash – they simply love to walk the road less travelled. 

inspired style : Carrie Mulligan

10|20 Obsessions : The Biker knit Cardi

The Knit cardigan is a must for those warm, yet cool breezes of the spring months. Add an off centered zipper of these moto inspired Biker cardi's and there is an instant edge to any silhouette.