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5 Ways to Wear Denim Like an Icon


Denim is an absolute wardrobe staple and nothing beats that feeling of finding the perfect fitting pair of jeans. Let’s think beyond the skinny and take some iconic inspiration from the past and broaden our horizons with high waists, flares, and cropped culottes. Californian 7 For All Mankind takes us on a trip down memory lane with the brand’s spokesperson Miranda Kerr who shows us her style icons from decades past alongside five modern-day looks inspired by each.

’50s Grace Kelly

“To me, Grace Kelly epitomizes style and elegance. While her image as a younger woman in the ’50s was cultivated by the glamorous movie industry, she still exuded the wholesome ‘girl next door’ qualities. She had an innate sense of style and symbolized classic elegance perfectly.”


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Sitting Pretty


Feel like something pretty? Sitting Pretty recently sent me news of their latest Autumn Winter 2015 collection. So simple with just the right amount of sensual nonchalance…


Sitting Pretty is a small label based in Cape Town founded by Emma Londgen. The brand is characterised by a beautiful blend of bohemian chic and urban sophistication, underpinned by an understated sense of chic. Inspired by her travels and influenced by her exposure to style, culture and colours as a child, Emma enjoys mixing different genres and styles when creating her collections. With a strong environmental awareness, Sitting Pretty only sources natural fibres and does not mass-produce.


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