A farewell to summer

Summer style, linen dress, summer sundress, straw hat, summer style, spring dress

Even though it’s almost the end of  March – the first month of Autumn – I don’t quite feel ready to farewell sundress season. However, ready or not, this weekend puffer jackets and umbrellas definitely replaced linen dresses and sunhats as Autumn heralded its arrival with torrential rains as opposed to golden leaves. I spent a good…

Reflections on outfit repeating

· A Shona Joy dress ·

Outfit repeating, slow fashion, sustainable fashion, shona joy, linen dress, summer dresses, spring dresses, why we should be repeating out, rewear, shop your closet

I’m sure you’ve experienced the pressure to find something new to wear to an event. It starts off with the frantic feeling of , “I don’t have anything to wear” and, after the entire contents of your wardrobe has been dismembered on your bed, you invariably find yourself leaving the store new dress/shoes/accessories in hand….

For the love of linen

· A linen dress ·

For the love of linen, linen dress, country road dress, linen lover, linen outfit, spring style, summer style

Linen dresses have made their way into my wardrobe in a big way this year. I suspect Instagram, Pinterest and Joslin Studio’s ethereal designs have played a large part in influencing my linen related clothing purchases but I can’t say I’m upset about that. Linen has an air of understated luxury and is a beautiful…