Boux Avenue, Personal

Why I Might Celebrate Galentine’s Day On The 13th AND 14th

February is always confusing. The air is chilly but the shops are warm with red… and it is mostly Valentine’s Day themed products. The world seems charged with a mix of commercialism and the single/couple binary. I find both combos – commercialism and romantic relationship-love, commercialism and self-love – annoying. I am not convinced by […]

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Fashion

Colours Of Spring: Pink & Orange

Daffodils littered the streets, flower beds, botanical gardens, vases with shallow bases – yellow is the colour of Easter. But in the aftermath of Easter weekend (purple foil wrappers everywhere, a constant sinking feeling of ‘how many choc eggs have I eaten?’) we must now start questioning – what are the colours of Spring? For […]

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Beauty

Why Colourful Eye-Shadow IS Classy

READ MY FULL PIECE ON WHY COLOURFUL EYESHADOW IS CLASSY HERE. Colourful eyeshadow has become a centre of fear amongst the rise of nude trends and subtle glitter – but straying away from your usual gold and black smoky eye or matte brown staple look is more liberating than you think. Replacing brown eyeshadow with […]

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Fashion, Travel

Diana: Her Fashion Story

“She knew that she was the most photographed woman in the world and she wanted to use that… to help others” – Geeta Sarin Kensington Palace’s latest exhibition follows Princess Diana’s fashion journey through a collection of original and replica pieces. It explores how the Princess’ style evolved and influenced people.

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Fashion

REMIXED LEATHER

With leather j’s being everyones AW go-to, it’s important to mix up designs. AW17 isn’t the time for plain black jackets or fur collars; AW17 is the season of bold prints, scribbles, colours and patterns. Keep it groovy, kids.

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Fashion

MOSCHINO X MY LITTLE PONY

Moschino has made My Little Pony high-end fashion in pastel colours and millennial cuts. It is a pony themed dream come true… thank you, Jeremy Scott. The labels SS18 capsule collection brings home nostalgia and dream-like tropes as it clocks into the fairy-tale corner of our imaginations. If you are one for pastels, ponies and […]

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Fashion

ASOS X MTV

Welcome back, neon animal prints layered with funky logos and contrasting patterns! It’s all in the ASOS X MTV collection and it is all so wonderfully weird. Rocking pink and green leopard print on a fanny pack that matches your socks and oversized top is something from my wonderfully weird and wildest dreams. Every piece […]

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