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At Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar

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With 3% of Turkey falling within Europe, I thought it fitting to blog about fashion-related aspects of my trip. And what I have noticed is that this nation is amazingly good at just about anything textile related, from creating quality, … Continue reading

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A jacket a day keeps the winter chill away

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I am jetting off to Turkey tomorrow – my first ‘vacation only’ trip in two whole years! Now Istanbul may not be the fashion capital, but I hear that I will go crazy for the leather clothes and bags. And … Continue reading

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Jewel Handbags from Paola Graglia

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38-year old, Paola Graglia’s philosophy of bags and shoes being art forms is evident in her Spring/Summer 2011 collection. These ornate evening bags, made from soft leather, are displayed in Paola’s flagship store in Milan’s Via Bagutta. With some designs boasting … Continue reading

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