Chapter, Fashionably Light
Oct 22 2013
Besides navigating an unusually crowded Oxford Street, I didn’t really participate in any of the London Fashion Week activities. The exception was by accident. Muji had a special sale on, said their email, so I wandered over to Carnaby. Upon arrival I realised that the whole shopping street was in on this fashion week-inspired “special sale”. 50% off EVERYTHING!!! GO CRAZY!!!
The streets were packed with crazed shoppers and intrusive sellers. Free stuff! Coupons! A cappella advertisements! It was like Black Friday: The Musical!
I was slightly tempted by the sale, but didn’t need anything. I hadn’t scoped out anything. I can’t impulse buy. I’ve trained myself out of that habit.
So I ended up with this:
Soap. Soap refills. Pen refills.
Whether you live in the city centre [me, Oxford, last year] or eight miles out [me, London, this year], you must allow time. Being late is annoying for the other person, and stressful for you. Just don’t do it. Figure out a strategy for arriving on time and stick to it. In Oxford, I aimed […]
Simple Fix: Allow Extra Time
Oct 18 2013
The Occasion: Walking in the Sand This is my Punchdrunk outfit, designed for viewing the immersive Drowned Man. Contacts for mask-wearing. Pockets for present-collecting. Watch for time-keeping. Boots for walking. dress from Korean boutique in Hong Kong | Betsey Johnson watch | Urban Outfitters tights | Dr Marten Billie boots The Occasion: Fountains in Fall Hello Kensington Gardens. Just the […]
Wardrobe Weekly: Yellow, Blue, and Punchdrunk Too
Oct 23 2013