Posts in modest fashion
A celebration of the couturier – who made your clothes?

"There is something so purist about couture," Clare Waight Keller explains. "It is the ultimate vision of a house. That's where people look for the pinnacle of fashion."

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Every building tells a story

“It’s about the sense of proportion. It’s about the interaction between the landscape and the building. And it’s about what kind of girl will emerge from this landscape.” – Nicolas Ghesquière, Louis Vuitton

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Modest fashion and the Modern headscarf

In theory, silk scarves have everything going for them. Indeed, that’s exactly what Shahira Yusuf recently said about Basma Design!

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Quinn, the Queen and the glory of the Silk Scarf

This time of year always suggests two elements to me: reinvention and renewal.  Extended party nights, which last until the early hours, segue into New Year’s resolutions - it’s a time for transformation.

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‘Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first’ this February – Carrie Bradshaw

This time of year always suggests two elements to me: reinvention and renewal.  Extended party nights, which last until the early hours, segue into New Year’s resolutions - it’s a time for transformation.

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“Luxury must be comfortable. Otherwise it’s not luxury.” - Coco Chanel

If you appreciate comfort, value the finer things in life and admire craftsmanship and design – or if you know someone who does – then a luxury silk scarf is the Christmas gift you want.

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"When I wear a silk scarf I never feel so definitely a woman, a beautiful woman" - Audrey Hepburn

The first memory I have of a printed silk scarf - and indeed the one which inspires me every day – is that of my mother wearing one from her own beautiful, exotic collection.

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