Author Archives: Jane

Fall 2014: Jasmin Shokrian

The fall collections continue to trickle in, and Jasmin Shokrian’s arty-elegant designs caught my eye — the metallic shoes are a nice detail. See the complete presentation at image credits: jasmin shokrian courtesy photos for

Week Twelve: Simple Pretty Picks / March 2014

Every spring, I try to give my wardrobe a good edit: culling pieces that I no longer wear, and considering additions that will seamlessly fit into the rotation. I look for items that are polished and city-appropriate but comfortable enough to spend the day walking and Tube riding, not to mention sturdy enough to withstand […]

Fall 2014: Samuji

Chic simple looks from Finnish design studio Samuji seem sweetly innocent. Loving the fall collection, viewable at image credits: samuji courtesy photos for

Week Eleven: Simple Pretty Fitness

Fitness for me is not a case of “Look better by bikini season!” or “Drop 5 pounds over the weekend!” — you know, the typical magazine come ons. It’s also not the New Year’s Resolution of Radical Transformation. (Which is why I’m posting this in March instead of January.)  Rather, my goal is to be […]

Week Ten: B Paper

As a fan of B Magazine, a Korean publication that takes an in-depth look at a single brand with each issue (don’t miss issue 16, focused on Aesop), I was elated to see they’ve now launched B Paper, which expands the focus to a product category. The first issues cover the gamut of my interests, […]