Pour M. F. A symbol of transformation into beauty and grace, butterflies carry a special spiritual meaning in Japanese culture as the carriers of the souls of the dead and, in that sense, as the key to unlocking the mysteries of life. Also a symbol of womanhood and romance, the butterfly is a common motif … More Wrapped in butterflies
1. Peony silks, in wax-light: that petal-sheen, gold or apricot or rose candled into- what to call it, lumina, aurora, aureole? About gowns, the Old Masters, were they ever wrong? This penitent Magdalen’s wrapped in a yellow so voluptuous she seems to wear all she’s renounced; this boy angel isn’t touching the ground, but his … More Who’s the audience
I have a closet just for black clothes. I also have another one for all other mainly dark colours and reds but these never feel so true to myself as black does. I can’t remember why I started wearing just black but for a long time it felt like the most stylish and comfortable solution … More Back to black
Growing up, I never managed to be the pretty girl. My hair always looked messy and my bangs covered my eyes, my knees were always bruised from running and falling or bumping into things. Although I suppose I longed to be prim and polished, I’ve never managed to. This is my little tribute to all … More I used to be a Tomboy – a micro collection
I was 12 when me and my brother who was 10, decided to go to the movies and watch this to “kill some time”. We are not little precocious geniuses so we did not understand that ” Bergman’s story is Dickensian in its extravagant emotional power – with a hint of Charlotte Brontë – and … More Fanny and Alexander
What’s in a name According to the label on it, I’ve had this t-shirt since I was 4. I guess these were quite popular at the time and my brother also had one. At four, this was just a cute t-shirt with my name on it, now I look at it and see the beginning … More Getting to know who you are
Now I feel vibrant in black.
Heartbreaking pasts and unchanged futures 2046 is one of my favorite movies of all times. It’s beautifully photographed, the wardrobe is divine and it leaves you with a permanent sense of longing and missing the future. I bought this dress on eBay and I was totally convinced that I could attain the sort of … More A character on 2046