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6:41 pm

Sergio Rossi Spring 2013

26/09/2012, Accessories, Fashion and Style, Sergio Rossi

Have you seen this lovely video featuring the new spring/summer 2013 Sergio Rossi collection?

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Sergio Rossi recently launched its online store. Their newly-redesigned website features the brand’s iconic ‘Front Stage/Back Stage’ concept developed for various Sergio Rossi stores.

For more information or to shop the fall/winter 2013 collection, visit the Sergio Rossi website, http://www.sergiorossi.com.

8:40 am

Hater Blockers

17/09/2012, Accessories, Alexander Wang, Current Affairs, Oscar de la Renta, Prada

It’s been quite some time since I last took these Alexander McQueen visors out for a spin. I’ve had it for a couple of months now. It never fails to draw so much attention — I’ve been stopped many, many times on the street from people asking me whether I could see through them (the answer is yes)! And then of course, talking to my friends always result in major hysterics. “You need to take them off when I’m talking to you. I can’t take you seriously!,” a friend quipped. The visors are obnoxious, yes, but it’s a great conversation piece. I love it.

Bryanboy sitting on a luggage cart outside Soho Grand Hotel, New York
Bryanboy outside Cafe Select wearing Alexander McQueen visors

Sunglasses/visor by Alexander McQueen (HERE), sweater by KARL by Karl Lagerfeld (HERE), shorts by Alexander Wang, clutch by Oscar de la Renta, shoes by Prada

2:51 pm

Hashtag: #AdRMoreisMore

16/09/2012, Accessories, Anna Dello Russo, Fashion and Style, Fashion Editors, H&M

Before heading to Marni for this year’s Fashion’s Night Out event, I went to the Plaza hotel uptown to preview my beloved Anna dello Russo’s accessories collaboration with fast-fashion powerhouse H&M.

Do you want to win pieces from Anna dello Russo’s collection? All you need to do is submit a photo of yourself WERQing your favourite accessories and use the hashtag #AdRMoreisMore. I’m part of the grand jury who will pick the Grand Prize Winner. For more information about the More is More contest, click HERE.

Bryanboy wearing a hat and a necklace from Anna dello Russo and H&M accessories collaboration
Bryanboy at Anna dello Russo x H&M collaboration press preview at the Eloise Room at the Plaza Hotel, New York

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6:24 pm

Fashion Week Survival Kit

15/09/2012, Accessories, Celine, Dolce & Gabbana, Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta

Bryanboy's Fashion Week Survival Kit

Bags by Oscar de la Renta, Dolce & Gabbana and Michael Kors, watch by Michael Kors, sunglasses by Celine, Chantecaille powder, Serge Lutens Datura Noir, Fresh Sugar & Lychee, Unisom sleeping pills to help me sleep before midnight, Smythson of Bond Street ‘New York, London, Milan, Paris’ book, Canon 5D Mark 3 camera and of course, a bottle of my favourite beverage Absolut Tune which I love to drink after a day’s worth of shows.

12:59 am

All Aboard Marchesa Express

10/09/2012, Accessories, Fashion and Style, Marchesa, Spring Summer 2013

It’s no secret that I’m a HUGE fan of Marchesa. Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig make some of the most magical and magnificent dresses around. I recently visited their headquarters to see what their team are brewing for their spring/summer 2013 fashion show on Wednesday afternoon and these enormous inspiration boards greeted me.

Marchesa spring/summer 2013 inspiration boards

A close inspection of the mood boards reveal India (and its rich history of colour, details and embellishment) as a huge reference point.

I thought it was so gracious and kind of Georgina to give me an intimate tour of their studio. She introduced me to her atelier staff, showed me how samples are made and gave me a preview of some of their gorgeous crystal and exotic skin clutch bags!

Georgina is one of the talented personalities Canon have chosen to direct films as part of their Project Imagination film festival. I can’t wait to see the film she directs for Canon and of course, I’m excited for Wednesday’s fashion show.

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9:27 am

Del Rey: The Making Of A New Mulberry Icon

29/08/2012, Accessories, Fashion and Style, Handbags, Mulberry

Ever wonder what goes into making a handbag? Mulberry just released this video that details the birth of their new Del Rey (yes — inspired by Lana) bag.

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Click HERE to shop Mulberry.

8:08 am

Very Village People

28/08/2012, Accessories, Current Affairs, Hats, New York City

Rumi and I trekked to the East Village this Sunday for brunch at Via Della Pace. It’s been a while since I last had eggs benedict, smoked salmon and mimosas on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. I love the East Vilage. I really do. There are tons of cute little cafes, restaurants and vintage shops. I should come back there more often.

Sunday brunch at Via Della Pace, New York

Hat by Suzy O’ Rourke, shirt, black short-sleeved sweater, shorts by Theory, shoes by Louis Leeman, backpack by Prada

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2:05 pm

A Mixture of Textures

25/08/2012, Accessories, Current Affairs, Fashion and Style, J Crew, Oscar de la Renta, Prada

How are you prepping for fall? I bought this tweed outfit (top and trousers) from J Crew sometime last week and I thought it would be cool to elevate the look with this ultra chic and ultra luxe crocodile Oscar de la Renta small dex bag. Ditto with the floral appliques of the new shoe from Prada. Little touches of lady-like goodness certainly won’t hurt a boy from time to time.

Bryanboy in Pumphouse Park, New York City

Sunglasses by Celine, custom-tailored white shirt, Theory jacket, tweed top and trousers by J. Crew, shoes by Prada and Small Dex crocodile bag by Oscar de la Renta.

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2:13 pm

Très Souhaitable

18/08/2012, Accessories, Fashion and Style, Givenchy, Handbags

How can one not fall in love with this gorgeous Givenchy Antigona bag? The emerald green colour is so rich, rich, rich, luxe, luxe, luxe! I think I found my bag of the season. Now if only I could get my sweaty hands on it asap, I’d be a very happy camper.

Emerald green faux crocodile embossed Givenchy Antigona bag

Givenchy Antigona bag from FarFetch (click HERE)

2:34 pm

Accessoires Noirs

17/07/2012, Accessories, Celine, Fashion and Style, Francesco Scognamiglio, Hermes, Louis Leeman, Lulu Guinness

Time and time again, I’ve always said that the older I get, the more I become allergic to the colour black. HOWEVER, it just occured to me now that I seem to be unconsciously collecting black accessories. What gives?

Bryanboy's black accessories

Hermes Kelly Double Tour bracelet
Louis Leeman shoes
Bottega Veneta sleeping mask
Francesco Scognamiglio notebook
Celine sunglasses
Lulu Guinness ‘Little Black Book’ clutch
Lulu Guinness Lips credit card case