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Carmen Negoita
22 Ian

DARK SHADOWS

Black, the colour that goes with everything, is flattering to wear, hides a multitude of sins and makes us look slim, is officially back in fashion this season.But it never really went away. No wardrobe is complete without a little black dress, staple since the 1920s when designers such as Gabrielle Chanel invented tailored knee-length shift dresses that were perfect for cocktail hour.In the 50s and 60s Givenchy dressed Audrey Hepburn in the films Sabrina and Breakfast at Tiffany's, in gamine-chic black trousers and a boat-neck knit and elegant black evening gowns.So dears, black is to simple? Maybe...
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17 Ian

Spring 2013 Trend Reports

THE ART OF CONTRASTSeen at Marck Jacobs, Narciso Rodriguez, Jil Sander and Celine, back-to-basics black and white looked right after seasons of brights, prints, and over-the-top embellishment.VEILED LOOKSRoberto Cavalli, Reed Krakoff, and Haider Ackermann, among others, adopted new transparency measures, using featherweight, sheer materials like silk chiffon, organza and mousseline.COLLAGE DEGREEAny which way you splice it, Spring's message was multilayered, courtesy of patchworks of exotic skins at Proenza Schouler, and mash-ups of patterns and textures at Rodarte, Derek Lam and Thakoon.EVERY FLOUNCE COUNTSDesigner reclaimed the ruffle this season: Deep frills edged necklines at Gucci and Givenchy, while thigh-high slits of skirts at Balenciaga were flounced flamenco-style.ALPHA FEMALESFrom the boardroom to Le Bain, the power suit is Spring's power player. Olivier...
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14 Ian

Editorial #01

NO TIME FOR PLAYTIMEDo you think opposites attract? Or do your eyes glaze and think "boring" when you see monochromatic black and white? If so, think again! The Black & White Monochrome Look is one of the few real trends in women's fashion. Monochrome is one of the simplest, most chic of looks to work whatever the year and never fails to gain attention when done well. Bright whites tempered with inky blacks can be used to create a truly bold statement. Using black and white will help create an almost sculptured look, and definitely draw attention to you!...
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27 Dec

Long Live The Party Dress

The New Year is a very special occasion. As the year draws to a close, the preparation to find the perfect dress, combined with the right make-up becomes more pressing. Before the clock strikes midnight - wear a dress that leaves you looking like a million bucks to welcome the New Year ahead. Because the kinds of celebrations available are wide and varied, New Years Eve dresses also comes in different colours, shades and tones. Think of it this way, do you want to stand out from the crowd or mix in with the others? The choice is up to you. Of course, if you decide on the former then it means finding the most unique, colourful, and bright New Year...
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18 Dec

Christmas Spirit

The Christmas spirit unlocks our soul for giving and caring. The whole family is gathering around the Christmas tree and around the festive meal. Young or old, we share together the joy of Christ's birth. These are moments of relaxation, positive thinking, recharging our batteries for the New Year, for new projects. Christmas holidays represent the time of joy, relaxation and optimism. Either we go to the mountain with our friends, either we stay at home with our family, the most important thing is to reconcile and to be satisfied with the choices we have made. In this way, we will truly feel the Christmas spirit. Let's do something special for Christmas, so that we separate this moment from other festive moments...
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7 Dec

Hello!

Welcome, dear friends, to the first article ever posted on my own blog! Firts of all, let me tell you a few things about myself. My name is Carmen Negoita, I'm 32 years old, I live in Bucharest and I am a happy mother of two wonderful children - Ingrid and Harry. In my next blog post, I will introduce them to you. Are you curious to know what will find on this blog? Well, this is the place where I'll be exchanging ideas and sins, including my passion for fashion, my addiction to wellness and I will be also sharing my travel journals. If we share the same interests...
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