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She Wears it Well

Alice spoke with London based artist Nina Baxter about her current work. Nina creates beautiful geometric paintings, in wonderfully satisfying  colour arrangements. ..

She Wears it Well

@stilettoshades wearing the LISOU Angel One Sleeve Top in Fuschia. Photo credit: Morgane Maurice - @morganetheunicorn_photography      

She Wears it Well

Anyone who knows me knows that I love to rock a pretty frock – be it for work or on the weekend.  It just so happens that this lovely maroon-colored dress, courtesy of Young British Designers, is versatile for both occasions.  I wore it first for a kick-off all-day planning session at the office, where I garnered plenty of compliments (blush), and then again on a weekend outing with a girlfriend, who expertly snapped some photos while we twirled in the park. 


I love the overall effects of the dress, which is instantly slimming and tremendously flattering (the paneling and pleating in the front does wonders to hide any tummy flaws, I swear!).  The unexpected wine color also lends a refreshing air of sophistication to the entire look, making it the modern-day LBD, if you will.  As for the blazer?  Well, it’s one of my new go-to-pieces which you’ll find me in all season long.  Basically, whenever I want to feel pulled together, I turn to this trusty Helmut Lang jacket with leather paneling. Really, you can’t go wrong… I give presentations in this, as it makes me feel empowered! Roar. 

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