"" wondermomo: September 2012

Sunday, September 30, 2012

3.1 PHILLIP LIM (New York) Printed Hi-Lo Top

Take the fashion path with more than one direction. Worn with an inner cami or under a blazer or, this 3.1 Phillip Lim printed top with a solid pocket is office-appropriate. Alternatively, wear this flowing piece —untucked or half-tucked— with slim-fit trousers or a body-con mini skirt to spotlight the sophisticated hi-lo hem.
(RRP US$275)

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival

May you enjoy the delicacies, lanterns, and happy reunions. :-)

[Photo: Bill Strong - Melbourne, Australia]

Saturday, September 29, 2012

BY MALENE BIRGER (Copenhagen) Harem Pants

These super soft and comfy pants from award-winning Danish label By Malene Birger feature a fashion-forward harem cut and front-wrap effect. They also have flattering narrow legs, and always-appreciated side pockets.
Make this pair do double duty: In the office, wear it with a crisp white shirt and patent pumps. Then, out of hours, roll up the hem a bit, and style it with a sheer tank and glitter-finish heels.
(RRP €90 / 899 DKK)

P.S. Available in various handy colours!

By Malene Birger is the very epitome of modern elegance. Danish designer Malene Birger, formerly of Day Birger et Mikkelsen, founded the brand in 2003 and it has since gained a cult following. With beautiful cuts, luxurious fabrics, and impeccable tailoring, By Malene Birger is the first port of call for understated pieces with a nod to high fashion.


May you have a restful weekend. :-)

Friday, September 28, 2012


Ruggedly wearable clothes. That’s the essence of Denim & Supply by Ralph Lauren. On this crew neck tee, a distressed appliqué logo lends vintage character. Cut for a slim fit from quality cotton-jersey, this piece is supremely comfortable and versatile. Wear it with chinos or shorts to strike a laid-back note at buddy gatherings, or layer the style under a fitted jacket/plaid shirt for for tried-and-tested cool.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

3.1 PHILLIP LIM (New York) Zipper Satchel

Hey 3.1 Phillip Lim fans!
Have you heard of the Pashli satchel yet?
Phillip Lim’s designs always have a unique appeal that’s tough to match, and now the designer has earned a cult following for his gorgeous ‘It’ bag. Impeccably structured and delightfully roomy (simply pull the zippers downward and you’ll have even more carrying capacity), this beauty is sure to earn you the place you deserve at the top of the style stakes.
(RRP US$895)

A contemporary classic, this 3.1 Phillip Lim satchel will take you from workplace to birthday party, and everything in between.

Monday, September 24, 2012

PAUL & JOE (Paris) Pleated Dress

Constructed with ruffled sleeves and a pleated skirt, this figure-flattering dress from cult Parisian label Paul & Joe is a charming way to channel the season’s feminine mood.
This little number will wow at any event complement the chic Gallic style with a sleek ponytail, dainty gold jewellery, and sexy heels for a perfect cocktail/party look.
(RRP Price £305 / €398)

Sunday, September 23, 2012

COLE HAAN (New York) Colourblock Penny Loafer

After the dapper LunarGrand wingtips, Cole Haan introduces yet another must-have design. This striking colourblock pair combines the classic penny loafer with the customary LunarGRand outsole for a dose of dress-meets-sport appeal.
The premium leather upper offers incredible quality, while the bright outsole provides enhanced cushioning and flexibility courtesy of Nike’s innovative technology.
Use this pair to refresh a classic look – they will make anything from a tee/rolled-up jeans pairing to a button-down shirt/chinos look positively fresh and cool!


A sweet short film for your Sunday enjoyment.

(*'Kaiju' is a Japanese word that means 'strange beast,' though often translated in English as 'monster'.)

Saturday, September 22, 2012


This slouchy hobo —from Madison Avenue’s new favourite luxury brand Reed Krakoff— is a bag that goes with everything and holds its own.
Thanks to the unstructured design and roomy interior, this beautiful carryall can hold a lot without looking bulky or overloaded.
(P.S.: Come and touch and feel the ultra, heavenly-soft pebble leather!)
(RRP US$1290)