Archive for January, 2009

The Queen Of Shades

The Queen Of Shades

Sunday, January 18th, 2009

I came across the enigmatic Tania in Kensington High Street. I liked the subtle shades of her dark charcoal full-zip hooded sweatshirt and slate blue berret with neckwear, set against the crisp white wool dress. Tania likes Prada.

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A Soft Warm Rush

A Soft Warm Rush

Sunday, January 18th, 2009

As John was darting past me in Kensington on Sunday, I was impressed by his classic gentleman looks, softened by the dash of orange and burnt umber hues of his scarf. In the fleeting moment I asked his name, he replied, “I am John from Gibralter, everybody knows me”. He reminded me of Yves Saint Laurent…

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Reach For The Stars

Reach For The Stars

Sunday, January 18th, 2009

I loved the elegance of this Marc Jacobs coat set against the vintage Sigerson and Morrison bag – the whole detail works for me as a set of abstract geometric shapes, and the finishing touch?.. those amazing Paul and Joe gloves from Paris. I was starstruck!

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Homme On The Hill

Homme On The Hill

Sunday, January 18th, 2009

Romain is an osteopath, I was drawn to his rugged handsome looks. Originally from Paris, Romain now lives and practices in Notting Hill, West London. He is a very sporty guy and loves Ralph Lauren sport apparel. He thinks his Jacket is by Zara.

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Llama Khama

Llama Khama

Sunday, January 18th, 2009

Putri lives and works in London. She was about to hop on the tube when I spotted her, but she agreed to take time out to be photographed. She is originally from Indonesia and is wearing a coat made of llama hair – given to her by her grandmother – with a striking fur hat […]

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Gotta Have Faith

Gotta Have Faith

Saturday, January 17th, 2009

Originally from Portugal, this young fashion designer has recently started her own label, using her own name, ‘Marisa Paulo’. I met Marisa while she was shopping on the Portobello Road. She was wearing a tailored jacket by Fishfingers, lace tights by Accessorise and an oversized bag by Blacksilk Butterfly. It was the overall geometry of her […]

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The Bear Necessities

The Bear Necessities

Saturday, January 17th, 2009

Actor, model and occasional clothes vendor O’Neil keeps the winter at bay with this real bear skin fur coat and a wrap-around scarf from India. He originates from Liverpool but migrated to Portobello, London. I was won over by his warm character… no doubt the result of the bear he was wrapped up in!

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Black On Black

Black On Black

Friday, January 16th, 2009

I spotted Emanuel shopping at one of Naomi and Sienna’s favourite W11 emporiums ‘One Of A Kind’ in Portobello Road, London. He says he is a “One Of A Kind kinda of guy” and loves to wear black. Here he sports boots by Costume National – which he loves – along with a coat by […]

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Urban Hunter Gatherer

Urban Hunter Gatherer

Friday, January 16th, 2009

Florence has a band Called ‘Florence and the Machine’. She put this rather glamorous safari look together by buying all her clothes in vintage and charity shops.

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The Dalston Whiz Kid

The Dalston Whiz Kid

Friday, January 16th, 2009

Chris Kelly is a fashion designer with his own label – Theatre De La Mode. He wears a striking red puffer jacket (bought in a thrift store), Cheap Monday skinny blue jeans, Kurt Geiger trainers, Marion Protrofsky bag and a piece of an old jersey as a neck scarf – all topped off with an […]

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Johnny Two Shoes

Johnny Two Shoes

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

Johnny works for a Music PR company. His bright yellow ‘Reebok ERS Racers’ really caught my eye and it just seemed right for me to photograph him where I approached him, by the newsagents with the rusted airline food trolley and the graffiti on Shoreditch High Street, it all seemed to fit. Johnny told me […]

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Slinky in Shoreditch

Slinky in Shoreditch

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

Camilla had just come from a job interview for a fashion PR, when I noticed her passing, she was on her way to American Apparel, East London and, in true fashionista style, she was eager to get changed into the outfit should had just bought. Camilla wears a Primark plaid blazer, a Jacobs bag and […]

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Street Couture - With Lashings Of Colour

Street Couture – With Lashings Of Colour

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

Stylist and model Adele is wearing Dunce Apparel by Australian designer Neil Sheriff. I just loved her funked-up classic street couture and bold fun use of the colour palate. I was especially waiting to photograph someone against this classic red London phone box – when I spotted Adele leaving nearby Vogue House in Hanover Square, […]

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Svenska In Furs - Retro Style

Svenska In Furs – Retro Style

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Ida is from Sweden, she is studying fashion management at the London College of Fashion. She bought her fur coat at ‘Beyond Retro’ on Cheshire Street, East London.

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Columbia Road Cobbled Street Crusader

Columbia Road Cobbled Street Crusader

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Bernd is a German costume designer living in London, he is originally from Berlin. Photographed at Columbia Street Road Flower Market.

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On The Water(ing) Front...

On The Water(ing) Front…

Sunday, January 11th, 2009

Noscoes is a journalist living in London. He bought the shirt and jacket at Topman. I just liked his rugged  but casual Sunday look. Photographed at Columbia Road Flower Market.

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Credit Crunch Chic

Credit Crunch Chic

Friday, January 9th, 2009

Lauren works for a post-production company in the heart of Soho London, W1. She is also a fashion model.Her dress is from Primemark, the jacket from a charity shop, and the long-socks are from River Island. Now thats what I call recession shopping  with style.

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Orange Gloves with Print Bag

Orange Gloves with Print Bag

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

Print bag with orange gloves on the corner of Berwick and Oxford Street. London W1

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Peacoat Parade

Peacoat Parade

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Andrew was waiting outside The Thrift Store on Slater Street, where he works. He says he likes to mix 60′s Phil Spector style with classic high-street tailoring, such as C&A.

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Boom Shaka Laka...

Boom Shaka Laka…

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Shaka’s style is all his own-mixing the English gentleman look with Jamaican Ska. He is a DJ and works in IT. I photographed him on Brick Lane, East London. He was chewing a licorice stick.

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