It’s hard to imagine that your parents were once young people themselves, free of the care and responsibilities that befall one as one “settles” into marriage, children, chasing careers and paying off mortgages and going through the vicissitudes of a normal life. That they actually had a sense of fashion through the 70s and 80s before ‘dad jeans’ and walking around the house in housewife clothes became the norm. I went home recently, and spent half a …[Read more]
At Secondsguru, we’re loving #dressgate! Here’s why: (a) For a change, the #dress breaking the internet isn’t housing a celebrity; and (b) It gives us a brand new interpretation for our reuse/recycle mantra!
Is an expensive designer watch at the top of your shopping list this Chinese New Year? Or are you just in the mood to treat yourself with a luxurious Swiss wrist-watch this bonus season? After all, you probably deserve it after a hard-working year! A luxury watch can cost a small fortune, so when planning to part with cash you need to ask yourselves – is it worth it? Unless you are David Beckham or have …[Read more]
Women the world over share on addiction in common: Handbags. Your cupboard may already be stuffed with purses, clutches, baguette bags, messenger bags, totes, saddle purses and pouches, but that won’t stop you from buying a new Minaudiere with which to sparkle at the next party. Men may never understand what the fuss is all about, but seriously, what’s not to like? Handbags aren’t just about accessorizing, although obviously that is a big plus; no, …[Read more]