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Craving: Jil Sander

I was fortunate enough to spend several hours in the fabulous Rokk Ebony salon today. Whilst my tresses were getting a pampering, I browsed through numerous style magazines. As I turned each page, I saw the same old same old clothing-prints, pastels, peplums etc...until, at last, something really caught my eye. It was an outfit from Jil Sander's Spring/Summer 2012 collection.

Here's why Jil Sander is on my craving list: Crisp, clean lines, fresh white, feminine silhouettes, precise detailing, minimalism at its best. What's not to love?


My hubby and I have been having quite a hectic weekend organising everything for our road trip in a week's time. It's exciting, but a bit stressful; trying to ensure we have everything done before our trip. Working full time hours doesn't leave much time to do everything!! I ran some errands today after getting my hair done and tomorrow I will attempt to begin a Spring clean of our humble abode. 

Enjoy the rest of the weekend, gorgeous peeps!

Yours in style,

Suzi x

images courtesy of style bistro

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