The Sartorialist’s book signing in Seoul

November 19, 2012 § Leave a comment

You know how people ask: If you could meet one person, who would that be?

I assume some people would rather go for Benjamin Franklin, Isaac Newton or Confucius, but oh come on. Would you really take any of them home on Saturday night? I mean they ain’t really the Aussie-eye-candy-that-you-would-drunkenly-make-out-with-in-Thailand-while-sipping-your-bucket-of-rum type.

That being said, it was a no-brainer for me to spend my 2 weeks lunch money on a book just to get it signed by Scott Schuman, the man, The Sartorialist.

Garace Doré you are so going down.

Model off-duty (In my dreams)

November 17, 2012 § Leave a comment

Time for a little ego trip!

Me rocking my snake-skin loafers just before The Sartorialist book signing in Gangnam. I am a tad disappointed that it took me 5 days to find a nail polish that matches the dark green tone of my shoes and you can barely see it in the pic, but at least for a change my hair doesn’t look like a chick’s who has been running on the treadmill since she was dumped at the altar three weeks ago.

Via Steady.

VICE Guide to Seoul Fashion Week

November 11, 2012 § 2 Comments

This needs no comments. Except that the chick in the video has my Fjälräven backpack, so I dig her long time.

Not in a female-boner-for-Mumford-and-Sons way but rather close.

Ignorance is Bliss

November 10, 2012 § 1 Comment

You know how this Orwell dude said that “War is peace, Freedom is Slavery, Ignorance is Strength”? Well they say it’s about the Cold War, but I am so not buying it.

I am pretty sure it’s in reference to shopping. Like me voluntarily choosing to ignore my credit card’s balance ( If you are my account manager at HSBC, please oh please disregard the latter statement ) and keep on buying shoes even though it means that I may  need to consider robbing a food bank. But think of it. Shoes obviously make you a more fabulous person, which is one heck of a strength. So Ignorance is Strength. And also a bliss. Makes perfect sense, right?

This time I scouted  two pairs of shoes at Myeong-dong in 15 minutes. SCORE emotionally, FAIL financially. The black ones are very much Acne Tassel Loafers (SS12) inspired, whereas the green ones are more what I call classy with a funky twist. Plus the shopping assistant kept on saying “soft cow, soft cow” and hissing as if he was an anaconda himself. How can a post-soviet girl say no to snake-skin.

Haters Gonna Hate

November 7, 2012 § 1 Comment

Gobama! Happy 4 more years!

Favorite quote of the day: Romney wins Utah.

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