Tuesday, 9 December 2008

out & about

as much as i love shopping, i find it a drag to shop for people (as i get easily distracted) so it is taking me forever to shop for christmas presents. but i did drag myself out and about last saturday. the weather was too glorious to stay home and sit in my pants eating nacho chips (?)

i love marc jacobs goodies. mj thermals!

then it's my favourite jeans of the moment: cheap monday black denim. *breathe in*

smelling of hermes un jardin en mediterranee and listening to coldplay's "lovers in japan" on youtube. i am so loving the song, and loving the scent. i got it as a free sample when i bought my tie.

then it's a vintage looking tshirt from h&m from about 5 years ago.

then it's a cherry red duffle coat from gucci cruise 2008

then it's coldplay's "viva la vida". i hear jerusalem bells are ringing, roman cavalry choirs are singing

then it's my paul smith cloth sneakers which i can literally fly in

feeling upbeat and fresh smelling i am ready to rule the world as coldplay rings in my head.

and i sure hope my mood is more upbeat than the slightly glum looking d00o00d on the runway:

please excuse my once in a while narcissism!


  1. whenever i shop for my friends... i end up buying things that i like, so i end up keeping them....

  2. haha...i have the MJ thermal as well...i love it!

    But they dont have it anymore do they?

    like your slightly funky style , a change from your usual sleek image!

  3. Talk about being light on your feet!

  4. Tom... if you ever want to donate your clothes, please contact me (grin). You have great taste, and a healthy bank account.

  5. oo i like the jacket and the shoes

  6. You sure can jump Joseph! Hahaha.

    I love the Gucci Jacket.

  7. erm tom??

    that is one of my fave jacket of the moment, perhaps my only bright colored jacket for bright sunny days heh


  8. I do love your style. Hello from Manila! :)

  9. freshmess: oh you're in manila now? hehe we're taking turns!

    thanks :D

  10. who's Tom?

    are you called Tom sometimes?

    nice jacket

  11. sometimes mary, often betty but neven tom!

    i love the jacket, thanks allan :D

  12. very nice jacket ! what was the retail for that piece when it was in store ?

    greetings from norway

  13. love your belt!! :-)

    may i know where to get the belt?

    best regards.:-)

  14. jack: it's from marc jacobs specials range, but i bought this earlier in the year so probably can't find this in their shops now...

  15. sad to hear dat :-(

    but anyway ,

    any brand recommended for this kind of belt?

    i love the narrow design!

    best regards :-)

  16. I absolutely adore your Gucci coat! I'm kicking myself for not having noticed that last year :(

  17. thanks emerald dandy! that's the odd thing about sales, you never kow what you might find!

    happy shopping :)

  18. if you ever get bored with the Gucci coat (which I'm STILL lusting over) I would KILL to buy it from you! I know, a boy can dream... right?!

    Emerald Dandy


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