A knitted tale for winter

A knitted tale for winter

Lush texture and cozy creations. Just in time for a brand new year, knits are demanding our attention as this is the times for warmth and style.

“A good knit is like a ’60s screen siren” says Vogue’s Trace Barnhill of this all-time classic wardrobe staple that is  literally, timeless as ever.

“Knitwear can be tough because it feels so intensely personal, ranking beyond, in this reporter’s opinion, even the intimate attachment you feel toward a good pair of jeans” she adds referring to all those sexy, warm creations that are here to stay, for winters to come.

So invest to something that will hold on to you eternally. Wrap up your life in one of our favorite, luxurious pieces and do not be afraid to pair them with those trousers that compliment a knit’s winter fairytale.Military green and pink cashmere Aztec pattern cashmere cardigan by Alanui, wool pullover by Isabel Marant, white linen-cotton blend ‘Steve’ trousers by Isabel Marant– Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia. Read more

Free spirited

With minor tweaks influenced by wider trends around cut and colour, the all-time classic leather never ceases to amaze. Read more

Be the man in black

Many of us often reject black clothing as too moody, too slick, too goth or too much like a chauffeur’s get-up. Fashion designers think otherwise and they know why. Black is classic and the color that most of the fashion crowd believes in. Black is power and hen you soften its edge, this potent style is ready for real life and massive impressions. In other words, black is the new black, period. Black leather belt by Saint Laurent , black leather ‘Court Classic’ hi-tops by Saint Laurent . – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki. Read more

Out and about

Oh fashion. It can and it will change in the blink of an eye but we are here to guide your through the trends that will save the day. For this Fall/Winter make sure you wear the right (grey-blue) suit or your contrasting jacket because this season, the fashionable guy in the block is you. Black wool blend contrasting pocket by Givenchy .  -Available at Luisa World Kolonaki. Read more

Upgrading your style, one label at a time

Traditionally, menswear has been limited to a generic suit and tie, but there’s much more to men’s style than meets the eye. Themis is a man that inhabits the Luisa Universe. A buyer that knows what is hot and what is not, he is more than aware that good style is never boring. Dressed in Saint Laurent, Givenchy, Missoni and Balmain he truly believes that some labels are an investment in good aesthetics and he is ready to prove it. Urban style for ordinary living is the best.

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Balmain’s Warriors Will Conquer Summer

“This shit is art, like you don’t even wanna touch it!!!” Rihanna tweeted to her followers upon trying on clothes in the Balmain showroom last year. We bet, she was gonna tweet exactly the same 140 characters for this season’s menswear collection with the intricate beadings all over the leather, amazing, jackets.

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Dress to impress

The ’90s-meets-’70s, the chic sportif, the rocking bohemian, these are just a few of spring’s lead fashion headlines. Tracking down the individual pieces that capture the mood of the season is a skill few can master, yet finding the pieces that flatter and function is a hobby we love to take up. From the all-time classic color combination of black and white to the sexiest textures, patterns, and silhouettes available, from the sleek silk to the leather and lace, these dresses will bring out the femme fatale in you. Voilà. Black bandage gown by Hervé Léger, black and brown pony fur ‘Monogramme’ clutch by Saint Laurent-Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia. Read more

On The Road

You may never road trip down Route 66 and to be fair, it doesn’t matter what highway you get your kicks on as long as your are prepared for the best routes of your life. Follow the rules of casual, yet very European style, invest in a leather jacket to defend the weather which still bites and nod to the new season with an all time classic cardigan. Chinos are the perfect choice for a laid-back attitude and accessorize your image with the right details for an adventure along a windswept coastline waiting to be sun-kissed. Black and white cotton and lambskin biker jacket by Balmain. -Available at Luisa World Kolonaki. Read more

Dress better, spend less

Keeping up with the trends doesn’t have to mean spending a fortune. A leather jacket for those rough winter days, a perfectly tailored suit, an army inspired outerwear, a pair of jeans and those small elements of style that speak volumes, the ever important accessories, are some of the pieces that any man with style MUST and WILL invest in during sales season. Being a better-dressed, more cost-conscious man is easy. Just follow the golden rule: taste IS more important than money. Black leather fur collar biker jacket by Rag & Bone, black leather skull biker jacket by Alexander McQueen, black leather biker jacket by Golden Goose Deluxe Brand, black leather biker jacket by Valentino-Available at Luisa World Kolonaki.

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The Man and the Fury

Promoting Fury, Brad Pitt, father of six, Angelina Jolie’s husband covers the November 2014 issue of Details magazine. Celebrity photographer Mark Seliger captures Brad Pitt manly spirit at Humboldt Redwoods State Park in Northern California. In the outdoors photo shoot, the star who expressed pretty straight forward things such as “I’ve discovered I don’t suck at being a dad” is styled in a laid-back wardrobe by Julie Ragolia. And that’s the best part of it.  Read more