Ever wondered where the word “bikini” comes from? In 1946 Frenchman Louis Réard named his reinvention of the bathing suit after Bikini Atoll in the Pacific. This location was significant to our bikini creator because it’s the same place where the atomic bomb was tested; apparently he “hoped that the burst of excitement it caused would be as explosive as an atomic bomb.”Read More
As a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge, Emma Stone and Kim Kardashian, it’s the shape of the season, and the peplum is a must-have look that’s easily mastered. The peplum works on any shape and refers to a ruffle or frill that flips out from a jacket or top or is an addition to a fitted dress.Read More
The way to wear your printed pants this summer all depends on the style. If you love your trousers with a bit of a print you can wear snakeskin, polka dots, animal or stripes with a simple summer shirt and heels. Dress up your printed pants with an embellished tunic or camisole. To capture a classic look co-ordinate with basic colours and for a fashion look add a few of summer’s brightest shades.Read More
The high-low look – which literally means shorter in front and longer at the back – is a cutting-edge, yet very feminine, way of getting the best of the mini and the maxi.
It’s a silhouette that’s seen on skirts, dresses and summery tops and immediately adds beautiful movement and grace to an outfit. If your knees aren’t your best assets, go for a high-low that falls under your knee.Read More
It’s Valentine’s Day, the perfect day to wear red! It’s a colour we all love to wear and by using the Chata Romano Colour System you can easily incorporate red into your wardrobe.Read More