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Jeans – Filippa K. Shoes – NAK

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Hammersmith
    and city
Forget bells and whistles, go for solid essentials and a tightly-curated wardrobe. Filippa K knows what’s up.

creative direction SHINI PARK photo & video PARK & CUBE in collaboration with FILIPPA K

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Rugged silk tee
Filippa K
Alex Organic cotton jeans
Filippa K
Georgia leather bag
Chloe

Jacket – Citizens of Humanity. Jeans – Filippa K. Bucket bag – Mansur Gavriel. Stilettos – NAK

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…again, trick to pulling off the effortless is to give as little f*cks as possible. i.e read 50 Shades of Grey in the tube and then randomly let out a moan. This routine goes famously with black cashmere and blue jeans.
#FilippaKEssentials

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You remember Filippa K, longish hair, yay tall… you know, the chic from that class after lunch break. YES, HER. We’re talking about her again because my two objectives in life are a) obsessively getting rid of icons on my phone’s task bar (one crucial reason why turning on notifications on Instagram will eventually lead to earth’s implosion, or at least another eruption of Krakatoa) and 2) waking up looking like Filippa. Every day I fail at either or both, as I pour out of bed looking more like a potato than anything. Prepare the lard, kids, momma needs to go out for meetings.

I don’t have kids. Or a life, really.

So, for this second story, I quite bluntly asked Filippa K what the brand’s ABSOLUTE essentials were – the ‘5-piece wardrobe’ if you will. Figured, if my DNA won’t cooperate, I might as well pour some dough on the problem. And for the past week or so of retaining these clothing samples, I’ve successfully managed to fulfil task no. 2 (at least at a half-ish measure) by simply… going to bed fully dressed in a sorbet coat and a pair of jeans, and then waking up and letting out a feeble ‘tadaa…’.

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Lighting powder
Hourglass
Makeup brush
Artis
Alex Retro jeans
Filippa K
Clara coat
Filippa K
Tyra purse
Filippa K
Constellation earrings
Aamaya by Priyanka
Cashmere pullover
Filippa K
Kate low sneaker
Filippa K
tadaa…

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Coat – Filippa K. Bag – Gucci. Trousers – Reiss.

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  1. I love that these looks revolves around basics, the only downside that it’s a foil to shopping

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  2. Great basics Shini! Other than Filipa’s Clara coat, I think your Reiss white pants are equally as stunning :)

    Real Life Nerd
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  3. La Bijoux Bella | by mia

    Just beautiful … Absolutely enchanting! :)

    La Bijoux Bella | by mia

  4. Cool jeans and lovely bag!!!

    Today on the blog an Urban-chic outfit with suede cullottes….and wearing for the first time a pair of lace-up sandals that you are going to love them!! ;)
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  5. I love her clothes, so paired back and chic.
    Ana
    http://www.champagnegirlsabouttown.co.uk

  6. So aesthetically inspiring! Your language is audacious and somehow elegant at the same time.

  7. Rachelle Chantong

    This is love, your photos definitely embody the lifestyle everyone aspires for. <3

  8. Great : )

  9. Wow! I always love your mixes of static and moving images.

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  10. amazing post!

    xo
    http://www.cherry-mag.com

  11. I love the way you’ve incorporated gifs into this post. Really creative!

    Briana
    http://www.youngsophisticate.com

  12. I love the gifs you inserted into this post! And it’s so nice to see continue of the story about HER. :)

    Daniela

  13. omg I LOVED this post so much. Also, equally love the clara coat.

  14. Love this! If only I was able to create a 5 piece wardrobe that didn’t included me wearing the same t-shirt and jeans everyday! :) xx

    http://www.girlglobalising.com

  15. Great post!
    xoxo

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  16. Alice

    Oh my god these photos are so gorgeous. I love how you continue to push the visuals in your posts, so creative!

    xo, alice / T Y P E N U

  17. I love how you put together this post! And don’t even get me started on Instagram notifications… You are one of the only three people I have them turned on for. Sincerely, I don’t really care if I miss other things anymore. It’s better than having a clogged taskbar. ^^

  18. girllll you already is flawfree so i don’t get how you’re outdoing yourself. you’re perfectly pulling off the no-fucks-given attitude and i love it.

    xx Faiyaz
    http://www.fixatedf.com

  19. You know – I think you’ve got it down. No shame in being a very stylish potato! I do take great pride in my couch potato “vibes” as they are called.

    Looking fabulous as always – inspired me to think about what my five essentials are!

    Shloka
    thesilksneaker.com

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  21. Love the Ciara coat! It’s very well made and fits you perfectly. We have a purse similar to the Tyra in the pipeline!

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  22. I love the editorial!

    http://www.distinguisheddiva.com/2016/04/anna-maria-lambert-handmade-jewelry.html

  23. Absolutely adore this look!

  24. love your moving posts! you’re always step ahead!

  25. Wow, your posts are always so great, they look like magazine pages. Also, the sorbet coat is absolutely stunning.

    http://www.thestylebounty.com

  26. Lucy

    You are winning at blog post presentation. I have a feeling you are actually one of the blogs I have followed the longest. I am not really that into/in a position to buy expensive clothes but I just love, love, love your writing.

  27. Wow, such an amazing post! Truly beautiful xx

    fashiontatt.blogspot.com

  28. Goodness! Please tell me you have a tutorial on how to incorporate gifs and have it laid out in this magazine format! I’d love to learn! x

  29. Basics forever hahaha… Awesome post, and love your writing style ;)

    xxx Emily
    http://www.monodays.me/

  30. Finally I found someone else besides me who uses amazing creative posts with moving imagery! Beautiful post! :)

  31. Amazing pictures and pieces!
    x. Mirjam

    http://www.miiju.ch

  32. Yoona

    Ugh (out of jealousy)… can I just be YOU?

  33. Great looks!!

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  34. You still look gorgeous in black and white <3

    xoxo, Best Bags for Women and Men 2016

  35. Hi Shini,

    Every time I come back, there is always something a little different about this space, and overtime, it never fail to take my breath away… I am so loving that little motion in your post, and of course, the actual reason why I fell in love with your blog in the first place – the humour and that terribly chic look and layout of your post and how you present your vision and ideas. It is always inspiring and entertaining at the same time!

    Loving this look! Gosh knows when I can master the effortless chic dressing like you here… I guess I would probably die trying *_^

    Feels great to be back here again! Now I need to find that Part 1 already… hope you had a great weekend, mother’s day was a simple but good one for me here, if you had asked *_^

    With love,
    Jeann
    http://luminnej.blogspot.com

  36. Amazing photos, love the last look, perfect.

  37. Fashionable filippa K dresses.

  38. my wife love your dresses..

    Christian Louboutin

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  40. Amaziiiiing post!!! Holy s***. Haven’t seen something so creative and well made in a long time. Chapeau.

    x Gitta // http://www.gittawitzel.com

  41. “I love them all! ♥ you’re so gorgeous!

    Laverne
    model agency

  42. Absolutely love it! Thank you!

    Andrei from Sinestezic
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  43. Love the outfit!

    Andrei from Sinestezic
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