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Tuesday, 21 June 2011

we'ar summer favourites

we'ar re-living the warmer months by reveling in the beauty of some of our most popular summer dresses....



 pleated kaftan in tangerine. best way to enhance a summer glow!





 cruise dress in white - soft tree silk drapery :)






tubelicious in plant dye blue - comfort and ease whilst looking smoking hot! excellent.



we'ar stocking these items all year round so you lucky so and so's in the northern hemisphere can get in on a piece of the goodness xx

we'ar : 29 cross st auckland nz

we love our abode...












...especially on a crisp clear winters day... there are a few new ventures happening on this hidden gem of a street in newton. check us out xx

Monday, 20 June 2011

we'ar up close and personal

we have some tasty new fabrics and textures making up our current winter range and would love to show you just how lovely they are... it's almost like being here! (p.s i love our scanner its my new favourite thing)




knitted lace dress made from 100% cotton and handmade by a local balinese craftsman. plenty warm enough with give for movement and the perfect combo of sleekness and softness. in gorgeous grey marl or stunning black.




piaf pant detail - beautifully tailored high waisted pant made from 100% cotton with a waffle-esque texture for depth of character. in moss or black with contrast stitch.



 schloop jacket in cherry red - loving the texture of the buttons! the colour is vibrancy all over and the tone seems to suit everyone. warmest wool with silk lining, available in sleek black also.




  cinnamon julep jacket - wool with burnt orange lining. old worldly charm with contrast black collar and pocket detail, geometric style buttons give a modern and unique feel. it's super warm and snuggly, plus the gusset under the arms leave you free for ease of movement.





 bamboo fleece cocoonlet - yes it is as soft as it looks! luxury yoga wear item for chilly mornings. fitted through the body with roll neck for extra warmth, pictured here in biscuit, also comes in goose grey :)



Sunday, 19 June 2011

yoga basics 101

we'ar constantly getting feedback about how fantastic our active wear range is for practice... so let us tell you a bit more about the design functions for the perfect outfit, no matter what form of yoga you are loving right now!


HOT/BIKRAM


less is more! how short shorts are cut for modesty too - slightly longer at the back so you can feel confidently covered. pair with a so simple tank that has a built in shelf bra for all in one goodness. the breathe-ability of our soft organic cotton will keeps you feeling fresh too!




 ASHTANGA

  
 button thru strides are comfy and cute - the curved waistband is super flattering and sits in just the right place throughout your practice while maintaining that uddiana bandha. match with our button or fresh as tank - un-restrictive for cultivating a strong pranic breath.




IYENGAR


inversions are a natural progression with the ease of our hasu pants - they will stay down even when you're not. same goes with the 35mm tank, cross over back gives you a supported feel and the chance to show off your beautifully chaturanga dandasana toned arms!



VINYASA FLOW


figure hugging boot(i) pants are made for graceful movement with a softly flowing leg line... team with a pretty so plenty tank for a touch of ballerina charm. channel your inner shiva ;)