femme fatale

Blogging hasn’t been the highest of priority, as I unfortunately came down with the seasonal flu. On the upside this gave ample opportunity to dip into movies of the past such as Dangerous Liasons with Glenn Close. A cinematic feast both visually and intellectually, its script still remains unsurpassed in its genre. Such as this Continue Reading

I am browsing my gallery on Instagram….as you do when it’s too early to go to bed, but too late to start another Netflix adventure. I come across a picture which was taken some three years ago. Although I don’t recall the occasion I do recollect the dress….it’s not with too much difficulty as I Continue Reading

I’m still in my PJ’s, barely having managed to cram in a shower. Scandalous. But then I always took to an odor that is slightly poudre. Rotten others would say. Stale sweat and tobacco is my counter reply. Bandit is such a concoction. Few people like it. It is not made to be liked. It Continue Reading

Amado mio Love me forever And let forever begin tonight Amado mio When we’re together I’m in a dream world Of sweet delight Many times I’ve whispered Amado mio It was just a phrase That I heard in plays I was acting a part But now when I whisper Amado mio Can’t you tell I Continue Reading

…..sure I’m decent ūüėČ When they had the earthquake in San Francisco Back in nineteen-six They said that Mother Nature Was up to her old tricks That’s the story that went around But here’s the real low-down Put the blame on Mame, boys Put the blame on Mame One night she started to shim and Continue Reading

What’s more seductive than wearing strap lace blouse day-night? Pure luxurious silk drape in bias cut fabric with¬†petite black floral lace. Our model is wearing¬†Full Fuschia lipstick that give kiss¬†me quick look. To show off French lace detail, wear it together with white smoke tuxedo trousers. It’s pure enticement.¬†www.fracasnoir.com ¬†Bourbon French lace blouse in midnight Continue Reading

I still remember the assignment inspiration for new FracasNoir collection. It was one of James Bond Skyfall scene that really strike me, I¬†can recall the moment where S√©verine slowly and gracefully walks up to Bond. She has smokey eyes, dark painted lips, and wears a long sleek gown. She holds his gaze and speaks to Continue Reading

It’s almost the end of the November¬†and we’ve started¬†planning on what to wear¬†for work Christmas party, Family and friends reunion gathering for early presents. Don’t we all love Secret Santa game where we buy random stuff for the people we don’t know? Probably¬†not, mostly¬†for social convention but sometime it can be hilarious with joke presents. Continue Reading

This time last year I was in London¬†meeting Susanne for the first time about Freelance design for FracasNoir. I remembered we were in this underground cafe in Oxford circus with 2 lattes, discussing about FN¬†project¬†and looking at her classic collection I. From Dodger¬†blue crop¬†jacket with pearl diamonte buttons to smoke black chiffon dress. It was Continue Reading

There was a time I was more faithful than a catholic nun to my perfume (note I write this in singular). There was only one – Fracas, which – as those of you who read my blog from time to time may recall, I found in an obscure perfume shop in a back alley of Continue Reading