It's been a good few years since randomly stumbling across the South Korea-based brand STYLENANDA, and ever since then, as fate would have it, I've been a big fan of their edgy, fashion forward and distinctive style. From the array of unique pieces of clothing, accessories and cosmetics, to the miscellaneous editorial style presentation, the whole aesthetic of Stylenanda is right up my street. Even if you're not looking to buy anything, you're bound to be inspired, as you're treated to an eyeful of how to style their products in the most interesting ways.
During the usual scrolling session on Stylenanda's e-store, I came across what I can only describe as the leather jacket of my dreams–as in, the one. I'm sure that a number of you have experienced the desperation embedded into you when on the witch hunt for the ultimate leather jacket–ideally the type that ticks all the boxes without costing an arm and a leg.
Moderately priced, sturdy material, a slightly oversized boxy fit, detailed with striking silver hardware, prayers were answered. The only thing holding me back from taking this baby to the checkout? You guessed it–sold out. Probably for good, seeing as I'd check back nearly every day for months on end to see if it would magically have the words "in stock" appear in flashing lights. Long story cut short, ASOS had finally taken on the brand, stocking selected pieces every now and then. In came the leather jacket one day, and out came the funds in my account, now here we are...
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