February 22, 2016

This week’s Nolcha Monday Must Haves  features a range of global trend setting  independent brands that will help you transform your style effortlessly from desk to dinner.

Monday Must Haves 22nd Feb NYFW Guide

1. Danilo Gabrielli: The perfect little black dress.  Beautifully constructed from an Italian wool, this dress offers a sleeveless, straight fitted design that is completely flattering.  Finished with a metal embroidery down the center for an elegant touch.


2. Oysby: Yes, there is a such thing as comfy-sexy and the Decolette embodies it. The signature OYSBY ‘avant-garde’ square heel is made for walking and the sleek pointed toe design is optimal for seduction. These pumps will be a footwear staple.


3. Objest: Hach from Objest is inspired by structure, patterns and simple silhouettes. The design draws inspiration from the tech-fashion of Issey Miyake and bold architectural statements of Toyo Ito and John Pawson.  A bold yet elegant touch to bring style to any outfit.


4. LATELITA: Dress up any outfit with these stunning triple drop earring that feature graduated multi-faceted smokey quartz hydro crystals.


5. Michelle Pajak-Reynolds: Make your outfit a little more daring with this handcrafted oxidized recycled sterling silver necklace with bar & toggle clasp with 270 cts. t.w raw blue kyanite from Michelle Pajak-Reynolds.


6. Esin Akan: This iconic bag is beautiful and clever. This handbag can carry you to an important meeting during the day, the detachable clutch in the front panel can effortlessly take you to a cocktail party in the evening. What more could you need?


7. Aveda: This Aveda Nourish-Mint Sheer Mineral Lip Colour is a 100% lip-loving colour from the earth and is infused with plant and fruit waxes to smooth fine lines, hydrate and plump your lips to leave you with the perfect pout.


8. Mullein and Sparrow: Exfoliating your skin on a regular basis helps slough off dead, dry skin, and stimulates cell renewal and radiance. This delicious blend combines coffee and cane sugar for intense exfoliation and replenishes and rehydrates with coconut oil and shea butter. Infused with invigorating mint essential oil, our coffee scrub will leave your polished skin feeling silky soft and renewed.


9. Odylique: Introducing the ultimate skin treat: Rose Velvet Body Lotion! The luxurious botanical actives including aloe, avocado, cocoa bean, coconut and rose petals provide a smooth, velvet-texture and deep skin hydration.


1o.PHB: PHB’s Award Winning All-In-One Natural Mascara is the perfect all-encompassing mascara. It lengthens, thickens and volumises lashes with a gentle water-resistant formula that lasts all day without ever smudging or flaking. Made with a unique blend of botanical oils which nourish and protect, helping to lengthen and strengthen lashes naturally for beautiful eyes.   – See more at:

Monday Must Haves is a weekly feature curated by the Nolcha team spotlighting cutting edge fashion designers and lifestyle brands; selected for a trendsetting, jetsetting demographic.

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