Acne Postcard

Acne Postcard

 >> It's hard NOT to have a positive relationship with Acne.  They annoyingly don't get many things wrong.  Lovely collections with lovely pieces that get worn until they start to shrivel up.  Lovely stores.  Lovely magazine.  Lovely shows.  Lovely events.  Lovely people.  You get the idea.  

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Therefore, it didn't take much to say YAY to participating in the joint Acne and Browns Postcard project that presents little city recommendations from bloggers accompanied by pretty pics of us wearing the new Acne pre-fall collection.  I naturally did London, along with Hanneli for New York, Elin Kling for Stockholm and Romy Frydman for Sydney.  I fuffed up the pretty picture bit namely because I cheated and didn't take my pictures in London.  Pressed for time, I had to bundle the clothes to Stockholm and do it there.  Oh well… it err… makes sense… you know, Acne's based in Stockholm and all…

I always find giving recommendations about London relevant only for about one week at a time when in another week, I'll probably give a different set of answers.  I still feel the same way about my restaurant recommendation of Spuntino though.  Fives words.  Beef and Bone Marrow Sliders.

There was a little shindig at Browns last week to usher in the new collection.  That's where I sneaked away a copy of Acne Paper to coo over on the weekend.  My mug was once again in the window.  I'm thinking Browns must be sick of seeing my name in their Shop24 window after the last Club Monaco onslaught. 

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Here's one for the cheesy couples shot album… 

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Here are a few more shots of me pilfering some Acne pre-fall, taken in L*O*N*D*O*N *nudge nudge wink wink*

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(Acne Freda stripe jacket, Acne twisted wool jumper, Acne silk dotted shorts, Acne Romantic strip skirt)

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  1. s

    2011-07-21 at 9:36 PM

    Congrats!!! it’s perfect… you’re amazing 😉
    Fashion People: ANJA RUBIK Wedding http://magmoiselle.fr

  2. Federico aka selma

    2011-07-21 at 9:42 PM

    hey! i wish I would have some acne stuff…. but I’m too poor!
    BUT – some day 😉
    love your blog+outfits. it is hard to find people who are popular but are not mainstream. I consider you as popular and not mainstream, along wiht my other favourites: tavi and anna piaggi <3
    http://jesuspapichulo.blogspot.com/

  3. Inside my head and wardrobe

    2011-07-21 at 9:57 PM

    great pictures and congrats on getting on the acne postcard! love all the outfits
    http://myheadandwardrobe.blogspot.com/

  4. Laura

    2011-07-21 at 10:00 PM

    Oh wow what a great project to be involved in!
    Look at you in the window 🙂
    I do love a good Acne shoe 😀

  5. vasilieva

    2011-07-21 at 10:41 PM

    these shots and looks are amazing. you did such a good job and the cards are amazing
    http://elenavasilieva.blogspot.com/
    x

  6. the style crusader

    2011-07-21 at 10:43 PM

    Amazing! What a great project to be part of. Acne is undoubtedly one of my top favourite brands. The jacket is incredible! Love the look of the fabric and how you’ve styled it! xx

  7. heatherheartsfashion

    2011-07-21 at 11:37 PM

    you are so adorable susie! love acne’s aesthetic so much.

  8. Olivia

    2011-07-22 at 12:10 AM

    cheesy-schmeesy, I think others will agree with me that we love the BF!
    Its intersting to see the menswear counter to your style and how you mix it in with your own.
    MOREMOREMORE!

  9. Caroline

    2011-07-22 at 12:13 AM

    Such great pictures. Read about these postcards earlier this week on Elin’s blogg. It is such a nice idea and it all looks divine.

  10. Joy

    2011-07-22 at 4:57 AM

    I loved that you did this with Acne. I love Acne too! Susie you’re too cute/awesome for words.

  11. Kate

    2011-07-22 at 7:18 AM

    How cool! Huge congrats on this project, looks really brilliant!
    Kate
    http://www.thrillofthechaise.com

  12. Susie Gibson

    2011-07-22 at 7:41 AM

    Susie, you’re the cutest thing I’ve ever seen! I’m so jealous of your relationship with Acne. These outfits are all incredible 🙂 x
    http://www.insusiesshoes.blogspot.com

  13. Zoë

    2011-07-22 at 9:17 AM

    wow I want everything! Must visit my nearby store in Berlin to see what beauts they have in stock now! x
    http://www.ubelin.eu

  14. thefashionguitar

    2011-07-22 at 1:56 PM

    Wow, you look super in the pics, and I love the idea! Great postcard, great pics. Good work!!
    XO Charlotte
    http://www.thefashionguitar.com

  15. Madforfashion78

    2011-07-22 at 5:30 PM

    Lovely jacket and like always you look adorable.

  16. Killthegaze.blogspot.com

    2011-07-23 at 11:00 AM

    I want to see more from the cheesy couples shot album! So cute!
    Killthegaze.blogspot.com

  17. vintage engagement rings

    2011-07-24 at 11:07 AM

    You look great… i especially love your bag… its so elegant and classic!

  18. Fashiomilla

    2011-07-24 at 12:48 PM

    Oh god, I love you. You are just so darn cute!
    http://fashiomilla.blogspot.com/

  19. Naja

    2011-07-24 at 7:54 PM

    Dear Susie, Oh – got a little choc as I thought first that the sweater is the one from my brand. See
    http://www.wild-swans.com/product/2225
    Try that next time 🙂 You look good !

  20. dreamy

    2011-07-26 at 11:58 AM

    do you ever get used to seeing yourself giantised in a window?? it must be so surreal?! but you do look super lovely in the pre collection.

  21. susie_bubble

    2011-07-26 at 12:53 PM

    Naja: That is an eerily close match… can never have too many chunky sweaters….
    Dreamy: It does weird me out a little… only because when blown up, it doesn’t end up looking like me….

  22. lulu lhin

    2011-08-03 at 4:44 PM

    love your white shoes!!! what’s brand?

  23. I liked the pictures that you have posted in this post above. I like her style and the way she carries herself. I hope the joint project went all good.

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