At the top of Cartagena’s Castillo San Felipe de Barajas the breeze and the view will take your mind off the scorching sun, if only for a moment


Second day in Cartagena, easy whites again to beat the heat. A shirtdress is a surefire way to appear polished, chic and yet relaxed all at once.

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The slightly longer back hem of the dress makes the overall shape more  interesting, mimicking, without caricature, the tails of men’s tailcoat.



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Cinching the waist with a minimalistic belt added some structure and definition without taking away from the cleanness of the look, I found. Nothing was going to save my hair from the heat though.

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Outside the walled city, at Convento La Popa de la Galera one will find the best bird’s eye view of  Cartagena


Back in the walled city. Coconuts and hats: always finding ways to beat the heat

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What I Wore: Alexander McQueen tuxedo shirt dress, Club Monaco belt, Prada metallic sandals, Céline box bag, Céline Audrey unglasses

About Natasha

Word- and dough-smith. Girl in search of "the illumination, that ecstatic flash, from which truth emerges".


  1. Julius

    That beauty is more than sickening – it’s #savage #savagebeauty.

    You should’ve been read for that white dress on a bike with BLACK CHAIN GREASE. Girl betta WATCH THAT HEM.

  2. Loving the A. McQueen dress!

  3. Kafui

    That dress is gorge!!!

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