On our Moodboard This Month...

Timeless Taupe: S/S23

The Story Of.: Shades of timeless taupe inform S/S23’s colour palette, providing a romantic mood with a classic yet contemporary appeal. Barely there sheers speak to the spirit of this high-summer moment, reinforced by subtle, sculptural silhouettes and contrasting, timeworn textures.

The Venue: A firm favourite on The Story Of’s directory, the timeworn walls of Bylaugh Hall offer the perfect backdrop. Bylaugh Hall is a Norfolk-based nest egg representing yesterday’s grandeur; an aesthetic playground of bleached wood, open windows and etiolated stone — serving as a refined canvas for an otherwise minimalistic moodEnquire about Bylaugh Hall here. 

The Fashion: Effortlessly chic and ethically made, California’s Kamperett embodies this story’s elegant demeanor. Featherweight silks and clouds of chiffon dance around the torso, while exaggerated accessories provide a modern twist on a traditional veil. Elsewhere, the organic lines of T-Label lend a soft structure to this story, nodding to the caged-like sculpture of contemporary artist Diana Orving.

The Tablescape: Classic crystal cut glass honours the grandeur of Bylaugh Hall, enriched with warming brass cutlery and textured net accents. Embody the spirit of the surroundings with raw candle light and relaxed linen table-dressings, inspired by the settings of HILDE and Allegory Events.

The Florist: Floristry takes a stripped-back feel, informed by the Japanese art of Ikebana. On our moodboard this month is florist Rulu Flowers whose paired back approach and sculpted forms perfectly encapsulate the spirit of this S/S23 story.