NYC Lessons Learned #1

NYC Lessons #1 - Retro Flame - Erika Fox

Today marks the end of September and also the end of my first month here in New York. Where on earth did that month go!? So much has happened in such a short space of time, so I wanted to do a little recap here on Retro Flame & also share the lessons I've learned so far here in this crazy, but amazing city...

Coney Island

Coney Island - Retro Flame - Erika Fox

If you follow me on Instagram (@retroflame), you'll know that one of my very favourite places is Rossbeigh Beach - a beach just 5 minutes from my house at home in Ireland. While I was living at home for the past year, there was rarely a day I didn't go there for a walk/run, so after a month here in New York City, I was craving some fresh air...

New In: Kate Spade Diary

New In: Kate Spade Diary - Retro Flame - Erika Fox

For my birthday, Kaelin (my sister), bought me this adorable Kate Spade Diary here in New York. I'm absolutely stationery-obsessed and it's probably a little embarrassing how happy cute notebooks make me. In a time where the majority of people keep note of everything on their iPhones, I'm still that girl you'll see in a Read More

NYFW Day 7

NYFW Day 7- Retro Flame - Erika Fox

So we've finally come to the last post from NYFW. By the time Day 7 came, I literally think I was just running on coffee. It was one of the best weeks I've had in ages, but also one of of the again, flat shoes were required.

NYFW Day 6

NYFW Day 6 - Retro Flame - Erika Fox

I mentioned in this weeks' posts that I was a little unprepared for fashion week this time around. Basically, I had zero outfits planned & because things were so crazy busy ALL the time, I ended up just choosing my outfit for the day each morning...

NYFW Day 5

NYFW Day 5 - Retro Flame - Erika Fox

NYFW Day 5 was full of shows, so between all the running around, I totally forgot to take some outfit photos on my proper camera. But hopefully you can get the idea from this snap from my Instagram (@retroflame)...

NYFW Day 4

NYFW Day 4 - Retro Flame - Erika Fox

By NYFW Day 4, my feet were starting to get seriously sore (fashion week definitely isn't half as glamorous as it looks) so I opted for a more casual look so I could wear my flats. These little white flats are just the best!..


Erika Fox is currently one of Ireland’s leading Fashion Bloggers and has worked with top fashion houses in Ireland, London & NYC. Her Fashion & Personal style blog –Retro Flame – is a compact diary of her travels, work, outfits and inspirations. Click HERE to read more..