Category archives: Style Edit

Best Dressed: GQ Men of the Year Awards

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British GQ's annual Men of the Year Awards is the perfect prelude to London Fashion Week -the award-winning Condé Nast men's lifestyle title (AKA men's Vogue) - now in its 17th year - never fails to bring in the best in film, music, and TV, as well as an international who's-who of impeccably dressed stars. Winners comprised an eclectic list including Lewi[...]

AW14 Trend: Modern Military

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This autumn/winter, military-inspired looks are the ultimate in off-duty tough luxe. Khaki and black dominates the moody palette, while contemporary zips, studs and panelling are key design features. Championed by fashion icons such as Carine Roitfeld ( former EIC of Vogue Paris) and Daphne Guinness, and loved by everyone from Jessica Alba to Kate Boswor[...]

AW14 Trend: Pastel Palette

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As this autumn/winter season leaves no style stone unturned, flamboyant souls who despair at the thought of trading in their summer wardrobe for the traditional autumn palette of blacks, browns et al, can rejoice - poetic pastels have finally been reinvented for cooler weather. Thanks to catwalk heavyweights such as Céline, Rochas and Carven,  structured [...]

AW14 Trend: Blue Notes

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Somewhere between blue's big debut at the shows in February and the onset of Indian summer, it became the new black. From cobalt to cerulean, and periwinkle to navy, a spectrum of modern, wearable blues have been popping up in every sartorial form. Although it’s not a hue that’s ever really out of style, this season’s statement-making head-to-toe blue loo[...]

AW14 Trend: Winter Greens

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Rich, dark, sophisticated - forest green is the George Clooney of colour trends. A standout hue for autumn, this season’s dark green is intense and hypnotic. Working this alluring trend in its subtle varieties - emerald, pine and British racing green - will exude elegance and ambition, yet also an earthy vibe. For inspiration, here are three fashion-forwa[...]

NEW for AW14: Todd Lynn/EDITION Handbags

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Sleek and contemporary with a couture-like finish, the highly anticipated Todd Lynn/EDITION accessories collection is due to launch at the end of September. Inspired by Rooney Mara’s intriguing character in The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, the collection is darkly glamorous in a way that is perfect for autumn/winter. Here’s a sneak peek into the provocative [...]

AW14 Trend: Autumn Luxe

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This season’s furry trend is mammoth - in every sense of the word. Going above and beyond the standard winter fur pieces, this cave-girl trend has expanded to encompass shearling, fuzz, fluff, and anything remotely hairy, creating a luxe, stylish haze for colder temperatures. We style our favourite furry pieces with supple black leather as well as sleek gold[...]

AW14 Trend: Pinks & Berries

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As a trend, deep reds in decadent bordeaux shades trickled into the style-sphere via rouge-noir dark lipstick and nail varnish, but have recently dominated AW catwalks to become a full-blown sartorial favourite. From dusty pink, plum and raspberry, to burgundy and mahogany, the whole charming palette of elegant berry tones has become de rigueur for 2014's[...]

Wedding style: Three ways to be the best (dressed) man

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If like most of us, your July calendar is packed with weddings and this fills you with a slight sense of dread, deciding what to wear is just another thing on the list of duties you'd rather not deal with.  So you can go ahead and just wear your 'good suit'. Or, you can give some thought to your whole ensemble and look really sharp. And this sartorial pla[...]

The Resort Collections: The Hot List

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Summer is upon us, and with it comes sunshine, sandals and the latest resort shows from our favourite designers. Stella McCartney, Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren and more showcased their latest resort 2015 collections, and it's no secret that we are loving their vision of the glamorous globetrotter.  So what is it about the resort collections that we adore? Be[...]