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The Return of the Pearl

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In the trend-driven, often fickle world of fashion, there are only a handful of accessories that have truly stood the test of time, and one of these is, without a doubt, pearls. Despite often being regarded as the reserve of your grandma's jewellery box, it's time to dash away any thoughts of them being old-fashioned, as this season’s pearls have been gi[...]

Wear the LBD, Let People See You

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In honour of Black Friday, we look to an iconic piece that’s synonymous with fashion itself: the little black dress.  So much has been said about the ubiquitous LBD.  It’s elegant. Timeless. Chic. It’s an essential. The fashion mainstay certainly has an interesting history – from that pivotal moment in 1926 when “Chanel’s Ford” was published in American V[...]

What is it about rollnecks?

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As knit jumpers are a focal point for this fashion season, special attention must be paid to the rollneck. A bit of an enigma - the simple, modest rollneck can make you feel strangely sexy and self-assured.  When we think of 'minimalistic chic' the rollneck is one of the first things to come to mind. Always elegant - whether it’s chunky or streamlined - i[...]

Coats: Winter's punchy palette

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The perfect item to offset the faded, grey backgrounds of the autumn/winter season, colour-pop wool coats in fiery oranges, lemony yellows and vibrant pinks are having a renaissance. Reminiscent of the 60s when they were championed by undisputed style icons such as Audrey Hepburn, as well as today by street-style dynamos Poppy Delevingne (in red, below le[...]

Style Icon: Audrey Hepburn

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Ever since Audrey Hepburn picked up her Oscar wearing a Givenchy gown she has been regarded as one of the most stylish icons in fashion history. She went on to star in Breakfast at Tiffany's wearing a little black dress, a flick of black eyeliner and a chic up-do, which is now a classic look admired by many generations. In the 60s she was synonymous with[...]

How to Bring Fashion Week Home

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With September being many things to many people - back to school, the start of autumn, the start of no more bank holidays - for many of us style-savvy gals, it's fashion month. With London Fashion Week around the corner, some of you may be keen to make it down, but if you're not in London or prefer to get involved at a distance - say from the comfort of home[...]