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Editor's Debrief: Love Colour, Be Happy

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  I have a pet hate around this time of year, and that is people asking me the question: “Aren’t you cold, wearing only that?” No. I’m not. Given I’m wearing a thick winter coat, a midi-length dress (with sleeves I hasten to add), combined with tights, and shoes that cover my heels and toes, might I please ask you the question, “Why do you think I wo[...]

Top Knit Picks

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  It's our favourite time of the year again, time to cosy up in all forms of oh-so-chic knitwear; from the classic roll neck to the bright colour pop knit, the AW14 options offer every style we can think of, in all the colours of the rainbow... To make the task of purchasing your must-have winter knit a little less daunting, we’ve edited the options [...]

Green Goddess

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From dusky olive to inky forest, vivid ivy to rich emerald, green is certainly the colour to be seen in this season.  It was green galore on the autumn/winter 2014 runways with designers such as Balmain, Proenza Schouler and Christian Siriano giving this classic autumnal colour a contemporary update in an array of touch-me textures from faux fur to leathe[...]

Red Alert for the New Season

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  Vamp up your look this AW14 with a splash of red - the go-to way to brighten up your wardrobe and go for bold in the style stakes. Seen at the shows of Victoria Beckham, Moschino, Chloe and Victor & Rolf couture - to name a few - red is clearly a shade to invest in. Whether you opt for a simple statement accessory or a head-to-toe working of[...]

AW14 Must-Have: The Blanket Coat

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If you haven't seen Cara & co. sporting their own monogrammed versions of late, then we have to ask whether you've been hiding under a blanket, as opposed to wearing one - which you should be this AW14. Take if from us; the blanket is big for autumn. A perfect transitional piece, glam it up with a beautiful dress (as seen on the catwalk at Burberr[...]

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[...]