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Trend Focus: Sixties Style

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It may be all about the seventies right now but the sixties are set to swing right back into the fashion focus this autumn/winter. It didn’t really ever go out of fashion - because how could we possibly live without our versatile shift dresses and black eyeliner flick - but in AW15 we see a revamp of our favourite decade. Think micro hemlines, bold colou[...]

Mid-Century Modern Design

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Fashion is all about the swinging sixties right now but don’t think this trend is just limited to your wardrobe as mid-century modern interiors begin to emerge. Interiors writer and enthusiast Rachel Humby explores how you can make this growing trend work in your home. When it comes to style, the word ‘retro’ can strike fear into many a design-conscious h[...]

An Ode to Miniskirts

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As this season’s love affair with the 60s spurs on, we look to the miniskirt – pillar of Mod style and indisputable feminine power piece. And unlike the blazer, which we borrowed from the boys, the miniskirt is all our own.  It wasn't too long ago that a short skirt hem was unacceptable, and we have precisely two individuals to thank for its creation and [...]

The grandest 60s revival yet

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The defined silhouettes and freewheeling aesthetic of the 60s are back again with a vengeance, yet never have we had such elegant, modern interpretations.  With so many style icons defining the era, everyone from Twiggy, Jane Birkin and Jean Shrimpton, to Patti Boyd, Brigitte Bardot and Julie Christie era’s – all polished, self-possessed, yet more than a [...]