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A Winter’s Wail

Autumn looks so glamorous in the movies doesn’t it? Couples in cashmere beanies laughing with rosy cheeks as they joyfully kick at the leaves on the ground, mugs of steaming hot chocolate waiting for them at home. Then there’s winter … Continue reading

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Embroidery for Beginners

There’s a trend I’ve noticed recently and I’m undecided as to how I feel about it. After all it was only in June when my boyfriend and I visited Vienna that we laughingly pointed at the little Austrian national costumes … Continue reading

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Cold Snap, Crackle, and Colour Pops

The otherย morning when my five year old son woke up, he looked me up and down, smirkedย and said, “That’s a funny outfit.” Yes, he’s five and yes, he is still quite happy for me to dress him however I see … Continue reading

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How to be a Catwalk Copycat this Autumn

As if studying all the fashion week spring summer 2016 shows wasn’t confusing enough, it’s now October and the summer is hanging on for one final hurrah. Londoners, or perhaps it’s UK dwellers in general, fall into two camps during … Continue reading

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Don’t Save it for a Rainy Day

Was that the wettest August bank holiday on record? If it wasn’t then it certainly felt like it. I actually resorted to jeans and a hooded puffer jacket today and who wants to be wearing that sort of thing on … Continue reading

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The Coat – How Will You (Finally) Wear Yours?

I think we can safely say the autumn has arrived. I’m relieved as all this betwixting and betweening was a real effort each morning. Not really cold enough for a coat and yet a little too crisp for just a … Continue reading

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The New Season Iced Gems

According to the latest Starbucks promotion, their new Spice Pumpkin Latte is ‘worth leaving summer for’. Well I don’t know about that (although I highly doubt it, pumpkins are for putting in your window at Hallowe’en, not putting in your … Continue reading

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