Tag Archives: cold shoulder

Shaping Up Rather Nicely

I think I may have hit a new low. It started innocently enough, I was researching this blog and decided to check out the much talked about Alexa Chung collection for M&S. I already had my doubts having seen a … Continue reading

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A Vintage Year

This isn’t the bold statement it appears to be. In the aftermath of all four fashion weeks, New York, London, Milan and Paris are in agreement about one thing; to be in style next autumn you will need to take inspiration … Continue reading

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Take A Look At Them Now

Over the past twelve months I have spent a lot of time researching the British high street. My book, which looks at how clothes shops and customer service has evolved since the 1970s, features a lot of our best loved … Continue reading

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How Was it For You?

Where did that year go? Years never seem to drag anymore. I could do with a few really boring weeks that seem to go on forever with time to moan about there being nothing to watch on the telly, rather … Continue reading

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The Coulda Woulda Shoulda Have List

It’s that time of year for taking stock. Everything changes – telly improves, the nights draw in and the school terms starts again with what seems like so much energy I’m almost fearful for the lead up (or roll down) … Continue reading

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How To Give Winter The Cold Shoulder

Around this time each year when we get a teaser of warmer weather only for it to disappear as quickly as it arrived, I make the rash decision to start applying fake tan. I then send a text to my … Continue reading

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