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The January Blues

Forget Black Friday, that was soo last year. I am calling this month Blue January – and not for the reasons you might think. The sales are in full swing, bank balances are running on empty and the weather isn’t really living … Continue reading

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Dress You Up

Have you decided on your festive wardrobe yet? Are your outfits all picked out and ready to go with accessories laid out? Have you checked your stockings for runs and booked your mani/pedi in time for the big day? No, … Continue reading

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Little Black Dress

Are you stacking up the invitations for the festive period? Panicking about what you’ll wear to everything? Sometimes it really is easier to have one fabulous dress you know makes you feel great – a ‘go-to’ number for which you … Continue reading

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Who, Witch, Wear?

Once this weekend’s Hallowe’en parties are over and the kids are back at school on Monday morning, the focus will inevitably and rather depressingly shift to Christmas. For those who look forward to the festive season the moment they return … Continue reading

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Put Your Neck on the Line

I’ve got a thing about necklines. It’s a relatively new obsession which peaked when I trained as a stylist. As a teenager I had a thing about my bottom and shopped for it over and above any other part of my … Continue reading

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A Dress A Day

You know those days when you go out with a list and a steely determination to get everything done no matter what? Only you don’t think to include ‘stop for coffee and cake’ to the list and once that’s wriggled … Continue reading

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One Oscar Show Closes as Another Oscar Show Opens

  When I heard that the afternoon of the Academy Awards 2014 was unusually rain-soaked, I found myself feeling amused in a most uncharitable manner. Well, the rest of us are having to carry hats and umbrellas everywhere we go at the moment so why … Continue reading

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Stop The Dress! BAFTA Special

I am writing this as the BAFTAs unfold meaning any opinions I give may be a little rash in the excitement of the moment. However the stylist in me believes that first impressions are the most interesting and given that … Continue reading

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Dressed Up Like A Christmas Tree

You know that episode of Friends where Monica, Rachel and Phoebe spend an afternoon hanging out wearing wedding dresses? Monica is in one yet to even be worn by its owner, the awful Emily* who is about to become Ross’ … Continue reading

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Styling It Out

There are some fashion mishaps that are going to happen no matter what you do. Like the time when early one morning I left a boyfriend’s house in the clothes I went out in the night before only for my … Continue reading

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