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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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From Their Heads to Their Toes

Yes it’s been a four day weekend but it’s gone very quickly and even another four day week seems too long on a cold Tuesday morning doesn’t it? While I work on final edits for my book this week I have … Continue reading

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Double Trouble

When Bucks Fizz won the Eurovision Song Contest and were suddenly thrust into our lives dragging with them a love of primary colours and highlighted perms in desperate need of conditioner, there was nothing I wouldn’t have done to be … Continue reading

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If You Buy One Thing…

Have you decided how to look this summer? Will you be Stevie Nicks, Debbie Harry or Audrey Hepburn? Or a combination of all three depending on how you feel when you wake up? There are some clear front runners in … 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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“Everything in …

“Everything in your closet should have an expiration date on it the way milk and bread and magazines and newspapers do.” Andy Warhol, graphic artist

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Lights, Binbags, Action!

Watching Strictly Come Dancing last weekend I started to worry, and not for the first time, about all the hundreds of costumes the show generates, the space they must surely require and where on earth they put them. I would … Continue reading

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Laying The Foundations

Another stylist asked me recently what I thought was the best style advice a mother could pass on to her daughter? I thought long and hard about it. Had my mother given me fashion advice or had it always been … Continue reading

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