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Collared by Karl

K is the only letter in the fashion alphabet today forget Robert Burns (I am a Scot so I can say this) The Bard has been upstaged by the launch of Karl the affordable and accessible collection from Karl Lagerfeld … Continue reading

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Spring into Summer with NET-A-PORTER

The heavy thud following the snap of my letterbox always makes my heart jump a beat and yesterday’s thud did not disappoint. There lying on the mat was the Spring Summer 2011 copy of the NET-A-PORTER bi-annual bible of style … Continue reading

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From Red to Black and Back Again

Getting out of the red and into the black meant I could treat myself to a splash of colour! To celebrate my return to solvency I decided to peruse and pounce on the last of the sales and to my … Continue reading

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Elevé Ballerina

The rise of all things ballet and dance for 2011 is getting off to a head start with the upcoming release of Black Swan starring Natalie Portman and the amazing designs of Rodarte . All the buzz has left me … Continue reading

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Slouch and About

Festive outfit planning can be tricky family gatherings, visiting friends and generally being out and about means we have to keep the styling practical. Outfits must be able to stretch with the wearer as canapes, turkey, puddings and cheeses are … Continue reading

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Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Tis Christmas Eve when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse the kids are sleeping supper is finished and I have a very large glass of mulled wine in my hand. This is when … Continue reading

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Baby Its Cold Outside

Plunging temperatures and heavy snow predictions have sent me into a frenzy of layering including dusting off my hat, scarf and gloves! I own so many hats and scarves both for summer and winter that I have to rotate these … Continue reading

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Legging It

Leggings have been popular since the swinging 60s and with each passing decade have evolved in the style of the times. They can look both stylish and scary depending the wearer and the styling. I have bore witness to many … Continue reading

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Goodbye Kitty

Over the past few weeks I have been followed, haunted and faced with the word kawaii meaning cute in Japanese. It all started with my daughters obsession with Japanese culture which has further intensified since becoming a school topic. I … Continue reading

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As Soft as Perry Como or Pianissimo

This blog has evolved from reading a tuneful tweet by noted blogger Style Slicker and the subsequent download of one of the catchiest tunes I have ever heard! The tune Doop Doo De Doop (A Doodlin Song) by Blossom Dearie … Continue reading

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