Fashion

The Tuxedo Look

September 18, 2013

  I went to a Christening last weekend. It was a smart, Catholic event so I wasn’t sure what to wear. If I had had my way I would have gone with the Kate Moss in a floral dress and tuxedo jacket circa somebodies wedding this summer (a magnificent piece of church going styling), but […]

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Dream of the Day – Jerome Dreyfuss Suzanne Boot

September 3, 2013

After a long wait I have finally been introduced to Isabel Marant (long standing fashion crush of mine)’s husband. Well, that is in the form of his accessories line. I am fascinated by Isabel Marant and her outrageous levels of cool and knew she was married to an accessories designer but now that I know […]

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Attractive Bras in Large Sizes

August 3, 2013

Being a larger breasted lady is tricky, especially when you love fashion. Somehow my lucky little sister was blessed with gravity defying fashion boobs so can go braless with abandon, a bit like Kate Moss…sigh. I on the other hand have always had to think about clothes in terms of bra straps and whether or […]

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Colour Blocking in a Thunder Storm

July 24, 2013

 Dress by Diane Von Furstenburg, Gold hoop earrings and African bead bracelet by La Parenthese, Skull bracelet by Venessa Arizaga and neon bracelet from a selection at Salt Photograph by Nick Joelson It’s hot and thundery outside so I thought I would show you the colour block dress I wore on a damp but balmy […]

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Dream of the Day – Charlotte Olympia and Tom Binns

July 1, 2013

OMG! I am SO excited about this one. Just my favourite footwear designer and my favourite accessories designer collaborating and creating in said collaboration a new, improved version of my favourite shoes (due to them being my favourite animal), the Charlotte Olympia kitty slippers!!! I can barely contain myself, these shoes are just meant to […]

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Royal College of Art Fashion Show

June 24, 2013

As the models walked down the catwalk my brother and I were struck with the level of work that must have gone into each look and how very quickly it was all over for each student yet it was a captivating show full of fresh ideas, interesting shapes and impeccable tailoring. My personal favourites being […]

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Festival des Metiers Review

June 15, 2013

My beautiful friend Ali told me about the Festival des Metiers Review so baby and I spent a Sunday afternoon at the Saatchi gallery, a rendezvous with Hermes craftspeople. It was a feast for fashion devotees like me and my little man was mesmerised by all the colours and trendy Hermes fans all about the […]

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Dream of the Day – Claire Barrow Jacket

May 28, 2013

I would do almost anything for this leather jacket! These beautifully hand painted leather jackets caught my eye in AW 2012 when Joseph stocked them. I have tried one on but alas the price tag makes these one of a kind beauties a bit of a fantasy for now. I love the designs that incorporate […]

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Ballet Beautiful

May 27, 2013

   Dress from See by Chloe, Necklace personalised with my baby’s name by My Name Necklace, Satin Ballet Shoes from Bloch, Lipstick Laura Mercier Passion Fruit  Photographs by Nick Joelson & Olivia Marsh This summer I have returned to ballet (after 20 years! Gulp!) I was obsessed with all things ballet as a child and […]

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Not On the High Street

May 17, 2013

Ring by notonthehighstreet.com, Kaftan by DVF swimwear, bikini by Jets I’ve been obsessing over delicate, feminine rings. Those that know me will know that this is a huge departure from my usual chunky, punky, positively knuckle dusting approach to choosing jewellery. Down scaling my rings is conveniently baby friendly but it’s more than that, I […]

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