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Yasmin Sewell is the kind of girl that everyone wants to be best friends with: she’s smart, sophisticated and fun – and she knows how to throw a good party! Yasmin with Paper Mache Tiger launched the pop up shop Beach in The East this week. It’s a pool party celebrating Californian nostalgia in EastContinue reading

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When I think of J Crew I think of basics – good affordable basics but not fashion, so I was very surprised that I liked so many looks and that there were pieces that I wanted to wear! I loved the print on print, bold colours and that everything was styled with a "vintage" necklace.Continue reading

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Every week there is new graffiti in East London. I love strong colours and the technique used in the image above.    

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Underground is a British footwear brand who makes authentic, rock ‘n’ roll-inspired shoes.  I’ve used them in shoots and put them on the feet of several musicians. I love the crazy colour combos of their shoes, that are bright and quirky. Underground’s original creepers were first worn by new romantics, goths and new wavers inContinue reading

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Pineapples and shoes in a tree – I’m not sure what it means but it’s amusing! 

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The UK Fashion & Textile Awards 2013 is a very prestigious event and was held at One Mayfair. The awards were presented by HRH The Princess Royal, President of UKFT, at the gala ceremony hosted by Myleene Klass. It was a black tie event – I always love to see people so dressed up! IContinue reading

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To be a wedding dress designer you have to be quite a special person. Brides are not your average consumers! The White Gallery, one of the UK’s largest wedding shows for buyers, was held in London last week and during this time it was the perfect opportunity for smaller designers to showcase their collections asContinue reading

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The Industry’s Frances Card interviewed Harvey Nichols’ Fashion Director Paula Reed to an enthusiastic crowd. Listening to Paula Reed is like having coffee with a good friend. She’s very open and honest about her experiences and what it’s really like to work in the fashion industry. Paula grew up Derry, Northern Ireland, where her motherContinue reading

I love receiving presents so when I received some Molton Brown I was quite excited – I think everyone loves Molton Brown. Then I realized the scent was Pink Pepperpod? What? Really did I want to smell like the sauce that goes with my steak? To my surprise the scent was refreshing, stimulating with hintsContinue reading

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Today I was at the Spitalfields Record Fair – it’s good to know that people still buy records. I have several friends who are always buying records but they work in the music industry, so does that still count? Anyway, somehow it seems that people still want to buy records and it’s nice to seeContinue reading

I have loved Tata Naka for years, I fell in love with a ‘clock dress’ they did a few years back, it  might have been in 2009 but I can’t seem to find a picture of the dress. Since then their collections have grown more quirky and humorous. This is their Autumn Winter 2013 CollectionContinue reading

I’ve always been a little awestruck by VV Brown. I did a shoot with her when she first appeared on the music scene in 2008 and he was so beautiful and friendly, it’s not surprising that she been in Vogue, ID and was featured in fashion ads by Marks & Spencer as well. She alsoContinue reading

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I love walking around East London and seeing all the graffiti. It inspires so many people, I saw lots of tourists taking pictures and a singer was using one of the wall as the backdrop for her music video.

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Rising literary star Abigail Tarttelin launched her second novel Golden Boy in London last week. It’s one of those books that you’ll just want to stay up all night and read. It’s a coming of age story about Max Walker – the Golden Boy, the perfect son, the best friend. The girls at school likeContinue reading

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À La Disposition is the husband and wife team of Daniel and Lynda Kinne. They are quite a romantic couple having met as students when they were in their second semester at Parsons in NYC. They launched their first fragrance this season, called {intangible}. It’s quite unique as it’s unisex, and it’s comprised of twoContinue reading

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I love wearing pyjamas so I was quite delighted when William Tempest told me he was doing a collaboration with the W London to design a limited edition, reversible pyjama set. The British-produced pyjamas are meant to express the duality of the British personality – buttoned up by day and let loose by night. ToContinue reading

I love clothes that make you smile. We wear clothes for practicality but really we wear clothes because they make us feel good. Whenever I look at Holly Fulton’s dresses I just smile. Holly Fulton Autumn Winter 2013 collection is very easy to wear and I love the lipstick prints!