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Lulu Guinness is one of my favourite brands and Lulu Guinness herself is cute as a button – it was delightful to meet her at her press day. The Covent Garden shop was transformed into an old school confectionery sweet shop a with colourful hard-boiled candy, stripped paper bags and balloons. Humbugs were one of theContinue reading

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This year I attended Fashion for the Brave, which was held at The Dorchester Hotel. HRH Princess Beatrice is a patron and she attended the event in a black evening dress with buttons on dress, giving it a military influence.  Her table was next to mine – she’s quite beautiful and elegant in person. The black tieContinue reading

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There is something so romantic, decadent and still pragmatic about a fan. The House Duvelleroy was founded in Paris in 1827 and in 2009 Eloïse Gilles and Raphaëlle de Panafieu resuscitated the couture fan house. The hand made fans are made from traditional fabrics like silk and feathers and state-of-the-art materials like carbon fiber andContinue reading

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Jacky Tsai is well known for his his iconic Floral Skull design made for Alexander McQueen. He’s recently done a collaboration with Zatches and he’s also done has own t-shirt collection that is available in Harvey Nichols.  Jacky came to London after completing a BA at the China Academy of Art to study at CentralContinue reading

A silk scarf is always glamorous and with the quirky aesthetic of Meadham Kirchhoff it’s just so much more special. Edward Meadham andBenjamin Kirchhoff are designing scarves for their second season with Amazon. Their first collection was a limited edition sweatshirt. I love their quirky style and a few seasons ago I bought several ofContinue reading

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The WGSN Global Fashion Awards recognizes and celebrates some of the best talent in the world and of course the Victoria and Albert Museum was the perfect setting for the 4th annual GFA. The winners: Hall of Fame: Christopher Bailey, Burberry Best multi-channel retailer: Topshop Best New Store/Refit: Karl Lagerfeld in Paris, France Best E-Store: THEContinue reading

20130209 104942 Behind the Scenes at Kate Nashs 3am video

3am was such a fun video to style. Most of the video was shot at The Renaissance Rooms in Vauxhall, it was the perfect location for a 70’s roller disco! All the clothes were sourced from a variety of vintage shops and at Gemma Cairney’s charity sale Rumble in the Jumble. I found some great pieces,Continue reading

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There is something very new and special about Martina Spetlova’s work. Her signature patchwork woven style is quite classic  but it’s the fabrics and colour choices that make it feel so bold and fresh. Martina, originally from the Czech Republic is now based in London. After graduating 2010 from Central Saint Martins she launched herContinue reading

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This was my first time going to MCM London Comic Con and I didn’t really know much about it or what to expect. It took place at the Ex-cel London and showcased  films, video games, comics, sci-fi and anime. It’s really a geek convention of comic book, super hero lovers, where everyone is so friendlyContinue reading