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The thing about shoes is, it doesn’t matter how tall, short, chubby or fat we are, we can all wear shoes – they don’t discriminate. We might even be willing to squeeze and squish our toes because we can’t resist wearing the perfect pair of  high heels. Shoes have the power to make us feel stronger,Continue reading

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Sometimes you read something and it just resonates within you. I was walking down Great Eastern Street and the bright colours caught my eye. I had to cross the street and just gaze at this mural – so simple and powerful. The artist Lakwena recently returned from completing one of her signature style colourful murals inContinue reading

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With the warmer weather there is lots of new ar work in East London and I’ve noticed recently that there is more collage artwork.    

I love art that makes me smile and this egg is part of Julian Wild‘s To Market To Market exhibit, the title being inspired by the nursury rhyme: This little piggy went to market. This little piggy stayed home. This little piggy had organic, hand-reared roast beef. This little piggy had none. And this littleContinue reading

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If you’ve been inspired by glam rock lately with the David Bowie exibition at the V&A, you’ll love Charles of London. This week they have a pop up shop in East London at 54 Rivington Street and I just happened to pass by while I was prepping for a shoot. Designers Mark Charles and SusanContinue reading

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In Paris you expect love and romance so just visit the bridge Pont des Arts – it’s a pedestrian bridge that crosses the Seine near the Louvre and is covered in “love locks”.

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If you’ve been walking around London you’ve passed by these odd but charming characters. Wenlock and Mandeville are the London 2012 Olympic mascots. Wenlock is made of steel from a steelworks in Bolton and is named after the Shropshire town of Much Wenlock. It is thought that the Wenlock Games, founded around the mid 19thContinue reading

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This is such a lovely, quirky and poignant exhibition. Everyday objects represent a relationship that’s ended. The objects and their stories have been donated by different poeple from all over the world. It’s interesting to see how one’s relationship can be summed up by an object. The exhibition ends September 4th. 38 Earlham Street, WC2HContinue reading

I love a good hat, and it’s a delight to wear a Stephen Jones hat! Are you a budding hat designer? If you are visit Vogue.co.uk as Stephen Jones and Dolly Jones, Editor of Vogue.com will choose the budding hat designer. The winning hat will be displayed at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery for theContinue reading

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I’m often visiting Hackney Wick as I work with several designers and photographers whose studios are based there. The streets are usually empty and it often feels quite deserted. Today the area was vibrant and full of life. People were spilling out of galleries, and music was everywhere – today was Hackney WickED! This isContinue reading

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This jacket is part of the Kimono Collection by Beautiful Soul and it’s available at the V&A gift shop.  Beautiful Soul is designed by Nicola Wood, and she also does a ready to wear collection and a capsule menswear range. I recently used three of her dresses for Phoenix Magazine.