Monthly Archives: September 2010

LFW #25: ISSA Spring/Summer 2011

And finally, but by no means least: Bright colours inspired by the sub-continent dominated the catwalk at Issa in a collection entitled – Indian Summer. The bright fabrics – in fuschia, royal blue, yellow, purple – were draped, tucked, pinned … Continue reading

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LFW Best Of The Rest: Day 5

This is the ´╗┐penultimate of the London Fashion Week posts, after yesterday’s long-awaited Burberry Prorsum post: The Jaeger collection was filled with feminine lines created by the soft silk. I particularly like the printed silk monchrome dresses. Subtle and oh-so … Continue reading

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BARGAIN HUNTER: the coat of the season

Since it appeared on the Burberry Prorsum catwalk for Autumn/Winter 2010 in London in February this year, the aviator has been the coat of the season: At London Fashion Week – which finished just over a week ago now – … Continue reading

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Style Icon: Keira Knightley

Source´╗┐ This week’s Style Icon is the British actress: Keira Knightley. She first rose to fame as the slightly gawky teenage star of Bend It Like Beckham but, like the ugly duckling, she has blossomed into a glamorous and stylish young … Continue reading

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LFW #24: BURBERRY PRORSUM Spring/Summer 2011

I know it has taken a while for me to post this and that I am now a little late but it took me a while to have a proper look through the Burberry Prorsum show photos: The trench coat … Continue reading

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How to… tell if you are a SHOPAHOLIC

Source Last year I gave up shopping for six months in an effort to overcome my addiction. Sophie Kinsella’s book – Confessions of a Shopaholic – which was then made into a film, makes light of the habit which for … Continue reading

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Banana loaf

For the boyf’s birthday – today – I decided to do some baking. I usually make a chocolate cake but this year thought I’d try a couple of different recipes from the famed Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook. I went for this banana cake … Continue reading

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