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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Mani of the Week: Rimmel London Fruities APRICOT PUNCH

This is another of Rimmel London’s relatively new nail polish offerings, remember last week’s Mani of the Week. And remember its USP? It is said to have a fruity scent when dry! I was intrigued to find out if this … Continue reading

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Would this be appropriate?

To wear to work? Do you think? I love these trousers but am not sure if they are a little “out there” for my wardrobe or whether they would be the perfect way in which to incorporate the animal print … Continue reading

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A/W 2010 Trend: Animal Print

With the return of Kat Slater/Moon, to the Square in Eastenders, so her favourite print is making a big come-back too. Animal print is everywhere this season. It was all over the catwalk earlier in the year: Source And it is … Continue reading

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