Trench Wear-fare: Little Tweaks To Make The Most Of Your Trenchcoat

  It’s getting colder but it’s not quite time to dust off the old winter coat. Perfect weather for a trench coat! Ubiquitous and almost boringly practical, this classic staple can also be effortlessly chic if styled right. Want to add some vava-voom to yours? Here’s how with my ‘trench rules’! #1. Get a decent one. Trench … [Read more…]

Sweet Dress Tough Accessories.

I love this little Topshop dress. But, with it’s lace trim and cutesy Peter Pan collar, it’s almost too twee for my liking. So the studded McQ sandals and geometric pattern of this fab Victoria Beckham clutch add a bit of toughness. I’ve also worn this dress with heeled pumps for work but I like it best off-duty. Tough accessorising works … [Read more…]

Get Shorty!

With my boyish frame – narrow hips, strong legs –  I have to be super careful when it comes to denim cut-offs. A poor choice and I risk looking like one of the Village People or a 1970’s rent boy (Lol). So for hols, I always default to soft-tailored shorts. They soften the legs, can … [Read more…]

First outings: Large Kenzo X H&M Shopper. (An instant classic but not for all seasons)

My Kenzo x H&M shopper FINALLY got its first outing last weekend. I’ve had it for seven months (the collection landed last November!) but this just isn’t a Winter bag – the colour and style are not for soggy conditions. Happily, Saturday was gloriously sunny. And with a bulky gift to carry to a 6 … [Read more…]