• Press Day Shenanigans

    It’s been a manic few weeks of press days, where PR’s open their doors to the press and introduce the new collections – SS12 in this case. Some of these brands I’ve already seen on the catwalk, but are great to rediscover up close and personal. I couldn’t possibly report on all the press days

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  • Boohoo AW11 Preview

    Although Boohoo.com is still relatively new on the fashion scene, the online retailer is fast becoming one of the big players around. They’re known for their very quick adaptation to trends, and their cheap cheap prices. Ok, so it might not be haute couture, but this is fast high street at its best. Boohoo picks

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  • East meets West at Thomas Sabo AW11

    German jewellery brand Thomas Sabo introduced their latest seasonal collection earlier today at posh (and yummy) Thai restaurant Bam-Bou. It seemed like somewhat an odd location until I was shown the new collection, which takes its inspiration from the Far East. Dragons, fans, little Geisha dolls and lots of cute panda’s make up a fun

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  • Cath Kidston AW11

    Cath Kidston probably needs little introduction: the either-love-it-or-hate-it range of bright floral and patterned homewares, accessories and clothing has been around for almost 2 decades, and somehow it seems more popular today than ever. At the AW11 press day yesterday, the brand presented a slightly more serious collection called “Modern Heirlooms”, with its gorgeous floral

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  • Swedish Hasbeens 2.0

    One of the few trends I’ve never quite understood were the clogs. Massive last summer, still big this winter and hanging around this summer, this is one trend I’ll happily see the back of. So I was pretty surprised when I saw the AW11 collection for Swedish Hasbeens – probably the trendsetters for this craze

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  • Benetton / Sisley AW11

    I was definitely a Benetton-baby. As a kid I was always dressed in the brightest colours, prints and most out-there combinations. My mom had a wild sense of fashion for me, to say the least. I probably lost sight of Benneton when I reached my teens, always dressed in either my uniform or pretty simple

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