A Merry Velvet Christmas

January 5, 2017

Velvet—the world’s most sumptuous fabric—has taken hold of the fashion ranks. From Kate Hudson, who has just been spotted wearing the J Brand velvet flares, to model Jeanne Damas, who we’ve seen wearing a perfect velvet blouse and boyfriend jeans combo, this trend is skyrocketing. Arriving in a shocking array of bright hues, velvet is no longer the fabric […]

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What To Wear This Party Season

November 13, 2016

Break out the eighties look: So, it’s officially time to ditch the fail-safe LBD for eye-popping colour. Be brave and ditch the dress altogether – disco pants (yes, American Apparel’s best-sellers are back) and a polo-neck blouse are how the fashion-forward will do festive style. Wear a decorative coat: If the Christmas party season were […]

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Ten biggest trends of the spring/summer 2017 season

October 8, 2016

Spring/Summer 2017 got off to a messy start – not least because some of the shows we were viewing were on-season autumn/winter ones. Turns out expounding the merits of an autumn collection being available for purchase – drum roll – in the autumn is hard when September in New York spells 30 degree heat and an […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Ralph Lauren

September 1, 2016

IT was a combination of the French Riviera and Paris in springtime that played out on the Ralph Lauren catwalk with Julianne Moore, Jessica Chastain and Alec Baldwin among those there to take it all in, Frank Sinatra chiming away in the background. Quite the holiday. What to pack for it? Ralph suggests bold graphic […]

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