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New Year’s Eve – Getting My Glam On

With only 48 hours to go, and no concrete plans in place for celebrating New Year's Eve with friends, I wasn't really feeling the need to find an outfit.But all that changed when we finally decided to bring in the New Year at London's private member's club Tramps, situated in Mayfair's Jermyn Street.  As a past regular of the place,…

Style: Preen Line Leather Skirt

A quick, overdue, Outfit of the Day post, before I rush off to work out my New Year's Eve outfit.I wore this to a fashion show event in central London.  The shoes are so old, I could almost call them vintage, and the clutch bag is by one of my favourite arm candy designers.  But the star of the show…

Style: Outfit Of The Day – Versace for H&M

I can't remember there ever being so much hype about a designer / high-street collaboration, including Stella McCartney for GAP and Jimmy Choo for H&M.  Apparently, the stores were sold out within an hour.  All I know is that I went along at lunchtime to see only the sad remains draped along one rail.  Really, it looked like the store…

Style: Outfit of the Day – H&M Dress

Firstly, sorry for being AWOL for a while. End of term activities for three little ones have literally driven me to distraction, not the mention organising a birthday for a class of rowdy kids.By way of apology, here's a quick little Outfit of the Day - a very simple day look that I was surprised to get so many compliments…

Style: OOTD Outfit of the Day

An invitation to a Prince's Trust Gala Dinner in aid of the Pakistan Recovery Fund required a dress code of either Black Tie or Traditional.  Now, there's not much about me that's traditional, but it's also not often that I get the chance to get dressed up in glamorous Eastern wear.So instead of wearing a long black dress, I opted…

Style: Bling Bling

So the celebs have been papped in all their sequinned glory?Jennifer Lopez in Emilio PucciJessica Szohr in MarchesaKatie Leclerc in Collet DinniganBecca Cason ThrashWell, sorry to have to blow my own trumpet, but at a recent party....the dress code? Yup, you guessed it, sequins!Sequins sparkled throughout the night.Yah Boo Sucks to You, celeb-world! We mere mortals can rock it too!Vintage…

Style: Two Boots or One?

Now, I know I'm totally addicted to designer shoes, but  in a bid to spend less money, I've been trying to be a more canny shopper.I just love these boots by Rupert Sanderson for everyday, priced at around £600:Butterfly Nero Ankle Boots by Rupert SandersonBut then someone showed me these from Clarks from the (actually quite) stylish Mary Portas range,…

Style: Marni At H&M

I love Marni.  Always have.  The prints.  The colours. The clashes.  Love it all.  Especially the shoes.Exhbit No.1 - my fave Marni shoes:Exhtibit No.2 - my second fave Marni shoes:So I'm totally overexcited about the newly announced Marni collaboration with H&M, coming to stores and online next Spring, date slated to be 8th March 2012.What do you think? Will you…

Le Wonderland de CHANEL

I am fast feeling like I must be the only writer (be it beauty or fashion) that didn't make it down to the press preview of the Chanel takeover of Harrods yesterday.  Blogs up and down the country are awash with images (which only make me want to go and see it even more), as are the London press.  So…