When you’re putting together a wardrobe, regardless of the season, there are a few basics that are absolutely essential. A white shirt, winter coat and leather boots all feature pretty high on the list but perhaps the most fundamental part of any wardrobe is denim. Denim is the master of all disguises. During the day denim is cool, laid-back, easy-breezy. At night it morphs into sexy and vampy with the

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Jan 2012

ODE TO OLIVIA

Ms. Palermo….how do you do it? How do you manage to look so effortlessly stylish in all the trends the fashion world throws at you? A genuine fashion chameleon and arguably the most stylish lady in the entire universe (yes, even more fashionable than Miss Sarah Jessica Parker, oh blasphemy!) your ability to carry off any trend, even the most ridiculous ones, with such ease leaves the rest of watching

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Jan 2012

POLITICAL TRENDS

Fashion and politics. They have not been deemed the most likely of bedfellows over the years and yet today it would seem that the two have formed a most unlikely partnership. In days-gone-by ‘The First Lady’ would have been expected to have dressed in a demure, respectable fashion to compliment her husband. But today, with first-ladies such as Michelle Obama, Samantha Cameron and Carla Bruni daring to be a little

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Jan 2012

WARDROBE REVIVAL

It’s coming to that awkward time of the year, that in-between-season time when we’re just not quite sure what to wear. Our wardrobes are full of all the dark, rich colours of A/W but as the days start to get longer and the temperature starts to rise (ever-so-slightly) we’re left in need of a bit of inspiration on how to revive our Winter wardrobes. We reminded you in a previous

As we say goodbye to 2011 and welcome in 2012 we thought it would be a good idea to kick-start the new year with a little reminder of what’s set to be the biggest trends for S/S’12. 1. PYJAMA PARTY Yep, believe it or not wearing your pyjamas is set to be cool this S/S! Well not quite, designers such as J.W. Anderson, Stella McCartney and Paul Smith all sent