New direction: looking at sustainable fashion

Lately I’ve been re-assessing my relationship with fashion. Don’t get me wrong – I love everything about it, from tailoring to trends to glossy magazines. But I can’t help but ignore the impact that this sort of consumerist culture has more broadly – on various ethical issues and the environment. And that’s where I’d like to steer this blog. I’ve…
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Dressing up pyjamas for summer days

Just when we thought summer might not happen at all this year (at least here in England), this week came along and was absolutely glorious. So glorious that our London apartment is insufferable if we don’t keep every door and window open whilst we’re in the house. And when any contact with your skin feels like it might tip you…
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ALL ABOUT THE SILHOUETTE

The weather in England is still dreadful and yet I, along with probably the whole country, am so ready for spring. So ready that I have undertaken the spring capsule wardrobe update – and boy did it need updating. I wrote this post in January with every intention of doing a bigger overhaul of my capsule, but being the picky…
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How to Buy Investment Pieces

I had the pleasure of spending a few sunny days in the south of France last weekend – and sprung at the chance of pulling my beloved transitional pieces out of hibernation. You know you’ve made a good investment when you get just as excited to pull your seasonal items out a year later as you were to buy them…
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Denim Throwback: The Perfect Mom Jean

Let me be straight here – denim is a bit of a bitch. There are few wardrobe items more rewarding than a perfectly fitting jean, but the actual process of finding said perfectly fitting jean is a nigh on impossibly feat.   Point in case – I’ve been looking for some mom jeans for a while. Granted, they’re a bit…
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