Styling Challenge: The Converse All Star!

When I told the sales assistant at the Converse store that this was my first ever pair, she was nearly as shocked as when I told her there was no way the adult shoes would fit me and that I had to try on the kid’s ones, (I got the kid’s ones). But this made me wonder, why had I…
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HOW TO WEAR NEON FOR GIRLS THAT DON’T

Quite honestly, I thought that neon was the last trend that I would ever try. If you hadn’t noticed, I am way more of a pastel and nudes girl. It started so subtly that I barely noticed; with an experimental shade of lipstick and then one week browsing in West Central London – these crazy bright shorts. And call me…
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3 PREPPY SUMMER LOOKS FOR DAY TO NIGHT

Preppy doesn’t always involve bow ties and cable knit cardigans, although it is a favourite combination of mine. Especially in the summer, the typical linen and chino shorts can get kind of boring and cliche. And what about an outfit that can take you from day to night? Surely it’s still a relevant issue we’re having if blogs and magazines…
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RIDING HOUSE CAFE

Then: This is the most inviting place on my walk home from Oxford Street, it’s always glowing with soft amber light as if there’s a permanent fire going inside. And from the queues on the weekend, it’s one of the hottest unspoken places in the West End for a weekend brunch. Despite the temperamental attitudes of the staff, I always…
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Designer discounts and invite-only sample sales in London

How to shop smart As a student, lots of my friends are interning at major fashion houses or PR firms. Even more are working part time at boutiques and high end stores, where corporate discounts allow 10%- 20% off the majority of items. When it comes to taking advantage of these discounts and sample sales in London, if you’re not…
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HOW TO DO PREPPY THE RIGHT WAY

  Dressing preppy is one of those things that are always in fashion, even if it’s not actually on trend. If you know what I mean, I feel we could go get a coffee some time. If not, keep reading. Think about it – navy sports blazers, white shirts, the odd ruffle and classic brogues and loafers – it suits…
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