Is there more to life than jeans?

Claire Lopez Chinos, Trousers Leave a Comment

Like many people, I tend to live in my jeans and have a fair few pairs that I am very attached to. But that hasn’t always been the case. Looking back at old photos of myself it appears that as a child I had a real penchant for tracksuit bottoms – who’d have thought? Maybe my trackie-bum devotee of a …

The Holy Grail?

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What is the holy grail for many woman you may ask…? Well other than children who actually listen to her or a husband who does not leave the toilet seat up, it is a nine to nine dress, the piece that will take you from work to drinks, from holiday to a swanky restaurant. It’s not rocket science, it’s just a versatile …

Chanel on a budget

Claire Lopez Jackets, Tweed Leave a Comment

Ok there are occasionally upsides to being vertically challenged, namely the odd amazing VAT-less find in the kids’ section – like this Zara Kids Tweed Jacket with Frayed Detail. For £19.99 I am pretty pleased because it does the job of my old black Zara jacket but for the spring and summer. Zara is most definitely the high street home …

Say it loud – slogans are here to stay

Claire Lopez Logos, Slogans Leave a Comment

Fashion and politics don’t always go hand in hand but there is no denying, in this era of protest movements, that fashion is wearing it’s heart on it’s chest. Slogans on tees and knits are most definitely here to stay and while they may be light-hearted, it is a trend with much deeper political roots. But back to the fashion part …