All White

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White – not just the preserve of brides and Wimbledon – there is nothing quite like an all white ensemble in the summer. But how to avoid looking like a walking bedsheet? Choose your style and fabrication wisely and you will look and feel cool in the summer heat. Here are my top ten: & Other Stories has a couple …

The Holiday Edit

Claire Lopez Beach, Kaftans, Sandals, Swimwear Leave a Comment

The summer holidays are nearly upon us so here it is, your style bible to help get you beach ready. This year avoid the usual frenzied dash to the shops for calpol, travel sickness tablets, sun cream – and entire summer wardrobe comprising sandals, swimming costumes, shorts and cover ups. Instead, do it in advance because otherwise you’ll be stuck with …

Life in colour

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It is all too tempting to reach for the black top/dress – perhaps you will stretch to a grey or navy but even when the sun isn’t shining it is good to have some colour in your life. This summer, bold block colours are everywhere. Fortunately it isn’t one particular colour that is dominating and so there is something for everyone, …

Jumping Jack Flash

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Eight years ago I wore a jumpsuit to my own hen do. And the other weekend, I wore a jumpsuit to a friend’s. The first time round it was a strappy, slightly embellished number from River Island that I wore with some dangerously high, gold glittery heels. This time round it was with a pair of trainers. This may suggest …