Go Green for Spring

Claire Lopez Colour, Green Leave a Comment

It’s top of the political agenda, is a priority within education (my son has been singing on loop a rather irritating but catchy rap that he picked up at school with a chorus along the lines of ‘Reduce, Re-use, Re-cycle’) and let’s face it, being more ‘green’ is the right thing to do. And you don’t just have to live green, you …

Sports Luxe Redux

Claire Lopez Athleisure, Sports Luxe Leave a Comment

Is it me or does January feel like the entire year rolled into one month? It is the longest month ever and we’ve still got another two weeks to go… But because it is January, this is the month above all when you entitled to think about comfortable clothes. But comfort doesn’t have to mean putting on things you wouldn’t …

A Bottom Up Approach

Claire Lopez Boots, Footwear, Trainers Leave a Comment

Yep we’re talking footwear today because I have just bought two new pairs of boots and in the words of Paulo Nutini, “Hey I put some new shoes on and suddenly everything’s fine”. Ok, not everything but they have made a huge difference to my wardrobe. So here is a look at the new footwear styles to keep you on your …

How to usher in the new year in style

Claire Lopez Coats Leave a Comment

It’s a bit grey out there and that’s not just outside, because fashion’s favourite neutral is dominating the world of coats and for good reason; it goes with everything, looks sophisticated when paired with other neutrals but also works brilliantly with a splash of colour. Plus it is a nice half-way house – seasonally speaking – which looks right on …

How to lift yourself out of the January Blues

Claire Lopez Accessories, Clothing, Footwear 4 Comments

There is not much to recommend January at all – nothing to look forward to for months on end, it’s cold/rainy/wet/dark and generally a bit miserable. If only the start of the year were June, then it wouldn’t feel quite so bloody depressing. So other than booking a holiday for months and months away, the only other option is some retail therapy …