A Coat is for life not just for winter

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Let’s face it, we’re in for a bit of a long winter and if the only place we are allowed to meet anyone for the foreseeable future is outside, then it’s time to make sure your coat game is strong.  From classic dusters, car coats and Crombies to boucle, fur and maxi styles, there’s lots to lust after this season. …

Coats to cosy up in

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This is the first in my two part outerwear special, with this week’s focus on casual coats to keep you warm this winter. All your puffa and parka needs rolled into one – hoods, padding/lining and faux fur all ticked. Parkas Wool Lined Parka £165 Hush This is already sold out in several sizes so hurry if you want one! …

Lighten Up

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Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaargh it’s the new year and if, like me, you struggle with the month of January with all the cold, dark, grey days that make it the longest month ever, never mind the pressure to hit the ground running, fulfil all your new year’s resolutions – be a better person, exercise more, eat and drink less of the wrong stuff …

All Wrapped Up: The winter coat edit

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In the second of my series on wardrobe staples, this week it’s the turn of the good old winter coat. Gone are the days when a black coat was about all you would buy and there is a whole world of choice out there. Whether you are on a budget or wanting to make an investment; are looking for something …

How to usher in the new year in style

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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 …

Wrapping up: your guide to winter coats

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It’s the beginning of October so it really is time to be thinking about your winter coat if you are in the market for a new one this season. It’s definitely not quite time to be wearing one but given they have been in stores since August, the good ones always go by the time you actually come to want one. …

Entrenched

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So dry January is dull, duller than dull and I am still waiting to actually start feeling amazing and for the near-constant heachache to disappear – clearly a lot of toxins to clear out of my body… The real problem with a dry January is that it means that February ends up as busy and boozy as December. This is surely not the point of the …