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 …

Get your coat luv…

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I have had a fringe cut in a vain (in both senses of the word) attempt to hide ever-deepening wrinkles on m forehead. And the reaction has been one of sheer horror from my dear children, who have let rip in a no holds barred fashion, along the lines of, “Mummy, you look ridiculous” and, “You look lovely from the back …

Coats to lust after

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Do not be fooled … we may be experiencing a bit of an Indian Summer but that does not mean you should be lulled into a false sense of security and delay your coat purchase for the season. Retailers follow an insane buying calendar which means that coats are in stores in August before we have really had a chance to …