No Sweat

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The knitted dress is the perfect option for a winter at home – it’s got all the warmth and snuggle-ability of a sweater but it’s a whole outfit in one. Plus it gives you another comfortable and stylish alternative to the constant lure of leggings or tracksuit bottoms. Not much not to like methinks and as several clients have been …

The Sundress Edit

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With another bank holiday weekend and half term (not that it makes much difference apart from the daily home schooling battles are just replaced with different ones instead) within touching distance, it has to be time to look at the sundress. Here’s the edit: minis and midis to maxis, strappy and short sleeved, plain, print and embroidered, there’s a whole …

Bank Holiday Buffet

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The Buffet Dress – the phenomenon that swept the fashion world last summer is here to stay and these loose fitting numbers are perfect for sunny lockdown days when what’s called for is an easy to wear dress that you can chuck on. Never mind the fact that they hide a whole multitude of eating, drinking and lack of exercise sins. A double …

Blooming Marvellous

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It’s nearly March so it’s time to look at some florals which still continue to be a huge trend for the season ahead. A floral printed dress is really a wardrobe staple and if you choose your print carefully it can be a versatile piece you wear year round. Here are my top picks: Graphic Poppy Maxi Dress £165 Jigsaw …

Sundresses for Sunny Days

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As I write this the sun is shining and as it’s another bank holiday weekend plus half term, I thought it was time to have a look at sunny sundresses for the summer ahead – which obviously means that will have totally jinxed the weather for the weekend ahead. Apologies. This summer, little button through strappy dresses are where it’s at. …

The Art of Dressing for a ‘Do’

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It’s already begun – event season – weddings, races, summer parties and all that jazz. For me it’s 40th’s and a Holy Communion (which is actually already beginning to feel like a mini wedding aaaaargh!). And all of these require some sort of jazzier ensemble than your everyday wear. But the more I do this job, the more convinced I …

Top Tier

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While midi dresses still reign supreme, the style for the summer is a tiered billowy number which feels very boho. Just beware too much volume as you may find you need to size down to get the right look. I showed my husband one of my purchases and he visibly recoiled and said he thought I was wearing fancy dress …