The Jacket of all Jackets

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Whether you work in a corporate environment with a traditional dress code, tread the fine line of business casual, or are just after something to throw on and smarten up your denim, then here is the unlikely sounding answer…a tweed jacket. They come in a whole host of different guises but the texture and often colour mix makes them perfect …

Chanel on a budget

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Ok there are occasionally upsides to being vertically challenged, namely the odd amazing VAT-less find in the kids’ section – like this Zara Kids Tweed Jacket with Frayed Detail. For £19.99 I am pretty pleased because it does the job of my old black Zara jacket but for the spring and summer. Zara is most definitely the high street home …

The Chanel Effect

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I have a black boucle jacket from Zara that has without a doubt been one of the best sale purchases I have ever made. In fact, scrap that because it has been one of the best purchases I have made full stop. I have worn this little beauty in so many ways – with jeans, with pleather trousers, over dresses …

Spring survival guide: the little jacket

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It is May, the heating is still on, I am wearing my winter coat, there has been hail, thunder and lightning. Ok it’s not but it was when I wrote this post originally.  Hallelujah – the sun is here but for how long? Who knows, but what I do know is that layering is the only way to get through the …