Going Hell for Pleather

Claire Lopez Faux Leather, leather, Pleather Leave a Comment

Leather is a key fabric this autumn and while a jacket is a total no-brainer, wardrobe staple, there’s lots more out there in the world of leather and pleather. Lots of the trousers will be totally marmite and also man repelling but the skirts are actually an easy-wear. When I pulled out a pair of pleather joggers in H&M, my husband guffawed as …

If bling ain’t your thing…

Claire Lopez Christmas, Lace, leather, Party, Velvet 2 Comments

Okay so maybe all the bling from last week wasn’t for you, but you might still want to up your party game slightly and look a bit more ‘done’ without being overdone. In which case here are some different options to try and although all are very different, the common starting point is one of texture: lace, velvet and leather – …

All of a leather

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Leather – it’s one of those things that raises eyebrows. It can be a bit Del Boy, Hell’s Angel, TOWIE or even Pretty Woman. The leather biker jacket is now a wardrobe staple but there is so much more to leather than outerwear. In fact, this season it’s all about leathering up your bottom half. And there are plenty of choices out there …