Panama Hats & Pretty Dresses

Accessories, Style

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In the dog days of summer there is nothing a Panama hat won’t fix.  That and a cool linen dress to beat the sultry heat.  This outfit reminds me of the styles I loved and wore in NYC, where the summer humidity is often hair and style-destroying unless you choose wisely! Reformation are a U.S. […]

A Stylish Coffee Break: MOD Workplace & Office

Style

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  When you blog, you quickly learn the environment in which you blog can be a huge catalyst for inspiration.  I think most other bloggers I know have their ‘special place’ in which they like to sit and write, be that a Brooklyn hideout (thinking of you, well / aware) or a perfect living room […]

Little Black Dress Series: Reformation

Style

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  I’m currently spending a very lazy Sunday catching up on all the highlights from New York Fashion Week to bring them to you on the blog next week.  With regards to colour, the palette for AW15 seems a striking mix of bold midnight blues, greens, byzantium, and monochrome.  Blacks and whites again are featuring […]

Gender Neutral & Unisex Fashion (a note on 2015)

Style

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    I’m a huge fan of borrowing from the boys – I think this year will herald an expansion of unisex fashion, particularly as women seek to ‘de-gender’ their style and search for a more masculine aesthetic.  My opportunities to challenge the gender dynamic are rich when it comes to American husband’s wardrobe – […]

I Stole Her Chanel

Style

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When it comes to accessories, I’m a basic-kinda-gal.  Black bag? Check.  Oversized bag? Check. Clutch? Check check. Anything else? Ermmmm….. doesn’t that cover all the options?   Happy am I, therefore, when I can ‘loan’ my new neighbor’s accessories for a blog shoot.  Since moving to Cambridge I’ve found myself in close proximity to fellow […]