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Wearing maxi dresses during the day is just not practical, they trail in the mud and rain and they hinder you from getting what you have to do done.

The drouser is the new trend and it really works!  It is a take on the midi dress that you can wear

Future of blogging

Brands, please don't think that we are stupid; when we see the same people posting the same brand within a few hours of each other, we don't think WOW THIS MUST BE SOMETHING SPECIAL, we all get annoyed and think INSTAGRAM TRAP FREEBIE ALERT and WE ARE

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I had seen the slouchy boot around and about but it wasn't until I tried one on at Chanel last week that the beauty and usefulness of this style struck me.

Cropped jeans/joggers are my uniform but it makes finding the right shoe tricky and as the weather



Half term beckoned and discussions over where to go were underway.  I fancied a few days in Paris; my husband was keen on exploring Amsterdam and our son wanted to be by a pool (with no sightseeing!)  No prizes for guessing who won!



I was chatting with a few friends recently and the topic that comes up more and more is the gap between what clothes cost and what 95% of people are able or even willing to spend.

With the advent of street style and the glorification of bloggers, clothes

Suits and tailoring trends 2017

It started last year with suits starting to pop up on fashionistas who had never seen the inside of an office and the in-crowd were pairing them with trainers or slides.  This year, tailoring is even more prevalent.  This is a trend that you can best


I love my friends and when Jo came up with this 'Instagram Kiss of Death' it hit a nerve.  When items and brands are completely over hyped it becomes one of the real downsides of social media, and it makes me feel a bit unsettled.

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Maison Boinet

I have bought belts before but usually take them off before I go out.  It's as if I feel too constrained or feel the look is simply better without a belt at all.  Yet this season, everyone is belting sweaters and jackets and replacing their existing


I nearly fell over when I went into Massimo Dutti today.  This is a brand I used to love but then it went a bit too preppy and it felt like a less stylish Zara.  Something has changed and when I asked I was told that they have a new design team...it