Suits and tailoring trends 2017
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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

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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.

Certain glorious

Maison Boinet
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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

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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

skincare that works over 40
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When you are on holiday a tan looks fantastic, but the minute you come back and look in the mirror (the light is harsher) and you see the downside of your hours of tanning.  Despite having used nothing but factor 90 my skin looks flaky, dry and thinner,

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My window for showing off my tan is short!  In a couple of weeks it will have faded, but for right now, nothing beats a white top!  It's universally flattering, takes years off you and is slowly weaning me off my kaftans and flowing white gowns, it

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Normally at this point, with Autumn just around the corner, there would be a flood of high street pieces making their way to my home.  Being away means I have had a lot of time to peruse all that is out there and really contemplate what is worth buying.

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Last Summer my hair resembled an extra from the programme Benidorm - all frazzled and brittle.  This year I have taken precautions!  I had a keratin treatment done before I left to take the worst of the frizz away and loaded up on proper products to

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There are some lovely pieces hitting the shops  which are perfect to pick up now and show off your Summer glow. Be quick as the good ones are selling out fast. You can find them all on my WEAR WHAT I WEAR section of the blog which I update regularly. 

Caramel One shoulder cotton dress
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Ladies, look out for cheesecloth on your travels this Summer. If you find a something in the fabric, grab it as it is the perfect material to wear in the heat. It is lightweight and it doesn't show any creases, you can throw it in the washing machine