Le kilt

London Fashion Week: Kane, Fulton and Kilts

There’s no ignoring the presence of a growing Scottish incumbent in London who are pushing to communicate our nation’s wealth of creative talent. At LFW this season big hitters like Christopher Kane and Pringle of Scotland certainly made an impression but it was over on the side-lines at a main schedule presentation that I smiled… Read more »

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Orange Mondrian

This little orange guy reminds me of Piet Mondrian. The sequential squares, black lines and blocks of colour would be right up his street. Cubism aside it’s a rather pretty colour isn’t it? Not a colour I’d normally dare to wear but it’s a welcome change from red and/or pink (shades that seem to frequent my wardrobe a little too… Read more »

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This Week In Fashion

What made you smile this week? The new Miss Dior video was certainly a highlight (could Natalie Portman be any more beautiful?!) as was Anna Wintour’s reaction to baby North West’s tears at New York Fashion Week. More importantly, Thursday morning saw actress Jamie Brewer become the first model with Down syndrome to ever walk at New York Fashion Week…. Read more »

Caroline Issa

5 of Instagram’s most fashionable women

Instagram is full of selfies, holiday snaps and cute pets but only a few users post content that’s aspirational. When I came across these stylish Instagram accounts I knew I had to share them so you too could find inspiration in the fashion choices of these beautifully dressed women. Have you spotted a stylish woman on Instagram recently? Tell me about her in… Read more »

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Spring Checks

Although I’m partial to a printed trouser I’ve never owned a checked pair before – what do you think? They might look a tad impractical (speaking from experience white isn’t the easiest colour to keep clean!) but they feel so light and soft against my skin that I’ve vowed to keep them pristine for as long as possible…. Read more »

lulu guinness

The ultimate valentines gift guide

When it comes to Valentines Day it seems that even master gift givers get a little stuck. Hearts and flowers aside there’s a whole load of present options out there that won’t make you both cringe at the breakfast table. To save you the trouble of hunting high and low I’ve put together a quick and easy gift guide… Read more »

Zara Cotton Top

5 Spring Arrivals To Lift Your Wardrobe

I’m over this icy-cold weather, aren’t you? Layering on bulk jumpers and coats is starting to feel a little cumbersome. So lets spend our time daydreaming of the new season and the joys of wearing light and airy clothing once again. Spring Summer stock is begin to filter into stores and I’ve already got my eye… Read more »

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Pink Poodle

Happy February everyone! You might have spotted these pretty poodles on Frock Trade before. Delightful aren’t they?! They’ve become a real pick-me-up in this dreary winter weather, adding flashes of colour to even the most sombre outfits. This cheerful, cosy little number was designed by Karen Mabon last year and has since become one of my… Read more »

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Work Life with Gordon Millar, Scot Street Style

On the eve of his inaugural book launch, I spoke to the man behind social networking sensation Scot Street Style to find out how he juggles a full time medical career with managing an ever-growing online community. This week Gordon Millar launches ‘Onward’ an annual synonymous with his well known catchphrase that celebrates some of Scotland’s best… Read more »

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Leather Forever

Leather is always a winner. The leather jacket in particular has earned its place in the style essentials hall of fame. From lunch meetings to country walks and dinner dates, it’s the one item in my wardrobe that I wear religiously. I picked up this particular biker jacket at H&M recently and love wearing it over… Read more »

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  • Le kilt

    London Fashion Week: Kane, Fulton and Kilts

    There’s no ignoring the presence of a growing Scottish incumbent in London who are pushing to communicate our nation’s wealth of creative talent. At LFW this season big hitters like Christopher Kane and Pringle of Scotland certainly made an impression but it was over on the side-lines at a main schedule presentation that I smiled… Read more »

  • Orange blouse zara

    Orange Mondrian

    This little orange guy reminds me of Piet Mondrian. The sequential squares, black lines and blocks of colour would be right up his street. Cubism aside it’s a rather pretty colour isn’t it? Not a colour I’d normally dare to wear but it’s a welcome change from red and/or pink (shades that seem to frequent my wardrobe a little too… Read more »

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    This Week In Fashion

    What made you smile this week? The new Miss Dior video was certainly a highlight (could Natalie Portman be any more beautiful?!) as was Anna Wintour’s reaction to baby North West’s tears at New York Fashion Week. More importantly, Thursday morning saw actress Jamie Brewer become the first model with Down syndrome to ever walk at New York Fashion Week…. Read more »

  • Caroline Issa

    5 of Instagram’s most fashionable women

    Instagram is full of selfies, holiday snaps and cute pets but only a few users post content that’s aspirational. When I came across these stylish Instagram accounts I knew I had to share them so you too could find inspiration in the fashion choices of these beautifully dressed women. Have you spotted a stylish woman on Instagram recently? Tell me about her in… Read more »

  • french connection jumper

    Spring Checks

    Although I’m partial to a printed trouser I’ve never owned a checked pair before – what do you think? They might look a tad impractical (speaking from experience white isn’t the easiest colour to keep clean!) but they feel so light and soft against my skin that I’ve vowed to keep them pristine for as long as possible…. Read more »

  • lulu guinness

    The ultimate valentines gift guide

    When it comes to Valentines Day it seems that even master gift givers get a little stuck. Hearts and flowers aside there’s a whole load of present options out there that won’t make you both cringe at the breakfast table. To save you the trouble of hunting high and low I’ve put together a quick and easy gift guide… Read more »

  • Zara Cotton Top

    5 Spring Arrivals To Lift Your Wardrobe

    I’m over this icy-cold weather, aren’t you? Layering on bulk jumpers and coats is starting to feel a little cumbersome. So lets spend our time daydreaming of the new season and the joys of wearing light and airy clothing once again. Spring Summer stock is begin to filter into stores and I’ve already got my eye… Read more »

  • DSC_0126 (2) (853x1280)

    Pink Poodle

    Happy February everyone! You might have spotted these pretty poodles on Frock Trade before. Delightful aren’t they?! They’ve become a real pick-me-up in this dreary winter weather, adding flashes of colour to even the most sombre outfits. This cheerful, cosy little number was designed by Karen Mabon last year and has since become one of my… Read more »

  • image credit david boni

    Work Life with Gordon Millar, Scot Street Style

    On the eve of his inaugural book launch, I spoke to the man behind social networking sensation Scot Street Style to find out how he juggles a full time medical career with managing an ever-growing online community. This week Gordon Millar launches ‘Onward’ an annual synonymous with his well known catchphrase that celebrates some of Scotland’s best… Read more »

  • leather jacket

    Leather Forever

    Leather is always a winner. The leather jacket in particular has earned its place in the style essentials hall of fame. From lunch meetings to country walks and dinner dates, it’s the one item in my wardrobe that I wear religiously. I picked up this particular biker jacket at H&M recently and love wearing it over… Read more »

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    5 ways to beat the January blues

    Blue? At this time of year we’re all feeling a little under the weather. It’s grey and cold outside and spending a week under the duvet seems like an attractive prospect. Take a leaf out of Taylor Swift’s book and ‘shake it off’ with these 5 practical ways to beat the January blues. 1. Learn something new –… Read more »

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    Work Life with Tatyana Bugayeva, Secret Little Stars

    This week’s WORK LIFE comes from Blogger, PR and Social Media Consultant Tatyana Bugayeva. In the fast paced world of online marketing Tatyana is developing a strong following via her personal blog Secret Little Stars and by managing social media accounts for a list of private clients. The world of blogging is an ever expanding entity… Read more »