Judy Clark

Now that Spring has arrived I can happily embrace seasonal floral patterns. Spring, for me, is all about wearing bright and fresh prints after a Winter of black and deep berry tones so I was delighted to attend a designer showcase inspired by fresh painterly blooms. On Friday talented artist Hatti Pattisson

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Manolo blahnik

Form an orderly queue ladies – the king of sexy stilettos is in town! This week Manolo Blahnik launched their latest collection at Harvey Nichols in Edinburgh. This is the brand’s first UK venture outside of London and I can barely contain my excitement about the arrival of Mr Blahnik

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#fashionbubble

I’m feeling rather tropical despite the dreary weather – by the time you read this I’ll be several thousand feet in the air winging my way to Cape Town for a cheeky 8 day trip. So in the spirit of all things tropical I’m wearing this floral/animal print top which

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Chris Park_Ann Russell_Sci-Fi_Feb2014-8

When you put your heart and soul into styling an image it’s always uplifting when it receives a positive response from your peers. I was so pleased with the feedback this story got from friends, readers and colleagues on Twitter and Facebook that I thought I’d share the images here too. This

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#fashionbubble

I first discovered Swedish fashion brand Twist & Tango at my favourite local denim boutique ALC. I love their simple design premise of creating wearable, feminine clothing. This lightweight jacket is a hard working wardrobe staple that looks just as great with jeans as it does thrown over a patterned dress.

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The Darnley or Lennox Jewel c.1571-8

A royal invite is always a pleasant surprise. I’ve never been inside Holyroodhouse despite living in Edinburgh for a couple of years so what better opportunity to pay a visit than for the launch of ‘In Fine Style’, an exhibition exploring Tudor and Stuart Fashion. This brilliant series of paintings, drawings, clothing and jewellery from the Royal

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John Hunt Greyhound Drinks Ltd

In a greenhouse under the glow of ambient pink light, House of Fraser presented their Spring Summer 2014 collection to an audience of superbly dressed press and bloggers. We were invited into the gorgeous surroundings of Kibble Palace within Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens for a sneak peek at what’s to come

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Peter Pilotto #fashionbubble

For me, fashion should be all about clothing. It sounds obvious but in our saturated media age the fashion industry tends to focus on famous faces rather than the detail found in the garments we wear. As a former model I know that faces help to sell a product but I

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Buchanan Galleries

Tomorrow night Frock Trade is taking over the Buchanan Galleries (well part of it at least!). Glasgow’s busiest shopping centre is now open until 7pm every night. Yes that’s right, a whole extra hour of shopping time! Hurray! To celebrate the lovely people at the galleries have invited 5 local fashion

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Karen McCluskey Red Magazine

It’s not often you meet someone like Karyn McCluskey. As a director of Scotland’s Violence Reduction Unit (VRU) which she co-founded nine years ago in a bid to stop violent crime in Glasgow, Karyn is a workaholic in the very best sense of the word. I had the pleasure of

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