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Finding Winter boots is like choosing a pair of jeans – fit is everything. It’s the calf size we struggle with most isn’t it? Especially when it comes to knee-high and over-the-knee boots. In my world these skinny pins don’t often fill out knee-high boots resulting in footwear that resembles oversized

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My sweet tooth has shown its greedy little self (again!). Can we all agree that resisting a plate of warm chocolate cookies is a futile mission?! Sweet-toothed kitchen antics were on my mind when award-winning jeweller Jane Gowans asked me to write a lifestyle blog for her new website. I couldn’t wait to share my style advice,

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After a long week of work I love a lazy Saturday filled with cosy jumpers, cups of tea and country walks. Inspired by Michelle Keegan, Tanya Burr and Rochelle Humes who have gone make-up free for Children In Need’s BearFaced campaign I decided to ditch the foundation on Saturday and

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October 29, 2014

Autumn sun

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Autumn sun pinko

Just when you thought Winter was here to stay a few eager Autumn sunbeams arrived this week – what a welcome surprise! I love a full flared skirt and this blue one from Pinko reminded me of a fresh Autumnal sky. The combo of a jacquard print and ribbed elastic

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There’s a chill in the air and Winter is almost upon us but with dark days and cold winds comes log fires and cosy knitwear. Halloween is just around the corner and there’s never been a better time to fill your pockets with some good old fashioned Winter treats. Halloween – It

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Mallzee shopping app

There’s nothing better than watching an innovative fashion business grow from start-up to game-changer – especially when that business is based in my native Edinburgh. Since 2012 the team at Mallzee have spent every waking moment fine-tuning their personalised shopping app so that savvy shoppers (yes that’s you!) can tap

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Riley Uggla in Live Your Life Sweater - £20.00 v1

Hands up if you’re a Made in Chelsea fan? Star of the E4 reality show, Riley Uggla spoke to Frock Trade about being an ambassador for Breakthrough Breast Cancer, her style crushes and her plans for 2015. 1. What made you choose to support Breakthrough Breast Cancer? I really wanted to support a

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links of london bracelet

If you ask me, the Links of London sweetie bracelet is a celebrity in its own right, in fact it probably makes your other jewellery jealous. If you own a sweetie bracelet you’ll have treasured it since your teenage years and carefully saved your pocket money to buy the latest

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upper street shoes

Shoe hunters pay close attention! I’m about to share something that will change your stiletto filled life. Last month I was given one of the most exciting sneak peeks ever – I’m talking floor to ceiling shoe heaven. The friendly ladies behind London-based bespoke shoe service Upper Street, asked moi

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liz earle cleanser

Do you have a daily skincare routine? Let me introduce you to mine. Liz Earle is a botanically-based beauty company with a commitment to using natural ingredients that are kind to your skin. The skincare market is so saturated with ‘eco-friendly’ products which makes it difficult to make an informed

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