Style & Then Some

AW Key Trend: Velvet

Let me take you back to 2001, and the toilets of my middle school. It was the end of term disco. I was busting a crushed velvet top with draped … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

It’s a nice day for a… cheap wedding?

Weddings though. So big, so expensive. Now, it’s great to be a guest at fancy weddings, but if you’re organising one yourself, dropping a couple thousand on canapés, cars and centrepieces … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

How to get away with wearing pajamas to work

I recently had a revelation when I bought a pair of sweat pants from H&M. These grey drawstring trousers are so soft and slouchy that they’re basically pyjamas, and yet … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

I tried on every parka on the high street and this is my verdict

You know how twice a year ‘they’ decree what ‘the’ coat of the season is? And most of the time they’re impractical (a sleeveless blazer does not a winter coat … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Make like 90s Courtney Love in one of these ‘I can’t believe it’s not a nightie’ dresses

Blame Hedi Slimane. The man who single-handedly spearheaded the Great Skinny Jean Resurgence of the noughties decreed that Autumn/Winter 2013 would be the season of grunge – and the high … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ole! Spanish brand Pull and Bear lands at ASOS

Proving’s status as a primary pioneer of new brands on the UK market, the latest addition to the ASOS stable has just touched down. Spanish high street mainstay Pull & … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Top 5 winter accessories to get your mitt(ens) on now

Apparently there’s snow forecasted for November, how the weather machines know this I have no clue but even if we’re not all panicking about the grit-levels, one thing is certain … Continue reading

October 29, 2013 · Leave a comment