Style & Then Some

Five of the best: Puffer Jackets

When I was at school, there were the ‘Barries’ and the ‘Shazzers’. This was our name for the intimidating, B+H Gold smoking, sexually active teenagers who would probably still terrify … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Five of the Best: Raincoats

As if Brexit wasn’t enough reason to want to leave the country, the weather has turned unbearably crap. Now don’t get me wrong, I actually love thunderstorms. The lightning; proper … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why we all need to ask, ‘who made my clothes?’

  Who made my clothes? That’s the question Fashion Revolution is asking us all to consider as it highlights the anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster, where 1,133 garment workers … Continue reading

April 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Work it three ways – your mum’s wardrobe

My mum, bless her, has a top which was relegated to the fancy dress box almost immediately after my sister and I banned her from wearing it.  Its turquoise, has … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Is London Fashion Week still relevant for a second-hand style junkie?

London Fashion Week. That time of the year when getting a table for dinner in central London means grappling with the likes of people who hardly touch their plates. But … Continue reading

September 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

Daydreaming of a summer wardrobe: when will May get hot?

There’s no time of the year I like more – the one spring day that gives you a glimpse into summer, promising longer and warmer days, allowing you to swap … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cannes 2014 fashion: The best of the best

Its happening again. First it was Coachella, and now just a few months on, meet Cannes, Coachella’s rich, glamorous cousin from France. Never mind that it’s an actual Film Festival, … Continue reading

May 30, 2014 · Leave a comment