Earlier this year I had the pleasure of going to a 'Get into Fashion' event through Go Think Big for an evening with Jo Elvin, the pioneering Editor-in-Chief of Glamour magazine UK. I have been buying and reading Glamour for almost 10 years now, and to see such a loved and admired role model 'in the flesh' was truly wonderful.
Every time the New Year heralds the first sign of spring (which happened to be last Sunday in London) my inner composed self stops thinking. Maybe its the fresh air -after being shut in with Diptyque candles poring over books the whole winter, I cannot go even one year without a complete mental style revamp- … Continue reading New Year: Fitness Goals
When thinking about New Year's resolutions, the ones that come up quite often on a woman's list are body and fashion or beauty related. Remember that 'I will wear heels every day?', 'I will go for a run to get into shape again?' or 'Yes, as Vogue said, I will chuck my old makeup. Yes, … Continue reading Fashion Icon Inspiration
Now, it has been almost a month since I have actually realised this, but all the magazines I have (and constantly buy) are being undisplayed here. Now I know that most people are disgusted by photos which have been altered and photoshopped, but they do have a certain unattainable charm. So here is one of … Continue reading Sunday Times Style
With the upcoming film, 'My Week with Marilyn' there comes along a certain theme, and it is this virtually unnoticed subject that is leading all of the winter's trends- all the granny jumpers, the stocky heels, the return of bolds and brights, those things that people call WASP style. This is glamour. No other word … Continue reading Fashion Inspiration: The 1950’s