Author Archives: thinkboutthings

Print rules

Wearing prints successfully can be your key to creating a perfectly pulled together look. Knowing how to wear printed clothes is more important this season than ever before, with the current trend for all things printed. From blazers to dresses, … Continue reading

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Wishing for…Saint Laurent…

Hedi Slimane is in charge, and he is doing wonderful things…how amazingly rock and roll are these bits and pieces? All available from Net-a-Porter

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This week’s column…what to wear to the races

Pixie Lott looking fab at Royal Ascot Summer’s social calendar is always peppered with racing and polo events. It’s a time to get dressed up and pull on your favourite dress, experiment with a hat and try spending a day … Continue reading

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Back to it!

I haven’t been here in a while…got a new job in my favourite shop (have a look by clicking here) and so I have been working 7 day weeks in the lovely shop and also the coffee shop, leaving not … Continue reading

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This week’s column…how to wear the midi

  As the summer seems to have fallen flat on it’s face with yet another false start, a new fashion trend is one the rise. The midi-length, with a hemline which falls below the knee, and had previously been written … Continue reading

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How to wear white…

  When it comes to putting together a sleek and sophisticated look, a good rule is to go heavy on the neutrals and light on the brights. While many ladies swear by their collections of trusty black basics, sometimes an … Continue reading

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The return of the 20s…

Baz Luhrmann’s film adaptation of The Great Gatsby will arrive in cinemas next month, and with it will come a renewed love for all things 1920’s, especially when it comes to fashion. The time has come to channel your inner … Continue reading

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Why I shop small

We’ve all been there…you strut into a party in your  brand new dress, feeling like loveliness personified, scan the room to find your friends, and then it happens. Instead of your smiling best friends…you see a scowling girl wearing the … Continue reading

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This week’s column…a Queen of style?

The Queen, we are told, is not much interested in fashion. But fashion is interested in the Queen, and though she may have turned 87 at the weekend, she remains as influential in fashion as ever. “To design a dress … Continue reading

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