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ICONS OF STYLE: PARIS

Paris Women

Oh, Mon Dieu! Vicky Kavanagh on the fashion capital of Europe “I love Paris in the Springtime, I love Paris in the Fall”, so the song goes from the beautifully filmed High Society, and isn’t it the truth – Paris is loveable all year ‘round! For those who haven’t been, it is undeniable that Parisians’ personalities are, em, an acquired taste. But I’m willing to overlook that … [Read more...]

ALEXA CHUNG FOR VERO MODA SPRING 2012

Alexa Chung for Vero Moda

Pastels, prints and art deco abound as Vero Moda unveils its spring collection High street fashion store Vero Moda’s spring collection has landed; paying homage to 1950s and ‘60s styling, soft pastels and feminine silhouettes. Filmed on location in Miami, the campaign stars model, presenter and all-round fashion muse Alexa Chung. This is Alexa’s third photoshoot with Vero Moda … [Read more...]

FROM WINTER TO SPRING

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 Vicky Kavanagh on the ready-to-wear collections and the style transition from winter to spring. Although spring still hasn’t really “sprung”, being the eternal optimist that I am, I reckon it’s only a matter of time. A girl can dream, right? And while I’m dreaming, the ready-to-wear collections are facilitating my dreams. The best bit? No need to wait until it’s warm enough to go … [Read more...]

SPRING FORWARD

Spring forward

From December to March, the key pieces for a fashion follow-through. Memories fade but clothes bought now for the holiday season can carry you through to Spring/Summer 2012. And these beauties won’t make your laser card cry. Hoorah! Even though we are just beginning to feel the cold of winter and the possibility of a true spring day (they’re rarely spotted on our fair isle) seem like a … [Read more...]

SPRING FORWARD

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Christmas and the party season are nearly upon us, but the fashion world has already moved on to spring 2012! Gavin Norton takes a sneak peek at some of the trends we can expect next season 1920s Next season make sure you take out the pearls and brush the bob, the 1920s will return. There are two ways to wear this trend; dark or bright. For dark, look to Gucci’s gold and black shift … [Read more...]