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I've never really been one for Alice In Wonderland. Lewis Carroll didn't sell it to me, and Disney certainly didn't. I've always been more of a Grimm's fairytales gal, but even I have to admit that when it comes to fashion, Alice has it owned. Her trippy Wonderland adventures are up there with Harajuku girls and 'nautical' for catwalk inspiration. Danish jeweller Alidra Alic is the latest designer to feel the Alice effect, although her ethereal designs are anything but Disney...

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Taking her cue from optical illusions, alcohol, and natural imagery from the 1800s, her latest collection (and associated imagery!) is simply stunning. I love the colours and textures she's created - not only are they far more faithful to John Tenniel's original illustrations then anything Disney came up with, they're also gorgeously organic-looking. Just what I imagine the Cheshire Cat would be seeing after a smoke on his pipe...

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While on my Alice trip, it suddenly occurred to me that this line of jewellery wasn't the first Wonderland-related design to catch my eye lately. After a visit to London's cutest boutique - Miss La La's Boudoir - I've also developed a major crush on Ashley Isham's latest collection. Having seen these in the (sequinned) flesh, I can assure you they're as good as they look...

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... Then I realised that one of my favourite shows from the New York Autumn/Winter shows was Erin Fetherston's. The reason I loved her collection? The glittery masks in the shape of rabbits, a dormouse and a smiley cat...

OK, so maybe I'm a bigger Alice fan than I first realised, but she'll never beat Snow White (the Grimm brothers best creation) as my ultimate fairytale fashion icon.