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Lily Allen fringes it up with Giles Deacon

Click image to enlarge Lily Allen , fresh from her fun in the sun with art dealer Jay Jopling tried out a fringed look for a night on the town at London nightclub Whiskey Mist. She was accompanied by a less... Read more »

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Celeb Gallery: stars show you how to wear high waisted skirts, trousers & jeans

High waisted items may seem tricky to pull off at first, but they can actually be very flattering if you pick the right item for your body. Here's a gallery full of celeb inspiration that might help you pick your perfect piece,... Read more »

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Channel Rick Owens with this ruffle jacket from Principles

Principles are so unbelievably bang on trend (yes I just used that phrase!) with their ruffle zip jacket (£59) I just can't quite fathom it. Were they intending to channel designer du jour Rick Owens or was that merely a... Read more »


Hot Trends: Washed out Springtime at Miss Selfridge

We bought you a sneak peek at some of the stuff that was to come from Miss Selfridge way back in November, and here are some more pieces from the Spring / Summer 2009 range. There's a muted, washed-out feel to the colour... Read more »

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Hot Trends: Get the Jil Sander and Louis Vuitton fringed look for cheap

Click image to enlarge, full product details after the jump . Fringing was a hot look on the catwalks, from Raf Simons' sleek ultralong fringed dresses at Jil Sander to the tribal-influenced looks at Louis Vuitton... Read more »

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Hot Trend: Orange at Topshop, Faith and more

Click image to enlarge Coral was last year's big colour, and this season looks to be the turn of orange. Not much difference you might say, but that's a good thing, recycle last year's coral and pass it off as orange... Read more »

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Winter smart: chic coats

Click image to enlarge Wearing simple jeans and jumper feels so right in the January cold, but how do you keep a semblance of style? Pick a stylish coat and all will be fooled into thinking you are dressed smart from... Read more »

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Check out Candy Says half price sale to update your wardrobe

Click image to enlarge Candy Says are treating us with a half price sale on a selection of their vast store of vintage clothes. Pick up something to add a bit of personality to your classic items, this season... Read more »

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Go for wet look leggings this New Year's Eve

Goofing around in outfit number two and one, click image to enlarge We dipped a toe into the wet look trend last year , but now the Sass and Bide Black Rat leggings herald the arrival of wet look into the... Read more »

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Cosy up in cool loungewear from ASOS, Religion and Etsy

Click image to enlarge, product details after the jump As someone who regularly works from home in free band hoodies and rock climbing trousers I don't really spend out that much on loungewear but there's a great... Read more »

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Underwear as Outerwear: Urban Outfitters, Malene Birger, VPL, Topshop and Fifi Chachnil

Click image to enlarge It's not a new concept by any stretch of the imagination but underwear as outerwear fits in perfectly with the body-con trend and it's a great way to layer. The golden rule is to remember to... Read more »


Sneak Peek: Matalan 'Be Beau' Spring / Summer 2009

Yesterday we headed to the Matalan press day to take a look at what they've got up their sleeve for Spring / Summer 2009. As well as a new online store in the offing (yay!) the new season sees the launch of an exciting new... Read more »

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De La Sade will make your legging dreams come true

Click image to enlarge Fur Coat, No Knicker's Rachael is obviously a woman on a mission to find the best leggings on the internet , and I'm more than happy to ride in the slipstream . Finding leggings that are a... Read more »

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Sequin picks: Topshop, Antik Batik, Les Chiffoniers

Click image to enlarge We're obviously in the midst of an entirely-non Christmas related sequin obsession (honest!) as resident Bag Lady Kelly recently put up a great sequin accessories gallery which I urge you... Read more »

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With Hearts In My Eyes fringed dress

Click image to enlarge The long fringing on With Hearts in My Eyes' Eden dress ($134) is a great way to make a statement without being overdressed. Each fringed piece is hand dyed so every dress is unique. Underneath... Read more »


Karen Millen jazzes up jewel tones with some Marchesa-inspired detailing

Karen Millen appears to be on a bit of a Marchesa tip this season, with a range of Christmas party dresses that owe a lot to the red carpet label's romantic ruffles and intricate detailing. The blue 'soft frill' dress... Read more »

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Rag & Bone vs. Topshop: tie-front shirts

Click image to enlarge, full product details after the jump Tie-neck shirt are making a comeback they've been spotted on Janelle Monae and all over the high street. Rag & Bone 's grey tie is a beautiful example, the... Read more »


Oasis bring you the Lanvin look for less. A lot less!

Oasis have reduced their very Lanvin-esque jewel coloured dresses to ridiculous prices, which is good news for those of you who're on a budget, but still fans of Alber Elbaz's dramatic little frocks. What I like is the... Read more »

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Five of the best: Peplum dresses

pep·lum (pplm) n. pl. pep·lums 1. A short overskirt or ruffle attached at the waistline of a jacket, blouse, or dress. 2. Something you will probably end up buying this season, even if you don't like it now. Read more »


Mango dress up boho for a new season with their folksy dresses

We really must be desperate if we're reverting to things that were fashionable only a couple of years ago (come on, admit it, you wanted to be Sienna Miller for a season or so too). This time around, boho has been polished... Read more »

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Black and white check picks: Topshop, Ashish and Marc Jacobs

Click image to enlarge, product details after the jump Checks are all over the high street, but you don't have to go for tartan. A monochrome check looks chic and from grunger flannel to luxe houndstooth there's... Read more »


Additions Direct bring us budget takes on Catwalk trends

I must confess it's been a long time since I've looked at any catalogue besides the Ikea one, but a quick browse of the Additions Direct website (like Littlewoods but inexplicably cheaper) bought up a fair few clever takes... Read more »


Take Two: jacquard party dresses from Topshop and Primark

Come the Christmas party season, we're going to be seeing a lot more of these babies. The prom dress continues to be a big trend as we head well and truly into Autumn / Winter, and these heave jacquard versions are a more... Read more »

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Trendwatch Gallery! The Fashion Weeks get a touch of the blues

Along with the peach we spotted early on , one other colour has reigned supreme at the four major fashion weeks. Blue . All hues, from turquoise to indigo have appeared on catwalk across the globe, but the stand-out shade is... Read more »


Darimeya do Autumn / Winter's Harlequin trend

Jumping on the Harlequin / Pierrot bandwagon, perrennial celebrity favourite Darimeya will bring us a new collection of their trademark boho tunic dresses for Autumn / Winter, reworked in circus colours with playing card... Read more »

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Fashion Week Trendwatch: The Cold Shoulder

The one-shoulder silhouette continues to be popular across the catwalks this season (and continues to be wrongly dubbed 'off the shoulder', which actually refers to items like this ). From micro mini dresses at Balmain to... Read more »


Fashion Week Trendwatch: Jumpsuits

You're laughing and shaking your head now, but trust me, come Spring 2009, you'll be contemplating the jumpsuit. You'll be looking at a quirky one-piece in a slouch fabric and wondering 'could I get away with it'. Shown on... Read more »


New York Fashion Week: Trendwatch! Everything is peachy keen

We're only a few days into New York Fashion Week, and already obvious trends are emerging. Most of these surround colour, which is no surprise considering trend predictors have been tipping folk off for months about what... Read more »