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Grab a formalwear bargain in Coast's mid-season sale

It's the time of year that Coast comes into its own. I've always considered the brand - which specialises in eveningwear - as the stallwart for posh parties and Summer weddings, and with a mid-season sale in full swing, now... 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 »

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Motel Rocks Swan tee

There is nothing that says laidback glam more than Motel Rock's Swan t-shirt, the bright coral colour is très flattering and the sequinned swan appliqué owes more than a hint of a debt to Eastenders' Pat butcher. Wear it... Read more »


Principles take on the designers with some inspired pieces

I'm all about the unexpected shopping destinations this week, and my latest secret is Principles. No longer just a shopping destination for middle class mums, their two colour dress looks like it could have come straight... Read more »


Topshop go all Katy Perry with their checked playsuit

It's pieces like this that make me wish I actually had the willpower to go to the gym daily and eat nothing but rabbit food. Like the bastard lovechild of Katy Perry and Roland Mouret, Topshop's checked playsuit (£45) has... Read more »

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Dorothy Perkins horse print t-shirt

I'm in love with Dorothy Perkins' horse t-shirt , the speckled spray print is a nod to Maison Martin Margiela 's SS 07 catwalk show and their airbrush retro print tees without being too obviously referential. It's a total... Read more »


Sequinned heart ribbon back vest = DIY project waiting to happen!

Ack. So I'm supposed to be getting out of my style rut of wearing oversized tanks, skinny jeans and boots and trying out something new, but it's quite hard to do when I keep coming across new jeans I want and cool vest... Read more »


Lazy Oaf tees and sweatshirts - are you ready for a cute overload?

Hidden away in one of my favourite London shopping areas - Kingly Court in the Carnaby district - is the Lazy Oaf shop, one of those quirky, bright coloured t-shirt emporiums that ups the cuteness factor even more with big... Read more »

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Twelve by Twelve sequinned racer back vest

This sequinned tank is a star buy, as it will obviously jazz up the simplest of items but to avoid the whole sparkly top, jeans and heels thing that was so popular many moons ago try layering it over a skirt or dress. The... Read more »


The top geek t-shirts. Because you know you love the nerds.

I've got a lot of love for the geeks today, haven't I? Zara has just put together a gallery of the best internet in-joke and geek-friendly tees available online, and as I confessed earlier today that I love witty tees , I... Read more »


Cardboard Robot: quirky tees at cool prices

They have a cool name and even cooler t-shirts. Cardboard Robot came to our attention after our pals at Nollie posted some of the styles from their latest collection. They create all kinds of subtly geeky printed tops at... Read more »


Indulge your inner band geek with Band Geek Hero tees!

Take two things I love (slogan tees and Guitar Hero) and put them together. What do you get? A geek girl's dream with these 'Band Geek Hero!' tees. Basically, they take the Guitar Hero video game logo and rework it with... Read more »


Get Karl Lagerfeld on a T-shirt at Urban Outfitters today

We have to thank the clever folks over at Nylon for alerting us to this very cool Karl Lagerfeld T-shirt from Urban Outfitters . The graphic print tee is a cheaper way to show your adoration for the Chanel designer,... Read more »


Warehouse to launch first eco-range

It is always good to see more High Street retailers jumping on board the green wagon, and the latest chain to do so is Warehouse . It has announced plans to launch its first eco-range called Ware-Eco . The... Read more »


Katherine Hamnett takes inspiration from Baywatch to save the sea

Pammy Anderson eat your heart out! Katherine Hamnett has turned her skills towards saving the sea, with a new range of Baywatch -inspired organic cotton T-shirts. Teaming up with the Environmental Justice Foundation... Read more »


Like your Bambi all in one piece?

Did you quite like Lily Allen's decapitated Bambi dress that she wore earlier this month, but feel your stomach going a little queasy looking at the gore? If you like your Bambi healthy and cute, this vest top from ASOS... Read more »


Less-than-boring basic: The deconstructed waistcoat

It may look fairly dull and innocuous at first glance, but the deconstructed waistcoat from River Island (£29.99) is exactly the kind of item that you buy as a basic and end up wearing to death. Less of a waistcoat and... Read more »


Get it now: Hello Kitty Exploded Tee

I still maintain that Hello Kitty is for children, especially when you see Paris Hilton lugging around a giant stuffed version while wearing a velour tracksuit. I must mention that I think Hello Kitty is for children... Read more »


Gap unveils new Artists Edition t-shirt range

Gap are really upping the anti with their portfolio of celebrity models. For starters The Sartorialist (Scott Schuman), Marchesa's Georgina Chapman, Clemence Posey and Liv Tyler , plus more, are already tapped for their... Read more »


3.1 Phillip Lim and co. arrive at Gap today

Feeling a little disillusioned by what's currently on the High Street? Then mosey on down to your nearest Gap store today where the latest crop of designers will unveil their creations for Gap's white shirt collection... Read more »


Vera Wang Asymmetric Lurex top

Do you have a figure that isn't all that curvy? Well this Vera Wang Asymmetric Lurex top could help give you the illusion of curves thanks to its graceful Grecian silhouette in a subtle metallic shade. The draped detail... Read more »


Julie Verhoeven sticks with Mulberry on t-shirt range

Illustrator Julie Verhoeven is sticking firm with Mulberry by continuing her range of t-shirts for the British label. That's right, Mulberry isn't just about luscious handbags, it also stocks some great clothing such... Read more »


Boohoo.com take a bow with their statement blouse

It looks to me like Boohoo.com are subscribing to the 'if you buy one item this season...' idea with this bow fronted blouse. Available in a plethora of colours and prints for £12 a pop, it's a really nice way of adding... Read more »

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Dorothy Perkins dragonfly vest

You'd be forgiven for thinking this vest top comes from a designer boutique or at least somewhere a little off the beaten track. Wrong! It's from Dorothy Perkins and is only £12 which is a great bargain. I love the... Read more »

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Ambrigramic t-shirt by Rachel Pfleger

Awesome is the only word to describe this t-shirt, on first glance it spells 'Hate', but look in a mirror and it says 'Love'. It's a whole world of fun and is a slightly more cerebral way of wearing a humourous t-shirt. I... Read more »

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Get a Prada fix at Forever 21

Hey don't I know you from somewhere? Forever21's trendier offshoot Twelve by Twelve have spawned this lace cardigan which is inspired by Prada's A/W 08 collection . It's a bargainous $28 and is probably the closest any... Read more »


Topshop gets swept away with William Broome

Marc Jacobs's graphic designer William Broome is headed for Topshop. The Central Saint Martins graduate has been snagged by the British retailer to create a range of graphic tees. With designs like the ones above (... Read more »


All right stop, Ice is back... on a mini dress

It's probably safe to say that at some point or another, you've found yourself at a club bopping along to - or doing your best to resist - that catchy tune Ice Ice Baby . (Or if you were *ahem* lucky to have been old... Read more »