2 Jul 2016
Summer Wardrobe Essentials: The Jacket

Summer Wardrobe Essentials: The Jacket

The summer wardrobe essentials; what are they?

What to pack, what to wear and how to create a capsule wardrobe when the temperatures are high? All we really feel like doing is hiding in the shade or soaking in the sea.

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12 Jun 2016
Add A Bracelet Or Two, Or Three

Add A Bracelet Or Two, Or Three

Add a bracelet or two, seems to be my mantra in the summer.

I have been going through my drawers and getting out the bits to wear that have long since been flung to the back and forgotten in a flurry of cashmere and cover up.

Summer and the loose blouses, the caftans and the accessories come out to play. I like the demarcation between the seriousness of winter and the relaxed vibe of summer.

When it comes to summer and bracelets, the more there are, the better they look.

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28 May 2016
On The Avenue: Stephen Ayres

On The Avenue: Stephen Ayres

 

In another life I would dream to be a fashion director, just like Stephen Ayres.

Imagine all that trend deciphering, a work place that revolves around Paris, New York and London Fashion Weeks and buying the most fabulous pieces for wonderful women; welcome to Stephen Ayres world, the fashion director for Avenue 32.


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17 May 2016
Flat Out Fabulous

Flat Out Fabulous

Katharine Hepburn was flat out fabulous. Wasn’t she?

Katharine Hepburn was a woman comfortable in her personal style and she looked wonderful expressing it.

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12 May 2016
What To Wear: The French Country Weekend

What To Wear: The French Country Weekend

What to wear for the French country weekend hasn’t changed very much for me over the years.

Old favourites with some re-invention keep coming out of the closet.

The French countryside, especially in Provence, is casual.

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