18 Dec 2017
Jodie Foster: A White Christmas

Jodie Foster: A White Christmas


What to wear for a white Christmas?

And I’m not thinking about snow.


Jodie Foster worked it out well ahead of time when she appeared in this month’s Harper’s Bazaar.


She looks so fabulous and the white jacket is stunning in its simplicity.

Why have I forgotten the brilliance of the white jacket? 

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2 Dec 2017
What She Wants: “A Rosy Glow”

What She Wants: “A Rosy Glow”

 

My obsession with a rosy glow continues.

I am seeing pink everywhere and I feel the need for pink, everywhere.

Interiors, wardrobe and accessories are calling to me in all shades of rose – especially the soft ballerina tones.

I can’t help it; I’m smitten.

 

Why not colour code and have a colour crush? There are worse obsessions.

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30 Nov 2017
Softly Softly: How To Care For Cashmere

Softly Softly: How To Care For Cashmere


Cashmere season is here.

At least where I am. It’s seriously getting nippy and all I want to do is cosy up in cashmere everything.


I hope you managed to take advantage of the sales last weekend and add some cashmere to your wardrobes.

Cashmere is wonderfully soft and delicious to wear but it requires maintenance. What doesn’t?

It doesn’t really matter whether you shop The Row for your cashmere or stock up at Uniqlo, the looking after is the same.



Like pearls, cashmere is a pleasure to wear well and wear often.

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15 Nov 2017
Morning Beauty Routine: It’s All In The KISS

Morning Beauty Routine: It’s All In The KISS


Not that kind of kiss.

Although it never hurts, the keep-it-simple-stupid kind of morning beauty routine is the one I’m talking about.



Wherever I am, whatever the day I practise the same morning routine and it is a simple one. Like cleaning the teeth, I can’t get going without these well-established rituals.

I might beauty-up at a different time of the morning but certain routines and products are non-negotiable.

HabitYes, definitely. There is not only a degree of comfort in practising routine but also the obvious benefits reaped from regular skincare.

Necessity? Yes, absolutely, I think so.

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