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Nail the sales: what to buy now to wear into autumn

For me, sales are a minefield. At this time of year all I want to buy is sparkly festival-themed items and light summer dresses, despite having no festival or holiday plans (cry).

But to really nail the sales, it’s important to think ahead. Here’s my pick of what bargains to buy now that will serve you well into autumn. Read more…

Be like Audrey: A modern take on 60s style

I am LOVING the warmer weather we’ve been having lately. It’s amazing how a few degrees of heat can provide the opportunity to be much more playful with your outfit.

On that note, let me introduce you to┬ámy new favourite dress. Read more…

I tried on every leopard print coat on the High Street (so you don’t have to)

It’s official: animal print is the trend of autumn/ winter 2016. But when there are so many options on the High Street, how do you know which ones have the raaaawr factor?

Inspired by my main gals over at The Debrief (just kidding, I’ve never actually met them), I challenged myself to try and compare each shop’s take on this season’s must-buy: the leopard print coat. Read more…

All in the Details: How to build an outfit with impact

With grey skies, darker nights and general post-summer blues, it can be hard to feel inspired when it comes to fashion right now.

But making a style statement shouldn’t mean spending a fortune on new season looks. In fact, I promise you already have the building blocks for a great outfit already waiting in your wardrobe. Here’s how to find them. Read more…

Earn Your Fashion Badges: The high-end trend

There’s no way you can have missed the patches trend. From jackets to bags and even jewellery, this quirky kitsch look has hit the High Street by storm.

We have Gucci to thank for this. Ever since Alessandro Rochele reinvented the brand’s staple monogrammed bags, budget labels such as Topshop, Zara and New Look have been cashing in on the trend. Thank you, High Street, for letting me join in the fun! Read more…

Shop Smarter, Look Better: How to make your money go further

I’m terrible for spending so much money on clothes, I can’t afford to go anywhere to show them off! And as happy as I am to look like a queen wandering round my flat, really there’s no point looking fabulous if no one is going to see you.

But does that mean no more shopping? Of course not! Here’s my top tips for shopping smarter and making your money go further. Read more…

Colour Me In: A new palette for Spring dressing

With the weather being so bleak for so long, I’ve definitely found myself in a style rut- particularly when it comes to colours.

Black, camel, burgundy and khaki are my go-tos. Not that there’s anything wrong with that palette (they’re just so easy to piece together!), but for spring/summer I want to challenge myself to embrace a rainbow of colours instead of only safe options.

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That Inbetweenie Feeling: Dressing for dull days

Hands up who’s ready for summer? Seriously, would it be too much to ask for the temperature to top 10 degrees?!

I’m finding it hard to find outfit inspiration right now. This constantly cold, drizzly, generally bleugh weather has me craving cosy and comfy. Read more…

Edinburgh Fashion Week: The Outfit

For me, the best part of any event is choosing what to wear. The excitement of creating an outfit to turn heads, and to finally wear those amazing pieces that have been crying out for attention in your wardrobe.

Here’s my look for Edinburgh Fashion Week 2016. Read more…