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Every day we’re ruffling……

Who doesn't love a ruffle? Aside from minimalists and nudists, for whom all clothing is a fabric too far. Just saying the word is enough to bring you joy. Ruffle. See? You can't help but smile. And when you wear them, the joy is fourfold.…

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In the Nude (Underwear, of course)

Well, well. Who would have suspected there were so many of us in pursuit of the perfect nude underwear? Yes, the hour is nigh for what might just be the most glamorous post I have ever put together. …

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Summer(ish) Dresses With Sleeves

This post was inspired by a conversation I've had with many friends. They don't ask much: they simply want a summer dress that isn't strappy. Or flimsy. Or skin-flashingly inappropriate. An all-day-to-night dress that keeps you cool and looks good. Reader, I give you: summer dresses with sleeves.…

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The Me + Em Summer Edit

Well, this is a revelation....Me + Em, purveyors of excellent trousers and knitwear, are also rather good at summer dresses. In fact, their spring/summer collection is rather good full-stop....…

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25 Ways to Wear Florals (How to Dress Like Your Garden)

Is there anything more summery than wearing florals? It's the closest you can get to wearing a garden (and you know how we're getting into those. Must be our advancing years.) In tribute to flower show season, we bring you our edit of the best floral buys - from timid dip-your-toe-in to full-on flower garden.…

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21 Whistles Hits (with 20% off)….

You asked for more shopping edits and so, we've delivered! Here are our 25 current must-haves from Haute High Street store Whistles, which is currently offering 20% off its entire collection...…

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M&S Edit: 25 Summer Hits

Roll on summer (when will it warm up again? Anyone?) so we can wear our favourie pieces from our M&S summer edit. Meet the 25 wardrobe hits we're eyeing up.…

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The Bank Holiday Hotlist

Want to know what to see, do or lust after this Bank Holiday Weekend? Good weather aside, here's what's on our wishlist this weekend....…

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The Perfect Dress?

I consider myself fairly well-placed to ponder the question of what constitutes the perfect dress. The lion's share of my wardrobe is divided between pretty white tops (a topic for another post) and dresses. If I don't know what to wear, a dress is my fallback. If I want to feel zhuzh-y, I'll put on a dress. As soon as it's warm enough, I wear a one every day (and pack a suitcase full of them when I go on holiday).…

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Colour Files: Pink

Where do you stand on wearing colour? How about the deliberate colour clash - which is everywhere, so even if you have no intention of sporting it yourself,¬†prepare to see others rocking the look. Shades might be advisable if colour is anathema. We'll start with an easy one: pink.…