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How to…Pack for a Week in the Sun

We had the best week in Corsica (our fifth time on this perfectly gorgeous island: guide coming soon!) I also rigorously applied the packing rules which made life so simple that I am (almost) tempted to streamline my wardrobe. (I said ‘almost’…)…

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How to….buy swimwear by Melissa Odabash

It probably won’t have escaped your attention that it is swimsuit season. The time of year when the nation’s women collectively pull in their tummies, straighten up their spines and secretly pray that their thighs won’t wobble too much as they strut down the beach on holiday. The thing is, how good you look in a swimsuit has a lot to do with the swimsuit. The right one can hide a multitude of sins, the wrong one just accentuates them all. If you are yet to buy your bikini or swimsuit, then help is at hand as Melissa Odabash, one of the world’s most celebrated swimwear designers and woman who knows everything there is to know about swimwear has given us her essential tips on how to buy for the beach. Don’t shop until you’ve read this….…