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Cherry Ripe

Is it just us, or is there suddenly a glut of cherry red brights hitting the high street? Today (because the forecast is for grey and gloom) we give you a round-up of our favourites.…


How to build a brand by ME+EM founder Clare Hornby

Work incredibly hard. Be prepared to compromise. Be ever-vigilant for tipping points.  Never really switch off (when it’s your business, that’s a luxury). The seriously impressive – and very inspiring – Clare Hornby, founder of ME + EM (beautifully made, wearable, flattering clothes) shares her road to building this quietly brilliant brand.…


The Valentine’s Line-up

As much as I love flowers, chocolates and professions of love, like Alex, I’m not a mad keen fan of Valentine’s – I prefer a more spontaneous gesture of affection. And yet, and yet… I do find it hard to resist a present. Particularly if it’s pink, pretty or gorgeously scented.…


Hush: The New Season Edit

Last week Alex and I had the pleasure of dropping into Hush’s Spring/Summer preview – always one of our favourites. It’s full of treats (we’ll give you the heads-up on our picks when the full collection drops soon), but the pre-collection (definitely A Thing) is available now – and who are we to deny you the chance to do a wardrobe refresh?…


The Antidote to ‘Blue Monday’?

Today is “Blue Monday”. The most depressing day of the year, apparently. (These marketing types really know how to make us feel all warm and fuzzy.) What better panacea than to wrap yourself in something cosy?…


My Beauty Story: Alessandra Steinherr, Blogger and Glamour’s Beauty Director

Alessandra Steinherr is something of a legend in the beauty world. She’s a walking encyclopedia of beauty knowledge and a real powerhouse. We grabbed her to talk her new blog, the secret of that amazing skin and her desert island products. Prepare to bookmark her site (and want to order everything she recommends) immediately.…