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Grown Up Pink

|Reading time: 4 minutes| Last year ‘Millennial pink’ became a ‘thing’. Whilst the jury’s out on what exact colour it is (for me it’s varying tones of pastel pinks), one thing’s for sure. We haven’t seen the last of pink. There are many ‘grown up’ ways to wear pink this year – it isn’t just reserved for Millennials…. Our accessories, in our hair, even our shoes. Think less princess, fairy and sparkle but more Gucci, Marni and Céline.

Posher Coats

|Reading time: 3 minutes| Dinner at your friends’ new fancy house? The ones who’ve just got married and are using their new wedding sets? A glass of wine in a top notch bar with your nearest and dearest? Whatever the occasion a good coat will elevate a look.

Style Notes: Blazers

Blazers were huge at the back end of 2017 and this season they continue to dominate the high street. No longer the reserve of women in corporate companies, the choice right now is bigger and better than ever! They’re versatile and super easy to style making them my favourite thing to wear.

Prada & Élan: Taste of Style

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With big coffee shop chains popping up all over the place, boutique coffee shops like Élan in Mayfair (and also on Brompton Road, Knigthtsbridge) are a real gem. Famed for their pink aesthetic and stylish pastel decor it really is fast become London’s finest coffee destination.

Ode To (Her) Shoes

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My friend Liz (aka Dr Daps) is seven months pregnant and a Doctor in A&E. She is unassuming, tirelessly giving and giving and taking nothing in return. She penned a poem inspired by the changing of her trusty shoes and it really struck a chord with me – particularly as a shoeaholic.

What is LIKEtoKNOW.it?

|Reading time: 3 minutes| You guys asked for a post on Liketoknow.it so here it is. I’m going to tell you what it is and how exactly you can use it to shop your favourite blogger looks. Yep, it allows you to shop Instagram pictures directly meaning you can buy what you like fuss free.

Finding Your Personal Style

|Reading time: 5 minutes| People have insecurities and I see it all the time in my line of work. Which is fine. In fact many of us find it difficult to say what’s our style and what’s not. Is it because we don’t know what suits us? Because we don’t know what we ‘should’ be saying and what’s in fashion?

How a Stylist Styles Check

|Reading time: 5 minutes| Obsessed with check? In all colours? Right now Topshop are championing the trend. Pants, blazers, coats, they have it all. Whilst that’s great it can be tricky to wear. What you intended to be an elegant ensemble might quickly turn into a convoluted mess but with the right style tips it can be the best look you’ve ever pulled together! When I’m asked how to style the check trend there are a few things I keep in mind.

Closet Organising Lessons from a Baby

|Reading time: 3 minutes| I get emails and messages from followers of my baby blog (LittleInTheCity.com) asking about Mia’s clothes and come to think of it she does own better clothes than me! Now that she’s older it’s time I revisited her closet using my tried and tested ‘pile strategy’, a strategy I use for my own wardrobe when I want to de-clutter and simplify what I have. It’s the perfect recipe for a wardrobe detox.