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‘Chunging It’: Become Alexa Chung’s Sartorial Mini-me

Alexa Chung. You love her, I love her. And after much intensive, laborious research – i.e.: a hour flicking through her style gallery on Elleuk.com – I’ve ascertained the essential elements of dressing like our favourite British Style Icon (won 3 times, my gosh) to pass on the results to you. Here’s my (rather tongue-in-cheek) [...]

Check Out LoveScene’s Store Now

It’s here!!!  The fantastic shop we’ve been excitedly waiting for… the LoveScene online store that offers free UK delivery.   Fantastic designs, numerous colours and various sizes, and available for both men and women!   What we love about these items is that they are super funny and seriously unique.   T-shirts are classics, they’re [...]

Celebrity T-Shirt Statements

Do you remember the time Victoria Beckham wore that T-shirt?  The one saying, ‘What comes around goes around’?  Everyone was talking about it.  Who is it aimed at?  What was she thinking about when she decided to wear it?  Who’s wronged her?     T-shirts are a great way to make a statement and celebrities [...]

Trench Warfare

Last month marked the news of a sad demise from a historical fashion brand. One hundred and sixty years of dressing the very best from Cary Grant to Sophia Loren, fashion retailer Aquascutum had gone into administration. But now as the Hong Kong-based owner of the brand in Asia sets to consolidate its control, new [...]

The Ultimate Faux Pas

Much like a bad dream, this next trend just keeps on recurring. Once a style penned by dancing dads, or those cool enough to be deemed alternative, paired with Doc Martens or, as you may more commonly recognise them; afoot a tourist. Yes, those encumbering Big Ben glarer’s with their 800mm camera lens and the [...]

Anticipating Manchester Fashion Week

In anticipation of Manchester Fashion Week, what better way to get excited than look at what celebrities have been wearing to Fashion Weeks around the globe in the recent past.   Click images to enlarge… Images courtesy of: stylist.com; zimbio.com; dailymail.co.uk; mirror.co.uk.

Pyjama Party

For the past few weeks, I have been thoughtfully toying with the idea of buying a pair of patterned trousers. Yet every time the daring and brave idea crept into the ‘fashion’ section of my brain, an image also sprung into the part of my brain labelled ‘sensible’ (a small section I guarantee you) of [...]

Alexa Chung designs bear for Children in Need

Alexa Chung is the latest fashionista to design a version of the iconic Pudsey Bear for the charity Children in Need  - following the likes of designers Henry Holland, Giles, Mulberry, Jonathan Saunders, Erdem and many others who came together to create a unique collection which was exhibited back in November.   The traditional yellow Pudsey [...]

Alexa Chung for Superga

Alexa Chung is to be the new creative director of Italian footwear brand, Superga, it has been announced today.   The brand is celebrating 100 years in business, and has chosen the model-turned-TV presenter to front its celebratory campaign and signal its comeback.   The Italian tennis pumps have been around since 1911, acting as [...]

Do You Dare…?

Another year and the wheel of fashion continues to turn but 2012 promises to put a new spin on how we view ourselves.   Fashion editors in 2012 have looked up in astonishment and seen the landscape of fashion conscious women everywhere change as never before.   In the twilight of 2011, we saw the [...]

The Wonderful World of ‘Handbags’

“WHY is it that as soon as something sells out it becomes even more desirable?” – Lauren Milligan.   This statement sums up handbags in its entirety along with many people’s desires towards them. Known as the greatest accessory of all time, handbags don’t just mean a lot to us fashionistas but hold a special [...]

Front Row Bloggers

So, Fashion Week is over in London for another season and what have we learned? That some trends will continue while others are merely a one season wonder, and that there will be photos of numerous stylists/writers/fashionistas who the outside world look at as strange and confused. However, the fashion lovers among us fall over [...]

Celebrities Do Androgyny

When celebs do androgyny it can go horribly wrong like Rihanna’s  Dolce and Gabbana outfit for the 2009 Met Ball.  However, there are some who truly know how to pull thins look off well.   Agyness Deyn’s look is our favourite but the others deserve a slot here too.  Lady Gaga may have gone the whole [...]

Celebrity Clothing Lines, Are They Worth The Hype?

These days it seems that celebs want a hand in everything possible– whether that be music careers, acting, fragrance deals or the more popular arena; clothes designing. If offered it, most celebrities jump in feet first.   The list of stars who have attempted to launch their own clothing lines is endless (take Madonna, Justin [...]

Taking Your Wardrobe Into The Next Season…

So the calendar may claim it’s August, but the view outside our windows doesn’t appear to agree. It may seem a little premature to start seriously thinking about your A/W wardrobe – but due to good old Blighty’s varied summer, clothes that can be worn now and also throughout the next season are what everyone’s [...]

Top 5 Celeb Style Icons Of 2011 (So Far…)

Cheryl Cole This week, everyone has been talking about Cheryl Cole. We’ve had a serious fashion crush on Chezza ever since she began channelling her inner glamour puss on the X Factor. After ditching the braids and tank tops from her early days of fame, she soon became a fashion icon. Yes, our favourite Geordie [...]