It goes without saying that when the weather is this biting you need to dress accordingly, but that doesn’t mean you can’t wear what you want to! Alongside this week’s How to Style Layers shoot I thought I’d put together something of a layering guide; how to keep warm without changing your sense of style.… Continue reading A Style Guide to Winter Layering
I don’t consider myself a matchy-matchy dresser, I’m more than happy to wear clothes and accessories that clash or not even that exciting, just sit together and don’t say much. But when I do and it works, I love the polished effect; it’s like a sartorial signal that you know what you’re doing and you’ve… Continue reading Matchy-Matchy: Collars, Cuffs and Earrings
It’s a gradual cycle isn’t it, the way in which trends and specific pieces of clothing come and go, take wide-leg trousers which are back after the following: the return of shearling, seventies takes over the catwalks, mustard is the key colour to wear and then BAM – wide-legs have taken centre-stage. God I love… Continue reading How to Style Wide-Leg Trousers – plus video!
Yes really, how to style dungarees as an adult; no they’re not just for kids or the 1990s. I’ve personally loved dungarees since Christmas 1996 when my sister bought me a pair from Gap that were fleece-lined – can you imagine the cosy comfort? Dungarees are oft-seen as a uniform of millennial hipsters who adopted… Continue reading How to Style Dungarees – plus a video!
It’s only as I get older that I want and need my handbag to be properly organised, ideally like a mobile desk-cum-dressing table. When I think about it, this is something I learnt from my sister-in-law who, when asked (and yes we have tested her) can recite what’s in each compartment of her handbag; it’s… Continue reading Organising your Style with VVA by Sarah Haran
I mean, to be honest, it’s a cheap post because stripes never go out of fashion and I really mean that; they’re a perennial trend that always work in some stripe or another. Do you love to stripe? Are you, like me, something of a striped hoarder? I have a stripe in every thickness, colour… Continue reading The Clash of the Stripes on Stripes
I always find it difficult to define my style when asked, a classic question being ‘describe your style in three words’ which is impossible with a wardrobe full of different personalities. There’s the minimalist who loves a white tee with Levis 501s and a blazer, often leaning on androgyny with some sort of heeled boot.… Continue reading Full-On Folklore Florals