Nothing says spring like a pure white pair of jeans, especially spring 2018. In the past they have got a bad rep and been associated with women including J-Lo circa 2001’s Love Don’t Cost a Thing, polymath presenter Clare Blading and Liz Hurley: too r ‘n’ b, too Sloane and St Tropez. I love fresh… Continue reading How to Style White Jeans for Spring
This week I’ve been prepping for a shoot that I’m both styling for and modelling in which I love because I know exactly how the model will look and feel in the outfits! It’s a dreamy time of year to have a project like this because it means that I have to trawl the shops… Continue reading Spring Style in River Island’s Style Studio
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’m half-Scottish and half-Australian, not the most exotic mix. My Mother Eileen (née McKelvie) grew up near London but with Scottish parents and a holiday home on the Isle of Arran she’s a Scot. I spent every spring and summer swimming and crab-hunting in Arran, until I thought I knew better at fourteen; little did… Continue reading Five of my Favourite Checks and Tartans – plus video!
After months of wearing black, grey and navy in varying outfit combinations, it finally feels like spring and after the weekend’s hot sunshine, summer is on standby. It can feel a bit overwhelming when you realise it’s time to refresh your wardrobe; where to start? You don’t have to tap every trend, all you need are a… Continue reading Feeling the Heat in River Island’s Scalloped-Edge Skirt
Military is one of the leading stories for spring as you well know, with every shop window, blog and Sunday supplement showing you how to do cadet-styling. The ‘look’ is a perennial favourite because it’s army-cool with pin-ups including Steve McQueen in the Great Escape, Goldie Hawn circa Private Benjamin and the Marc Jacobs S/S… Continue reading IN STYLE: How-to-Wear Military