Articles by: Katy Smail

Beauty Inspiration: Chloe A/W 08

Beauty Inspiration: Chloe A/W 08

Summer already seems to be drifting into the recesses of distant memory. Which would all be “oh so depressing if it weren’t for all those lovely autumn/winter trends to be[Read More...]

by 21st August 2008 Fashion Fix
Beauty Inspiration: Chloe A/W 08

Beauty Inspiration: Chloe A/W 08

Summer already seems to be drifting into the recesses of distant memory. Which would all be “oh so depressing if it weren’t for all those lovely Chloe AW08. A blurred[Read More...]

by 21st August 2008 Fashion Fix
Style Icon: Penny Lane

Style Icon: Penny Lane

Last night, during what may easily have been my one hundredth ever viewing of “Almost Famous”, it occurred to me that Penny Lane seems somewhat prematurely to have the A/W[Read More...]

by 12th August 2008 Fashion Fix
Inspiration: Make Like A Mermaid

Inspiration: Make Like A Mermaid

Perhaps it was my recent holiday that involved copious amounts of sea-swimming, mermaid style, but I think I may have found my late summer/early autumn style inspiration. Not wanting to[Read More...]

by 12th August 2008 Fashion Fix
Tartan: Trendy or Tacky?

Tartan: Trendy or Tacky?

As a real live Scottish person, I must admit to finding the perennial appearance of tartan on international catwalks a bit, well, tricky. Even when fashion falls head over hills[Read More...]

by 7th August 2008 Fashion Fix
Key Items for AW08: Bowler Hat

Key Items for AW08: Bowler Hat

Ever since spying one of the new Topshop ‘on the buses’ ads, I am suddenly harbouring an irrepressible urge to buy a bowler hat. They’ve been creeping in for a[Read More...]

by 5th August 2008 Fashion Fix
We Heart Bebaroque!

We Heart Bebaroque!

As something of a hosiery enthusiast, I am predictably exited by the abundance of pretty pretty tights on the A/W catwalks. Trouble is, whilst I can admire the illustrated legs[Read More...]

by 4th August 2008 Fashion Fix
All Eyes are on the Neck for Autumn

All Eyes are on the Neck for Autumn

Perfect your swan like poise and ballerina posture because the neck, it would seem, is having something of a moment. A quick scan of the A/W runways suggest it as[Read More...]

by 4th August 2008 Fashion Fix
Designer Profile: Edward Sexton

Designer Profile: Edward Sexton

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by 21st July 2008 Fashion Fix

Channelling Our Inner Skater Girl!

Entranced by this beautiful Goldfrapp video for “Caravan Girl”, we’ve fooled ourselves into thinking that an easy centre parting, checked shirt and denim cut-offs are all a girl needs to[Read More...]

by 21st July 2008 Fashion Fix

Style Inspiration: Brideshead Revisited

Being a somewhat besotted fan of Evelyn Waugh’s writing, not to mention my longing to live and dress with the Bright Young Things of 20s upper class London, it was[Read More...]

by 21st July 2008 Fashion Fix
Trends: The Heidi Braid

Trends: The Heidi Braid

A perennial style classic, beloved of eternal girl-child icons the world over (think Kirsten Dunst, Mary-Kate and, well, Lolita) the ”Heidi braid” has me utterly enchanted this summer. A playful[Read More...]

by 18th July 2008 Fashion Fix
Trends: The Heidi Braid

Trends: The Heidi Braid

A perennial style classic, beloved of eternal girl-child icons the world over (think Kirsten Dunst, Mary-Kate and, well, Lolita) the ”Heidi braid” has me utterly enchanted this summer. A playful[Read More...]

by 18th July 2008 Fashion Fix