Articles by: Katy Smail

High Time For High-Waisted Shorts!

High Time For High-Waisted Shorts!

I am, and always have been, a dress girl through and through. The devotion to flippy skirts and girly dresses that carries me through dreary winters in a haze of […]

The Vintage Lace Dress

The Vintage Lace Dress

Having already written about, and fallen achingly and unashamedly in love with, the A/W lace trend way back in February, it is with a gleeful (and slightly territorial) heart that […]

Trends: On the fringe

Trends: On the fringe

For some time now, I have been trying to curb a creeping desire to adorn myself in fringing. Not so ridiculous as it sounds, really, when you consider that it […]

Love Your Style: Lykke Li

Love Your Style: Lykke Li

Not one to adopt “style icons” from the celebrity realm I have to confess to a guilty fascination with the sartorial choices of Swedish singer

Lust of the week: Topshop Floral Print Corset

Lust of the week: Topshop Floral Print Corset

I try and I try and I try to be good and save my pennies but Topshop is a bad place. A bad, bad place that wants to see me […]

Peach vs Coral. You Decide?

Peach vs Coral. You Decide?

Many admiring words have been spoken, of late, of the countless joys that coral can cast over one’s life. Words that I entirely agree with (perhaps I wrote them?) and, […]

Ankle Socks. A Summer Staple!

Ankle Socks. A Summer Staple!

Footwear, legwear and general leg exposure is always a bit of a tricky area when the sun bestows it’s gentle rays on pins as white as mine are. All sunkissed […]

Trends: Reluctant Debutante

Trends: Reluctant Debutante

An aura of deconstructed grandeur seems to be encircling the world of fashion at the moment. From the A/W08 collections of Balenciaga and Prada to the Cecil Beaton influence at […]