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    9 Stylish movies set in Paris (#PFW special part 4)

9 Stylish movies set in London (#LFW special part 2)

  As it’s London fashion week I thought I’d make my usual fashion week series about my favourite movies set in London and the UK. Although, fashion weeks come and go and street style changes when it comes to lasting style its the big screen that has it all. As a well styled movie can immortalise a look forever. Yes – I knowthe special effects, the soundtrack and of course, the stars are all important – but for now I am focusing on the best dressed…

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9 Stylish movies set in New York (#NYFW special part 1)

As it’s New York fashion week I thought I’d make my usual fashion week series about my favourite movies set in the big apple. Although, fashion weeks come and go and street style changes when it comes to lasting style it’s the big screen that has it all. As a well styled movie can immortalise a look forever. Yes – the special effects, the soundtrack and of course, the stars are all important – but, for now I am focusing on the best dressed movies.…

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Cornish organic beauty brands & the ones you need now!

  Our annual Cornish family holiday is something I very much look forward too (you can read about one of our family holiday’s here ) I also see it as good opportunity to try some local products. Since Cornwall is home to some of the most innovative and exciting organic beauty products in Britain – I thought I would give some of the brands a whirl. Most are made using local naturally sourced ingredients, natural extracts from plants and herbs and other ecologically…

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10 Chic food shaped table wares for summer

I think my obsession with food shaped table wares started when I was young. My mother had some avocado shaped bowls (it was the seventies!) so, when I found my own many years later in a charity shop needless to say I snapped them up. In fact, thinking about it I think my mum had some sweetcorn shaped dishes too. Anyway, those little bowls got a special outing at my 1970’s themed 40th birthday and sit pride of place next…

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The Beach House in Grace & Frankie: Get the look

I’ve already mentioned how much of a fan I am of Grace & Frankie– the Emmy-nominated series on Netflix. Starring Jane Fonda as prim and proper Grace and Lily Tomlin as eccentric Frankie – and the situation they find themselves in when their husbands announce they have been having an affair, with each other – and are leaving them. If you have caught any of the 4 seasons of Grace & Frankie then you will have no doubt been lusting…

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