Ralph Lauren Fall 2012 Womenswear

Friday, February 17, 2012

Ralph Lauren’s Fall 2012 collection shown this week at the close of New York Fashion Week took inspiration from the ‘English manor’. Now English period tv shows such…

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Comb pocket

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Ever wonder what that extra, slim pocket on the inside pocket of your blazer is for? It’s a comb pocket, for those times when you simply must neaten…

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On the street – Savile Row

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

I spotted this couple walking along Savile Row. I loved that not only the tones of their leather shoes matached but their camel coloured coats complimented each other…

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The year in prep – A review of 2011

Friday, December 30, 2011

2011 is almost at an end, so it’s time to look back at the past year and see how the prep landscape has changed. For us Londoners we’ve…

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Red & Green tartan for Christmas

Friday, December 23, 2011

Red and green are the colours of Christmas time, but how to combine them successfully? This is the time of year when we faithfully rely on tartan to…

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Nautical for 2012

Thursday, December 15, 2011

It’s almost Christmas and aside from looking back at 2011, it’s also time to look forward to what 2012 has in store. To fill the gaps between Autumn/Winter…

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Competition – Ralph Lauren Fair Isle hat

Monday, December 12, 2011

Here in London, even as the temperature drops, I’m always dashing between the chill winds outside and the heat of the Tube or my workplace, so easily removable…

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Attire 11 – Winter Layers

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Sometimes function in clothing is key. When the winter months hit and the weather gets cold and wet you just have to layer up and get on with…

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Tweed Run – the ladies

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Not to be outdone, the ladies donned their tweed accessorising with vintage pieces, fur, hats and scarfs Erin O’Connor The ladies from the Vintage Mafia Jenny Dyson of…

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Tweed Run – the gentlemen

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Sport coats, blazers, waistcoats, fairisle sweaters, vests, bowties, tweed ties, plus fours, flat caps, baker-boy hats, tartan scarves, collegiate scarves, you name it, all manner of preppy, tweedy…

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