‘Curating your ears’ is big trend in fashion – hey, no laughing at the back, it really is A Thing. And these slinky silver danglers from Thame and Bicester-based Biagio the Jeweller totally fit the bill.Read more
The evenings are lighter, the sun is out (intermittently, at least) and I’ve finally removed my thermal vest, wahey! Yep, spring has sprung and my thoughts have turned to my spring/summer wardrobe – which, to be frank, needs work. So here are 5 SS17 trends to spring you into the new season (no bralette or Flashdance shoulders required)…Read more
If you’re looking to create something special for Christmas, India Mahon is your woman. The Stow-on-the-Wold-based jeweller is one of the most talented designers I’ve come across.Read more
There’s no shortage of lovely cashmere brands but there’s always room for another one, so it’s a cosy welcome to Wiltshire-based brand Finch.Read more
Muddy Stilettos has many celebrity readers – Rihanna, Princess Kate, Michelle Obama (um, I may be exaggerated slightly here). But one high profile, supercool lady who honestly does love the blogaroo is Kim Winser, above, owner of the brilliant designer Winser London brand and ex head honcho at Pringle, Aquascutum and Agent Provocateur.
Winser London, for me, sits in that lovely space once taken by Whistles before it went off the boil – design savvy, well made classics that look and feel designer but sit at the top end of the high street price bracket.Read more
Fancy ruffling some feathers when you saunter into your Xmas party? Dresses Come True in Missenden has been ramping up the glamour, sequins and marabou since it opened in May…Read more
It’s all too easy look doe-eyed to London for fashion inspiration and expertise, but who has the time and dosh to traipse into the smoke for style assistance?
Lucky for us then, that Gloria Budd – preferred stylist for Matches London no less, and just-about-to-start lecturer at the London College of Style – lives out this way. Even more unusual that Gloria happens to have a a masters degree in NLP and further training in Clinical Hypnosis (are you feeling very sleepy?).Read more
I think we’re ready to start coveting new season fashy stuff, don’t you? Never mind trotting down Bond St, smart shoppers leg it to My Boudoir in Marlow for its stupendous pre-loved designer gear…Read more
Mwah! OK, so I *have* to have this ring. The elegant Henley-based Studio 35 has had a brief sojourn into kitsch territory with this awesome piece of fingerware.Read more
I’m a latercomer to statement jewellery but even I’ve finally figured out that it really does have the power to transform an outfit (cue eye-rolling)…Read more
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