The Urban Guide to the Countryside
Bucks & Oxon Edition

Category: Fashion

Fash attack! 5 SS17 trends you can actually wear

29 Mar 2017

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)…

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STYLE: Kim Winser’s Top 6 buys for A/W 16

27 Oct 2016

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.

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Meet Gloria. She’ll super style you!

19 Sep 2016

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?).

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