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Chevron knit dress – it’s a sign!

To be honest, I don’t know if this is actually a wardrobe essential or if I am just retrofitting the decision to purchase it into my list of 50, but my new zig zag dress is a firm fave. Purchased from, yet again, Gormans (been there yet?) this chevron knit dress is a poor woman’s […]

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A summer LBD with a cheating splash of colour…

In 1926 Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel published a picture of a short, simple black dress in American Vogue. It was calf-length, straight, and decorated only by a few diagonal lines. Vogue called it “Chanel’s Ford”. Like the Model T, the little black dress was simple and accessible for women of all social classes. Vogue also said […]

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Fishing Fashion – the original Breton top

I am a mad keen fisherman. I love being out in the sea – hauling in snapper withy my soft bait rod I have named Donatella due to her over-the-top gold pattern and the rainbow fishing trace she came with, giving her a decidedly Versace feel. (We also have a more subdued fishing rod of […]

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