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Forever in the Trenches

Vintage Aquascutum Ads

Apparently, you don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. That may be true for personal presence, but not for the iconic trench coat.

Is Black the New Black?

Watching The Sea Cristina Miguel

Whilst trends come and go, textures reign and fall, and labels conquer and collapse, the colour black still shimmies down those catwalks season after season, and onto the bodies of A-listers. With the BAFTAs, SAGs and the Golden Globes recently, it was all-black which triumphed on the red carpet, naming Natalie Portman, Emma Stone, and not forgetting, Mr Pitt, the best-dressed.

Beckham's Launch of the Year

Beckham H&M

So Beckham’s bearing all again, this time for his own debut collection of ‘Body-wear’ in partnership with High Street giant, H&M. In an ad, which premiered at half-time of the Chelsea and Man-U game on Saturday, the football star unveiled a vision of what has been 18 months in the making.

The Return of Kate Spade

Kate Spade City Lights

Some of you might ask: Did she ever leave? Others might say: Really, it's me who's moved on. But after being Customer #112 (number is approximate), I've rediscovered her.

Christmas for Kids

Owl Nightlight From White Rabbit England

Shopping for the kids in your life can be even more gratifying than shopping for yourself. You just have to keep away from Hamley's. And when the items are as fabulous as these, you can be sure that everyone will come away happy. We suggest by age group, and suggest you get busy.

Gifts for the Naughty (and Nice)

Myla's Darcy Feather Bustle Knicker

Christmas is sneaking up on us one more. What gifts are you buying this year? Lucky for you, dear reader, cheekily checking out the stores is one of my many pastimes.