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Strathberry Awarded "Most Stylish Retailer"
Strathberry of Scotland were the new comers at the Scottish Style Award that was hosted at the beautiful Kelvin Grove Museum in Glasgow last Saturday but saw off classic brands Miumiu and Armani for the prize of “Most Stylish Retailer”. Strathberry sounds like they have been around for a very long time, but they are Scotland’s they are a young company that draws upon the legacy of Scottish textiles and leather craft to create a host of luxury desirables from handbags to a golf bag which Godfather actor Andy Garcia has adopted as his bag of choice so how did their flag ship store No. 81 steal a march on the Italians at the awards?
47 - Classic US Brand hits London Streets
Stylist Rakelle Maurici tells the history of vintage US Sports brand ‘47’ and how they went from selling penants to street cool sweats, T's and other iconic sports clothing for men and women.
The F&F Word - West Kensington F&F Boutique launches
It seemed s little surreal heading to a giant Tesco Express to go to fashion Boutique launch but F&F and Tesco have been undergoing a transformation with their Yves Saint Laurent Paris show and the appointment of Anita Bolger formerly of Betty Jackson as Brand Director and Kate Crossey from M&S to head up their Womenswear design team. I’m generally steer away from “affordable fashion” the same way I avoid budget eggs and go for the free range, but F&F are stealing a march on the affordable fashion lines showing that you can do affordable fashion with style and even ethical sourcing! Even Vogue has been impressed by F&F’s re-invention.
Zatchels Pop-up Shop Opens in Bicester Village!
For those of you who love these satchel shaped handbags and are in search of summer bargains, then head to Bicester Village in Oxfordshire. The pop up shop opens today June 7th 2013.
Stylish yet sensible…
This phrase does seem to haunt a few trend items, what's happened to us? Is it the rain, is it the incessant role call of political idiocy, the grinding procession of double, triple and maybe even quadruple fiscal dips? Are we just too tired to suffer anymore, so much so that we seek not indulgences but a little comfort and order? Amidst this madness we all seek a little oasis of sanity; and ironically we can find this place of sanity within the usually frivolous world of accessories.
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