Fashion

Drink & Draw: The Biscuit Factory #EdFashion


Last night a unique event took place at The Biscuit Factory (which yes- actually used to make biscuits!) in Leith. Run by Satisfashion and Lanyard Media, the team behind revolutionary hashtag #edfashion , Drink & Draw invited bloggers, fashionistas and artists alike to view exclusive pieces from local designers and sketch our interpretations, while we shared a glass of bubbly or three. We are already excited for the sequel!

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Kakao by K: Scandinavian Style on Thistle Street

Thistle Street in Edinburgh is a hidden gem of the city; full of independent fashion boutiques, cafes and stunning architecture. Amongst this treasure trove lies Kakao by K, a Scandinavian store selling minimalist designs and gorgeous handmade jewellery. Click here to shop online!

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Sarah’s Asos Boutique Wishlist: House of Sunny

Hello there! Recently I’ve been so obsessed with everything ‘House of Sunny’ has to offer. Their minimalist, clean and all round excellent style has got me hooked to their Instagram feed and also their website (you can find this amazing boutique on Asos Marketplace aswell). 

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Photoshoot with Amelia Jacobsen

The Urbanity team recently had the incredible experience of a photoshoot day with Amelia Jacobsen Portraits. Here we show you the results which we are over the moon about, and chat to the lovely Amelia about her vision for the company. We had such a fabulous time at her studio in Leith and would recommend it to everyone; click here to find out how you can get involved!


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Ruth’s Asos Boutique Wishlist


I’m sure you’ve all heard of- and shopped at- ASOS, but what about the Boutiques?Known as Asos Marketplace, this section of the website has been revamped and now hosts hundreds of vintage and independent collections for men and women from local sellers. Here, print-lover Ruth has compiled her top 5 most covetable summer items from this fashion treasure trove.







Jayne Tunic £34



The 90’s is one of the best eras for style inspiration in my opinion, and this tunic from Never Fully Dressed, a chic minimalist store, hits it threefold: sheer, high neck and split-side. 















Arya Co-Ord £45



This pineapple-print twinset from Dolly Rocka screams beach party at me. It’s bound to impress as it flatters curves and compliments sun kissed tans.  Co-ords are absolutely still a DO in my book!















Dress £16.99



This gingham smock dress is a preppy summer dream. Poppy Lovers Fashion gives a girl obsessed with grids, check and tartans her perfect frock, while incorporating the hot new crochet trend. Double win!
















Trousers £28



Stripes are a huge love for Sarah and I, so these flattering straight leg trousers from Bags 2 Bitches have been added right into my shopping bag. I adore how they’ve been paired with simple monochrome to accentuate the print.














Shirt £16

Peekaboo Vintage has reworked a classic 90’s flannel shirt into a modern masterpiece with leather sleeves.It’s on sale just now so act fast if you want to recreate this grunge look.














Ruth @ Urbanity xxx



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