Scottish Fashion

Edinburgh Castle Tweed: Style It Your Way


Earlier this year, Edinburgh Castle launched an exclusive tweed and with it, a brand new collection of gorgeous accessories. Here, I styled the structural tweed backpack as part of Historic Environment Scotland’s new ‘Style It Your Way’ lookbook, and of course posed for photos in front of the breathtaking Edinburgh Castle, which conveniently, is just a quick walk down the road from my flat!.

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Scottish Fashion and Art for Positive Mental Health Action

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I’m so excited to finally share with you the backstage images taken by the wonderful Edinburgh fashion photographer Ellie Morag at Coburg House from my charity event #MINDFRAME, a showcase of Scottish fashion and art presented by the Scottish Design Exchange in aid of one of Scotland’s largest mental health charities, Penumbra. Find out more about the event below!

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Autumn/Winter Transition: The Knitwear Edit with Collingwood Norris

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Today’s outfit post features 3 gorgeous knitwear pieces from Scottish Borders-based designer knitwear brand Collingwood Norris, who create super-soft, cosy and most importantly, ethically made, clothing and accessories that are perfect for transitional dressing here in Scotland as the Summer days quickly fade into chilly Autumn nights. See how I styled the wrap, hat and jumper below…

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Trend Tuesday: Supersize Gingham

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There’s no denying that gingham has been one of the biggest trends of 2017. From ankle boots to midi skirts, Bardot tops to shirt dresses, this twee little print has been plastered over the worldwide style scene for ages now, and I for one am definitely not bored yet!

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Mindframe: Charity Fashion Show and Art Exhibition

 

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Together with the Scottish Design Exchange, I am hosting a new event called Mindframe, a fashion show and art exhibition in aid of Penumbra, one of Scotland’s leading mental health charities, on Thursday 5th October from 7pm at Coburg House, in Leith, Edinburgh.
GET TICKETS HERE

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