Edinburgh Fashion Week

This gorgeous picture is from a photoshoot collaboration with Scot Street Style! Click read more to see more from the gorgeous models. If you’re as excited as I am about the second ever annual Edinburgh Fashion Week (5th-13th March 2016) then you’ll have been keeping up with the #edfashion hashtag along with all the latest news on social media. There’s only 3 days left to buy Early Bird tickets so snap them up now! (There’s even VIP packages!

You can see collections from stores and designers in the West End, Princes st, George st, Jenners, John Lewis, Thistle st, and many more, including an ECA Post-Graduate collection show. 

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A-Z of Personal Style Advice

A little bird once told me that the worst men often give the best advice. I do not pride myself on being the best dressed, but I adore doling out my fashion advice or dressing others. I believe that it’s not about WHAT you wear, but how you wear it, and the image of yourself that you’d like to project, whether that’s hashtag girl boss or super chilled effortless chic.

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Savage Beauty: Alexander McQueen

After receiving the Savage Beauty book for Christmas and pouring over the jaw-dropping creations of Lee Alexander McQueen from his famous touring exhibition, I was thrilled to hear rumours of the upcoming biopic of the legendary fashion designer’s life to be directed by the talented Andrew Haigh. Read more about it on The Guardian, and scroll on to see an ode to his Most Memorable Shows and Collections, from one of my favourite blogs, Lets Talk About Beauty. As always, rest in peace Lee McQueen. There will never be anyone more inspirational to young fashion designers everywhere as you.

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International Fashion Brands

Five incredible countries. Five INCREDIBLE fashion brands.

 
I discovered these style wonderlands on Instagram, and have become utterly obsessed with their under-the-radar aesthetic
 

As much as I advocate the shop local movement, these global brands are the ones you need to know about in 2016!

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Edinburgh Vintage Shopping

I love a bit of charity-shop-hopping for retro bargains, but sometimes you can’t beat a specialist vintage boutique to find that perfect piece. Edinburgh has some great shops which I’ll talk all about under the read more, and if you are a fellow vintage-lover, come along to Judy’s Affordable Vintage fair at the Assembly Rooms on January 30th!

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