Summer style essentials for 2020 [ad]

Fast fashion has been forced to slow down due to the impact of Covid-19, but as the world opens up again the fashion trends of 2020 will begin to make their appearance. Here are my five favourite trends…

Photo and necklace from Daisy London
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Personal shopper: What happens and is it worth it?

What does a personal shopper do and is it worth paying for? I’ve always wanted the process of personal shopper explained, but never had a good reason to go and find out more.

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Hiding under a big jumper…

When the new Debenhams opened in Watford and I was invited down, I finally found out all there is to know.

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7 sustainable fashion hacks: How to tell if clothing is good quality

Aside from buying second hand, it can be difficult to know how to make sustainable fashion choices when buying new clothes.

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I bought this Zara coat in a charity shop for £15

The best way to buy new but sustainable fashion is to ensure good quality of clothing. I’m in my late 20s now and I can think of so many items I got rid of because they went out of fashion, only to be filled with regret a few years later when trends came back around.

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Everything you need to know about autumn/winter fashion trends in 2019

September 23 marked the start of autumn in the UK and with the change in temperature comes new autumn winter fashion 2019 trends.

It is time to start thinking about investing in this year’s winter coat and a good pair of boots, as well as the colours, shapes and styles to being incorporating into your wardrobe.

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How to shop at TK Maxx to find the best gems [ad]

In June this year the TK Maxx Oxford Street opened, and it is the company’s biggest store yet. When I read about this back in May I didn’t expect it to be somewhere I would visit, as this sounded a little overwhelming. I was wrong.

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Transition your wardrobe from summer to autumn

It may seem a little premature to be writing about summer to autumn transitional fashion trends but considering that less two weeks ago it was as little as 10° and as I write this the temperature is climbing to 35° (#climatechangeisreal), it is evident a transitional wardrobe is already needed.

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All images from Topshop at Very.co.uk

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Converse Renew: Shoes made from recycled plastic water bottles [ad]

At the end of June a recycled trainer was released, Converse Renew Canvas, with the entire fabric upper section woven from recycled polyester fiber made from old water bottles.

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I went to the launch party in Stable Street, Kings Cross London, on behalf of Very* to learn about how trainers can be made from recycled plastic and see them for myself.

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Fashion trends 2019: Everything you need to know about summer style

When I got back from travelling Asia earlier this month, I felt like I had no idea what the summer fashion trends 2019 were; so I did some good old fashioned research.

After reading lots of fashion magazines, blogs and keeping a close eye on my favourite Influencers, I have put together a pretty definitive list on every single fashion trend worth knowing about for summer 2019.

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Three transitional outfits to buy now for SS19 [gifts]

Transitional fashion was at the forefront of my mind at the end of 2018. You see, I am currently three weeks into six months travelling. I left on December 28 for Japan, with temperatures around zero, and then began moving around Asia to countries that are much, much hotter. 

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Japan in zero degrees…

This, obviously, presented me with a dilemma: What do I take that can transition from winter weather to summer, so I can save space in my backpack?

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