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Summer Expectations Vs. Reality

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Summer can carry a lot of expectations, especially if you are responsible for organising a bunch of fun activities for the family or friend group! Now we've had a lot of scorching days this summer thus plenty of opportunities for fun in the sun. Although...summer doesn't always go to plan! Here are some summer Expectations VS. Reality  Going to the Beach  Expectation: A nice picnic on the beach, warm sun on your back, a majestic view of the sea - maybe a few drinks whilst the kids make sandcastles - what could go wrong eh?!      Reality: Sand in your picnic,...

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AWARE: sustainable collection

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So...it's finally here. We in the fashion world have all been waiting for it! And now we have a name! A brand new, standalone collection by Vero Moda - this time with an Eco-friendly twist! No, you've not heard wrong! This Danish originating, fashion brand has recently launched AWARE. A nature inspired collection said to be Vero Moda's first step towards bridging "the gap between offering seasonal fashion and more sustainable collections."  This original collection focuses on the everyday fit, whilst catering towards a green and clean future, perfect for the women who wants to think more consciously about her fashion choices without comprising...

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London Fashion Week Envy

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Hello all,  This week finds me writhing in green envy as London Fashion Week carries on without me. It's almost as if no one cares that I'm not there. Rude.  As some of my friends (people I stalk on instagram) blithely post images from the shows and backstage, I quietly plot ways to get to go another year. You see it's on my bucket list. I'm not greedy, I don't want to sit on the front row or go backstage and meet anyone special, I just want to be a part of it for five minutes or more.  The spectacle...

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Fashion is a strange creature

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I've loved clothes for as long as I can remember, I've embraced all the clichéd phases of my childhood, the pink and girly dresses stage, the wonderful 90's trend for huge boots, shorts and floppy velvet hats, and a particularly unstylish Goth period. Now I sit comfortably somewhere between all of these incarnations and try not to look too messy when my Nan visits. It's a happy medium.    One thing I will always get stuck on though is looking at a new collection in a completely seasonally inappropriate month; we're always buying six months ahead and waiting eagerly for new...

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We're expecting!

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However misleading that title may be, I am not pregnant. My mother would be very displeased. Instead and much more excitingly we will soon be the official retailer for Petit Bateau in Bedford! We have a carefully edited selection of items arriving in store in the coming month and we can't wait for you all to see it.  We'll have classic rain coats and tiny knitted jumpers fit for your little princes and princesses...    You'll be in good company!Who can argue with a royal connection and two very stylish mothers like Angelina Jolie and Michelle Williams.

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