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  • Gotta Have It

    Need a new tote for Autumn? Course you do! Choose from our Top 5 edit of the season's hottest cross-body bags and work your look from the accessories up.

  • Lush living

    Corrr blimey - how can I get my living room to look like that? Walnut shelving, herringbone oak parquet floor, a bespoke sofa...

    • UP UP AND AWAY

      A chic, sexy, stylish... suitcase? Yep, really. Meet the cult luggage brand that's flying high this summer. Check it out before you check it in.

    • Green is the new black

      Ethical fashion; sustainable fashion; slow fashion, whatever you want to call it, rock the best summer wardrobe without feeling guilty this season.

      • Dingle dangle delights

        When the high street can't cut it for gorgeous, glam jewellery, just head to Just Jules. Take these beauties for example...

      • Well, hello you!

        How has Keanu Reeves not aged in 30 years?! The laconic Hollywood star is back in a fashion campaign that's got social media a-swooning. Shall we examine the evidence?

        • Put a Spring in your Step

          Kick off spring in style with a pair of super-cool new season trainers. Here are our 9 faves - plus how to wear them when you're not heading to the gym.

        • READY TO GET CRAFTY?

          Forget its naff '70s connotations, macramé is a big news in interiors and fashion this summer. Ready to get crafty?

          • New season fashion – a bluffer’s guide

            Spring is coming but what to wear? Here are the key six trends that'll give your wardrobe an easy-peasy update.

          • Bag this beauty

            Need a new bag? With Mother's Day coming up, it's the perfect reason to hint to your family about 'bagging' this gorgeous one from Nest Gifts.

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