Suspicious Street Style: Why I Hate the Hipsters

  This article has been published on The Huffington Post. You can read it HERE Hipster: hip-ster. Noun. A person who follows the latest trends and fashions. Ok, first things first: I don’t actually hate the hipsters. That would be a little too far. But, what I do have a problem with, is fashion’s current fixation with street … Continue reading

MEATliquor: Don’t Believe The Hype?

Let’s be honest: there’s been enough talk about MEATliquor (supposedly London’s hottest burger joint) to persuade even the hardiest of Veggies to walk through its darkened doors. But, is it really worth all the hype? My curiosity got the better of me, and I set out to investigate…   Image: Deezen   Firstly- and this … Continue reading

Thighs, Tits and Tummys: Rihanna for River Island

Unless you have been hiding in a small, windowless closet for the last week, you will know that Rihanna has launched her debut collection for River Island as part of London Fashion Week. This much anticipated collection was hyped up until Twitter was fit to burst- at one point I thought my newsfeed was about … Continue reading

Pillow Magazine: Pantone Announces Fashion Colour Report

Just a quick one today to show you my latest article for Pillow Magazine! I was asked to write up a feature on Pantone’s Fashion Colour Report for Autumn 2013. Pantone, the Kings of Colour, have rather cleverly pulled together the hottest colour for Autumn into one handly report. Read my full article HERE Ally x

London Fashion Week: What To Expect

This article was originally published on The Daily Touch. You can read it HERE   That time has come round again. The time when London is transformed into even more of a beautiful, energised, stylish city than it already is (if that is possible). It’s nearly time for London Fashion Week. When? 15th- 19th February Where? Somerset House, … Continue reading

The coast, the cold, and a cafe.

Today to celebrate my mid-week day off, Phil and I took a little trip to Rye. I don’t go to Rye enough. It’s the perfect little harbour town, and more importantly, it’s a mere 10 minutes drive. There are only about two or three chain shops- the rest are independently owned boutiques, cafes and restaurants. … Continue reading

Twitter is fast becoming the biggest weapon in business: An Interview with Alyssa Smith

This article was originally published on The Daily Touch. You can read it HERE ‘If you like Twitter then you’ll love the Tweetie Bird one. That’s the necklace that kind of got me where I am today.’ Thinking of starting your own business once you’ve left University? Don’t underestimate the power of social media, says multi … Continue reading

FIRST LOOK: River Island High Summer 2013 Preview

It will come as no surprise that, earlier this week, I jumped at the chance to attend the River Island High Summer preview. After attending their Spring Summer press day a couple of months ago, where I was treated to an abundance of exquisite cocktails, retro 90s tunes and more fashion than I could shake … Continue reading

Pillow Magazine: Hot New Jewellery Designers

A few weeks ago (maybe more like a month ago now, time is flying already!), I went to the Top Drawer fair at Earl’s Court. It was mostly for a weekend wander, but also to scout out some new and unheard of brands for a new feature. As predicted, Top Drawer didn’t disappoint, and I … Continue reading

Pillow Magazine: The Pillow Guide to Looking Cool While Working Out

Evening blog readers! Just a quick post today, I have a mammoth amount of things to update but am trying to spread them out nicely over the next few days. Today I wanted to share my latest article for Pillow Magazine, which is all about looking cool whilst working out. Gym gear has never been … Continue reading