Tuesday, 31 January 2012

The Wardrobe Staple: Jeans

I couldn't live without my jeans

Could wearing jeans help purify the air...?

Helen Storey has developed treated jeans which remove nitrogen oxide from the air.

So wearing Jeans could be good for the environment.

Read more here

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Put Your Best Shoes On

Some of the shoes I'd have loved to have picked up along the way

Azzedine Alaia Booties

Alberta Ferretti Embelished Boots

Andreia Chaves Invisible Shoe

Sam Edelman for Balenciaga Zoe Boots

Burberry Prorsum Heels

Donna Karan

Nicholas Kirkwood

Topshop Heel Boots

United Nude

Shoes by Nowhere, as seen on 5 Inch and Up

There might be even more reason to put your best foot first, as it has been released that marketing data of shopping patterns within stores could be gained by tracking people's movements by following their shoes!

Read more here

Stripes - The Fashion Favourite

Sabrina Meijer from AfterDRK

 Sabrina Meijer from AfterDRK

Mischa Barton 

 Olivia Palmero

Susie Buble from StyleBubble

Are verticle stripes more flatering than horizontal stripes?

Peter Thompson, Senior Lecturer in Psychology at York University has carried out research that suggests that contrary to popular belief, horizontal stripes are actually more flattering than verticle stripes.

He was being interviewed on Radio 4 for the Material World show. Listen Here.

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A few of my favourite looks, better late than never

 Angelina Jolie in Versace Atelier

 Charlize Theron in Dior Couture

Emma Stone in Lanvin 

 Heidi Klum in Calvin Klein

 Jessica Biel in Ellie Saab

And the riskiest outfit of the night...
Erin Wasson in next to nothing!

Images from dailymail.co.uk