Tagged: true style

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In the focaccia bunfight of fashion, how is true style evaluated and who wins the cherry on the top?

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We know sometimes less is more..

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That it’s thinking out of the box..that magic moment when perfectionists take risks..

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Finding that rare sweet spot moment when it takes brains and a perverse delight to play a swaggering fool. ¬†When you aren’t.

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Elegance and body language is in the mix..

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And it’s not about money..

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Style isn’t beauty, it’s perfectly picked proportions.

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That fine, hazy line between victim and genius, because there’s no beauty without strangeness.

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(All pictures from Style.com)

Fashion is conforming to current styles and trends.

Style is throwing them out of the window.

Laters, Kate x

It’s getting colder..

And I need a hat advanced style..

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My love of these women – they are utter icons in my eyes – has been further enhanced by a new Cutting Edge documentary by Sue Barnes shown here in the UK on channel 4 this week called ‘Fabulous Fashionistas’.

Bridget Sojourner 1 The title is ghastly, and in total contrast to the subject matter..six individuals with an average age of 80 representing a stunning antidote to all those that bow down at the font of youth.

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Laters, Kate x