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Fashion meets food

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If you like a bit of fashion in your food or just have caught the baking bug after watching Jo wheatley win the awesome great British bake off this year… Get baking the stylish way with my new cake blog

This week:
Cath kidston inspired country Rose cake & marble cupcakes. Pass the tea please!



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October 8, 2011 at 9:24 pm

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Everyone’s wearing – the Midi (or Calf Length Skirt)

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Usually confined to English teachers and the over 65’s, the calf length skirt or midi, is making a huge come back for Autumn/Winter 2010 thanks to Marc Jacobs for Louis Vuitton.

Done well it can hide a multitude of sins. Cellulite and wobbly post holiday thighs spring to mind.  Keep it light with chiffons and neutrals for the rest of the summer then progress to ladylike wool for winter. Tuck in your blouse and embrace your inner librarian.  These girls show us how it’s done…..

Gemma Arterton, Alexa Chung, Kirsten DunstLouis Vuitton Midi Skirt Fall 2010 rtw collection


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June 30, 2010 at 9:24 pm

Chanel Resort 2011 – St Tropez

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How beautiful are these Chanel dresses from the Chanel Resort 2011 Collection? Looks like the maxi is here to stay

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June 11, 2010 at 8:29 pm