Posted in October 2013

Resist the pink

Resist the pink

IN CASE you’ve missed the memo, the only shade of coat to wear this season is pink (pale pink, to be precise, all sweet and pretty like a sugared almond). I say memo, but what I really mean is ‘unyielding, dogged, sledge-hammer insistence’ on the part of every fashion journalist (on the planet, it seems) … Continue reading

Skincare heroes

Skincare heroes

WHEN a respected beauty editor (the wonderful Sali Hughes for The Guardian, since you ask) lets slip that there is a handful of affordable brands that the world’s skincare experts favour over all else, your ears prick up. Mine did at least. It was a few months ago now, maybe early spring, and the lovely … Continue reading

Gold rush

Gold rush

First off, apologies, folks, for the recent disappearing act. When you’re as greedy as I am, you can’t afford to pass up on a job that will fund your habit. So, I’ve been ignoring all calls to browse and focusing instead on work. It’s true what ¬†they say, though, too much work makes Edie a … Continue reading

One of a kind

One of a kind

I’M genuinely excited and all-a-flutter about the newest label to arrive in Seagreen, Dublin, this week. Because I like a good frock. And I’m partial to a bit of exclusivity. And what Blonde + Ginger do best is exclusive frocks. Bingo. Blonde + Ginger is a unique new British label (all clothes are designed and … Continue reading

Manly charms

Manly charms

I FIRST came across Studio Nicholson when their spring/summer 2013 collection was flagged in the glossies, and was immediately drawn to the androgynous but oh-so-chic silhouette their clothes presented. Studio Nicholson, spring/summer 2013 collection Now, their new-season collection is available for purchase online, and it’s just as enticing. Studio Nicholson was founded in 2010 by … Continue reading

Plaid revisited

Plaid revisited

TWO weeks ago, I admitted undying love for the plaid shirt and now, again, here I am, returning to the very same subject. It would seem I’ve been well and truly suckered. Anyway, in case any of you out there doubted my assertion that the plaid shirt is a thing of true beauty, let me … Continue reading