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09/10/2014

INSPIRED BY… THE HORN

The horn is a talisman of protection. It is an ancient Italian amulet worn to repel the evil eye or malocchio. In Italian, the horn is referred to as cornuto, corno or cornicello and literally means ‘little horn’. Traditionally the horn would’ve been pinned to babies’ clothing straight after birth. The malocchio was supposed to harm pregnant women, nursing mothers and their babies. Although it’s main form is as a necklace, during the latter half of the 20th century, the horn was hung in cars as a good luck charm.... Read More

08/10/2014

TREND FOCUS: HIGH NECK JUMPERS

Autumn is now definitely upon us so it’s time to get practical with our fashion choices. Thankfully one of this season’s hottest trends is the classic high/roll/turtle neck jumper. We love that these super-cosy knits will now earn us big fashion points – if it’s good enough for Rita Ora then it’s good enough for us! Black is always a classic, but go for berry shades or fresh white for an updated look. Hugely versatile, the turtle neck is perfect with high-waisted trousers, casual jeans, an A-line skirt – you name... Read More