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Behind the Scenes at YOU Magazine’s Mother’s Day shoot

March 15, 2015 LLG Fashion

If you are in the UK, then it’s Mothering Sunday today. To celebrate, back in the first week of February my mother (above) and I took part in a lovely shoot for The Mail on Sunday’s YOU magazine, featuring five stylish mothers and daughters, which runs today. The story is here. It’s the second shoot […]

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Three me me me things…

November 12, 2014 Friends Food Family

hi Ever wanted to follow the trail of Bruce Chatwin’s journey from In Patagonia? Or learn the secrets of urban beekeeping? Or hear John Simpson’s incredible anecdotes from more than 40 years in journalism? Earn your wings in a British Airways flight simulator? Attend a show at London Fashion Week front row (with, er, me)? This month sees […]

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BA High Life: Welcome to tomorrow’s London

July 6, 2014 LLG Press

Back in May, I was asked to take part in a panel on the future of London by British Airways’ magazine High Life, hosted by Will Self.  Their pitch? “With foreign money, companies and people flowing into London like never before, the city has become a global hub and the future has never looked brighter. […]

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Judging the 2014 NatWest UK Fashion & Textile Awards

February 26, 2014 LLG Fashion

I’m very pleased to announce that I am a member of the judging panel for this year’s NatWest UK Fashion & Textile Awards, which celebrate the UK fashion industry, recognising the immense creativity, innovation and success of British brands, young design talent and UK based companies. The gala awards  take place on May 22nd at East London’s […]

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The Times 50 people you should follow on Twitter…

November 4, 2013 LLG Press

Thank you very much to The Times and their writer Ben Machell for including me in their list of the 50 people you should follow on Twitter (paywall). I am fully alive to the irony that when I read their description of my life I was sitting in my London rental flat contemplating the landlord’s failure […]

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Bits & Pieces: LLG Press & Giveaway Winners

June 10, 2013 Competitions & Giveaways

Lots of lovely press for LLG last week. Here’s the low down, followed by the recipients of the two latest LLG giveaways: Laura Weir, Fashion Features Director at The Sunday Times Style section wrote a feature for the News Review on the rise of Vine, and interviewed me for it. The piece is here (paywall).

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LLG Press: BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, & Harper’s Bazaar Launch a New Literary Blog

March 4, 2013 Books & writers

Some of the things I do in the public eye are as a result of LLG, but others are part of my career in general: for example,  I’ve been appearing on radio & TV as a talking head on fashion and style since 2000. But some months I’ll do nothing, and then suddenly I’ll be […]

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LLG Press: High Life European Influencers feature

February 11, 2013 LLG Press

When I open a magazine and see my name on anything other than a journalist’s byline, it still take a while to compute. This is the most recent issue of British Airways’ inflight magazine High Life, which has an entire section dedicated to what’s new & influential in Europe. Click here to read the entire […]

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LLG Press: The Evening Standard 1000: London’s Most Influential People 2012

November 6, 2012 LLG Press

A HUGE thank you to The Evening Standard’s Editor in Chief Sarah Sands, and to their fashion Editor Karen Dacre, for deciding to choose me as one of the new entries in the Style Movers & Shakers section in The 1000: London’s Most Influential People 2012, the list of the 1000 individuals “that helped make London […]

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LLG Press: Shopping Page in Time Out London

October 23, 2012 British shops

I was thrilled to be asked by Time Out London Associate Shopping & Style editor – and blogger – Maggie Westhead (nee Davis) to compile a short guide to my kind of shopping in London, which is in the issue out today in London. (In case you missed the announcement, as of the end of […]

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