Style Update: A perfect plaid parka

The perfect plaid jacket…. it’s what I hunt for every single season, without a shadow of a doubt. In summer it’s a blazer, in winter it’s a search for the ideal parka shape. And I’m pleased to say, this year, I found said coat without much effort at all.  This parka is oversized, hooded, as cuddly as a duvet and…
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Style Update: Perfectly Plaid with Tommy Hilfiger

Yesterday was the first day of winter. And while I wished that meant snowflakes and hot chocolate, sadly it’s still warm as anything down here in the south, on the island. So, all those winter clothes I packed for my time at home… well, they are having to be cleverly paired. Out go the chunky turtlenecks, and such, and in…
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Daks Autumn Winter 2012

This season DAKS really took my breath away. Sadly, the pictures do not at all reflect the brilliance of this collection.Sheila McKain-Waid has taken a tired British brand that was obsessed with its trademark plaid and made it into a line that has us actually excited when we see the pattern swan out onto the runway. It reminds me very…
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