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  • 5 hot trends for Autumn

    Ready to shop the new season? We've picked out five trends we love, with an option for every budget, and all available at Westgate Oxford (or if you can't be bothered to move, online!).

  • New season, new shoes

    Clear some space on the shoe rack - I've rounded up my Top 15 footwear favourites for autumn, from elegant ankle boots to the super-cool sneakers.

  • Millie pink charm bracelets colourful glitter band with solid silver star and heart charms on arms

    Millennial magpies

    Worried about your teens' choice of arm candy? Problem solved. Millie Pink's new bracelets are cool, colourful and less trouble than a crush.

  • Tick tock

    Watch out! All the coolest girls wear men's timepieces, doncha know. Don't know where to start? Read THIS.

  • coalville designers clothing brand

    The hottest new fashion label around

    Molly Molloy, former designer at Marni, has just launched the supercool label Colville. She talks fashion mistakes (she's made a few), art inspo, and how to nail your personal style.

  • Gotta have it

    Don't miss this print-tastic collaboration between our high street hero, & Other Stories, and cool interiors designers House Of Hackney. On sale from this week and will sell out fast so chop chop!

  • Update your wardrobe

    Don't worry, we're not going to tell you to chuck it all out and start again. You just need Muddy's super-duper style tweaks. Easy-peasy!

  • M&S SS18 lilac shirt, checked trench coat and black smart leggings

    Bored of your wardrobe?

    Lost your fashion mojo? A styling sesh could save time and buyer's remorse. Muddy tries the new M&S Fit & Style Studio, Westfield.

  • Trailback: The Perfect Outdoor Boots

    Meet my new best friends! Comfortable, waterproof and stylish too. These are the boots I wear every day, from new Cornish footwear brand Trailback

  • Let’s get physical!

    Don't worry we haven't recreated THAT Olivia Newton John video. But we have tested out the best sportswear around.

  • Festive fash attack!

    Party season is fast approaching, yippee! But, what to wear? You could cover yourself in Superglue and jump in a giant vat of sequins. Or you could read on for our edit of the best partywear, featuring twinkly little numbers from your high street faves.

  • models in jw Anderson clothes leaning against white wall

    Uniqlo-oh-oh!

    It’s a match made in heaven – J.W. Anderson’s wondrously cool designs at Uniqlo prices. Let's go shopping.

  • 6 hot-to-trot AW17 trends

    We asked chic Deddington boutique, Nellie & Dove, to decode the new season's top trends. Don't go shopping until you read this!

  • Would you give away your wedding dress?

    Your wedding dress is the most important item of clothing you’ll wear. It’s probably the most expensive too, but it’ll fit like a glove, make you feel a million bucks. It’s the sort of feeling you want to bottle. So it’s a shame you only get to wear once (although I confess I occasionally pop on […]

  • Hurrahs for bras! Just make sure you get the right size.

    Squished together, hoicked up trophy bosoms are so last year! The more natural '70s boob' is in, but unless you're a nubile teenager, you'll probably still want to wear a bra to stop you from falling out. But will it be the right bra? Incredibly, about 80 percent of us are wearing the wrong sized bra - are you? If so, help is at hand...

  • Fashion that plays to your strengths!

    Got a part of you that you’d rather downplay (err, yes!), or an attribute you’re happier to flaunt? Check out the-bias-cut.com, an online fashion boutique I discovered recently with a clever filter system that helps women play to their strengths. What’s more it’s aimed at over 40s not by patronising us with safe styles but by […]

  • Wouldn’t you though?

    I've just discovered Jules Hogan on Twitter. She knits beautiful cushions, ponchos, wraps and more in her garden studio in Berkshire. Can't get enough of her gorgeous things. Take a look!

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