Music Makes The World Go Round…Week Four’s Big Five

Ready for some new music?  It’s that time of the week (already, can you believe it?) to share last week’s top 5 loved tracks.   The sunshine may have made a sudden disappearance, been… Continue reading

The Fashion Office Recommends…week three

So, Friday has snuck up on us once again!  We’re now on week three of The Fashion Office Recommends – a selection of tracks sent my way from my fashionable desk sharers and created to… Continue reading

Music Makes The World Go Round – Week 3’s Top 5

Here’s this week’s instalment of the week’s top 5 loved tracks, including some true classics and dance floor stormers.  What better a way to help you through the heatwave… 1. Stevie Wonder – Higher Ground… Continue reading

Breaking News: Eco Bag To Save Global Economy

Look what arrived in the post today.  A re-usable bag with slightly more than an ecological message… A friend recently loaded a picture of this lovely little bag on Facebook.  Turns out it’s… Continue reading

The Fashion Office recommends…a tribute to Michael Jackson

He’ll be number one in the charts, Google’s most searched term, the biggest topic for bloggers, a sell-out in all music stores, on everyone’s iPod (including mine) and he’s already Last FM’s top listened… Continue reading

Music makes the world go round – week 2

Not to be confused with the recently launched ‘The Fashion Office Recommends’ feature (available each Friday), this is week two of soldiersailor’s top weekly tracks.  All fantastic five of them. Get to it  –… Continue reading

It’s official: my dad is the coolest

Check him out – this is one cool dude. He’s suave, he’s uber fashionable (or at least he was in the 70s) and best of all, he’s my Dad. Last week, i asked… Continue reading

Music to write to. The fashion office recommends…

Bloggers, fashionistas and anyone who gives a d**n about music, listen up – this is your definitive collection of recommended tracks from possibly the most fashionable office.  As a way of expanding our collections and bringing new… Continue reading

Music makes the world go round…(and the week a lot quicker).

To quote my much loved and sadly missed grandmother “Music is the international language”.  And, after a week filled with the discovery of some really quite amazing new songs (and a few fabulous… Continue reading

Plaid Please! – The essential check shirt

Checking out what was in the shops yesterday, i got caught up in a sea of lumberjack shirts.  Clashing Pink and yellow, classic red and blue, cheesecloth or roll up sleeves – which… Continue reading

Donald Byrd – Change Makes You Want To Hustle

I got into work extra early this morning as things seem to be taking a hectic turn.  So I plugged myself into Last FM and decided to listen to some of my ‘friends’… Continue reading

Deviate – Manuel Tur & D Play

Whilst researching turn-tables, I got side-tracked and came across Deviate by German DJ, Mauel Tur and D Play.  And it’s awesome.   Ok, so it doesn’t really do very much, but that’s exactly… Continue reading

Sunday soundtrack #3: Perfect Blue Buildings, Counting Crows

Normally, this kind of genre of music (soft rock?) would go straight in one ear and out the other, but Perfect Blue Buildings by Counting Crows couldn’t be a more beautiful track. It reminds… Continue reading

Top of the crops

Drop and give me 20 – the crop top is back.   I’d read it in the magazines and seen it creeping into a few in shops.  The latest thing to be littering… Continue reading

Trackback #2 – Aim and Coldwater Music

I was thinking it was probably about time I added to Trackback #1 just as ‘Coldwater Music’ by Aim popped up on my shuffle.  Enter Trackback #2.   It’s a track that reminds… Continue reading

The underestimation of the humble T-shirt & mini

Ransacking my wardrobe for something new and a combo never worn, I went retro on Friday and pulled out an old black mini skirt which I thought had seen better days. Little did… Continue reading

We’ve been talking…you better get blogging

I haven’t met a blogger yet that’s not guilty of finding an excuse to prevent them from keeping their blog up to date; myself included.  So when I gasped in horror today as… Continue reading

The BIG Blazer Boom

If there’s one thing you simply must buy this season – it’s a longline 80s blazer with roll back sleeves.  Wear it with dresses, leggings, trousers and fade wash jeans and buy one… Continue reading

What’s your guilty secret?

Whilst i’m not one to be shy so to speak, there’s a certain prerequisite in society that prevents people from being their true self a lot of the time. At work, in the presence… Continue reading

First look: Matthew Williamson at H & M

A while ago, I wrote a post about the upcoming Matthew Williamson collection launching at H & M this month.  Best sharpen your elbows and get ready for those long queues, there’s only… Continue reading