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Tag Archive: Anthropologie

Frock on Friday

This week’s frock comes from Anthropologie, and it’s all about the detail. The streamlined silhouette featuring a scoop neckline, nipped-in waist and midi skirt allows the highly decorative folk-style embroidery to shine. (Very Important Feature, as the classic cut ensures you don’t look like you’ve emerged from a documentary about traditional Hungarian folk dancing.) Folk […]

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Top 12 Animal Themed Desk Accessories

Following on from yesterday’s birdy pick of the week, I couldn’t resist showing you some more amazing critter-themed desk accessories. I know, it’s not ground-breaking stuff but the news has been so utterly depressing lately that I feel the need for a distraction. Enter the irresistible otter tape dispenser (thanks Pip from Meet Me at […]

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Birdy of the week: Obliging Bird Clip

Obliging Bird Clip, £18 from Anthropologie. Goshballs, you’ve gotta take your hat off to Anthropologie. Someone there has been mining the work of mid-century Danish designers (why hello Kay Bojesen, Hans Bolling, Kristian Vedel and J.V. Orel) and their modernist wooden animal creations. Not a bad move, considering that Scandinavian mid-century modern design is hotter […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: Silver and Gold

Precious little presents under the Christmas tree are always welcome, but they don’t have to cost the earth – or come from the pages of chain-store jewellery catalogue. Here’s my round-up of some of the best little luxuries for Christmas from around the globe, starting at $36. 1. Georg Jensen Ilse stainless steel vase, AU$110 […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: Presents for mums, sisters and girlfriends

Finishing your Christmas shopping this weekend? Here’s my edit of the best presents for all the lovely ladies in your life, starting at £8.96. If you spot something you fancy for yourself, just share it on Facebook or Twitter prefaced with a big ‘Hint, hint’! 1. ‘Dash Dot’ pointy mittens by Donna Wilson, available in […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: The Neon Edition

If there’s one trend that’s really taken hold this year, it’s neon. From crafty hand-woven baskets to to glossy Comme Des Garçons wallets, fluoro is the way to go. Here are my top picks for the nicest (and most definitely) brightest Christmas presents. 1. Eva straw weave clutch, AU$179 from Gorman. 2. Little leather locket […]

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