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Ladies Day, Grand National Event, Key Trends for 2017

Ladies Day, Grand National Event, Key Trends for 2017

Posted on 03 Apr 2017 in Fashion | 0 comments

Could this be the year that we see a new trend, a vision of elegance, sophistication, confident and demure? Or will our popular dailies feature Hen Parties and unguarded TV personalities slightly at odds with restrictive clothing and heels sinking into the grass? Unfortunately I don’t think we’ll ever see a scene like “My Fair […]

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Retail Dreams and Magazines.

Posted on 24 Mar 2017 in Fashion, Retail | 1 comment

Our interview series in 2017 is with Store Managers that work and live Retail. As a one time retail manager, I can both sympathise and recognise the opportunity that it offers our brave boutiques and established big brands. I wish to offer up useful insights, potential plans and gain some clarity from those on the […]

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The Kestin Hare Flagship Store, Leith, Edinburgh

Posted on 08 Mar 2017 in Blog, Fashion | 0 comments

Exciting News! Kestin Hare, Scottish Fashion Retailer of the Year 2016, will open a new unique flagship store for his menswear brand the end of March in Leith, Edinburgh. For those that don’t know Leith is a destination location, situated down by the Shore in Edinburgh’s historic docks. The store occupies a Grade A listed […]

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London Fashion Week, Men’s 2017

Posted on 09 Jan 2017 in Fashion | 0 comments

London Fashion Mens Week is off and running; how are you liking it so far? You’re not there so you’re soaking up the official channels: https://www.youtube.com/user/BritishFashionTV Day 1 Day 2 Or wait, you prefer the Vloggers; getting a first hand insight into their life and personal opinions, People like Robin James: I’m old school and […]

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Scotland Manufactures Wax Cotton

Posted on 28 Oct 2016 in Fashion | 0 comments

I recently visited Halley Stevensons in Dundee who produce waxed cloth for the biggest and best brands in the world. (website below) What is the first name you think of when you think “wax jacket”? Yup, that one and many more are looked after by Halley Stevensons (H&S). They’ve been trading since 1864 and yet […]

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