Category Archives: Celebs

Well done, Princess Beatrice you showed grace under fire

Whatever we may have said about poor Princess Beatrice’s fashion judgement in choosing that hat for the Royal Wedding, she has now demonstrated immense grace under fire, along with magnanimity, maturity and generosity by selling the hat on eBay, raising … Continue reading

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Tara P-T and Justine T need to learn head-to-toe colour is not a good look

It is, I think, the belief that Big Occasions require us to step up with a Big Outfit that causes so many sartorial challenges for women. Of course, if your daughter or son (or grand-daughter or grandson or, indeed, stepdaughter/stepson) … Continue reading

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It feels mean being horrid about Beatrice and Eugenie, but they really need help

It feels so mean taking pot-shots at Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie for the outfits they wore to the Royal Wedding – like shooting fish in a barrel. They are so young, so vulnerable and basically so sweet that the horrendous … Continue reading

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The royals look fab, but what’s with the uniform navy blue

The extended family of duchesses and princesses look, on the whole very chic. Notable among them is the Duchess of Kent who looks divine in pink, possibly by Bellville Sassoon, a favourite of hers. But at least five of them … Continue reading

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Royal wedding fever? No, but we are looking forward to the outfits

I would be fibbing if I said I was excited about Friday’s royal wedding. Despite the best efforts of the newspapers, magazines, TV, radio and the blogosphere, all of which are trying to hype us into a state of dizzy … Continue reading

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Leave Scarlett alone! She is allowed to be a real woman

Well, hold the front page, Scarlett Johannson is a real woman. Real, in the sense that – like most other women on the planet – she has a tummy. Nothing monstrous or grotesque, just a teeny weeny bump of fat … Continue reading

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Are we deluded by vanity sizing? Do we think we have a body like Gwynneth Paltrow?

Do we love vanity sizing because we feel better buying a smaller size than we believe we really need, or do we hate it because it is another type of deception practised by retailers? It has become almost routine in … Continue reading

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