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Uniqlo lambswool V-neck cardigan

If you don’t fancy paying just under £100 for a classic Fred Perry cardigan (and everyone needs a cardigan in their wardrobe right now), check out a budget version instead – the Uniqlo lambswool V-neck cardigan. As the name suggests, this is pure lambswool, with a high V-neck, 6 black […]

Absolute Beginners: The Play

Colin MacInnes’ tale of the teenager at the turn of the sixties  – Absolute Beginners – has already been a novel and a (widely panned) film. And now it’s set to be a play, debuting at London’s Lyric Theatre. Details are so far quite sparse, but according to web sources: […]

Noonday Underground meets Mod

Interesting video from Noonday Underground, going back to 2001. It was for the track London from their excellent Self Assembly album (which is probably reviewed on here, there’s certainly an interview with Simon Dine online). Anyway, the video was shot at London’s Lordy Lord club in 2001. If you used […]

Spencer Davis Group in London

I’ve no idea who is actually in the Spencer Davis Group right now (well, Mr D is in and Stevie Winwood isn’t – that’s for sure), but if you want to catch them on a rare UK date, you can see the band at London’s 100 Club on Saturday 3rd […]

Mod baby shoes

One of the great things about your kids being young is that, just for a few years, you get to choose what they wear. So why not indulge yourself while they’re very young with these Mod baby shoes. Handmade in the UK, they’ll protect your baby’s feet and just as […]

Bid for Paul Weller's wardrobe

Make a bid for Paul Weller’s wardrobe

I feel like I’m only ever writing about Paul Weller right now – but as he’s got plenty to plug, there’s plenty of stories around. However, this one is a little quirkier than most. Paul Weller’s wardrobe.

Jaeger London 60s-style tunic dress

Jaeger kind of makes me think of older women’s clothes, somewhere where your Mum would go to get a smart outfit. However their new Jaeger London range has some great pieces that make it worth a visit. This woollen tunic dress with contrast border detail in black and red has […]

Child's wooden vintage Vespa

Looking to start your kids off in the right direction? Buy them a vintage scooter – like the Balance Scooter from Skipper. Don’t worry – there’s no engine here, it’s very much like the classic child’s scooter, with balance and the power in your child’s legs getting him or her […]