How seven years living in Germany helped me learn to love joyful British style

There’s also much better vintage available here than in Berlin. I found a hippie coat at a great vintage store in Bath that would have been five times the price in Berlin. And the charity shops! God, I’ve missed them. I love searching for vintage Jaeger blazers and Eighties banker-style pinstripe shirts from Savile Row to wear oversized, with shorts in the summer. 

Although, will there be a summer? After basking in the reliably hot Berlin summers for the last few years, I am concerned if I’ll know how to dress. I think Brits start wearing summer trends based on a date in the calendar, rather than how hot it is outside, because if we didn’t we’d wear the same thing all year round. ‘Summer dressing’ is a mindset, not a weather-based necessity here. 

With fresh eyes, I can see how fabulously camp a lot of British fashion is. The

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Introducing The Perfect Valentine’s Collaboration Of Love | State

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Sue Phillips of Sue Phillips House of Fragrance and Heather Fink of The Sexiest Beauty are excited to present a special Valentine’s edition collaboration, “Roses are Red” Perfume & Lipstick Escentials. 

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to pamper the loves in your life, whether they be a romantic love, a best friend or yourself.  Perfume and lipstick are the beauty equivalent of chocolates and make the ideal gift for all the loves in your life this Valentine’s.

A collaboration inspired by the Rose, a symbol of beauty and love, which according to an ancient legend was created by Aphrodite, the Goddess of Love, and the color Red, a bold statement, that connotes a sense of passion, love and joy.

The result? An exquisite, modern Rose Floral Perfume paired with bold Red Lipstick, a gift of love for every woman

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Why I Love Elsa Peretti’s Tiffany & Co. Bone Cuff

Liza Minnelli wearing a large silver Bone Cuff.
Photo: by @ruvenafanador

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Tiffany & Co.’s “Bone Cuff” bracelet. Designed by Elsa Peretti in the 1970s, it’s a thick piece of metal molded in the anatomical shape of a wrist. Personally, I think it highlights one of the sexiest, most elegant parts of the human body in a way that’s powerful and slightly ostentatious, and I’ve wanted one for a very long time.

There was a big influencer marketing campaign around the bracelet earlier this year, which made me question whether I actually desired it, or if the algorithm was just playing tricks on me. But the Bone Cuff has always been an object of my affection. I’ve seen it on the wrists of so many stylish women I admire: Liza Minnelli, Sophia Loren, Grace Jones. It reminds me of Wonder Woman’s bracelets,

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