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Tag Archive: Anthropologie

TREND SCOUT: The best of ’70s interior design trends for today

It’s all about the seventies right now – from fashion and accessories through to design, homewares and architecture. But rather than a slavish rehash of key trends of the decade, we’re seeing a contemporary reinterpretation of the much more rustic original style. Many makers, tastemakers and brands are taking the best of that funky decade […]

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Fashion Scout: 5 Fabulous Shirt Dresses To Wear Right Now

The shirt dress has come into its own this season, with just about every brand and designer including this classic cut in their collection. We’re seeing lots of oversized shirt dresses that fall just below the knee, and are intended to be worn unbelted, like a large tunic. Another trend this season is the top-buttoned-up […]

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Shopping Guide: 10 gorgeous tropical leaf-print swimsuits

Clearly, this post is for you lot, northern hemisphere-rs. And it’s actually to your advantage that your Antipodean correspondent here is currently rugged up under many layers of winter woolens… and blubber. It’s difficult to shop for swimwear when you’re not feeling completely body-confident, so with our theme of tropical leafy prints in mind, all […]

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Scouted: Metalwork Hurricane Lanterns

Happy summer solstice, northern hemisphere-rs! I’m typing from the depths of layers of blankets here in Sydney, but I’m dreaming of the beach… so I wanted to share these fantastic metalwork hurricane lanterns from Anthropologie. Priced from $12, they’re great value and available in different sizes and shapes. I can’t think of a more perfect […]

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Scouted: One-of-a-kind Art Totes by Leslie Oschmann

Leslie Oschmann of Swarm is an American artist and designer who now calls Amsterdam home. Leslie trawls European markets in search of objects she can manipulate, recreate and bring new life to, resulting in beautiful one-of-a-kind bespoke pieces. With Leslie’s consideration, her artful combination of materials, and her design skills, she creates stunning functional art […]

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Shopping Guide: 30 Best Statement Earrings To Wear Right Now

If you want to change up your look, or take a daytime outfit to night, it can be as simple as popping on a pair of statement earrings. Just think: an eye-catching trinket on your lobes can instantly transform a plain white shirt, jeans and loafers look into an instant style statement. I’ve rounded up […]

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Scouted: Les Nereides for Anthropologie

I’ve been researching statement earrings for a shopping guide I’m publishing later this week and I stumbled across this new collection of jewellery by French jewellery brand Les Nereides for Anthropologie. While decorative and ornate, the designs also have a delicacy in the details, with tiny enamel insects crawling over stones and faceted jewels. The […]

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Fashion Scout: Tsumori Chisato Blouse for Anthropologie

I adore this blouse by Tsumori Chisato for Anthropologie. The feminine scalloped neckline and floaty sleeves. The eyelet cotton fabric. The blousey effect pulled-over effect. Actually, I’m loving the guts out of the whole outfit, with the softly-gathered straight midi skirt and tan strappy heels. But as much as I adore the blouse, there’s no […]

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Shopping Guide: Teeny tiny stud earrings

We really are spoilt for choice when it comes to shopping for earrings, with a wide range of gorgeous shapes, styles and materials that are perfectly on trend right now. I’m relatively new to the earrings market, having had virgin ears for the first 40 years of my life. So ever since I got my […]

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Frock Scout: WHIT Two for Anthropologie

My last holiday feels way too long ago. It was, in fact, 15 months ago when we went to Hawaii for my 40th birthday. What I’d give to be back there right now! As some as you know, I adore ’60s Tiki culture, and sadly there’s not a lot of original Tiki stuff to be […]

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Scouted: Amber Locke’s edible art at Anthropologie London

Amber Locke, also known as Raw Vegan Blonde, has a passion for her vegan diet that extends beyond food to making bold graphic art. Looking at her glorious compositions, it’s easy to see the appeal of the beautiful shapes, textures and vibrant colours. Amber calls it “wall art with a healthy twist”. Her creative images […]

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