The Haute Ticket

Musings of the fashion and beauty kind, with a little travel thrown in.

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How To Wear: The Floral Print Maxi Dress

Mark-Francis, look away now. Floral prints in spring is pretty much a given. And although sometimes we agree with Miranda Priestly on this one, we just can’t resist a pretty floral print dress. They’re just so pretty! And versatile! Garden parties, casual lunch, something more formal. Really, when you think about it, they are a very practical fashion buy… Oh, we can talk ourselves into any fashion purchase. This season,

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A Different Take on Stripes

Spring = Stripes. It’s just how the story goes. But this season, we’re busting out something a little more rock n’ roll and not as Beetlejuice-esque as you might think; striped trousers. Ah yes, unflattering we hear you say. Not so. Not with a wide, straight cut. Finish with a model-off-duty “half-tuck” or make like Vanessa Hudgens and wear a cropped, loose tee, and you have the look nailed. Think

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The Spring 2016 Trend Report

Spring is in the air, although you wouldn’t know it (is that hailstones?!), but fashion waits for no-one, not even appropriate weather, because let’s face it, then we would be waiting forever, so we’re powering through and listing the spring trends you need to know about. The Cold Shoulder We’re championing off-the-shoulder cuts. Give those boys the cold shoulder in the top du jour: the Bardot. Named after the one and

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Introducing: Free People

“…to dance beneath the diamond sky with one hand waving free Silhouetted by the sea…” Born in the 70’s, gypsy spirit loving label Free People is for those bon vivants who live free through fashion, art, music, travel and everything in between. Picture free-flowing dresses, soft jersey t-shirts and delicate lace, bohemian chic but less noughties Sienna Miller and more seventies Stevie Nicks. FP is the perfect choice for those adventurers, and anyone

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