Monthly Archives: May 2013

5 THINGS WE LOVED AT FIELD DAY

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New girl Miranda shares her highlights from London’s Field Day festival last weekend: 1. THE FERRIS WHEEL STAGE Not ‘officially’ a stage per se, this beacon of revolving lights perched between the Bugged Out tent and the Eat Your Own … Continue reading

HOT LOOK: JOSEPHINE DE LA BAUME

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Shot here for awesome online mag vagazine.com, French actress and singer Joséphine de La Baume is quite possibly one of the hottest gals in the public eye right now. Not only does she get (almost) naked in Agent Provocateur ads, but … Continue reading

BLOGGER BABE: LES BERLINETTES

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Our latest style crush is French blogger Amandine. Currently living in Berlin, Amandine blogs on fashion and music at lesberlinettes.com -  posting a tonne of covetable outfits, plus interviews with music acts like Iggy Azalea and Marina and the Diamonds. Amandine  has … Continue reading

BAND CRUSH: FEATHERS

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Feathers is the latest band to come out of Austin, Texas – but instead of the usual alt-rock/country dudes  with their obligatory checked shirts and beards, Feathers is more akin to  the  80s  synth-pop of Depeche Mode. Plus they’re all girls. I … Continue reading

INTERVIEW: YADi

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Hannah Yadi may be five-foot-nothing, but her voice is anything but small. All kinds of disparate influences filter into her songs, whilst her mega voice drives them forward. Her mixed heritage (Algerian, Italian and Norwegian) is the backbone to her brand of edgy pop, something evident in her latest tune, ‘The Blow’. We caught up with the singer on her inimitable sound and style: Continue reading

KINGS OF LEON x ALL SAINTS

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So AllSaints just got waaaay cool. Not that they weren’t already. The high street chain, famous for its slouchy knits and heavenly leather jackets, has launched AllSaints Film – a film production company that captures the music and style influences … Continue reading

THE GIRL WEARS…

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Today The Girl editor Holly goes top-to-toe black in a Topshop dress and floppy hat: What I’m wearing: floppy hat – Asos, poloneck – Cos, dress – Topshop, boots – Topshop, bag – vintage What I’m up to: Heading to … Continue reading

NEW NOISE: DELOOZE

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Today’s lunch break search for new music has resulted in a new obsession: synth-rock band Delooze and their new single ‘Lost Army’. Front woman Stacey Delooze has been around for a few years, and it seems she’s found her place … Continue reading

TOPSHOP x KATE BOSWORTH FESTIVAL COLLECTION

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When I got wind that Topshop and Kate Bosworth were making a festival collection together, it made total sense. Marrying Topshop’s cool affordability with Kate’s Coachella style queen status, the pairing proves a perfect match in my eyes. The much-anticipated … Continue reading

INTERVIEW: YADi

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Hannah Yadi may be five-foot-nothing, but her voice is anything but small. All kinds of disparate influences filter into her songs, whilst her mega voice drives them forward. Her mixed heritage (Algerian, Italian and Norwegian) is the backbone to her … Continue reading

TOP 3 CITY FESTIVALS

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When you think of festivals you immediately conjure up images of vast water-logged fields, endless queues for questionable portaloos and leaking wellie boots. But although that may be the case for the likes of Glastonbury, Oxygen and Reading & Leeds, … Continue reading

FASHION EDIT: GALAXY PRINTS

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What with the new Star Trek movie launching last week, we’re feeling sartorially inspired by all things space age. Think less Star Fleet uniform and more galaxy prints, as championed by Christopher Kane a few seasons ago. Worn with basic … Continue reading