Monthly Archives: September 2013

NEW ALBUM: HAIM ‘DAYS ARE GONE’

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The Haim sisters are having one hell of a year. As well as gaining worldwide acclaim for their own blend of R’n’B tinged rock-pop, Danielle, Este and Alana signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation, became the talk of SXSW, appeared at pretty … Continue reading

GIRL TALK: MAXINE ASHLEY

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Maxine Ashley first caught our attention because of her inimitable style. Mixing Korean fashion labels with half-dyed pink hair and nose rings, she’s nineties rave girl meets ethereal beauty. Her voice is pretty stand-out too. The Bronx-born singer’s soulful tones … Continue reading

LFW BEST DRESSED

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Paris and Milan may be a little more glamorous, but in our opinion London Fashion Week is where it’s at. Yes it was a tad depressing to watch models parade down the runway in romantic summer dresses with tight-free legs … Continue reading

BEAUTY SPOT: LFW

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If you’re a London Fashion Week junkie like us, you’ll know the event is just as much about gathering beauty tips as it is about the clothes. We highlight the three best beauty trends for SS14: 1. DITCH YOUR MASCARA … Continue reading

BESTIVAL ROUND-UP 2013

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Eat. Sleep. Rave. Repeat. Eat. Sleep. Rave. Repeat. These are the words that were drummed into our ears on Friday night, when Fatboy Slim took to the Main Stage, marking ten years since he played the first ever Bestival. And … Continue reading

THE GIRL STYLES… DC SHOES

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Here at The Girl we’re massive fans of street wear brand DC. The label offers a whole host of cool-girl sportswear, alongside its famed range of high tops and low tops. The label has just launched its new autumn/winter footwear … Continue reading

FASHION REVIVAL: SHELLYS

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Everybody loves a good revival. Scrunchies, 501s, Boy London, we’ve seen a fair few in recent years. And now we’re wishing a warm welcome back to Shellys, the London footwear brand that seemed to disappear round about the time we … Continue reading