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What I wore this week: glam geek

‘The glam geek look originated on the Gucci catwalk six months ago.’ Photograph: David Newby for the Guardian We haven’t got all that long so, in the interests of saving time, may I assume you’ve all had the Margot Tenenbaum memo? How Gwyneth Paltrow’s mink-clad, barrette-wearing, chain-smoking character is fashion’s muse of the season, etc. […]

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What I wore this week: 70s daytime dressing

‘You have this stuff in your wardrobe.’ Photograph: David Newby for the Guardian Ever noticed how in each decade the fashion clock seems to stop at a certain time of day? In 1950s fashion, it will always be 4pm, in a dress to be worn under an apron as the cakes are brought triumphantly to […]

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What I wore this week: statement sweaters

This season’s alpha jumper is not just there to hug your boobs or tummy. It has sculptural curves or sweeping architectural planes all of its own. Photograph: David Newby/the Guardian Here’s a timely Halloween fashion tip: wear a sweater with a high enough polo neck to hide behind when Craig Revel Horwood gets really scary […]