Author archives: beesandtaylor

  • Desert Teaser

  • It's the steamy new L'Agent by Agent Provocateur AW14 campaign from Penélope Cruz. So just how many lingerie models can you fit in a red cadillac? With envy inducing lingerie clad models, some serious gyrating, the obligatory bum shaking and Penelope looking sexy in a red leopard bra you could sa[...]
  • The Business Of Summer

  • Heat + work = office conundrum. How to dress for the unpredictable British summer - in recent years the shortest season, yet no less complicated when it comes to wardrobe issues. Cheap and cheerful, breezy neon brights and bold prints work when it comes to your off-duty wear, but not when it c[...]
  • B&T on London Collections: MEN

  • Now in its fifth season for spring/summer 2015, London Collections: MEN has become THE hub for mens fashion, from the catwalk to the front row with Burberry Prorsum, Alexander McQueen, Christopher Kane, DKNY & Topman all showcasing their Spring/Summer 2015 collections (plus supermodel David Gand[...]
  • B&T Talk David Gandy

  • This Billericay boy has done good; really good. Marks & Spencer has just announced that supermodel David Gandy will be designing a capsule collection, entitled David Gandy for Autograph (M&S's premium department,) ranging from boxers and briefs to sleepwear. The Essex pin up has been involved th[...]
  • The Mens Style Blogs

  • At Bees & Taylor we are ourselves as style consultants, for both men and women. Yes, we know that we often appeal more to women because men don't seek style advice, often happier to trial and error for themselves. Anyway, we thought we would browse the internet and find some of our favourite menswea[...]
  • Dear Miuccia...

  • Wednesday 21st May 2014 Dear Miuccia, We hope you are very well, where are you at the moment, Milan? We just wanted to drop you a little thank you note to say how much we thoroughly enjoyed the 'Pradasphere' exhibition in Harrods. It was so exciting to see such a range of your designs and [...]
  • Style At A Steal

  • We all love a discount and nothing gives us more pleasure than styling out a designer look at less than half the original price. Where once it was kept on the down low, we are now smugly up front about bagging our designer wares on the cheap. We are a nation of bargain-hunters and never more so sinc[...]
  • The Moss Effect

  •  THE TOPSHOP X KATE MOSS COLLECTION - WATCH KATE INTRODUCE  Kate Moss fans rejoice, the supermodel has returned to the Topshop drawing board to bring us her hedonistic, bohemian, Ibizan-Glasto styling with full on fringeing, florals and leather. We just walked past the Topshop flagshop window wh[...]
  • Join The Fashion Revolution

  • It's Fashion Revolution day tomorrow, Thursday 24th April. For those of you who haven't come across the idea before: To quote, 'turning fashion into a force for good.' The shocking figures show 1133 people were killed and over 2500 were injured in the collapse o[...]
Whilst Emily Giffard-Taylor and Antonia O’Brien come from different sides of the industry, they are both fashion loving, hard-working and passionate about the job. They met when working together for a luxury e-tailer and have been strong friends since. Most who meet the pair agree that they are obvious pairing and through a shared love of fashion, from Emily’s love of cocktail rings to Antonia’s appreciation for sharp tailoring, they decided to double up and start a business; Bees & Taylor. With a great balance of styling experience, business understanding, industry knowledge and a sense of humour, this duo bring a fresh approach to personal styling. Emily has a wealth of experience in the fashion industry, from publishing to retail and PR to styling, working with VIP’s and celebrities, across TV, music and editorial projects. With a keen eye for the styles and shapes to suit, an endless energy and a natural way with people, she will offer you simple yet practical advice to boost your confidence and better understand your sense of style. Antonia has always loved the fun side of fashion and understood the importance of a hard working wardrobe. With years of experience both in front of the TV camera as a fashion commentator and behind-the scenes, she has both style and insight to the world of fashion. With an extensive knowledge of brands, a reassuring approach and effortless charm she will figure out the right direction for you.