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  • Word on the catwalk for SS17

  • We're talking trends. SS17 trends to be precise. Whilst the catwalks are the perfect way to recognise the trends to come, and of course a model can wear anything well, for us mere mortals it is a case of picking and choosing the right trends to dip into, whether that be to wear at your desk, for a n[...]
  • SS16 on the Catwalk

  • SS16 strutted down the catwalk last September and is now emerging on the high street and in-store as we wave farewell to Autumn Winter collections.  We spot some of the key trends and take a look at pieces spotted from New York to Paris. How will you wear your new season wardrobe?   LINGE[...]
  • My Stylish Buys: February

  • Here at Bees & Taylor we're fans of forever buys - investment pieces that will take you from season to season, year on year - with a few well chosen trend items thrown in when required. Want to know what we've been buying this month? Get the inside scoop on our favourite purchases and find your[...]
  • The Changing Shades Of Yellow

  • SS15 is showing a lot of love for yellow this season, both on the high street and in the luxury market, giving a welcome pop of colour in a typically spring pastel palette. But with so many shades, from buttercup to daffodil, mustard to flaxen and golden to acid the options are infinite. We help to [...]
  • AW15 Wraps Up In Paris

  • Paris, the last leg in the AW15 fashion diary and one of the most important. This last week the city of chic played host to some of the most influential FROW go'ers and of course the unforgettable return of Derek Zoolander and Hansel at Valentino - blue steel is back. LAYER UP A multitude of lay[...]
  • AW15 comes to Milan

  • And then it was the turn of Milan; the third leg in a most fashionable AW15 tour.  We take a peek at some of the trend highlights from Italy's most important designers. VICTORIANA This trend takes its inspiration from the Victorian era. With high neck ruffles and leg of mutton sleeves, the look [...]
  • A look at London for AW15

  • London is the creative hub for existing talent as well as up-and-coming designers on the catwalk. The best of British design showed off their AW15 collections in the beautiful confines of Somerset House. We talk trends and the pieces to look out for come Autumn Winter. What trends will you be spo[...]
  • AW15 in New York

  • NY, home to the cream cheese bagel and Lady Liberty - but most importantly the Big Apple is famous as a hot bed of designer talent and a city of style setters. We take a look at some of the key trends from the catwalk and plan our new look for this coming Autumn. THE FLARE This particular tro[...]
  • Blooming Marvellous

  • Florals are a classic spring summer trend - not groundbreaking perhaps and to keep the style fresh designers must re-create the trend in a unique way year on year. 2015 florals are seen in the style of bold psychedelic 60's and 70's, tropical greens, embellished 3D appliqué and botanically precis[...]
  • The Best of the Sales

  • Sales are easier and more accessible than ever before. With online discounts taking on the retail giants, you can browse the best of the sales and build your dream capsule wardrobe from the comfort of your sofa. Remember to buy now the pieces to last forever; avoid impulse buys, seasonal one-hit-won[...]
  • A Christmas Tale

  • With the advent countdown on, it's time to get in the festive spirit. Let Bees & Taylor do the hard work and make sure you have Christmas all wrapped up, leaving you time to enjoy December - after all, Christmas comes but once a year. From open air ice-skating, festive films and sing-along carols[...]
  • Power Dressing

  • Finally I managed to make an overdue visit to the Design Museum to see the 'Women Fashion Power' exhibition; a morning playing hookie well spent if you ask me. Showcasing the relationship between influential women and their clothes, you are able to browse the history of clothing over the last 150[...]