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IT’S WELLIES AT THE READY - 2016’S FESTIVAL HEADLINERS ARE ANNOUNCED

Wireless in your wellies or LCD Soundsystem in your sandals? We give you the lowdown on the best festival line-ups at home and abroad for 2016 For chart favourites: V Festival 20th – 21st August 2016 Weston Park, Shropshire and Hylands Park, Essex You can expect Bieber Fever this August as V Festival celebrates turning 21 this year with a headliner that’s not much older than itself. Sharing headlining duties with fellow chart royalty Rihanna, Justin Bieber will join weekend campers and a star-studded line-up that sees Sia, David Guetta, Faithless, Years & Years and Little Mix pack their wellies for appearances at Weston Park and Hylands Park. Campers can also start the party earlier this year with BBC Radio 1’s...

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STAFF EDIT: SANDALS, CHOSEN BY UK SALES MANAGER SARAH KENT

When she’s not walking her Frenchie, Lola, in her Cara ballet pumps, Northerner turned Earlsfield resident Sarah is planning her next Ibiza getaway with a pair of Lola sandals – the name’s no coincidence by the way, Sarah’s glamorous pooch gets everywhere, including into the Butterfly Twists lookbook. Here’s UK Sales Manager Sarah’s story of why she joined the Butterfly Twists team…   Why Butterfly Twists? “Coming from a fashion background, I wanted to find an innovative brand where I could make a difference. Butterfly Twists is a modern, British footwear label that caters for every situation in your life, be it travelling, socialising or working. Here, I am responsible for looking after all of the major UK accounts, such...

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OUR TOP 5 UK EASTER GETAWAYS

  In addition to the obvious things we love about Easter (chocolate for breakfast), we also get four glorious days to enjoy with friends. We've rounded up our top 5 UK getaway destinations for this Easter break.   Snowdonia, Wales.   Climb one of the UK’s highest mountains this Easter with a trip to Snowdonia. The mountain is surrounded by picturesque towns and villages, with plenty of activities on offer to keep you busy over the long weekend.      Dorset, England Award winning beaches, natural wonders and lively seaside towns await you in Dorset. Go fossil hunting along the famous Jurassic coast or explore the enchanting New Forest.  Lake District, England Based in Cumbria, visit the Lake District for...

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BRIGHT BALLET PUMPS: ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK

Tangerine dreams are soon to be a reality, if this season’s catwalks are anything to go by. While the snow may be yet to thaw outside, we’re looking to warmer times and sandals in sunset tones for a hit of SS16’s favourite hue.       On the catwalk… DAKS SS16, British Fashion Council Look to London and New York’s SS16 catwalks and you’ll find citrus shades brightening up your monochrome staples, from your head to your bright ballet pumps. Returning to London’s line-up for SS16, Dame Zandra Rhodes kicks off the orange appreciation with embellished caps and cool kaftans in statement prints and zingy shades. Paul Smith also peps up your tailoring with tangerine linings, tie belts and a...

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WHAT'S ON IN LONDON IN MARCH

Make the most of March with our guide to the best gigs, fashion exhibitions and restaurants in the capital. Whatever you're doing this month, do it in style with our SS16 ballet pumps, sandals and wellies too.   VISIT: Vogue 100 To mark its centenary year British Vogue is raiding its archives for a major exhibition. Vogue 100: A Century of Style tells the story of one of the most influential fashion magazines in the world, decade by decade, since it was founded in 1916. Expect more than 280 prints of the 20th-century’s most significant cultural influencers, from Fred Astaire to David Beckham, alongside the designers, such as Dior, Saint Laurent and McQueen, that defined the looks of the century. Vogue 100: A Century of Style...

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