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Afternoon Tea in the beautiful Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon at Fortnum and Mason

There is something quite special about Afternoon Tea. Relaxing with a glass of champagne, before browsing an extensive list of exotic teas and feasting on a selection of delicate sandwiches, scones and cakes is a wonderful way to mark a special occasion. Afternoon Tea is a leisurely, social and quintessentially English activity. And the new […]

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GET THE LOOK – How to emulate the Duchess of Cambridge’s style

With the New Year comes a new series on The Sloaney. We are starting ‘GET THE LOOK’ in order to help our readers follow some of Britain’s best loved fashion icons. In a few days time, the Duchess of Cambridge celebrates her 30th birthday and her style is praised by many. Even before she graduated […]

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The ‘Kate Factor’: What distinguishes the Duchess of Cambridge as a style icon?

BY LAURA TOOGOOD Since first appearing in the limelight as Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge’s unique and elegant style has helped her become a global fashion icon. Single-handedly hailing the return of classic styling, she regularly gives a much needed boost to British retail. Whether throwing the spotlight on some of our best-loved designers, or […]