top 5 and three quarters…reasons why fashion’s love affair with bows is still in full swing

 1. The bigger the better:  Signature Blair Waldorf

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Zac Posen

2. A touch of the feminine: New head designer at the house of Chloe, Londoner Hannah MacGibbon carries on the soft allure of Chloe femininity with these bowtiful belts.

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3. A Chanel staple: Largerfield can’t seem to get enough of them and neither can I.

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 4. We can even wear them in our hair, for Christ’s sake! Presenting the original lady with bows in her..erm…ears. Move  over Blair.

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5. Receiving a bow from my beau. Conventionally, a bow sits on top of a gift. I prefer the bow as the gift. Cosy winter knit from Sonia by Sonia Rykiel

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 3/4. We just couldn’t have this conversation without mentioning this: The only time Aretha Franklin has ever been up staged. And it was by her hat.  A fine example of when a bow can demand real r-e-s-p-e-c-t.

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One response to “top 5 and three quarters…reasons why fashion’s love affair with bows is still in full swing

  1. disconaplondon

    I love bows, and I especially love your adorable jumper! I love Sonia Rykiel and I think A is actually formulating a post on her. It’s like we are all ONE MIND.

    S

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