Georgia Fairisle Cape – I am completely head over heels in lust with this divine, black and white cape that taps in to all my girlish desires for head-turning, winter dressing, with role models from my childhood books on the Snow Queen to Little Red Riding Hood.
I adore everything about this star winter piece by cult Fairtrade label People Tree. The Georgia Fairisle Cape is a wonderful example of the skill and artistry of time-honoured craftsmanship, which People Tree nurtures which such a passion. The cape boasts a gorgeous a luxuriant, fold over collar, wooden toggle buttons and very practical armholes for smart, winter layering. The cape is hand-knitted by artisans in Nepal, who were once treated as virtual untouchables. Buy this darling, 100% wool cape, help your fellow humans and feel stylishly invincible! People Tree is a brilliant British fashion house which proves that it possible to make utterly desirable fashion without exploiting anyone – except the most discerning fashionistas! What’s not to like?
Price, £189.00, available in sizes small, medium and large. Black Lara pencil skirt, £ 55.00, in organic cotton with a hint of stretch. Perfect for the office and just add heals for evening va, va voom. Delivery is free in the UK when you spend over £70.00. They also have some very juicy special offers at the moment when your buy two or three garments at once. Don’t miss out! Boots model’s own – they came from Toast two season’s back!
Alison Jane’s hair was styled by the amazing Carole at The Hairshack Ventnor, a wonderful green and organic salon on the Isle of Wight, 29a, Pier St, Ventnor. For bookings – Tel 01983 852568.