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Welcome to Style & Living

As the end of August approaches, this week is all about making the most of the season. We’ve got a playfully spotted little black dress that’s perfect for carefree summer days, and food & wine editor Becky Sunshine has picked out a crisp Devon farmhouse cider for a refreshing lunchtime treat. Meanwhile, we’re preparing for the post-holiday return to work with menswear editor William Oliver’s Get the Look feature, which offers a contemporary take on tailoring for those who need to be smart but not too formal, and guest editor Teo van den Broeke, associate editor of Esquire magazine, has selected Autograph’s modern attaché case as a stylish office wardrobe update. You’ll find all these inspiring reads and more in this week’s Style & Living.

Nicola Copping

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It was a decadent 56th birthday last weekend for Madonna, who marked the occasion with a lavish 1920s-themed party. The superstar – snapped here with her manager Guy Oseary – sported a signature red lip for the bash – a look she’s been channelling since her first tour in 1985. Want to make your pout pop? Try Stila’s Stay All Day Vinyl lipstick in Scarlet, which is designed to stay put – no matter how long your party lasts.

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Friday/22 Aug

Editor's Pick

The colour-fix hair wand

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Try-it-now beauty

Thursday/21 Aug

Editor's Pick

The English country cider

Wednesday/20 Aug

Editor's Pick

The colourful pinafore set

Tuesday/19 Aug

Editor's Pick

The new attache case

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The modern office

Monday/18 Aug

Editor's Pick

The playful LBD

Sunday/17 Aug

Editor's Pick

The crisp white crockery

Saturday/16 Aug

Editor's Pick

The smoothing bra

Friday/15 Aug

Editor's Pick

The indulgent body oil

Thursday/14 Aug

Editor's Pick

The taste of summer

Wednesday/13 Aug

Editor's Pick

The sunny rabbit shoes

Tuesday/12 Aug

Editor's Pick

The off-duty shirt

Trend Spotlight

Summertime style

Monday/11 Aug

Editor's Pick

The high-waisted jeans

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Wardrobe classics



Maggie Davis
M& Kidswear and Lingerie Editor

Having worked for Time Out, ES Magazine, Vogue and The Observer, Davis is also a kids’ style blogger. As the new kids and lingerie editor for M&, she combines her love of grown-up fashion with her knowledge of childrenswear.

Niki Brodie
M& Style

Previously the fashion editor for Wallpaper* magazine, for the past few years Brodie has been an independent fashion stylist working for publications including Elle, Tatler and Sunday Times Style. Brodie now lends her styling expertise to Style & Living.

David Gandy
Model and
Style Icon

Voted one of GQ’s 10 most stylish men on the planet, a muse of Dolce & Gabbana and a lover of seriously fast cars, we take a spin round the iconic Goodwood racecourse with the M&S model and style icon, in this month’s In The Moment.

Charlene Barton
M& Womenswear Editor

Barton started her career at French Vogue and has since worked for Elle, Topshop, Harper’s Bazaar, and Her fashion know-how makes her an invaluable Style & Living team member.

Eric Frideen
Fashion and portrait photographer

The Swedish-born, London-based photographer has contributed to some of the world’s top magazines and brands including US Vogue, Vanity Fair, Harper’s Bazaar and Burberry. He now brings his photographic skills to Style & Living.

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