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YOUR EDIT OF LIFESTYLE INSPIRATION

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  • Editor’s

    Pick+

    Read and shop

  • TREND
    SPOTLIGHT+

    THE NEW SHAPEWEAR

     

    Enhance your curves with our hard-working summer lingerie

    Read and shop

  • GET THE
    LOOK+


    BE BOLD WITH PRINT

    How to wear this season’s look-at-me pieces

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  • IN THE
    MOMENT+

    SCIENTIST & SURVIVOR

    Read cancer researcher Dr Beatrice Howard’s inspiring story
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03.05.2015

WELCOME…

This week, we’re beginning to think dreamily about those summer events we all love – garden parties, barbecues, weddings and summer sports days out – and trying to work out what we need to attend them in style. Starting with the layer that lies beneath, lingerie editor Maggie Davis has rounded up a comprehensive guide to summer shapewear that will give you an extra boost of confidence, however skimpy the frock you’re wearing. Elsewhere, we have some jaunty tumblers to make entertaining alfresco a colourful affair; a Riviera-inspired men’s shirt; a beautiful floral girls’ party dress that’s smart enough for weddings and christenings; a make-up trick to get you summer-event-ready in seconds; and a chic boxy jacket that works as well for smart occasions as it does on a city break. There’s also a look at our brilliant new capsule sleepwear collection, which can be mixed and matched to make lounging around on summer evenings suitably stylish. Enjoy.

 

RACHEL SULLIVAN
Editor

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IN-FLIGHT ESSENTIALS

Things are looking up: lighter evenings, blossom all around and a bank holiday weekend on the horizon. If you’re treating yourself to a mini-break this May, then be sure to treat your skin too with our beauty travel essentials. They’re just the thing to help you stay relaxed and refreshed on the go. Enhance your mid-air complexion with Emma Hardie’s Moringa Cleansing Balm, and combat the drying effects of in-flight air-con with L’Occitane’s fragrant Hand Cream. Bon voyage!

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Sunday/03 May

Editor's Pick

THE TWO-TONE TUMBLERS

Saturday/02 May

Editor's Pick

THE BODY-BOOSTING SHAMPOO

Trend Spotlight

THE NEW SHAPEWEAR

Friday/01 May

Editor's Pick

THE BRITISH ASPARAGUS

Thursday/30 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE CHIC LITTLE JACKET

Wednesday/29 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE EXOTIC NIGHTWEAR

Tuesday/28 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE PRETTY PARTY DRESS

Monday/27 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE RIVIERA SHIRT

Sunday/26 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE STATEMENT CLOCK

Trend Spotlight

COLOUR VISION

Saturday/25 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE SKIN-BRIGHTENING SERUM

Friday/24 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE CRISPY BAKED CHURROS

Get the look

BE BOLD WITH PRINT

Thursday/23 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE PLUS-SIZE MAXI DRESS

Wednesday/22 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE INDULGENT LACE SET

Tuesday/21 Apr

Editor's Pick

THE FUN FLORAL LEGGINGS

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Contributors

Maggie Davis
M&S.com 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&S.com, she combines her love of grown-up fashion with her knowledge of childrenswear.

Niki Brodie
M&S.com Style
Editor

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&S.com Womenswear Editor

Barton started her career at French Vogue and has since worked for Elle, Topshop, Harper’s Bazaar, Net-a-Porter.com and Matchesfashion.com. 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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