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Details that Count — Grown up Hair Clips


Hair clips have graduated to become proper acccessories beyond a trinket reserved for school girls' pigtails. Here is a Patter-approved round-up of styles that walk that line.

A Date for Your Diary: Uniqlo U AW19 — Understated but Unmissable


A range designed by Christophe Lemaire for the high street brand, with the potential to become building blocks of a discreetly interesting uniform. Here's our edit of the latest collection.

A Moment with Our Legacy


An edit of six favourite looks, straight from the fitting room of the new Our Legacy women's store.

Mk2 — A Lifestyle Store for Film-Lovers


Under Clarisse Demory’s watchful eye, French film distributor mk2 opens a sprawling new store full of the film industry’s most iconic objects.

Basic Considerations — How to Wear Corduroy


Forget all the tired tropes about corduroy and its loose association with geography teachers; this fabric is sumptuous and should be treated with the same age-old affection as its cousin denim. 

Natural Environment — 6 Hats for Reconnecting with the Outdoors


Make a stylish yet functional segway into the new season with our edit of new headgear fit for the outdoors.

Label to Love — Sara Lanzi


Meet designer Sara Lanzi, the understated Italian whose cultured label caught the eye of Rei Kawakubo.

Modern Matters — Margaret Howell at the Tate


The iconic British designer curates a selection of her favourite functional objects for the Tate Edit store.

Label to Love — Acne Studios Blå Konst


Wardrobe pieces that celebrate the everyday take inspiration from Mexican artist Gabriel Kuri – adding some playfulness to purpose.

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