uk To vote for the British Style Award brought to you by Vodafone, please visit www.britishfashionawards.com/britishstyle Image: Alexa Chung, winner of last year's British Style Award

There are certain luxuries in life that, no matter how irrational their purpose, no matter how great their cost in comparison to their utility, a woman can always justify treating herself to. Shoes. Chocolate. Manicures. Candles. I must admit that I'm not your typical girlie girl, and out of...

Sudanese model Ajak Deng's style is as fresh and unique as she looks. Mixing feminine floral maxi-dresses, fur coats and casual jeans, her style is a veritable mix of all things cool, but one she manages to make work. When she's not toting around a Chanel bag or making a slouchy hoody look...

Although the coveted Womenswear Designer of the Year award at the British Fashion Awardsis out of our hands (and we're kind of glad about it too, as we couldn't possibly choose between JW Anderson, Christopher Kane and Erdem!), we do actually have a say in who walks away with the British Style...

The nautical dress/top is still in style and worn together with a chunky knit coat like the Stella McCartney one adds this little spice to the classic piece. Skinny jeans, a pair of comfy boots and the quilted Chanel bag finish off this casual look perfectly. If you like to shop the look,...

Above Alexa Chung, in Chanel, after winning the 2010 British Style Award. The British Style Award is now open to public voting, raising funds for Save the Children. The award goes to the person 'who most embodies the spirit of London and is an international ambassador for London as a leading...

The TV presenter won the British Style Awards for the second consecutive year at last night's British Fashion Awards 2011. For the occasion, Alexa chose a stunning cream mod-style minidress adorned with crystals from Christopher Kane's Spring/Summer 2012 collection. She matched her look...

Harry Styles at the 2013 British Fashion Awards. Photo: Getty Images Harry Styles is going to need a bigger trophy case if he keeps winning all these style icon awards. At the MTV EMA he won the award for "Best Look" and, now, he was named "British Style Icon" at the 2013 British Fashion...

Sarenza contacted me recently about a competition they're running under the theme of 'pure British style'. They're asking for thoughts on the AW11 collections for the chance to win up to £800 worth of shoes – was I ever going to say no to drooling over footwear with the possibility of winning...

-sponsored post- summer 2012 is the season of british style. For the second summer running, the eyes of the world will be focused on the uk and its residents as we celebrate another royal occasion with the queen's diamond jubilee – and then open up our doors to play host to the 30th olympic...

 

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