H! by Henry Holland for Debenhams AW10 Preview

Half-arsed fashion blogger: Hi, I went to H! for Debenhams collection preview two weeks ago and met Henry Holland, it was like so nice! Look at my new shoes! Like, you can’t see them but they’re lovely! 

Food blogger: The canapés perfectly entertained my taste buds and the orange juice was most definitely high-end – ‘with pulp’. Very impressed it did not leave dregs at the bottom of the glass.

Celebrity blogger: Henry Holland oMG he was sipping Lemsip while infecting everyone in the room with his ‘fashion flu’, talk about an exclusive goodie-bag!

Tech blogger: There was a PC in the corner. Not. impressed.

Interior design blogger: Amy from Wolf Whistle blog was talking about seeing Henry’s mother’s house on ELLE. That was about the most interesting subject we discussed. Leaving the building, I had a strong urge to give Debenhams a bit of a store makeover. Naked Greek goddess statues in the foyer should bring good feng shui….

Fashion trend blogger: It’s Back to School ladies – Tartan skirts and khaki shorts with braces, jersey basics, varsity jackets, quirky knitwear… this season reflected Henry’s personal style. Best value for money was a purple faux fur coat that gave Chanel’s AW10 faux fur a run for their money, but a little hiccup was the camel coat, so perfect in theory, but felt like soggy cardboard.

Full-arsed fashion blogger (that is me): Thank you Laura for inviting me down, thank you Henry for being such a star popping in even with your cold. I’m going to be honest and say that only a few pieces in the collection tickle my fancy (velvet stripe dress/khaki shorts) but I’m more than certain it’s just something wrong with me having no <em>fun</em> bone while everyone else who can do the salsa will love the collection.

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  1. You are oh so cute and confusing :)

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  2. dream. Henry HOLland, dream.

  3. funny comments! kkkk
    and yeees Henry Holland, dream!
    ^^

    xxxx

  4. Haha. What a great take on the blogging community. And so, so, so accurate. I love it.

  5. …like, Spot on! The collection was inspired by poker cards?

  6. hahaha….love it.

  7. i wanna try those checed shirt on

  8. love your blog as usual and your taste so cute

  9. Shini your commentary always makes me giggle!

  10. Is that really Henry Holland? He look so different LOL.

  11. Arrrrgghh! I’m desperately searching for my niche now! Full-arsed-interior design-wanna-be-fashion-who-still-finds-it-difficult-to-focus-blogger maybe?! But hey, you and Henry… SO CUTE! (and the pictures phantastic, as usual. I don’t even mind if I can’t see your shoes).

  12. Love it! Love the different blogger types XD

  13. Hahaha. i can’t control my laughter, although I should. I am sure there were a few gems in there.

  14. Leonie

    Ah the first blogger, hmmm seems familiar I wonder. xxx

  15. Heaven help us all if you class yourself as a half-arsed bloger lol! x

  16. love it ;)

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  17. Shini you’re so funny!
    Good to know who you are :)

  18. I love this pendant. But I haven’t seen it lately!

  19. Beautiful pictures doll ;-)

    Much Love.

  20. Ah, this brightened up my Monday night! Most importantly though, where did you get the jumper you’re wearing from? xx

  21. Hehe, I liked the blogger commentaries. Not sure what category I would fit into!

    That picture of you and HH is so sweet, it looks like you’ve known him for ages!

    S
    http://notjustmedical.wordpress.com

  22. Hanna

    “Full-arsed fashion blogger…” – I can’t stop laughing! I visit your blog several times per day, am I already addicted? Greetings from Prague, Shini!

  23. love the first photo!also like the shorts

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  24. Wow- all of those pieces that we can see in your pictures look really great, sorry to disagree! But on a brighter note, love what you are wearing as well, you do look very stylish!

  25. Henry Holland Is A Love Of Mine, He’s A Right Looon.
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  26. hahah love this
    I have the velvet striped dress ;)

    http://aforteforfashion.blogspot.com

  27. oh goodness. I know I told you this several times but I really love your blog. your photos make me dream somehow. and you are such a pretty thing! love!

  28. where can I get that man’s hairstyle, very cool, lol

  29. I am laughing out loud about these blogging jokes, the invisible shoes, naked greek godess statue… it’s back to school ladies hahahaha

  30. E.

    Could you please tell me what lipstick are you wearing here ? I LOVE IT !