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Sharp knitwear, North East style

Sharp knitwear, North East style

If you live in Northumberland, you get to know a lot about dressing warm. But stylish clothing with a sense of fun and colour that also keeps you nice and toasty isnít always easy to come by. So Alnwick resident Lizzy Sharp decided to do it for herself, designing and knitting her own distinctive jumpers and cardigans. And the many compliments that came her way led her to set up her own business, producing bespoke knitwear which now graces the backs not only of North Easterners but people around the UK

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Accessorise for a wedding weekend away

Accessorise for a wedding weekend away

Accessorise for a wedding weekend away When youíre packing for a weekend away at a fabulous wedding your first thought will be what youíre going to wear.But donít forget that what you put with the clothes is just as important.Any fan of TVís Gok Wan knows that you can Ďsex upí a high street outfit to make it look like Bond Street if you use the right bags, scarves and jewellery.In fact, accessories are key to your look and individual style: gone are the days when they were designed to blend into the backgro

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Massage hits the spot

Massage hits the spot

Hands-on treatment for stressed-out professionals Jude Parmley tells how massage can ease pain and banish the blues of modern life Being a journalist is bad for your health. Two of the four most common causes of muscle tension are spending hours hunched over a computer and being stuck behind the wheel of a car Ė both occupational hazards for those of us who earn our living as writers. Iíve suffered stiff shoulders and neck for years, but a spell of flat-out work took the problem to a new level.&n

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Cutting a dash on the riverbank

Cutting a dash on the riverbank

Smart-casual isnít as easy as it sounds. Men can usually get away with a smart T-shirt or polo top and jeans or chinos, but itís a harder look for women to pull off.We asked Van Mildert in Durham to show how itís done with classic pieces that should be the staple of any girlís wardrobe Ė white shirt, jeans and a coat or jacket to bring the look together.The outfit is modelled by Alex Thomas, a part-time caterer and student. Her outfit:Paul Smith red cotton mac, £340Paul Smith white swirl-cuff shirt, £90DVB

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