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Quintessentially Scouse: The Leather Satchel Co.

From its small beginnings as a back garden workshop in 1966, to the bustling Huyton factory space it now calls home, the Leather Satchel Company has always put family first. Back in the 60s, Stephen Hanshaw started working with scraps … Continue reading

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Mad Men Season 4 *****

The fourth season of AMC’s Mad Men marked the beginning of a new era for many of the characters, beginning with the formation of the Sterling-Cooper-Draper-Price agency. The company, which in the final episode of the last season was based in a … Continue reading

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We’ll Take Manhattan (BBC Four) *

When I heard that BBC were adapting the love affair between genius photographer David Bailey and infamous 60s supermodel Jean Shrimpton into a drama, I was excited. When I heard it was going to be a BBC Four production, renowned … Continue reading

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Coco Before Chanel ****

Audrey Tautou is perhaps restricted in many of her roles by her beauty, making mediocre romantic comedies, however, Coco Before Chanel is a beautifully rendered Cinderella tale. Coco Before Chanel follows the life of the iconic fashion innovator up to the first … Continue reading

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The September Issue ****

This is not just a film about fashion. This is an exploration into the world of Vogue, its editor Anna Wintour and her relationships with her staff. Wintour, known in the fashion world as the ‘ice queen’ is presented as … Continue reading

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