000 Fashion August 15:Layout 1
Style Fashion t was a wet and windy morning and we were heading down to shoot in Salcombe, a truly favourite holiday destination of the Cotswolds set, so with cars loaded, we all set off. Typical after the glorious weather we have been experiencing you head to the English coast and get rain but we weren’t going to let anything dampen our spirits! All ten of us - 5 models, make-up artist, 2 stylists and 2 photographers, were all staying in a home within the town kindly provided by Kate Wills who runs a VIP luxury concierge service, Salcombe Finest. She will arrange personalised itineraries from exclusive excursions, private chefs and drivers, boat charters and accommodation in 8 luxurious properties. This was going to be interesting… Our morning shoot was booked at High House, a magnificent property, exquisitely designed to take in the beautiful views across Salcombe town, the estuary creek out to sea and over towards Dartmoor. This is a very impressive superbly appointed rental home with an eclectic feel, private spa facilities and total privacy making it ideal for a house party of friends and family. I chose two brands of men’s clothing, Raging Bull and Howick. Raging Bull although originally designed for the rugby fraternity, has classic lines and an edgy, preppy feel, which suits the look I wanted to achieve and always on trend Howick, complements the style. The girls clothing was a range of designer, a vintage Viviene Westwood jacket and belt, mixed with High Street brands from House of Frazer; Hallhuber, Mango and Miss Selfridge. A firm favourite Cheltenham shop, Monty Smith provided the hat, where one can always find something to add to ones wardrobe and the swimwear used was mostly by Tommy Hilfiger. Early this season, I had found for myself a fantastic well designed, well priced, one-piece from High Street brand H&M and having had a great response I decided to use it, to show that you don't have to spend the earth on beautiful swimwear! Leaving High House and sneaking in a pint, crab sandwich and a bag of salted caramel fudge, we headed >>>
COTSWOLD STYLE AUGUST 2015 65
Published on Sep 18, 2015
Here's a great set of images from Cotswold Style magazine's recent fashion shoot in Salcombe, South Devon. Style, landscapes, boats and cham...