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As homage to our friends across the pond, a plethora of London restaurants join in with the Thanksgiving celebrations.

We have put together a list of our favourite haunts and details of their mouth watering Thanksgiving menus…

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With cosmopolitan culture more prevalent now than ever before, we take a moment to reflect on some of the world’s most prominent and amazing traditional styles that have influenced so many of our most popular costumes.


While the latest adaptation of the Grimm brother’s fairytale; Snow White & The Huntsman has had a mixed bag of reviews its wardrobe has been held in incredibly high esteem, this may have something to do with 3 time Oscar winner Colleen Atwood expertly plying her craft with some of the most stunning and unique costumes the film world has seen in a long time.

Making Charlize Theron look evil is no minor feet. The women has long been one of the sexiest stars in Hollywood and has a fan base of adoring fans in the hundreds of thousands but Atwoods stunning creations which included dresses made from hand cut rooster feathers, thousands of iridescent beetle wings from Thailand, chain mail, and horse hair and metallic trim go a long way to add a dent to Theron’s perfection.

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Kate Moss has been pictured wearing historical fancy dress for her latest Vogue photoshoot.

The model is posing for the cover of the US version of the magazine wearing a billowing purple frock reminiscent of a medieval princess.

In the editorial, she discusses her love for all things romantic and even her liking of the fashions in My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding.

She also revealed that the inspiration behind her own bridal outfit – designed for her by John Galliano – came from


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The people behind hit period drama Downton Abbey have been working hard to ensure the new series is as realistic as possible.

Autumn's eight episodes are set during the First World War and the Daily Mail reports that injured soldiers from modern conflicts have been used as extras to show the "harsh reality" of the devastating conflict.

Simon Weston, the serviceman who was badly burnt during the Falklands conflict in 1982, was recruited as an advisor to ensure