Feature | More Magazine

I met lovely Zoë, the More mag stylist at the In Love With Fashion launch party. She said to send her an email if I wanted to get involved with one of the ‘wear it your way’ features. So I did and here I am!

I love any feature (who doesn’t) but there really is something self satisfying about seeing yourself in print. I have my little pile of mag features next to my bed and they are cherished like the crown jewels. I can’t wait to show Eva them when she is older.

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5 girls from different professions (The Reader – Natalie Futter, The Radio, BBC 1Xtra DJ – Yasmin Evans, The Singer/Songwriter – Nina Nesbitt, Me – the bloggers and The Dune PR Manager – Claire Cormack) were all asked to style up one dress. It was a gorgeous tapestry dress from Primark SS13 and my jaw literally dropped when I heard where it was from. For £17 you can’t go wrong!

The hair stylist asked what style I would like and I said I like the Lana Del Rey ish retro wave.  I started doing it over a year ago which I mentioned in this vintage tea dress post.  After 40 minutes and two people on my hair, I felt so bad asking. It looked amazing though! I can’t believe I was going straight home afterwards.

We sat down and had a little interview after the shoot and notes were taken. Although I love vintage clothes, I don’t have that many. I take inspiration from classic and vintage silhouettes and styles with modern clothes. I love retro make-up and hairstyles (especially the retro wave) and will go for that look over anything else…trendy or not. Just saying this in case anyone who knows this blog or visits for the first time wonders where all the vintage clobber is.

Also I did say it would be perfect for dinner and drinks, but I would never say with “my man” *chuckles*- its just not my lingo baby! I don’t know what I call him really. I can’t even bring myself to call him my husband as that’s what serious and old people say! (Peter Pan complex). Maybe ‘the bloke’ or ‘the Saffa’. How romantic of me.


  20 comments for “Feature | More Magazine

  1. 9 January, 2013 at 3:43 pm

    WoW you go girl! That is so fab – and the blog was mentioned too – stats to go swoosh!!

    • memoirmode
      10 January, 2013 at 5:14 pm

      thanks 🙂 yes its nice they put my blog address in xx

  2. 9 January, 2013 at 6:29 pm

    Love, love, love this look on you Kylie and who cares how long your hair took, it looks bloody gorgeous! (No change there then.)

    • memoirmode
      10 January, 2013 at 5:14 pm

      haha thanks. I do love hair! xx

  3. Sam
    10 January, 2013 at 4:20 pm

    Wow that’s amazing! Is it this week’s more mag you’re in? I haven’t bought it in years but two girl who went to my Uni were apparently in it this week as well (in the best friends section or something?)
    Congrats anyway 🙂


    • memoirmode
      10 January, 2013 at 5:15 pm

      it was this week 🙂 Oh wow what a coincidence xx

  4. 11 January, 2013 at 12:45 am

    Oooh wow!! You look gorgeous, huge congrats – this is amazing!

    • memoirmode
      11 January, 2013 at 4:35 pm

      Thank you hunny! 🙂 xxx

  5. 12 January, 2013 at 1:57 am

    Eeek! Congratulations! The More team & Zoe are so lovely aren’t they? 🙂
    You look absolutely beautiful as always (so does your hair, well worth the time & effort!) & I love your styling of the dress, that purple blazer is amazing! ♡

    • memoirmode
      18 January, 2013 at 12:18 am

      I loved the More girls, very friendly and make it all very easy 🙂 thank you darling xx

  6. 13 January, 2013 at 2:38 pm

    Ah well done Kylie! 🙂 This feature looks great! GO GIRL!!!! xxx


    • memoirmode
      18 January, 2013 at 12:18 am

      Thanks Mags xxx

  7. 13 January, 2013 at 5:07 pm

    Oh you look fantastic! Well done! 🙂


    • memoirmode
      18 January, 2013 at 12:19 am

      Thanks so much Holly xxx

  8. 13 January, 2013 at 6:26 pm

    Congrats lovely as always you look gorgeous! I have the same feeling about calling my husband “husband” haha sounds so not me for some reason, again perhaps is the peter pan profile :S

    • memoirmode
      18 January, 2013 at 12:20 am

      I don’t know what it is, I just feel so strange saying it! When I talk to ‘adults’ I feel like I am a teenager talking to grown-ups still..I am nearly 30 haha x

  9. 14 January, 2013 at 7:29 am

    YAY! Awesome feature! You look gorgeous, and I love how you styled it.

    • memoirmode
      18 January, 2013 at 12:21 am

      Thanks Nicole. This one is definitely going in fav features list 😀 xx

  10. 14 January, 2013 at 2:16 pm

    Happy new year Kylie, Looking beautiful as ever-Well done on the feature. Fab !!!!
    I’m on hols just before fashion week – think I land the day it starts. Are you going ? Lets meet up and get a sneaky front row seat lol !!!!

    lots of love


    • memoirmode
      18 January, 2013 at 12:22 am

      Thanks so much Dawn 🙂 haha, you might look the part for FROW, but I will get kicked off as soon as they spot me. Yes can’t wait for a catch-up xxx

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