SS15 Silk Scarf Styling

As I sit and write this I am dressed in my usual uniform of skinny jeans, chunky boots, a cashmere jumper and a scarf. However, if I had a more…

SS15 Scarf Styling – Dea Kudibal

I have just finished two days in the basement doing a photoshoot for the spring summer collection.  Justine was back on photography and I was the stylist, the photographer’s assistant,…

Win £130 Worth of Scarves

£130 worth of Cleverly Wrapped scarves is up for grabs with today’s (27th Jan) Emerald Street email competition. Sign up to Emerald Street to receive fab daily emails featuring the…

OUR CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE

Sophie Goodwin, Style Editor for Tatler, kindly picked her favourite pieces for all the family for the Cleverly Wrapped Christmas gift guide. Each day for the last two weeks we…

Why Scarves Make The Perfect Present

As time marches by I feel more and more delighted that scarves are the chosen object of my retail affections and the reason for setting up my own business. Simply…

JUMA SCARVES – FEATURED DESIGNER

‘Casually sophisticated line inspired by art and travel’… Juma is made up of sibling design duo Alia and Jamil Juma. Originally from Toronto, Canada, these prolific travellers have become known…

ALEXIA PARMIGIANI – HOW TO WEAR VIDEO

Alexia Parmigiani herself shows you how to wear the iconic Alexia Chelsea Girl scarf. A fabulously luxurious, yet verstile scarf that can be worn in a variety of styles. The…

CLEVERLYWRAPPED STUDIO OPEN DAYS

Ever since I was about twelve years old I have always wanted to have a shop… About two years ago I got seriously close to leasing a shop and then…

Win A Copy of ’50 Ways To Wear A Scarf’

Win one of three copies of ’50 Ways To Wear A Scarf’ by Lauren Friedman ‘This charming little book shows 50 different ways to wear a scarf. From the Capri…

The Perfect November Scarf

The discovery of fireworks is believed to have happened by chance approximately 2,000 years ago in China. It is thought that a Chinese cook accidentally mixed three common kitchen ingredients….

Madeleine Thompson Sidney Scarves

When I started buying for the launch of Cleverly Wrapped I thought long and hard about cashmere scarves. I decided that to be a credible scarf website I had to…

First Buying Trip to Paris

It’s never great leaving your family on a Sunday night.  However, once seated on the Eurostar with a copy of Vogue and Grazia, when I had promised myself I would…

FEATURED DESIGNER ALEXIA PARMIGIANI

The first trade show I ever went to was Scoop. Trade shows can be overwhelming because of the sheer quantity of exhibitors, not to mention the hoards of rather intimidating…

Poppy Loves Blog Competition

The popular Notting Hill based, London lifestyle blog – Poppy Loves, has reviewed our chic Bohemia Design Frill scarf (in pearl grey) & is running a competition for your chance…

JUSTINE – OUR PHOTOGRAPHER

Twelve years ago I met Justine at a gorgeous off beat place in Dubai known as DOSC or The Dubai Offshore Sailing Club. A little oasis of calm in a…

CLEVERLYWRAPPED – THE INSPIRATION

Over the years I’ve gathered quite the collection of scarves. Not only do I have a scarf drawer, I also have a scarf pile which lives on the floor and…

SHAMELESS PLUG FOR MY HUSBAND

Back in November my husband Simon and I were driving to the first of many 50th birthday parties – it is him who is in his 50th year and not…