Kit & Kaboodal Blog

We Made Your Clothes!

Our own label, Made With Love has started to arrive from India. Have a read about how it all happened. We first visited India several years ago, were we met Shibu and Chadran, both tailors and brothers, in the beautiful South Indian beach town of Kovalam, in Kerala. The locals call this part of the country ‘Gods Own Country’, a deserving label for such a beautiful part of the world. From small acorns grew greater things…. It all began when I asked Shibu if he would be able to make... Read More

How to Style the Ilfracombe Cotton Top

Summer is coming and so is your new summer wardrobe. You have browsed the web, trawled store after store and flipped through many a magazine. Finally, you find the perfect summer top, and you have your heart set on it. So, now it’s just the simple task of deciding what to wear with it. Introducing the Ilfracombe Cotton Top… The fabulous Ilfracombe cotton top is the perfect staple for your summer wardrobe – light, comfortable and flattering, made from breathable lightweight cotton for added comfort. It’s available in five different... Read More

The Importance of Winter Layers

Have you ever found yourself, during the winter months, putting aside your fancy tops, dresses and trousers, and opting for the more comfy woolly jumper? You might have opted to embrace your Christmas jumper but that doesn’t mean you need to surround yourself with Christmas trees and snowmen designs. While the Christmas jumper is brilliant for the run up to the festive holiday (and even on the day) you don’t need to wear it throughout winter in order to keep yourself warm. Layering up can be both stylish and practical!... Read More

Practical Fashion: What Does it Mean?

Dressing fashionably and comfortably is something that people all over the world have been striving for for a very long time, but is it really as difficult as it seems? When we see fashion shows on our TV screens, it’s often easy to see why many people believe that being fashionable means sacrificing practicality, especially in tight fitting clothes and uncomfortable looking shoes. However, here at Kit and Kaboodal, we think that it is possible to dress fashionably and still be practical at the same time. So, what does practical... Read More