COMPILED BY REBECCA BOYCE FASHION London Lite Thursday, 30 July 2009 23 6ft 4in in my heels, I never lost my friends in the crowd and leaned over everyone to swipe drinks first at the bar. Enough of New York, though. I cant wait to get back to London. It feels like Ive been travelling non-stop for weeks. But every cloud has a silver lining and Ive figured out three ways to combat the stress of planes and airports: 1. First Luggage, a brilliant service used by Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole to send your suitcases ahead. It picks up and drops off at amused while youre waiting at the gate; 3. Simply the most enthralling beach read of the summer, Tasmina Perrys latest novel, Original Sin. Plans for the weekend? Im stopping by Harrods new Chantelle pop- up boudoir. Itll be the nearest thing to a girlie trip to Paris, especially if you top it off with tea and macaroons at Ladure afterwards. The ancient French lingerie house works with exquisite, hand-made lace and special fitters will be on hand to help you try on the new collection (chantelle.com). I got a sneak peek last week and its beyond beautiful -- the Africa Argent was my favourite set, a cute triangle bra (54) and boy shorts (36) in dark silver. Perfect summer reading: Tasmina Perrys latest novel Original Sin your door (firstluggage.com); 2. culturelabel.com, a members site offering a smorgasbord of global goings-on in the worlds of art, architecture, food, science and, of course, fashion. Not only will you be able to plan your itinerary reading this, itll keep you Fashion mouse...theinternet shoppingspot Jewellery store Kabiri is preparing to unveil a new website next month and as the first step of its overhaul, it has just launched a blog, blog.kabiri.co.uk. The website will have dedicated sections for mens and wedding jewellery, as well as new shopping guides -- so youll have recommendations and best-selling items at your fingertips. we love Valentinas Soire Ring, left, 120. Find it at kabiri.co.uk TAMARA ABRAHAM Nikki Binks, 21, student from Norwich. Jeggings and cardie, 20 each, Topshop; dress, 30, vintage; bag, 80, Russell & Bromley Naomi Gaiskell, 16, student from Camden. Jeggings, 20, H&M; top, 35, American Apparel; shoes, 5, Primark Lindsey Fisher, 19, student make-up artist from Ipswich. Jeggings, 25, top, 15, both Topshop; flip-flops, 3, Primark Hollie Holligan, 21, retail assistant from Birmingham. Jeggings, 40, top, 25, bag, 30, all Topshop; pumps, 12, vintage Stylefile Fashionnews Inassociationwith Gatwickgets Gok DuTy-Free shopping is about to get a lot more fun at Gatwicks North Terminal next week. Celebrity stylists Gok wan and Kirsty Drury will be hosting the airports very own fashion week. Stores taking part include Accessorize, Ted Baker and All Saints. There will be a catwalk runway and hairstylists, while MAC make-up artists will be giving free makeovers to holidaymakers. Gatwick Airport Fashion Week, North Terminal, 9.30am-5.30pm, 6-9 August Vintage emporium rAG & Bow is a travelling vintage fashion emporium and this Saturday it will be popping up at lily Allens favourite gastropub, Paradise By way of Kensal Green. entry is free and the well-priced stock includes pieces from the Fifties to the eighties, all selected to reflect catwalk trends. Fashion- forward shoppers can even enter a style competition to win a vintage shopping party at your home. Saturday, midday-5pm, Paradise By Way Of Kensal Green, 19 Kilburn Lane, W10 Hed Kandis cool HeD KANDiS new capsule collection for Miss Selfridge proves that little dresses dont always have to be black. each item in the limited-edition 10-piece line features the record labels signature illustrations and each dress is named after one of the iconic labels different albums. our favourite is the Summer Mix style for 35. Available now, from 35, Miss Selfridge and missselfridge.com Celebrate Lola MArC JACoBSS long-awaited new fragrance, lola, launches next month and, to celebrate, Harvey Nichols has created a special lola morello martini, made with vanilla vodka and cherries. The first 100 customers to buy a 100ml bottle of the scent will get a voucher to enjoy the cocktail at the glam Fifth Floor bar for free. From Saturday; Lola by Marc Jacobs, 60, Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge SW1 Kine Aaslund, 21, student from Norway. Jeggings, 15, Camden market; top, 20, boots, 50, both shops in Norway DespiteallthefunIhavetravelling, therereallyisnoplacelikehome Lauren Adams, 21, dancer from Jersey. Jeggings, 17, H&M; shoes, 40, Next; blazer, 60, Topshop; bag, 8, New Look Demi Hamill, 16, student from Harlow. Jeggings, 25, Topshop; blazer, 50, Flirt; flip- flops, 35, Birkenstock; bag, gift index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html