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pink suits from Paul Smith. ()r they can pop into Next For Men. buy (iino jeans and checked shirts or pressed white trousers and blazers. and come out looking like ‘James Dean on the ranch/James Dean at

costumes. acting school (‘ary Grant on an ocean liner.'

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(£150 upwards) trom Corniche. 2-4 Jettrey Street. Edinburgh. 031 556 3707.

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Above: Mono print viscose pleated skirt with matching blouse in navy/white and lawn/white (£39.95 blouse; £39.95 skirt) trom branches ol Laura Ashley.

Centre: Pink rose print sheath dress. back buttoned. tully lined 100% polyester (£36.99) lrom branches at Next.

top flight: Indigo denim jacket with leather collar. 100% cotton (£45.99). Beige styled cotton trousers (also navy and white) 100% cotton (£29.99). Ecru/navy long sleeve matelot T-shlrt. 100% cotton (£14.99) trom branches at Next.

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