AG AW16 collection featuring Alexa Chung

AG AW16 collection featuring Alexa Chung

We are incredibly excited to announce that Alexa Chung will be the new face of AG’s AW16 collection! The effortlessly stylish It girl can be seen featured in the new short for AG Jeans to promote her new campaign. And who better to promote the denim brand than the dungaree queen! Her natural beauty and fit physique lend themselves well to the desirable denim brand which caters to all shapes and sizes, enhancing your ‘good bits’ and hiding your ‘not so good bits.’ The line, Alexa Chung for AG, includes all of our favourite denim staples such as  jeans, t shirts, denim dresses and of course dungarees! Speaking to ELLE magazine Alexa explains, “The collection is inherently the missing pieces…

Tips to Sweat Proof Makeup

Tips to Sweat Proof Makeup

Now that the warm weather has finally arrived, it’s important to adjust your daily makeup routine as the temperature continues to rise! Nothing is more annoying than running mascara and makeup that disappears halfway through the day from sweat and humidity! Whether you’re hanging out by the pool, running errands, or commuting on the tube, we have the greatest tips to achieve sweat-proof makeup that lasts all day long, even on the warmest days! Start with a Primer Even though less is definitely more in the hot summer months, especially when it comes to make-up, starting with a primer is a key step to having your makeup last all day!  Most Primers also dual act as an SPF which is…

Summer Trend: Tassels

Summer Trend: Tassels

Tassel embellished Clothing Summer tops and dresses embellished with colourful tassels are one of our favourite trends this season. Tassels add a little something extra to any outfit, and make the perfect addition to keep you in trend all summer long! Some of our favourites right now are the Star Mela Lana Embroidered Top (£93) which comes in three different colours and is a comfortable fit for the warmer summer days. Another top pick of ours, also from Star Mela, is the Agi Print Maxi Dress (£172). Both of these items use the tassel trend to transform a simple item into a chic bohemian look and we love it! 2. Tassel Jewellery We are in love with all the fun…

Summer Gift Guide

Summer Gift Guide

If you’re looking for the perfect gift to give your fashion forward friend this summer, you’ve come to the right place! No need to stress because we have all the perfect summer gifts no matter what the occasion! Whether celebrating a birthday, graduation, or just looking to put a smile on someone’s face we have it all! We picked out our favourite gifts from Katie&Jo that any summer birthday (or anyone!) will love! You may end up needing to get yourself a little something too! Here are our five favourite gifts for any occasion this summer:   Rachel Jackson Jewellery Who doesn’t love getting a new piece of Jewellery for a gift! Some of our favourite jewellery to give as…

Get your Wardrobe Wimbledon Ready

Get your Wardrobe Wimbledon Ready

Whether you have a ticket to watch some tennis on centre court, or plan on relaxing on the lawn for the day, we have all the perfect styles to help you create your chicest summer style and keep you looking picture perfect for the most anticipated tennis event of the year. With fashion icons such as the Duchess of Cambridge and Victoria Beckham attending in past years, Wimbledon is the perfect excuse to show off your new summer style! All you have to think about now is which player will be taking home the crown this year!   Kim Murray, Wife of Any Murray, has perfected the art of courtside fashion and is the perfect fashion icon to help inspire…

Beach Style

Beach Style

It’s officially summer time! And if you’re one of the fortunate people getting ready to escape for a holiday on the sand, then you’re probably looking for the perfect beach wardrobe to stand out, on and off shore. Dressing while dreaming of a tropical destination is the best way to get inspiration to perfect a stunning summer beach look beyond your go-to t-shirts and flip flops. We’ve been inspired by the first day of summer and selected a few of our favourite must have items when packing for the beach! Now, all you’ll need is your plane ticket to paradise, and you’re ready to go!   Cover-Ups Beach cover-ups are the ultimate key to achieving effortless style while sticking your…

The Perferct Summer Wedding Look

The Perferct Summer Wedding Look

Just because it’s not your special day, doesn’t mean you don’t deserve to look dazzling! With plenty of fun summer weddings right around the corner, it can be hard to know just what to wear to look chic and stay in dress code. Whether it is a day or night summer wedding, we are stocked up with all the perfect dresses and accessories to help you create your perfect, elegant wedding look! To get some inspiration, we picked out a few of our favourite summer wedding styles that will surely turn some heads!   Sun Dresses Afternoon ceremonies often tend to be more casual, and are the perfect excuse to grab that new sundress you have been eyeing all week!…

5 Summer Wardrobe Essentials to Beat the Heat

5 Summer Wardrobe Essentials to Beat the Heat

As the weather gets warmer, get prepared with the summer essentials to stay and look cool even on the hottest days!  From our favourite slip on shoes, beautiful cotton dresses, embroidered clutches, and colourful statement jewellery, we’re prepared to beat the heat with five of our favourite summer wardrobe essentials.   Twill Lined Slip-on Shoes One of our favourite shoe trends this season are the adorable twill lined slip-ons. These versatile shoes offer the perfect balance of comfort and style and come in a large variety of styles featuring different quirky graphic prints, patterns, and vibrant embroidery. These shoes are the perfect addition to any summer outfit to add an elegant pop of colour while keeping you comfortable.   2….

6 Year Anniversary Event!

6 Year Anniversary Event!

Hurraay!! In celebration of Katie&Jo 6 year anniversary this March, we held a fabulous event for all of our customers, loyal and new. The day started with complimentary jean-fittings with Jasmine from J Brand. The session was very successful, and many customers went home happy with a pair (or two) of jeans perfect for them. Prosecco, sparkling rose lemonade, chocolate and yummy cupcakes were served all day. In the afternoon XX  sat up a small pampering spot, treating everyone to a manicure. It was a wonderful day, incredibly busy, the shop buzzed with happy customers and friends. The sun was high up in the sky, the magnolias and daffodils in full bloom, and Spring was in the air! We would…

It’s All About Layers!

It’s All About Layers!

When the daffodils and crocuses start peeking out from the cold winter soil, you start to get that tickling urge to get out all of your pretty spring tops, dresses and skirts. The desire to wear bright colours and floral pattern affects every purchase you make when you go shopping. However, the trouble is, you cannot wear all of these gorgeous pieces, because it is simply too cold. So, first you are chilly and cannot get warm, then the sun comes out and you cannot believe you wore that thick winter coat. You just cannot win?!               Pyrus, Riddle Top £100 – Des Petits Hauts, Joala Top £150 – Pyrus, Severine Asymmetic Hem Dress…