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jeans hanging from a washing line 13/10/2023

How To Dye Jeans 2 Ways: A Step-By-Step Guide

There’s nothing more heartbreaking than when your favourite pair of jeans begin to fade. After years of heavy wearing, your delectable denim can begin to look a little tired. However, this doesn’t mean it must be curtains for your favourite denim garments.  What if we told you that dyeing your denim could solve your problems (and be kinder to the environment)? In this guide, we’ve pulled together two easy and practical ways to dye denim at home so you can continue to wear your favourite pair and get them looking... Read More

how to clean timberland boots step by step 13/10/2023

Here’s How To Clean Timberland Boots

Timberland boots are the iconic footwear staple your wardrobe has been waiting for. Built to withstand years of stylish dressing, as long as you provide them with a little TLC, they’ll surely last a lifetime. Timberland boot care differs depending on the material your boots are made from, so it’s important to learn the type of care your boots require before cleaning and restoring them. If you’re unsure where to begin, don’t worry; we’re knowledgeable about caring for Timberland boots at CHO.  Whether you’re looking to restore the colour, freshen... Read More

woman and man sat in the garden dresses in classic style fashion 06/09/2023

What Is Old Money Aesthetic? Here’s How To Curate The Look

Garnering 461.1 million searches on TikTok at the time of writing – the old money aesthetic is the new, or rather, old trend that’s taking the fashion world by storm.  Focusing on quality tailoring and logo-free designer pieces, it embodies collegiate preppy American looks and centres on a wardrobe filled with crisp linens, subtle styling and classic designer handbags. But just what is an old money aesthetic, what inspired it, and why is there a new generation desperate to capitalise on this classic look? In this blog, we’re digging deep... Read More

Man and woman soak up the sun on the beach 13/07/2023

Beach Vibes: Perfect Outfits To Wear To The Beach This Summer

Summer is here, and what better time to hit the beach? Whether you’re jet-setting abroad or planning around the warmer weather at home, there’s nothing better than relaxing by the sea in the sunshine.  From catching the rays to throwing around a beach ball, getting your seaside outfit on point is almost as important as applying sun cream. If you’re unsure how to pull together your beach day outfit, we’re offering our top styling tips so you can get on top of your beach style game. From the pieces to... Read More

Man and woman stand in a field dressed for a festival 12/07/2023

Find Perfect Summer Festival Outfits For 2023 at CHO

Festival season is in full swing, and if the fashions from the festivals you’ve seen on TV have left you feeling a little uninspired, you may need some help pulling together your perfect festival outfits before you head to one in person. Whether you’re going to a local festival or a big event, we’re offering our top tips on what to wear for a summer festival to help you prepare for all weather. From summer festival outfit ideas to all of the best summer festival essentials, prepare to nail festival... Read More

A man and a woman sit back to back on a tennis court wearing tennis-inspired attire 23/06/2023

Wimbledon: Here’s How To Ace Tennis Core

Wimbledon is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate it than by embracing tennis fashion? Tennis attire has been growing in popularity, so whether you’re new to the game or a seasoned pro, we’ve got the perfect tennis-inspired outfit choices to help you ace your tennis look.  Whether you’re planning on dressing for the courts or just courting the look, learn more about this on-trend aesthetic and how to make it look just as chic on and off the grass. Table of contents: What is tennis core?... Read More

A picnic blanket with fruit and wine 14/06/2023

Top Tips On How To Dress For A British Picnic

Summer is creeping around the corner, and what better way to celebrate it than going for a picnic? A quintessentially British pastime, as soon as the sun comes peeping through the clouds, we’ll be heading for the perfect picnic spot, picnic blanket and essentials at the ready! But once the logistics of who is bringing what is sorted, it’s time to consider the most important part of your picnic; the outfit. Discover our top tips for creating your perfect picnic outfit this summer at CHO.  What is casual picnic attire? ... Read More

Man dressed in shirt, with basket hat and chinos carries a woman on his back 14/06/2023

Curate A Perfect Men’s Summer Capsule Wardrobe With These Top Tips

Summer is here, and it’s time to refresh and update your wardrobe for the new season. But choosing what to wear for warmer weather can feel overwhelming, particularly if you’re someone with a wardrobe bursting at the seams. Whether you’re looking to update your core wardrobe staples for the new season or trying to pack for a week in the sun, we’re bringing you our top tips on building a summer wardrobe for men at CHO. With easy-to-curate summer looks for men that will transcend trends and our top tips... Read More


How To Re-Wax Your Barbour Jacket And Bring It Back To Life

A Barbour wax jacket is an outer wardrobe staple built to last.  Practical and versatile, it’s the perfect choice for hiking through the mountains, strolling through the fields, or heading for a weekend coffee. But what happens when your beloved Barbour jacket starts to look tired? It might be time for a re-wax. If you’ve ever wondered how to re-wax your Barbour jacket,  we’ve got you covered with our Barbour wax jacket maintenance guide at CHO! Read on to discover how to clean your Barbour wax jacket, how to wax... Read More

man and two women outside stand against a stone wall wearing fashionable country clothing. They have a golden retriever with them 03/05/2023

Top Tips On How To Dress For The English Countryside

England is famously known for its beautiful countryside. From rolling hills to expansive valleys, stunning lakes and riverside trails, it’s no surprise that countryside holidays and staycations are becoming increasingly popular. If you’ve decided to switch your summer vacation to a countryside staycation this year, you’re probably wondering what to wear for your adventure.  Luckily, we’ve got English country-style fashion all wrapped up at CHO. So whether you were planning endless days hiking or relaxing riverside walks followed by a relaxed beer garden setting, we’ll give you our top styling... Read More