May 31 2010
Lucia van der Post
You have to say one thing for a recession – it forces everybody to sharpen up their acts. Middle of the road and boring doesn’t cut it. A look at House of Fraser’s own Linea line shows that it has been learning lessons from some of the smartest retailers around. Check out its snakeskin-printed frame clutch bag (pictured), which packs a very chic punch for just £39.