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The Snuggie may make wearers look like members of a rather odd gospel choir, but it’s a cheap, cuddly option in these times of soup kitchen chic.

21st February, 2009

I’ve been trawling around for some weeks now to find something cheerful to write about, a silver - or even a cheapo aluminium - lining to the giant, snarling Cowen shaped cloud of gloom settling over the country. Last week, it landed in my inbox. The revelation that soup kitchen chic is officially in.

Ostensibly, this doesn’t sound like terrific news, especially not to someone with a handbag fetish threatening to take over...

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