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Much love for the 90's

April 22, 2013

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Fashion trends have a tendency of repeating themselves and the era of scrunchies, overalls, outrageous prints and styles, all from the classic shows such as Clueless and The Fresh prince of Bel Air is back and in full force. We are no strangers to fashion decades being revitalised; we saw the return of the 60s with tunic dresses and miniskirts, the 70s rocker look with the bohemian trends and t...

Curvy Fashion

April 15, 2013

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Style is achievable no matter what size you are, you don’t need to be a sample size to be fashionable, beautiful and confident in your outfit. We women should remember that the best version of ourselves is ourselves.

Whether it is Adele, bootylicious Beyoncé or kurvy Khloe Kardashian there are plenty of celebrities out there reminding us that you can be sexy if not sexier with a fuller...

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Winter is nearly here! Now while some people tend to just rug up and pile on clothes to keep warm; we are here to tell you that you donʼt need to ignore your accessories in the coldest months of the year. In fact with the fashion forecast for Winter 2013 itʼs never been easier to team your classic Winter essentials with some new accessories to stay on trend. In this blog we are going to take...

The Winter Bag

March 29, 2013

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Winter is upon us, and as the cooler months settle in, it’s time to get on trend with some new arm candy this season. In the world of accessories this autumn/winter is about four things: geometry, minimalism, punchy details and scale.

Fashion has gone mathematical. Bag designers have opted for bold geometric shapes and grid patterns. You can achieve this structured and sexy look by opti...

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Weddings are an ever constant pinnacle of upcoming designer trends and the stylish hit ‘Thrift Shop’ from Macklemore and Lewis is inspiring a bit more than a musical fan base.

Mixing the old with the new and adding something blue is what 2013 wedding fashion is all about. Forget about new edgy designs and instead ask your grandmother for her wedding dress. OK, so maybe don’t actually bri...

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Todays men and women want to feel and look younger than their age and over 50’s there is no reason why you can’t look stylish, fit and confident.

Yves Saint-Laurent once said “Fashions fade, but style is eternal”. Now, whilst some fashion trends have an age limit (or at least should ie the mini skirt); style is something that definitely doesn’t. However, in saying that don’t get the wron...

Men's Winter Trends

March 13, 2013

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Copious amount of rain have led to many miserable days indoors but don’t let your style fade away with the sun. Men can stand out with the most stylish of women this winter, just stick to a few key pointers and next thing you know you’re pulling more than just a few jumpers on to keep warm.

COLOUR & PATTERN
Key winter colours of grey, claret and blue mean that whether you are...

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As our favourite designers like Gareth Pugh, Anthony Vaccarello, and Dior hit the runways with hot new looks, the streets are fighting back with hot new trends of their own; it’s a fashion show down. With as much pressure in Milan as there was in Paris to put your trendy step forward many could be mistaken for looking like they have just come off the runway. Never fear though, here is the lates...

TREND ALERT- Leather

February 25, 2013

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The cooler months are now upon us and with them they allow us to bring on some old favourites. Leather meet your summer self, summer self meet leather. It can be a match made in heaven but like most relationships not every look works; so here a few self styling tips to get you through the new season entourage of looks.

Leather, like a hard mistress, can be a friend or foe. It demands att...

Tune into Best Dressed

February 18, 2013

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Movie stars aren’t the only ones owning the red carpet anymore. 2013 has seen standout performances at any award night, but also standout performances from their stylists. Proving singers can hold their own here are the top 3 male and female artists styling up the industry.

Women:
1. Beyonce Knowles
After a smashing performance...