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If the shoe fits...

January 21, 2013

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Shoes: they are crafted with such an art that the human race of which can feel unworthy. Especially these days with iconic designers like Jimmy Choo, Manolo Blahnik and Christian Louboutin, who reassure the world that the evolution of the shoe is in good hands.

Shoes are no longer just an obsession for women but with the beautiful leathers and fabrics available for men’s shoes, it’s no...

50 Shades of Ray (Bans)

January 14, 2013

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Yip, it’s summer alright. The sun is beating down on you, so what do you do? Slip, slop, slap and slide on your shades because there are some extra hot new eye-wear trends for your sizzling summer in 2013!

There has been a fashion craving for retro-glam appeal this summer and sunglasses are no exception. Of course you can’t go past your trusty old Ray Bans (ok, so we may not have 50) or...

We've got 2013 in the bag

January 07, 2013

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Paint the town with colour as you rock out with your bag out. 2013 is the year to be daring, play with colour and make a statement with every woman’s best friend. 2012’s tyranny of flat liners is over, with the war on faded beige's beginning and being taken over by the new and improved models. Bright block colours are taking over catwalks worldwide.

Cute clutches are perfect of styling...

Basics & Staples

January 03, 2013

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Stampede the 2013 New Year’s super sales, stock your wardrobe and be fully prepared for the year to come. Seasonal basics are a necessity to get you through the hectic mornings and surviving the age old questions 'what should I wear?'

Here are our easy top 5 must haves for your wardrobe.

1. LBD. There was never a greater story than that of your Little Black Dress. Ignore the...

The NYE Look

December 24, 2012

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Fashion inspirations of 80s & 90s are making a comeback exploding into 2013 this New Years Eve. The glitz and glam is back, as is the music to go with it. Hip Hop tunes like 'This is How we do it", 'Whoop there it is' will be on everybody's play list.

Miami Vice has also inspired an exodus of NYE themed parties this year which we love. Create your NYE look with a pastel base and a...

Nail It

December 19, 2012

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‘Tis the season to be jolly and boy are we jolly with the new trend of nail art adorning everyone this party season! In the past few months social media has been full of weird and wonderful ideas. There are so many designs and creations that can make your party dress pop just that bit more.

We particularly enjoy the festively themed designs including traditional Halloween Jack-o-lantern...

Off the Rack

December 10, 2012

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Challenge we often hear from clients and general fashion lovers, is their desire to look on trend and stylish but the looks being far too expensive. Here's some news; not many people can! It’s often we notice an extraordinary designer look thats worth more than your car.

What we love and practice as fashion stylists is recreating runway looks by mixing and matching pre-loved fashion with...

Summer Accessories!

December 02, 2012

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This blog is to all our fashionistas who are all about accessorising!

This is an exciting season to get into accessorizing because there are so many new and inventive looks to try! You can pair delicate gold or silver jewelry with a Summer outfit or go the opposite direction with boldly coloured rope, jewels or beaded necklaces and braclets! This season really allows mixing and matching...

Summer Headgear

November 26, 2012

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Forever coming across new trends, we stumbled upon one that we’ve gladly been executing for a while now but also one that going to have an impact this season- head accessories! We’re talking head wraps, flower head pieces and turbans. Not so much statement head bands that were big three or so years ago, but more inventive and versatile pieces and wraps.

Some styles that we’re seeing cir...

Swimwear Glamour

November 19, 2012

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When spotting a model in a magazine by a pool in her swimwear and accessories all we can think of is style and glamour. The joy of swimwear is its simplicity. The fun in swimwear is accessorising it! As stylists, putting together a swimwear ensemble is one of our favourite styling projects.

We’re lucky enough to live in a state where the weather commands you to spend all your free time b...