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POPPYS’ Bloggers Event (19th June 2013)

By Flavie Belanco Bloggers, cupcakes, sweets and glamour; POPPYS really knows how to put on an event. German based luxury brand, POPPYS, hosted a bloggers event a couple of weeks ago to showcase their newest, sparkly product: POPPYS mini jack plug. Here, bloggers were treated to a little preview and catwalk show of the product, [...]

Comfy Winter Style Essentials

Ladies and gents, I think it’s time to get warm… Well, as we can all tell, we are smack bang in the middle of winter. The leaves have fallen from the trees; the air is colder and the days are shorter (and snowier). And every year, as we switch into seasons, so does fashion from [...]

How to be a Savvy Sale Shopper…

The sale season is well and truly here. It’s what we have been waiting for all year round. This is where we can get that gorgeous Zara coat; we’ve had our eye on for the past few months and for a fraction of the price. More importantly, since January is all about new starts, now [...]

Top 5 Fashion Investments

These are must have items you needed in your wardrobe. Serving as timeless treasures that can go with everything, here are the top five fashion investments that never go out of style.   1)    Little Black Dress Immortalised forever by icon Audrey Hepburn, the LBD has been used and recreated by an endless list of [...]

Eco Fashion

Fashion is a special entity that can be transformed in many ways. Worn in different ways by all, fashion is something that overtakes everyone whether they realise it or not.  Fashion can be anything from cheap, expensive, global and breathtaking, to horrible, risky, comfortable and fearless but mainly we can all agree that fashion is [...]

The Wonderful World of ‘Handbags’

“WHY is it that as soon as something sells out it becomes even more desirable?” – Lauren Milligan.   This statement sums up handbags in its entirety along with many people’s desires towards them. Known as the greatest accessory of all time, handbags don’t just mean a lot to us fashionistas but hold a special [...]

Dressing Like Boys……

Since the dawn of humanity, the sexes have adapted to dressing a certain way as society has deemed them to, however as the centuries went on and as fashion continued to develop and challenge the norm, these social expectations shifted along with it. Now in this day and age, it’s all about dressing like your [...]

Stripes: Dos and Don’ts

Blue and white, black and white or grey or white, stripes have become a staple in fashion. Inspired by sailor and French fashion from the likes of Popeye the sailor man and Jean Seberg, stripes have truly transformed style in its own right inspiring many high street fashion heavy weights such as Topshop, River Island, [...]

Zoë Kravitz: “My style is… I don’t give a f**k”,

For some, fashion is in the blood. I don’t think there could be a better representative of that idea than Zoë Kravitz.   “A rising style star, she flawlessly transitions from effortless, slightly mussed glamour to street chic, and she somehow ends up looking sultry every time.” (   Actress, singer, model and full time [...]

Trend Alert: Bustier Corset Style Tops

Underwear worn as outer garments are fast becoming very popular in the clubs and party circuits around the city. Celebrity rock chick Taylor Momsen loves this look and can be seen rocking this on a daily basis even though she does face her share of criticisms because of it, but it does take a lot [...]

Why We Love…. Jameela Jamil

“Running round London doing press appointments like a madwoman in hot pants, plus my long camel coat makes me look like a flasher.” With eyeliner, humour, brains and a quirky style to match Jameela Jamil is a fashion icon in training and definitely one to watch. She is the British beauty, 25, that’s stealing the [...]

Why We Love….. Dannii Minogue

When you think Dannii Minogue you used to think Kylie but that, however, is not true anymore as over the past few years Miss Danni Minogue has really come into her own especially with the fashion world. While entering the nation’s hearts through the world of television, adverts and the notorious show that is X [...]

The Generation Of Supermodels

Remember the days when super models ruled the world, remember when Naomi Campbell and Cindy Crawford were seen everywhere and remember when there were an elite list of gorgeous supermodels from around the world who ruled the nineties. Yes they emphasised the notion of how beautiful women ruled the world. Known as the original supermodels, [...]

Autumn/Winter’s Newest Trends

With autumn on our doorstep, a new season as usual means a wind of change in the design world. You are looking out for something fresh, opening another chapter in the fashion cycle.  What will mark your step into a new season this time?  See the answers from world leading fashion designers. We can see [...]

A Girls Favourite Friend – The Little Black Dress

Breakfast at Tiffany’s, a movie every girl immediately recognizes. It’s a classic, an all-time favourite in culture and in fashion as it gave all of us one of the greatest things to ever grace the fashion world, the little black dress. Immortalised forever by icon Audrey Hepburn, the LBD has been used and recreated by [...]