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The Mullet Is Back…

Don’t worry there is no need to shield your eyes from the screen, as I definitely don’t mean the hairdo, phewww! Of course, I’m referring to the mullet hemline trend!   This sexy yet feminine trend is perfect for when you can’t decide between party or casual, modest or sassy, maxi or mini… instead you [...]

Casual Clothing

T-shirts are such a great wardrobe staple.  You can dress them up somewhat and you can certainly dress them down.  They look fantastic with jeans and shorts, trousers and skirts, with braces and with a cardigan.  Effortless chic when combined with some nice skinny jeans, sunglasses and a scarf around the head or neck.   [...]

Summery Shorts for SS12

Whilst black is beautiful, one can’t help but look forward to the uplifting hues that go hand in hand with the long, bright days.  Whilst some of these bottom-skimming shorts may be a step too far for some of you, we’ve picked some slightly longer ones too.  However, there aren’t many reasonably priced feminine, summery shorts [...]

Spring 2012 Trend: Bird Print

Forget floral print, as designers are flocking to textiles that include bird prints this spring!   Patterns including swans, pheasants and other bold prints are bringing birds to life on the catwalk this season and have found their way onto almost every piece of clothing and accessory you can think of, from tops, dresses, pants [...]

We Heart Fashion

Whilst androgyny will still be big during Autumn/Winter 2011-12, the season also brings femininity in all its glory.  One rather popular aspect that has recently been popping up all over the high street is the use of hearts.  Small hearts, big heart, heart jewellery, heart hosiery, heart jumpers, dresses and skirts.   Whether you want [...]

Bow Madness

Autumn/Winter 2011-12 brings bows galore.  There are bows on everything, from tops to tights, from playsuits to peep toes.  They come in all shapes and sizes and they’re the perfect way to add a feminine touch to your outfit, especially if you’re going for a somewhat masculine look and want to balance it with a [...]

Capes, Ponchos and Cardigans for Autumn 2011

The wardrobe transition from summer to autumn can be a difficult one, especially in a place like the UK where the weather can be so unpredictable.  You want to be warm but you don’t want something too heavy to wear nor to carry should the weather heat up half way through the day.  On the [...]

20 Summer Items Under 20 GBP

You don’t have to splash the cash to add some great summery items to your wardrobe.  Check out these 20 wardrobe additions all under £20.   CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE… Butterfly T-Shirt – £19.99, Zara; Slinky Button Shorts – £18.00, New Look; Fitted Tank Top – £12.90, Mango; Lime Jersey Runner Shorts – £8.00, [...]

Hot Playsuits & Jumpsuits for Summer 2011

A great trend for all shapes and sizes, the key is to find the right playsuit or jumpsuit for your body type.  All-in-ones can be easily dressed up and dressed down so long as it doesn’t look like lounge wear… meaning you can get the most wear possible.  Some can even look great with tights, [...]

Lace Dresses, Tops and Accessories Under £40

With the Grace Kelly inspired lace bearing wedding dress worn by Kate Middleton many women are now looking to find sexy or elegant lace items to add to their wardrobe.  With so many great fashions to add during Spring/Summer 2011  you’ll want to make the most of your cash.  Here are some great lace garments [...]

High Street Changing Rooms: Republic

Republic.  The place of current high street fashion at good prices.  Annoyingly when I walked into the changing rooms I was taken by the sales assistant to the first of many, right by the entrance.  With a dirty mirror, curtains that didn’t seem quite so secure and with a four inch gap at the bottom [...]