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The Kimono

Blake Lively wore hers on the Cannes red carpet, Kourtney Kardashian styled hers with some simple denim cut-offs, and Miley, well, Miley rocked hers with everything! Kimonos are a celebrity favourite, and you can’t blame them, their versatility knows no bounds! They appeal to our desire for boho chic, achieving the perfect balance between elegance [...]

Missguided Peace and Love Collection 2013

With more and more celebrities jumping on the high street bandwagon, it’s unsurprising the success online brands such as Missguided has had. From Little Mix to Fern Cotton Missguided has developed a vast fan base and become a well-known brand famous for their budget prices and even more so for their style! This month Missguided have launch their [...]

Victoria Secret Does it Again!

Well as it’s all over again for another year I can’t help but applaud them once again, for no one knows how to do a catwalk better than Victoria Secret. Just as we convince ourselves that they won’t be able to top last years knock out, the faint noise of jaws dropping around the UK [...]

Dare To Bare? Jaimie Did!

            Too much chest? Too much leg? This has always been a dilemma for many women around the world but luckily for me, I always had my mum to guide me in the right direction and remind me that some things were better left to the imagination. This was obviously [...]

Primark Proves Its Worth

Despite Leeds bursting with culture, I’ve convinced myself yet again that shopping is the only way to pass the time and this week I found myself with a few hours spare rummaging through the rails at Primark. Primark or Primani to a few is best known for their affordable fashion on a budget and although [...]

Everyone Needs A Muse

I have a shameful secret…until recently I didn’t like fashion. Well, perhaps not as strong as didn’t ‘like’ but certainly didn’t ‘get’. I was the girl who would feign family duties, lack of cash or even a smear test to get out of a shopping trip with friends. I didn’t understand why girls – in [...]

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 [...]

Mulberry Spring Scarves

I am in lust with Mulberry at the moment, especially after covering their Spring/Summer 2012 collection for our very own Manchester Fashion Week.   Currently on trend are their lightweight scarves that are ideal for this weather we are experiencing. The scarves are perfect  being light enough for Spring and can add intrigue to an [...]

Loud Statement Rings

When it comes to jewellery I am anything but subtle, in this case, less is not always more. I love wearing chunky chains, having rings adorn my fingers and wearing earrings that are big enough to rival the great Pat Butcher.   One of the looks for this year is again going to be tribal, [...]

Stuck in a Style Rut?

Browsing through an issue of Company magazine recently, I came to my favourite column – that of the gorgeous Jameela Jamil. This month, the leggy T4 presenter raised an issue I know all too well. The pesky ‘style rut’. Now, in all honesty, when I think of Miss Jamil – funky strapless dresses, long dark [...]

Paul Weller for Pretty Green

Following Paul’s capsule collection earlier this year, comes the  release of his first ever full collection for Liam Gallagher’s fashion range Pretty Green. “I enjoyed designing my first capsule collection for Pretty Green and wanted to continue the collaboration by designing a larger range”  the style icon said.   Once again, all the pieces have [...]

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 [...]

60s and 70s Winter Wardrobe

Autumn/Winter 2011 is going to see, once again, the return of the modern mod and the hippy!   The sixties, famed for Twiggy, Jean Shrimpton and mini-skirt creator Mary Quant, will introduce its strong influence of London. Polo necks, shift dresses, polka dots, block colours of red, white and yellows and peter pan collars are [...]

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 [...]

Wardrobe Must Have: The Blazer

If there’s one thing every girl should have at least one of in their wardrobe, then it’s the blazer. If you don’t have one, well, you simply don’t know what your missing!  The blazer is an absolute wardrobe must have for any fashionista or style addict.   The best thing about blazers is that they [...]

Pavement Power?

Iconic fashion designer Coco Chanel once famously said, “Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.”   The statement suggests that fashion is not purely about clothes. It’s about our lifestyles; events that [...]

Wonderful Wellies

Wellies are no longer being kept to muddy farms or for gardening, they will be seen on the high street, already they have been spotted at festivals!  They will come in their dozens! Bright neon colours, glow in the dark, your classic green, patterned and even polka dots!   It will make rainy days more [...]

Autumn Essentials: Leg Wear

With the new season almost here it’s easy to get carried away with what’s hot on the fashion front. But perhaps the most important addition to our wardrobes for the cold temperatures to come is leg wear and hosiery.   Now, I’m a huge fan of all things related to dressing legs up whether this [...]

Seasonal Printings

It seems as though summer is officially over, even leaves have begun to fall from their trees. However, I am still optimistic that Autumn/Winter will be bright and bolder than ever before!   Block colours are still going strong for the season, which means your royal purples, orange reds, emerald greens and citrus yellows will [...]