Posts Tagged ‘Topshop’

Winter Coats 2011

Long gone are the days where I was dressed in bright fuchsia, purple and yellow patchwork coats! Instead I now look forward to shopping for new coats that will actually flatter me, rather than making me appear like the abominable snowman on acid!   This winter coats will come in their thousands! They will range [...]

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 [...]

The Purchases That Time (and I) Forgot…

I’ll admit it – I’m a clothes addict. And I’m aware that I’m not the slightest bit alone in this addiction. Trips to the High Street inevitably result in that dress, pair of heels (whatever it might be this time) screaming my name…I went through a phase when I was younger of applying the term [...]

Prim And Polished

‘Prim and Polished’ offers some of the finest feminine clothing available on the high street today.   For those who love vintage style but don’t have the time to scour vintage stores, Topshop’s collection ‘Prim and Polished’ is most definitely for you. Inspired by an array of decades the range boasts a quirky ladylike style [...]

Print This

The weather may be dull and depressing, and summer just a mere memory of hurriedly eating an ice-cream before the shy and retiring sunshine disappears behind a cloud, but there is a way to achieve an instant perk up and brighten the day, reminding ourselves that it really is July. The article in question my [...]

Autumn/Winter 2011-12 Goes Sixties

Autumn/Winter 2011-12 moves the focus back a decade from summer’s 70′s nod to the 60′s mod.  Yes, it’s all about textured materials, shift dresses, full skirts, sloping shoulder jackets, plastics, felts, and warm autumn colours that are very much the 60′s colour palette.   To give you a taste of some great 60′s style fashion [...]

Back To The Wild

I live by the mantra that animal print is an absolutely timeless classic. With fiery frontiers of fashion such as Blondie’s Debbie Harry and Kate Moss leading the leopard print pack over the decades, it’s no wonder that high street shops are pushing the pattern into the modern ages.   It’s safe to say that [...]

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 [...]

Celebrities Do Demure

When a celebrity pulls off looking classy it says so much more than simply using sex to sell.  After all, you’ve got to have some natural wow factor to still grab headlines when you’re not simply baring all in the spotlight… or shall we say, doing a Rhianna or Gaga.   Eva Mendes has certainly [...]

Beaded Bliss

Jewellery has always captivated my attention, perhaps I was a magpie in a previous life!   Pieces of jewellery can compliment an outfit, complete the look and grab the attention of other people.   Summer 2011 has strongly presented its tribal look and with it has come more exotic pieces of jewellery, which are simple [...]

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, [...]

Nails 2011

There was once a time when I used to bite my nails right down, until nothing was left except tiny stumps! Such a bad habit but thankfully I eventually grew out of it, thank the Lord!   These days I am obsessed with keeping my nails healthy, filed neatly in a square shape and decorated [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

Beach Party Fashionista

The party holiday season is nearly approaching, Malia, Ayia Napa and Ibiza are going to be filled once again. It is the place to be seen, the place to be dancing in the summer sun and more importantly the place to rock this seasons ‘It’ beachwear.   It is all about palm and tropical prints [...]

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 [...]

Freaky Fruit

Eating our 5-a-day fruit portions is never going to be dull again! Summer’s big look this year is based on citrus colours of lemon and lime, as well as fruity prints and designs. The banana, apple, cherry, strawberry, orange, lemon and lime trend is engulfing everything from jewellery to dresses, playsuits, bags and shoes.   [...]

Prime Minister’s Wife’s Been Taking Notes

  We think the Prime Minister’s wife, Samantha Cameron, may have been reading LoveScene Magazine!   At the weekend we caught her in the papers wearing the same green silk dress that we had featured in one of our “High Street Changing Rooms” articles:  How lovely of her to visit!    Once our feet [...]

Breton Stripes

Stripes are taking over this summer! They are engulfing everything from dresses, skirts and shirts to handbags and shoes, even belts. They are appearing as primary colours of green and blue mixed with white or as pink and red with inputs of black.   It is a far cry away from the striped black and [...]

The Maternity Section

I recently discovered that I am pregnant and seeing as I am having an autumn baby I am going to be heavily pregnant during what little summer mother nature is going to bless my poor, pasty skin with this year.  I love a bit of online shopping as much as the next girl, and am [...]