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December 2014

31/12/2014

AW14 NO.2 FASHION COUNTDOWN

Embellishment. Lovely, lovely embellishment. The Christmas period is about all that sparkles, so its no surprise really that it was all over the catwalks. Christmas parties and new year’s outfits have loads of inspiration. If you read our number 3 in the countdown, it was heavily based around empowering clothing and strong statements. Although the glitz and glam of diamanté is typically associated with delicacy and daintiness, this season we are talking about BOLD ornamentation.  Large 3D florals sparkled their way over dresses, and extreme embroidery twisted its way over... Read More

19/12/2014

Festive make-up tutorial

With the festive season fast approaching and with lots of parties to attend, have you started to plan your outfits yet? If not, don’t fret there is still time. But how many of you out there find that too much partying can really throw your beauty routines out of sync? I personally find that if I am tired from all the partying my eyes are the first to suffer. Whether it is dark circles or just feeling dry and puffy, there is a solution! Thanks to the magic of make-up... Read More

15/12/2014

History Trip – No.3 AW14 trend

Disco fever? Garish prints? Mix and match, Pic n’ Mix? Swinging silhouettes? Exactly. Absolute absurdity. But really, we all love taking a trip back to the 60’s, 70’s and 90’s. Why? Because you could create any type of fashion madness you wanted. In the Autumn/Winter catwalks, there were lots of A-line silhouettes, bright colours, psychedelic patterns, and tailoring; all key in 60’s fashion. However, they are brought to life for a 2014/15 fashionista; short mini dresses are given a twist by using metallic materials; bright statement accessories are thrown in; even more daring... Read More