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With summer already seeming like a distant memory, it’s time to turn our attention to our autumn/winter wardrobe — and most importantly, our footwear. Party season is just a few weeks away; here, House of Fraser shows you the shoes to invest in before your social calendar is in full swing. Derby shoes While still a part of the brogue family, derby shoes offer a more casual alternative to a classic brogue. As such, the shoes are perfect for those difficult to style smart-casual occasions. Because derby shoes are closely linked to brogues, the two styles are often confused. However,…

Becoming a mom doesn’t mean you have to neglect fashion now and forever more, or that you should start to dress more demurely; society no longer expects its mothers to hide away or don ‘sensible’ attire, you know. Indeed, perhaps now more than ever it’s positively encouraged for moms to embrace fashion, and to discover styles that complement their changing shape and newly accepted role. The ability to choose clothing, accessories and gadgets often inspire new moms to get out and about, and to go about their day in comfort and with confidence; be gone, shapeless baggy maternity wear, hello momma!…

One of the many reasons that brides-to-be spend a long time visiting bridal boutiques to try on several dresses is they want to enjoy the creations that will help make their special day one to remember. However, not all bridal boutiques offer the same level of customer service and there are tips from those who have spent decades in the trade which are worth repeating. The first tip is that it is important that any bride looking for designer wedding dresses only does so after they have booked their venue because they should not be building their wedding plans around her dress.…

Anyone who has a dog wants what is best for them. This means that, when you are looking for clothes for dressing up your dog, they should be of the highest quality. Hence, they look for designer dog clothes to meet this need. But what is the difference between regular dog clothes and designer models? Understanding the Difference between Casual and Designer Dog Clothes Generally speaking, designer dog clothes are more expensive (this can be a little or a lot) than “regular” clothes. However, price is only half the story. The focus, after all, should be on value for money.…

Special occasion or not, every gentleman should own a bespoke suit to shift them from ordinary to extraordinary whenever they need it most. Maybe you have an event coming up, maybe you’ve decided you want to wow your work colleagues, or maybe…just maybe, it’s time to impress your woman. In this article, you’ll learn the ABC’s (or CBA’s) to understanding the finer details that make a suit great. We hope that when you do venture out to purchase your bespoken beauty, you take the ABC’s on board… Image from: https://www.menswear-market.com/ C for Confidence: Not only is a custom-made suit designed…

Photo by CC user 40026396@N05 on Flickr For such a small item of clothing, bikinis sure do come with a lot of potential problems! Because bikinis do expose so much skin, it is crucial that you choose one that is right for your body type. Don’t let that overwhelm you, though! There is a plethora of bikini options out there, you just need to know what to look for. So you can dazzle onlookers next time you’re at the beach, we’ve compiled out top 5 bikini faux pas that you should steer clear of. 1) Say no to stuffing If you’ve…

 Photo by CC user monicore on Pixabay. In order to make a perfume last longer, be it on the skin or on the shelf, there are a number of things that you should keep in mind in your question to be as stylish as possible. Know your skin type Perfume reacts differently depending on your individual skin type. Generally, people with naturally oily skin tend to experience a longer lastly scent than those with drier skin types. This is due to the oils of skin being able to hold the fragrance, providing more staying power. People with dry skin however, may…

Finding a plus-size swimsuit is much easier than one might think especially if you know where to look. Compared to shopping at a brick and mortar location, online shopping provides customers with a better selection of swimsuits throughout the entire year and because there is no such thing as an off season, there are many styles to choose from at all times. There are many different types of one piece swimsuits that are flattering on a fuller figure, and thanks to the body-positive messages being shouted loud and clear by models and designers alike, there is more choice than ever.…

We all have those old photographs of either ourselves or family members looking slightly ridiculous in what we thought at that time was ‘fashionable’ clothing. Many of us look back at the trends we used to sport, only wishing that we could have had a personal fashion stylist to show us the way. Below is a list of 6 of what we consider to be fashion’s worst faux pas. Tracksuits Although the sports luxe trend can look chic and stylish, wearing actual tracksuits is completely unfashionable and this style has been dead since the early 90’s. What’s even worse is…

With this last year marking the first only-menswear fashion week, men’s fashion has never been in a brighter spot, and stylish guys across the globe have plenty of inspiration to draw from. If you’re looking to update your closet this spring, consider these trendy 2016 menswear styles. The Bomber Jacket The bomber jacket: sleek, trendy, and looks good on almost every body type. The bomber jacket is the must-have outerwear this year, and the best facet of this piece is its ability to be dressed up or down. If you want something a little more unique than the classic black,…