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Get the Look: Fashion on Film

We get many of our fashion cues from film and television – some of the most iconic images of the twentieth century come from the silver screen. Here’s a list of some of our favourites throughout the years, plus some ways to make these looks work for you. 1953: Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday The fifties were dominated by neck scarves, full, petticoat-boosted skirts and tight... ❯❯❯

Create everlasting memories with leavers hoodies

Over the years, we Brits have adopted a few things from our American cousins that seem to have fitted perfectly into British culture. The pizza and the hamburger have both come from across the pond and we have embraced them as if they were our own. Outside the world of food, certain cultural ideas and events have also made the transition. Halloween has become one of the main social events on the... ❯❯❯

5 Tips for Finding a Prom Dress for Your Body Type

It’s almost that time of the year again: prom time. Millions of young women will be equally nervous and exited about one of the biggest nights in their young life. After finding the cutest and most popular date, the next step is finding the perfect dress. This step can usually take multiple days of shopping. However, one of the easiest ways to shop for the perfect prom dress is to find a... ❯❯❯

Integrating Classic Women's Fashion into Your Photoshoot

Integrating Classic Women's Fashion into Your PhotoshootAs a general rule of thumb, many people warn against wearing something too "trendy" or modern in a photoshoot due to the fear that the trend will fade out the photos may look silly looking back. However, integrating timeless trends into your photoshoot will allow for classic photos that will never look too outdated. Lucky for us, this fall, 1920's classic Hollywood style is back and more chic than... ❯❯❯

Stylish Winter Hats For 2012/13

Stylish Winter Hats For 2012/13 How better to express yourself, than to wear a stylish hat for the coming winter of 2012 and 2013. Formerly worn as more of a status and warmth accessory, the modern hat is now an essential part of the wardrobe, commanding the utmost respect for individual style and design. There are an amazing collection of hats that will be popular this season. Here, we detail what varieties are hot for the the... ❯❯❯

Should You Own Neon Skinny Jeans?

You Must Own Neon Skinny Jeans Even though summer is starting to come to an end before our eyes,  and for many of us, much too soon, we are getting the kids ready to go back to school. You know what that means. It is also time for you to take them back to school shopping as well. When you were at the mall the last time, you noticed that the stores were showing a lot of neon colored shorts.... ❯❯❯

Why Babydolls Are A Beautiful Lingerie Style

Why Babydolls Are A Beautiful Lingerie StyleBabydolls are a luxurious and elegant style of lingerie that can instantly boost the confidence of any woman. A babydoll is a gorgeous style of nightwear available in a wide range of colours, fabrics and patterns. Why is it called a 'babydoll', I hear you ask? Well, way back when, a film was released called Baby Doll in which the lead character wore a very sheer and floaty nightdress - so flimsy... ❯❯❯

Asian Fashion Trends on the Horizon

Predicting the fashion industry is a daunting task, and saying what will sell well in one place is even more difficult. The problem is that fashion is open to interpretation of culture and location, as can be seen in various fashion subcultures that exist in separate countries. Japanese fashion has been a perfect example of that with the classic school girl look that failed to be a hit in most... ❯❯❯

Keep Your Specs Spic And Span With These Simple Tips

Keep Your Specs Spic And Span With These Simple TipsYou may be one of those people who regularly loses, breaks or drops their glasses but with this simple guide, it is easy to ensure your frames are well-protected and in great condition. They may feel sturdy, but most glasses require a gentle touch when cleaned and stored. When buying a pair of glasses, there are certain features you can look out for to make them last longer. For example,... ❯❯❯

Sex And The City Fashion; Carrie's Most Memorable Outfits

Sex And The City Fashion; Carrie's Most Memorable Outfits The TV show ‘Sex and the City’ brought ladies around the world a new look at the modern women with huge emphasis on sex, relationships, success and of course, fashion. It proved to be an immensely successful program with millions of viewers across the globe. Women looked to the Sex and the City characters for a bout of laughter, reflection and importantly fashion. The Sex and the City... ❯❯❯