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A Perfect Weekend in London: The Ritz, Camden Gig and River Cruise

A Perfect Weekend in London: The Ritz, Camden Gig and River Cruise

 So, you’re an out of towner, all packed and ready to visit the big smoke for a stylish weekend in England’s great capital city London… …Or, you’re a city-dweller and a well-practiced commuter, but do you ever take just one weekend to really enjoy the eclectic culture and diversity that defines your proud city? Get...
Bringing Baby Home: Our Top Picks

Bringing Baby Home: Our Top Picks

Following last week’s celebrations, the nation has been reminded of the wonderful joy that a new baby can bring to a young family. As ever, up and down the country, many new-born babies are welcomed into their new homes with wonder and delight. If you are one such parent or if you are still expecting,...
High Contrast: Monochrome Vs Brights

High Contrast: Monochrome Vs Brights

Whatever your preferred style aesthetic, be it vibrant and bold or clean and sophisticated, now is the time for the wallflower within to embrace these highly-contrasting, head-turning looks. We love the lady-like opulence of this monochrome peplum dress, with floral embellishment, by Coast, as well as the exuberant charm of this lime-hued, jacquard dress by...
Simple Summer Supper: Tequila Chilli Prawns with Garlic and Coriander

Simple Summer Supper: Tequila Chilli Prawns with Garlic and Coriander

  Summertime supper inspiration is here, by way of a quick and easy Mexican-themed recipe for these delicious Tequila-spiked chilli prawns, served with coriander. It takes minutes to prepare, it can be grilled either outdoors or indoors, depending upon your preference and it’s really tasty. Serve with sliced avocado, green salad and Mexican flat-breads for a...
Up to 70% off Blue Cross Sale: Top Sale Picks

Up to 70% off Blue Cross Sale: Top Sale Picks

Don’t miss your last chance to shop our Blue Cross Sale for your summer holiday and for those stylish, everyday essentials. Choose up to 70% off Dresses, up to 60% off Men’s Tops & T-Shirts and up to 70% off Home & Furniture. Buy now or regret it later! > Shop Blue Cross Sale now!...
Seasonal Summer Eats: Chilled Cucumber and Avocado Soup with Basil

Seasonal Summer Eats: Chilled Cucumber and Avocado Soup with Basil

There’s nothing like a welcome spell of unexpected summer weather, to put every commuter you meet into a disarmingly good mood. It also completely re-balances your appetite; who would want to go home to a wintery bowl of spag bol, when suddenly other possibilities seem far more appealing? How about a spontaneous antipasti and prosecco...
One for the Weekend: Daydream

One for the Weekend: Daydream

Wherever you’re bound this weekend – be it a grand country wedding, a romantic dinner date or Sunday lunch with the family – this dreamy ensemble of pastels and florals is the perfect outfit to tick all the boxes… …And, if it just so happens that you are in fact off to celebrate a hazy...
The Luxe List: Most Covetable Handbags

The Luxe List: Most Covetable Handbags

  If you’re in the market for an ultra-chic piece of arm-candy to tote about town with you this pre-AW13, it’s most certainly game, set, match! Our covetable edit showcases the hottest, pre-seasonal contenders, from trend-led satchels and shoulder bags to game-changing clutches, and timeless handbag icons, known for their style-authority and everlasting desirability. We...
One for the Weekend: High Contrast

One for the Weekend: High Contrast

Get gutsy with SS13′s monochrome trend and rock these sharp separates for your weekend. Show off those pins in a mini pair of geometric-print shorts and balance your look with a chic – yet muted – blouse. Then, step into a pair of towering wedges to elongate your legs and toughen up the whole outfit with...
Back to Black: How to Wear the Dark Horse Trend for Summer

Back to Black: How to Wear the Dark Horse Trend for Summer

It’s debatable as to whether or not the sun with make another appearance during this summer. Happily for the sartorially-minded, there is an unpredictable style solution to turn up the heat, by way of this season’s most alluring and captivating trend; Summer Black. Already a perennial wardrobe staple for so many women, dressing in black...
Forever Pieces: Curate your Wardrobe

Forever Pieces: Curate your Wardrobe

  It’s not often that you’ll find an item of clothing that fits beautifully and makes you look and feel amazing. So when you do find that elusive pair of perfect jeans or a silhouette-hugging shift dress, it inevitably becomes a wardrobe hero for life. Think elegant classics with longevity that you can pair with...
We Love: Head Over Heels

We Love: Head Over Heels

The perfect party pumps come courtesy of Dune’s new brand Head Over Heels and are available in a neat capsule collection of hues; from versatile black to neutral nude, disco-inspired glitter and a blushing shade of pink. That’s Friday night dancing with the girls sorted, simply match your heels to your ensemble and you’re good...