Beauty & Grooming
Hugo Boss, meet Gerard Butler

Hugo Boss, meet Gerard Butler

After a few deep breaths, I’ve finally relaxed after finding out about this. Gerard Butler, the new face of Hugo Boss fragrance, HOORAY! All handsomeness aside, this really is a good pairing for Hugo Boss and what makes it even better is that you can meet him. Yes. MEET HIM. Unfortunately this is only happening...
Tried & Tested: Valeur Absolue

Tried & Tested: Valeur Absolue

Looking for a new fragrance? The range of Valeur Absolue fragrances, which include elements that stimulate the release of beta-endorphins, was reviewed by 3 testers… Charlie McCourt – Online Copywriter “This scent is lovely and feminine with rose and white flowers which means it works for day or night. I’ve had loads of compliments from...
Tried & Tested: Yves Saint Laurent, Battle of the Foundations

Tried & Tested: Yves Saint Laurent, Battle of the Foundations

  Another day, another foundation, but this isn’t just any kind. Yves Saint Laurent have introduced their latest offering with Fusion Ink, following on from their Le Teint Touche Éclat. With two different consistencies and glowing reviews for both, which one takes the winning title? Our four testers had the pleasure of trying the two...
Must Haves: Editor's Top Picks

Must Haves: Editor’s Top Picks

Whatever you’re up to this bank holiday weekend, we at HoF HQ hope you’re doing it in style. As always we have collated our Editor’s picks for this week, bringing you this season’s hottest trends. So kick back, relax, and get in the know!  Shop the Edit HERE With AW14 approaching, spruce up your wardrobe...
Must Haves: Editor's Top Picks

Must Haves: Editor’s Top Picks

Chase away the Monday morning blues with our hand selected collection of Editor’s Picks. From the latest in culinary technology to ‘wear now’ new season pieces, we’ve got everything you need to see out the week in style.   Here are our favourite products this week: Add a little metallic flair to your wardrobe with...
Tried & Tested: Clinique Smart Serum

Tried & Tested: Clinique Smart Serum

We’ve come a long way since the moisturiser was introduced. Revolutionary as it was, they’re being knocked out the park by the fearful facial oils and now, super serums. But don’t go binning your moisturising partner in crime, it’s just time to add a little ‘something, something’ to your skincare regime. One of the newest...
Video: Style My Holiday Fling

Video: Style My Holiday Fling

  Send temperatures soaring with the perfect holiday outfit. Holiday flirting is all about the clothes, darling…   The latest video from our ‘Style My…’ series will sky rocket your style points to ultimate beach babe. From flattering kimonos and cover-ups to stylish sandals, we’ve got your holiday wardrobe covered. Beach bags just the right...
NEW Urban Decay: Perversion Mascara

NEW Urban Decay: Perversion Mascara

If I was stuck on a desert island and could have only one beauty product, it would be mascara. I always feel complete with it on, even if I’m not wearing any other makeup, so when I heard the hype of Urban Decay’s Perversion mascara (hello Kim K) I was eager to try it. Perversion...
Must Haves: Editor's Top Picks

Must Haves: Editor’s Top Picks

WE TRY, YOU BUY! We share which House of Fraser products have caught our Editor’s eyes this week. Here’s what they had to say: With Autumn approaching be prepared with a staple leather jacket. “This luxe style is perfect for throwing on when the evenings get chillier – an autumn essential!” says our Womenswear Editor,...
Competition: Emporio Armani #DiamondsRocks for Men

Competition: Emporio Armani #DiamondsRocks for Men

BOYS ONLY… Emporio Armani have released their latest offering, Diamonds Rocks. Although it might not help you out with the women like its advert suggests, it’s popular one amongst the females at HoF HQ. But alas, we had to get the boys to give it a go and this is what they thought… Dan Barnes...
Must Haves: Editor's Top Picks

Must Haves: Editor’s Top Picks

Check out what our Editor’s are loving this week! We bring you everything from wardbrobe, make up bag and home essentials. Be sure to click on the links and shop this week’s must haves (and maybe a few little extra bits…your secret is safe with us).   “Garden party? Wedding? This gorgeous dress is perfect...
Don't sweat it, set it!

Don’t sweat it, set it!

It’s hot. Yes, we’re feeling it. I’m stuck inside. Aren’t we all? The air-con’s broken. We hear you. My makeup won’t last more than an hour in this. We’ve got you! If there’s one thing we’ve learnt on the beauty desk here at HoF the past couple of weeks, it’s how to make your makeup...