Women’s Fashion
Style inspiration: Chelsea Flower Show

Style inspiration: Chelsea Flower Show

As I wandered around Chelsea Flower Show last week, trying to justify spending an obscene amount of money on a single glass of Pimms, I found myself becoming increasingly captivated by the colours and vibrancy of the flowers. And whilst everyone else around me was planning their garden makeovers, I was concentrating firmly on my...
2 Day Brand Event best picks.

2 Day Brand Event best picks.

It’s that time of year again, purses at the ready and fisty cuffs polished off, the House of Fraser 2 Day Brand Event is finally here. Don’t feel quite up to facing the crowds? Check out our best picks from across our Womens, Beauty and Accessories collections, make your selection, then hop online and either pick...
Behind the Scenes: our AW11 Press Day

Behind the Scenes: our AW11 Press Day

We know it’s barely summer but in the fashion world, as soon as you enter one season and start pulling out the shorts and flip flops, we’re already talking, thinking and planning the next three. So, despite soaring temperatures across London, today we invited the fashion and home press in to preview our new autumn/winter...
Block party

Block party

Want to introduce some colour into that dowdy wardrobe?  Colour blocking is one of summers biggest trends and done correctly can be an easy way to update any tired outfit. If you’re not quite ready to take on the fluro mish mash as sported by a certain Miss Cole (ahem), we have taken the hard...
THE MAIN EVENT

THE MAIN EVENT

With summer on the horizon it’s time to get that summer wardrobe marked for ‘best’ ship, shape and stylish. Whether it’s a summer wedding, garden party, day at the races or just a barbeque in the garden with friends, our Event Dressing guide is all you need to ensure you’ll be no shrinking violet at...
Next stop...Summer!

Next stop…Summer!

It’s that time of year we never thought would come. The Bank holidays are over, the wedding of the year has finally passed, so what next? Despite the much welcomed April sunny spell, summer hasn’t even started yet! Whether you plan to jet off to sunnier climes or are looking forward to enjoying a potentially...
Tea party

Tea party

Forget brunch, afternoon tea is now the chicest meal of the day. And who doesn’t love a good cup of tea, accompanied by sandwiches, scones and delicious cakes?! We also like any excuse to dress up, and afternoon tea requires a vintage inspired frock. For the perfect afternoon tea ensemble take inspiration from 40s and...
The Royal Wedding: A stylist's dream

The Royal Wedding: A stylist’s dream

So I’ve been thinking, if Kate Middleton were to call me up and say “I need your help, none of these fancy couture designers can help me find what I want, I want you to dress me head-to-toe in House of Fraser” what I would put the future Queen of England in? Then, that got...
Royal Wedding fever

Royal Wedding fever

I told myself  that I wouldn’t get caught up in all the Royal Wedding hullabaloo… and yet here I am thinking about how I’m going to spend the day… do I go to Hyde Park, or hold a street party? What will Kate wear? Will she get to have flowers in her hair or will she...
Wedding Hats - How to pull them off with aplomb

Wedding Hats – How to pull them off with aplomb

There are very few occasions in life that call for a hat, so if you are a hat lover, you’re probably a fan of weddings too. But if you are not usually a hat wearer, donning one for a wedding may feel intimidating. According to the master of British millinery Stephen Jones, the trick to...
THE 2 DAY BRAND EVENT - NOW ONLINE!

THE 2 DAY BRAND EVENT – NOW ONLINE!

On your marks, get set – SHOP! The 2 Day Brand Event is online now and due to start tomorrow in  store. And with huge discounts on our favourite brands, including Bobbi Brown, Creme de la Mer, Biba, Warehouse, Ralph Lauren, Levi’s, Aquascutum (phew!) and many more – we’ve started loading our virtual shopping baskets...
The 2 Day Brand Event - Starts Online at 5pm Today

The 2 Day Brand Event – Starts Online at 5pm Today

Get set to shop in our 2 Day Brand Event. It starts exclusively online from 5pm today and then in stores this Thursday and Friday. There's 10% off Bobbi Brown and Creme de la Mer; up to 20% off Kurt Geiger and Paul Smith; up to 30% off L.KBennett and Diesel and many more brilliant...