Women’s Fashion

Daily Gossip: Cheryl Cole, Percentages of attraction, Gucci film

We just can’t stop talking about… Cheryl Cole to break the US: It’s not possible to move at the moment without seeing her, hearing her, watching her or just bumping into lookalikes of her. Cheryl Cole is quite literally everywhere, and she’s about to make it Stateside. To help her in the jump across the...

We Love… Barbie loves Mimco

Overblown floral satin clutch bag, £69, Mimco Barbie   To celebrate Barbie’s 50th Birthday, Mimco has created a range of accessories. Barbie loves Mimco is the ultimate girly collection, and appeals to every woman’s inner child. Think pink, sparkly and Barbie motifs. No one can resist the lure of Barbie, we adore this clutch which...

News Flash: House of Fraser acquires Biba

When the news broke that we had acquired Biba you couldn’t have imagined such excitement, it looked like Christmas had come early. Big grinning smiles and the obligatory silent hand clapping that goes hand in hand with such things was mimicked up and down the office. Biba will join House of Fraser’s other house brands...

Wardrobe Therapy

It’s time to go back to basics. To have a great wardrobe you need to start with a perfect base, and that means investing in wardrobe staples which you can pull out time, and time again. Therapy is the perfect brand to help you achieve a strong base. The cardigan:   Images left to right:...

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Psst.. did you hear about…? Who will be the king/queen of fashion? To continue the British Fashion Council’s 25th anniversary celebrations, the BFC have decided to award a unique and one off award to a select individual. At the annual British Fashion Awards in December, a new and onetime award called London 25, will be...

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Every day brings fresh gossip, how to cope… A spot of golf? Let me take my bra off… Triumph, the lingerie brand that is a staple in most women’s lingerie drawer, has created a bit of a novelty. In Japan golf has become big business amongst Japanese women, with specialist magazines and designer golfing gear....

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Today calls for hot chocolate and a good old fashioned gossip… Luella has ceased trading We nearly spilt our hot chocolate when we heard this news, try not to cry girls, we know it’s hard, we’ve been sobbing since we heard. Club 21 the London based global licensee has pulled out of the Luella brand....

We Love… Mint Velvet’s stripe looped scarf

Stripe looped scarf, £19, Mint Velvet   This cashmere and angora mix snood is not only on trend, but is super comfy as well. The looped scarf is a wardrobe staple, and is perfect now that those cold wintery days have officially set in. It’s so soft that we’ll have to be surgically removed from...

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What’s happening this week… Metabolism not to blame Apparently claiming to have a slow metabolism is purely an excuse. Susan Robert, Professor of Nutrition and Psychiatry at the USDA Nutrition centre at Tufts University, Boston, has explained that research does not support the theory that a slow metabolism is the cause of weight gain. It...

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It’s time for a cup of tea and good old fashioned gossip: Take That welcoming Robbie back? On Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, Robbie Williams has said that there are plans for him to perform again with Take That. He told Jonathan Ross that: “We’ve got together, done bits and bobs. But I can’t say...

Can’t Resist: Lace up shoes

Whether it’s a mountaineer or Victorian style, we can’t resist a lace up shoe. Boots, brogues, or courts, if they have laces we want them. It might be because there’s a schoolgirl charm to laces, or that they seem really rather sexy even when they’re paired with a chunky boot (Rihanna’s look is best avoided...

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Who…What…Where…When…? Nicole Kidman gets kinky for GQ If you ever thought that Nicole Kidman was as delicate as a flower then you may want to think again. In this month’s GQ, the most elegant woman in Hollywood showed off her inner temptress. Dress in thigh high studded boots, a body and one sheer elbow length...