Today’s temptation

This skirt is hot to trot, for a super glam look team with sky scraper heels and a cropped jacket. Hurry girls because it won’t be around for long, we’re lusting after the plum and black versions.  Stage Door skirt, £30, Therapy  Click here to buy.

Daily Gossip

Who’s talking about what today: Daily Mail: Calling all Annie Leibovitz fans the photographer returns to US Vogue with another fabulous shoot. This time it’s for Rob Marshall’s new film Nine which stars nine very glamorous women: Judi Dench, Marion Cotillard, Kate Hudson, Fergie, Nicole Kidman, Penelope Cruz and Sophia Loren. To see the full...

Branded: INA Crystals

If you love luxury skincare but hate the sky high prices then listen up. INA Crystals is a new skincare brand that will leave you looking radiant and out of the red. Ok, so it’s not ultra cheap, but a moisturiser costing £28, which when compared with brands of a similar background and status, looks...

Fraser’s Glasgow celebrates 160th birthday

Glasgow’s House of Fraser store, Fraser’s, turns 160 this weekend and we are ready to party! From Thursday 15th October – Saturday 31st October Glasgow prepares to celebrate with style. You’ll find fabulous events taking place in store, so here’s a quickfire rundown of the highlights. The event kicks off today at 2pm with 160...

Desigual set for London Oxford Street launch

The quirky, colourful Spanish brand, Desigual, is coming to House of Fraser London Oxford Street on 17th October. Yes, if you love colour, prints, and eclectic designs then you will adore Desigual. House of Fraser is currently the only place in the UK to buy Desigual online. And the opening of Desigual in our Oxford...

Mummy & Little Me comes to Birmingham

                            If you are a yummy mummy or one in the making, and live within the Birmingham vicinity, then prepare to get excited. House of Fraser is very pleased to welcome Mummy & Little Me as a new concession to the Birmingham...

Buy now, wear next season

1. Blazer Blazers are still hot property. The blazer continues to be the jacket of the moment. Wear with skinny jeans or a dress and tights for Winter, and come Spring/Summer you’ll be pairing yours with billowing trousers and tiny shorts. Image left to right: Dolce & Gabbana SS2010, Rouched sleeve boyfriend jacket, £65, Warehouse,...

Kitsch kitchen

We love retro styles and all things kooky. And we just can’t resist bringing a little cheesecake glamour into our kitchens.   Images left to right: China rose mug, £4, Cath Kidston. Dream home journal, £15, Cath Kidston. Floral set of two mugs, £10, Cath Kidston. The home brands have all gone rather kitsch, so...

Branded: Lost Property

Dream of being a rockstar? A style icon? A fashion maverick? Well say hello to our new brand Lost Property.   Images left to right: Rod Stewart casino Lamborghini T-shirt, £25, Elvis karate T-shirt, £25, Rod Stewart Rio Brasil T-shirt, £25. Created by Worn Free this Californian T-shirt brand is the epitome of cool. But...

Coping with winter skin

When the cold wind blows, we wrap ourselves up in chunky knits, woolly hats, and hurry for cover. But how do you protect your skin from the icy temperatures and harsh winds outside, and then the drying central heating inside? Winter can be a very trying time for our skin, so you need to pull...

Branded: Clarissa Hulse

Clarissa Hulse is an acclaimed textile designer, who has worked in the worlds of fashion and interiors for the last twelve years. She has created interiors ranges for W Hotels and you may have seen her wallpapers and homewares in a number of bars and hotels including Malmaison.   Images left to right: Klimt bedlinen,...

We love… Linea’s heart muffin tray

Silicone 8 cup heart moulds, £10, Linea   We’ve become little homemakers in recent months. That may have something to do with cupcakes being the cake of the moment. And we’re attempting to make them as good as that famous cupcake bakery. So, to keep us inspired by all things sweet we’ve snapped up this...