New! Watch the Portas Party Cocktail Video

New! Watch the Portas Party Cocktail Video

Mary Portas has done it again. Watch as she talks you through her perfect party cocktail; 1 part classic chic, 1 part edge and decorate. Mix and match pieces from her exclusive House of Fraser collection to create a party wardrobe that sounds as delicious as it looks. Luxe leather mingles with bold colours and...
Urban Decay Naked 3 Review

Urban Decay Naked 3 Review

When Urban Decay Naked 3 was announced last month we could practically hear the squeals of excitement across the world! So when we managed to get our hands on the coveted palette we knew we were in for a treat. The most recent addition to the Naked Collection is a mouthwatering eyeshadow palette featuring a...
Christmas Gifts for Him: Our Top 10 Picks

Christmas Gifts for Him: Our Top 10 Picks

Suddenly there are only two weeks until Christmas and it feels like the pressure’s on to get your Christmas shopping all wrapped up. We know that it’s often the men on your list who are the hardest to buy for. So, whether you’re buying for your father, grandfather, brother, son, boyfriend or husband, we’ve made...
Tom Ford Oud Wood

Tom Ford Oud Wood

Tom Ford is known for his unique and exceptional fragrances, from Noir for him to Plum Japonais for her and everything in between. The creative mix of both unisex and gender specific scents ensures there’s something for everyone within the Tom Ford collection. The most recent addition to the private blend fragrance line is Oud...
Christmas Jumpers For All the Family

Christmas Jumpers For All the Family

Ho, ho, ho, Merry Christmas! Yes that’s right, we are bang smack in the middle of December and we’re feeling particularly festive here at HoF HQ. The decorations are up, many, many mince pies have been eaten and most importantly of all, the Christmas jumpers are out in force. We’ve seen everything from reindeers to...
Buy to Win Amazing Toys for Kids!

Buy to Win Amazing Toys for Kids!

This competition has now closed   Enter to be in with a chance of winning a fantastic kids toy! simply purchase a any kids clothing or toy from our Kids departmentand tell us in the comment section below what you’ve bought…     Check out the T&Cs for full prize details!
Top 5 Stylish Knits for Him

Top 5 Stylish Knits for Him

Is your man just not into festive knitwear? Then why not get him a Christmas gift he can wear all year round? Whether he’s a dapper dad or a style-conscious twenty-something, we’ve picked our top 5 jumpers that he’ll love. Plus, take advantage of our fantastic offer on selected knitwear.   Linea Loughton Merino V-Neck...
Top Beauty Christmas Gifts For Her

Top Beauty Christmas Gifts For Her

If you haven’t bought your Christmas gifts the clock is ticking… Only 19 days left! Not to worry though, we have some amazing beauty gifts for every woman, whatever your budget. We’ve picked out our top gifts below… For the makeup lover… The Clinique Whole Lotta Candy Chubby Stick Trio is the ultimate stocking filler....
Competiton: Win 1 of 5 Lulu Guinness Gift Sets

Competiton: Win 1 of 5 Lulu Guinness Gift Sets

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED Handbag and accessory brand Lulu Guinness, famed for its unique British style and sense of humour, and a personal favourite of the girls at House of Fraser HQ, are giving you the chance to win one of five gift sets, just in time for Christmas! Launched in 1989, the brand...
AW13 Makeup Trends: 1950s Makeup

AW13 Makeup Trends: 1950s Makeup

The 1950s makeup style is a trend that is here to stay this autumn, so we have looked over the 50s makeup, icons, colour pallent and how to modernise this and asked some wonderful beauty experts for their take on this iconic look.   What are the standout features of 1950s makeup? Amber, founder of...
Top Tie Tips for the Festive Season

Top Tie Tips for the Festive Season

For some men, the tie is a part of everyday attire; for others it’s an item reserved for formal occasions. Whichever camp you fall into, the festive season is the time to dress your best – and that means wearing a tie. There are many ways to tie a tie, but the knots you need...
Exclusive Look: Biba SS14 Collection

Exclusive Look: Biba SS14 Collection

Here at HoF HQ there are sometimes added perks to our day-to-day jobs, and last week we were given the opportunity to take a sneak peek at the new SS14 collection from glamour experts Biba. Not only were we given a preview of the the collection, offer our feedback and pick our favourite pieces, glasses...