Get The Look: Giorgio Armani Bright Ribbons Collection

Get The Look: Giorgio Armani Bright Ribbons Collection

Summer makeup can be daunting – bright lipsticks in more daring shades appear and the bronzer battle commences. We love a got-to natural look to avoid any overheated moments but where’s the fun in that?! To add a ‘Brazilian Twist’ (Note: it’s not yellow eye shadow) to our summer makeup, we couldn’t think of anyone...
Happy National Bikini Day!!

Happy National Bikini Day!!

It’s National Bikini Day! Hooray! Now what is it you ask? Well, celebrated on the 5th July, National Bikini Day debuts the sartorial creation that shocked many. Louis Reard’s two piece invention made it acceptable to reveal more of the body when sunning yourself on the beach. We’ve all heard that Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie...
WIN! The ultimate cycling package worth £2100, courtesy of new brand Vulpine

WIN! The ultimate cycling package worth £2100, courtesy of new brand Vulpine

The Tour de France starts on Saturday 5th July, kicking off the most exciting three weeks in every cycling fan’s calendar. This year, the Tour comes to Britain for the opening three stages, beginning in Yorkshire before making its way through Cambridge and London, then onto France. At House of Fraser, we have an extra...
New Brand: Murad

New Brand: Murad

If you haven’t heard of cult US brand Murad yet, get ahead of the rest of the beauty crowd and learn why these simply packaged products are migrating across the pond.   The brain child of dermatologist, pharmacist, researcher and author Howard Murad, these innovative skincare products are produced using clinically proven techniques and can...
Tried & Tested: Benefit Push-Up Liner

Tried & Tested: Benefit Push-Up Liner

You’ve heard about it, you’ve seen it, but are you convinced? The ‘criminally easy’ liner has landed and it’s pretty clear that our HoF testers are huge fans, so will you be converted? Heather Perry – Online Category Executive “Amazing! I wear liquid eyeliner every day and spend time with cotton wool buds trying to...
Clarins: 15 minute Makeup

Clarins: 15 minute Makeup

Time is fully on your side, it must be the weekend…whether it’s a girly night out or you want to impress your date, flawless skin and a slick of lipstick means you’re ready to take the evening on. Highlight your favourite features, define those celeb-worthy brows and pucker up… Shop the 15 minute Makeover Instant...
Clarins: 10 minute Makeup

Clarins: 10 minute Makeup

You can take a mini breather – 10 minutes for makeup is doable. It is girls, it IS! We might love to take all our makeup off from the day and start all over again but realistically, when is this ever truly possible? You’re heading to drinks straight from work or have a fancy meeting...
Clarins: 5 minute Makeup

Clarins: 5 minute Makeup

You’ve hit the snooze button too many times, woken up late, have to throw on an outfit and finally end up doing your makeup on the bus. We’ve seen it happen and it’s happened to us all but we’d like to start avoiding our Bridget Jones’ moment with a simple makeup regime. Clarins have heard...
Win! A Kenneth Cole Clarendon Suit

Win! A Kenneth Cole Clarendon Suit

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED. Channel that effortless city slicker look in the Kenneth Cole Clarendon suit and earn yourself some serious style points with a nod to this season’s colour trends. Effortlessly sophisticated, urban power dressing is easily achieved with a Kenneth Cole suit; from morning coffee at your desk to the last tipple...
Juice Up For Summer!

Juice Up For Summer!

Summer’s here! Which means there’s no better time to revamp your diet and lead a healthier lifestyle. Juicing is a great way of getting extra vitamins into your body, and with some of the gadgets that are available now, there’s no excuse! Start off your day with one of our favourite recipes, sure to put...
Cosmopolitan Fashion Awards 2014

Cosmopolitan Fashion Awards 2014

We at House of Fraser are very happy to announce we’ve been nominated for not one, not two, but THREE awards at the Cosmopolitan Fashion Awards; Best Red Carpet Ready, Best Online Offering and Cosmopolitan Fashion Retailer of the Year. Love House of Fraser? Make sure you vote for us here. Voting closes on Friday...
Fallen in love with the Kimono trend? …So have we!

Fallen in love with the Kimono trend? …So have we!

With the uncertainty of the British weather you’re never quite sure if this week will bring rain or shine. Firmly rooted as one of this summer’s hottest trends the kimono is a mix between a shawl and a light airy cardigan, ensuring that you are covered for whatever the weather. The trend is extremely versatile...