The Great British Bake Off is Back! Get Set & Bake our Vanilla Sponge Cake

The Great British Bake Off is Back! Get Set & Bake our Vanilla Sponge Cake

That’s right ladies and gents, the nation’s favourite show is finally back! The Great British Bake Off returns tonight on BBC2  and it got us so excited that we decided to share one of our own cake recipes: a delicious and oh-so-easy vanilla sponge cake with vanilla buttercream icing and strawberries. Bake it today and...
Competition: Win an Omorovicza Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel

Competition: Win an Omorovicza Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel

This competition has now ended     Omorovicza take their natural ingredients from Hungary’s thermal healing waters, blending nature with science perfectly. Their skincare collection is flawless; enhancing and perfecting your skin effortlessly and seamlessly.   In the 1800s the Omorovicza family built a beautiful spa on the site of a medieval healing spring in...
Mary Portas New Season Collection

Mary Portas New Season Collection

The new AW13 collection from Mary Portas, the Queen of the high street, has just dropped at House of Fraser – and we for one are very excited about it. To share our excitment, we have selected the best buys from the collection, just for you… Colour Block Kite Dress Long Sleeve Twist and Tuck...
Fashion Getaways: Tokyo – Lee Etheridge, International Education Director at BareMinerals

Fashion Getaways: Tokyo – Lee Etheridge, International Education Director at BareMinerals

  A hotbed of hip young things and uber cool fashion brands, Tokyo is brimming with energy and creativity. From where to eat, what to see and of course, where to shop, all week we will be sharing our conversations with our chosen experts to offer you some inspiring tips whatever you’re in town for. You can...
One for the Weekend - Milan

One for the Weekend – Milan

Keep up with the fashion crowd of Milan with this outfit. Start by tucking this Boutique by Jaeger shirt in this make-them-stare print, into this classic Yumi side-split skirt. Wear this Moschino logo belt to cinch in your waist and throw this cobalt blue Hobbs coat over your shoulders for ultimate chic. Make the ensemble...
How To Style Your Home This Autumn

How To Style Your Home This Autumn

We’re still in the middle of August but we have to admit we can’t wait to style our interiors with the brand new season trends. We’ve asked three popular home bloggers to give their tips on home décor and interior design – whatever your style might be, pretty floral or bold 70’s glamour, follow our...
The House Of Fraser Guide To Tokyo

The House Of Fraser Guide To Tokyo

  Tokyo. The land of extreme fashion and sought after styles. Dig out your most eccentric stylings as we tell you the best places to go in Tokyo…  When to visit?  When planning your trip to Tokyo, keep in mind that the best time to visit is between April and June, and Septemeber and November....
Summer Skincare Sorted

Summer Skincare Sorted

Summer months can be tricky when it comes to pampering yourself, but it’s important to keep on top of things, especially if you’re going somewhere hot! These three beauty items are at the top of our list when it comes to feeling polished and refreshed this summer. Elemis Skin Nourishing Body Scrub – There’s nothing...
Urban Decay Lipstick Revolution Review

Urban Decay Lipstick Revolution Review

  Urban Decay have created a revolutionary lipstick, which is both super pigmented and highly moisturising. The Urban Decay Revolution Lipstick comes in a huge array of colours, which means everyone is sure to find a shade they admire. The colour payoff is amazing, the lasting ability is fantastic, and the formula is dreamy… It’s...
Origins Multitasking Masks

Origins Multitasking Masks

The most effective way to tackle your skins imperfections is to address your skincare regime, which can be done by using products which target problem areas. However sometimes your skin needs a gentle nudge in the right direction… and the best way to do this is by using a miracle face mask. Step up Origins,...
School Holiday Treats for the Kids

School Holiday Treats for the Kids

We may be over half-way through the summer holidays now, but we like to think of the glass as half full… There are still two full weeks off for the kids! Keep their spirits high with a treat or two and distract them from their first day back.   A new outfit is great for...
Spotlight On... Jack & Jones

Spotlight On… Jack & Jones

You might already be familiar with Jack & Jones, but if not, I thought I’d fill you in on the must-have Danish menswear brand. Founded back in 1989, the label has since become a favourite of fashion-forward guys with a love for casual attire and continues to impress this season with in-your-face patterns and motifs...