Bride-To-Be Blog: It's All About the Details

Bride-To-Be Blog: It’s All About the Details

With the main details finalised, in my mind we’re in a pretty good place with the organising. However, my fiancée Howard is starting to panic!  Therefore this weekend we took the opportunity to start thinking a bit more about the finer details. His best man is in the Navy, therefore before we even started sorting out...
Coast AW13 Press Day

Coast AW13 Press Day

If you’ve ever been in search of the perfect occasion dress, you’ve more than likely checked out the offering from the occasionwear specialists, Coast. For weddings, balls, special nights out and even bridesmaid dresses, Coast has fulfilled the needs of ladies for years. So when we attended the Coast AW13 Press Day, we were pretty...
5 Tips to Host a Perfect Garden Party

5 Tips to Host a Perfect Garden Party

That’s right ladies and gents, the hot weather is here to stay and we can’t see anything better than a garden party to make the most of this summer. There’s no need to fret over the number of burgers and champagne flutes. Simply follow our top tips and host an unforgettable garden party… 1. Plan Ahead...
Oh my, DKNY

Oh my, DKNY

DKNY. The brand synonymous with the concrete jungle and everything it stands for. City cool and oozing with class, the brand has mastered the art of bringing style and usability together – Donna Karan certainly knows what a girl wants. Which is why we at House of Fraser have been lusting after these DKNY bags…...
Ted Baker AW13 Fashion Show

Ted Baker AW13 Fashion Show

Imagine this. It’s boiling hot outside, people are basking in the London sun, clad in shorts, ice creams in hand, and there we are, about to embark on a journey back to the days of Lady and Lord of the manor via Ted Baker’s AW13 catwalk show. If the venue was anything to go by,...
Stylish Summer Scarves

Stylish Summer Scarves

Swimsuits, sandals and sunnies are all key components to every summer wardrobe. But a new summer essential is upping the ranks in the wardrobe stakes – the summer scarf. Now, we know what you’re thinking; “a scarf in the summer?!”, but after seeing the scarves we’ve found, you will want to wrap up all summer…...
Competition: Win 1 of 10 Elizabeth Arden Hampers worth over £200!

Competition: Win 1 of 10 Elizabeth Arden Hampers worth over £200!

This competition has now closed   The much loved skincare giant Elizabeth Arden has made leaps and bounds in the last few years when it comes to makeup. We adored this years spring collection; the Eyeshadow Trio in Veridian Bloom frequented our makeup bags more often than not! Elizabeth Arden has now ventured into the...
Swimsuit vs Bikini

Swimsuit vs Bikini

We love summer. But there is one thing that hinders our sunshine mood – the swimsuit vs bikini dilemma. Swimsuits may be bang on trend right now, but the tan lines are unforgivable…then again the bikini doesn’t hide the mulitude of summer holiday sins….we need your help.  We’ve put the two summer time staples head...
Brush Up on Makeup Brushes

Brush Up on Makeup Brushes

The big, bad world of makeup brushes gets even bigger every day, but who really knows what each brush does? When it comes to creating the perfect smokey eye, the trick is certainly in the tools. In this Brush Up on Makeup Brushes edition, we cover an array of eye brushes and try to answer...
Weekly Most Wanted: Mellow Yellow

Weekly Most Wanted: Mellow Yellow

What wonderful weather we have in the UK right now! The sun doesn’t seem to be leaving us any time soon, so lets make the most of it before the rain comes… Whether you’re heading to the beach or lounging in the garden, this Ted Baker Bikini is perfect for all sunny occasions. Accessorize with...
Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+

Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+

  Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+, the number one selling skincare product in the UK, has been  reformulated to deliver even more dramatic results. The new and improved formula now improves the skin’s barrier strength by 54% in 8 weeks, while giving double the moisturisation. All this without changing the famously silky texture and with...
Celebrate the New Season with Pied a Terre

Celebrate the New Season with Pied a Terre

Here at House of Fraser, the arrival of a new season always gets us excited, so that is why one of our favourite brands, Pied a Terre is celebrating their latest collection with a range of in store events. From Thursday 11th July – Saturday 13th July, our Oxford Street store will be offering champagne...