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...
Think Pink: Get Ahead in the Season's Hottest Hue

Think Pink: Get Ahead in the Season’s Hottest Hue

Pink. Loved by some, regarded as overtly girly and sugery sweet by others. Whether you love or hate it, there is no avoiding the fact that pink is THE hot hue for AW13. Catwalks were awash with all shades of the stuff from powder pink to bold magenta with the pink coat being hailed as...
Just Landed: Lyle and Scott Vintage

Just Landed: Lyle and Scott Vintage

Founded in 1874, Lyle and Scott is a brand that is steeped in British heritage. You’re probably familiar with the label’s iconic embroidered eagle… an emblem that appears on the chest of its separates and one that represents Lyle and Scott’s classic sense of style. For autumn, the brand is waving farewell to its red...
Yves Saint Laurent Forever Light Creator Serum Review

Yves Saint Laurent Forever Light Creator Serum Review

The Yves Saint Laurent Forever Light Creator Serum hit the shelves this week, and we’ve been dying to talk about it! A few months ago, ten 20-something girls at House of Fraser HQ put it to the test to see if it really did what it said on the tin. Luckily for you (and them!)...
The Luxe List: Our Top 5 Luxury Pieces

The Luxe List: Our Top 5 Luxury Pieces

In these times of scrimping and saving, it’s nice to treat yourself to something special every now and again. With this in mind, I’ve selected some chic luxury items to tempt your fashion taste buds… from sweet-smelling Beauty to timeless accessories, there’s something for every shopper looking to spend their hard-earned cash. A Coat by...
20 Outdoor Activities to do With Your Kids

20 Outdoor Activities to do With Your Kids

In today’s world its so easy to miss your children growing up. They have computers and mobiles to keep them busy, not to mention their toys. It’s important to spend as much time with your kids as possible while they’re still young, and create those memories that will last a lifetime. Spending time outdoors with...
The Importance of the Eyebrow

The Importance of the Eyebrow

One thing which is always underrated when it comes to the big world of beauty is the eyebrow. Ever since Cara Delevingne burst onto the scene a few years ago, eyebrows have become more and more popular, which means there is a greater demand for the perfect brow kit. But why should we spend so...
Sneak Peek: Behind the scenes at the AW13 Mary Portas Video Shoot

Sneak Peek: Behind the scenes at the AW13 Mary Portas Video Shoot

Today was a gloriously sunny day here in London and style guru Mary Portas brightened it up that bit more when she stopped by HoF HQ to film some snippets for her latest AW13 video. We were there to capture all the action behind the scenes, and as excited we are about the current weather,...
Weekly Most Wanted: Go (Mint) Green

Weekly Most Wanted: Go (Mint) Green

  Mint and pistachio hues are at the top of our wish lists this week – must-have shades for your home & wardrobe. We love Simon Carter’s quirky insect print shirt, and this pretty shift dress by Warehouse is perfect for formal occasions. Will you be snapping up any of these pieces?