Clarins Summer Splendours

Clarins Summer Splendours

The most recent additions by Clarins have us yearning for those lazy summer days. So much so, that we wish we were sitting by a pool sipping on a cocktail right now! Even if the weather is a tad dreary, this beautiful collection will ensure you’re looking sun kissed and beach ready in no time....
Competition: Win the new La Prairie Cellular Power Serum worth £322!

Competition: Win the new La Prairie Cellular Power Serum worth £322!

This competition has now finished For over half a century the La Prairie Clinic has been the pioneer in cellular, anti-aging therapy, sharing its unique accomplishments with thousands of visitors from around the world. Since 1978 the La Prairie Laboratories in Switzerland has been the birthplace of extraordinarily effective products that help manage the skin...
1 Dress 3 Days: The Long Easter Weekend

1 Dress 3 Days: The Long Easter Weekend

Many places to be and people to meet this Easter weekend? Then you’ll need our sartorial blueprint for a wonderful mini-break holiday; one 24/7 dress, three unforgettable days…   The Dress   Friday/ Drinks tonight! Glam up a Warehouse mint-hued mini dress with a dazzling pair of gilded sandals by Karen Millen and this scintillating...
iDO for Kids

iDO for Kids

Having fun on the beach, a party in the park, visiting Grandma or just being themselves, iDO is perfect for the kids! The daytime styles consist of stone washed denims, cartoon printed T shirts and bright summer hues, which are great for the warmer months. iDO is wonderful for energetic children who are always on...
Clocks Go Forward – Welcome The Spring Season With Bright Home Accessories

Clocks Go Forward – Welcome The Spring Season With Bright Home Accessories

That’s right, clocks are going forward this weekend which means that ‘in theory’, we can say hello to British summer time and finally wave goodbye to winter… Even though it looks more like November rather than April outside, it’s the perfect time to update your interior and let the sun shine in your home with...
Baking Easter Treats: Chocolate Easter Egg Cupcake Nests

Baking Easter Treats: Chocolate Easter Egg Cupcake Nests

Make the most of the four day weekend – aka your mini Easter holiday break – and enjoy a spot of baking with the whole family. Why not try out our recipe for these rich and moist chocolate cupcake nests with Easter eggs and chocolate flakes. These little cakes are ridiculously difficult to resist –...
Bench Self Made: An Interview with Ben Rayner

Bench Self Made: An Interview with Ben Rayner

As part of its Self Made campaign, Bench grabbed a couple of moments with Ben Rayner to discuss what really makes the photographer tick. Here’s the latest interview from the edgy fashion brand… Spend just a few minutes in the company of British photographer Ben Rayner and you’ll wonder why he’s not the person having...
House of Fraser March Beauty Favourites

House of Fraser March Beauty Favourites

We have quite a few Beauty Guru’s of our own at House of Fraser! From the Director of Buying Beauty to the Online Beauty Category Executive, we share what we’ve been loving this month.   Selina, Director of Beauty Buying   This month I have been using my old faithful foundation Estée Lauder Doublewear Light...
Bench Self Made: A Love Letter to NYC

Bench Self Made: A Love Letter to NYC

Introducing Bench Self Made, a one-of-a-kind campaign that sees the edgy fashion brand team up with VICE Magazine to produce an unforgettable film.  Bench headed to the Big Apple, the city of dreams, to hunt out the incredible people and the underground scenes that are driving the city and making things happen. The stunning film,...
Spring Cleaning: Organise your spring wardrobe

Spring Cleaning: Organise your spring wardrobe

You may not have a colour-coordinated, revolving wardrobe and a personalised ‘dress me’ computer program like Cher (a Clueless reference, for those who can’t remember the days before Windows) but your wardrobe deserves exactly the same attention! Look to Sarah Jessica Parker in Sex & The City 2 for inspiration – Carrie’s new wardrobe in...
Easter Holiday: Fun things to do with your kids

Easter Holiday: Fun things to do with your kids

This springtime, don’t assume that you’ll get sunshine and warm weather to allow you to take family picnics, set up Easter egg hunts and play games in the park. By all means if you find yourself in the moment, take the kids out for the day; but as the phrase would have it, plan for...
50 Years of Henri Lloyd: Discover the Consort Jacket

50 Years of Henri Lloyd: Discover the Consort Jacket

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Henri Lloyd…. That’s right, this year the iconic brand turns 50, and what better way to celebrate than with a contemporary take on the classic Consort Jacket. After creating Henri Lloyd in 1963, founder Henri Strzelecki designed the Consort Jacket for sailing and exploration pioneers – it was even worn by Sir Francis...