Posts tagged "aw12"
Claret Red: A Must-Have Menswear Trend

Claret Red: A Must-Have Menswear Trend

Neal Cobb, Men’s Formalwear Buyer at House of Fraser, reveals one of the key menswear trends for AW’12… “The man about town needs to know his colour this season, and this autumn Claret red takes centre stage. Whether you’re looking for something to freshen up your look at the office, or need something for a...
The Essential AW12 Coats

The Essential AW12 Coats

September means its officially time for the new season, and has the cold sets in, two of the most important sartorial investments you can make are a pair of boots, and of course, your new winter coat. This season there are plenty to choose from no matter what your style, from the on-trend cocoon to...
We talk all things Biba with Senior Buyer Sarah Dolan-Abrahams

We talk all things Biba with Senior Buyer Sarah Dolan-Abrahams

Iconic brand Biba first made its mark as far back as the early sixties, when Barbara Hulanicki set up a mail order company. After relatively humble beginnings, the brand went stellar come the early seventies selling everything from fashion, homeware and kidswear. The brand disappeared though some years later, but has been now brought back...
London Fashion Week: The Look

London Fashion Week: The Look

It’s been 28 years since London Fashion Week first showcased the wonderful yet sometimes wacky offerings of some of the world’s most outrageous, forward thinking and trend-setting designers. Kicking it all off were names such as John Galliano, Betty Jackson and Jasper Conran, and it has only gone from strength to strength. After a few...
Start walking in the New season boots

Start walking in the New season boots

Now that September is officially here, the time has arrived to be putting some thought into your new season wardrobe. It’s only a matter of time before the temperature drops and we’re all pulling out the winter warmers and at the top of your winter wardrobe wishlist along with a do-it-all coat should be a wear-with-anything pair of boots. Both are the most...
Mary Portas Models Her Latest Collection

Mary Portas Models Her Latest Collection

You guys all know how much we love Mary Portas here at Hof. Not only is her collection stylish AND wearable, (have you seen the new collection of handbags by the way? We want every style!) the lady herself looks rather stylish in it. When Mary was out and about filming her new series Portas Pilots today,...
Blogger Style Challenge: Win £200 worth of HoF Vouchers

Blogger Style Challenge: Win £200 worth of HoF Vouchers

Are you a style blogger? Are you already in the know about next season’s hottest trends? Fancy a chance of winning £200 worth of House of Fraser vouchers by showing off your style credentials? Well you’re in luck! Over the next four weeks, we are running our Blogger Style Challenge asking you guys to head...
New Season Trends: Our Top Picks

New Season Trends: Our Top Picks

Although every season has the obvious main trends to follow, there are also those key pieces that might not immediately appear to be on-trend, but are in fact, the items that will make your wardrobe new season ready without being too fashion forward. These are the pieces that will sit in your wardrobe for years to come and still look stylish, but for...
Our 5 minutes with a male model

Our 5 minutes with a male model

It’s not everyday that you get the chance to have a chat with a handsome male model, so we grabbed Aaron Vernon for a little natter about the fashion world and what makes him tick… How did you first get into modelling? I was scouted by a model agent What do you love most about the...

WATCH IT!: Mulberry AW12 AT LFW

Mulberry AW12 | Rightster, posted with vodpod   The always eagerly awaited Mulberry LFW show did not disappoint! The runway was flanked by two enormous yetis and the colour scheme was inspired by the latest ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ film. Textured patent leather and long Mongolian goat fur made for a wonderful texture clash...

WATCH IT! Felder Felder AW12 AT LFW

Felder Felder AW12 | Rightster, posted with vodpod   Felder Felder delivered a delicious mixture of burnt orange and gold hues in luxe, contrasting fabrics and textures. Endlessly wearable, it was a stand out show this season. If you’re LFW bound, or simply want to channel front row style, shop our London Fashion Week Edit...