Posts tagged "handbag"
A Perfect Weekend in London: The Ritz, Camden Gig and River Cruise

A Perfect Weekend in London: The Ritz, Camden Gig and River Cruise

 So, you’re an out of towner, all packed and ready to visit the big smoke for a stylish weekend in England’s great capital city London… …Or, you’re a city-dweller and a well-practiced commuter, but do you ever take just one weekend to really enjoy the eclectic culture and diversity that defines your proud city? Get...
High Contrast: Monochrome Vs Brights

High Contrast: Monochrome Vs Brights

Whatever your preferred style aesthetic, be it vibrant and bold or clean and sophisticated, now is the time for the wallflower within to embrace these highly-contrasting, head-turning looks. We love the lady-like opulence of this monochrome peplum dress, with floral embellishment, by Coast, as well as the exuberant charm of this lime-hued, jacquard dress by...
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…...
The Luxe List: Most Covetable Handbags

The Luxe List: Most Covetable Handbags

  If you’re in the market for an ultra-chic piece of arm-candy to tote about town with you this pre-AW13, it’s most certainly game, set, match! Our covetable edit showcases the hottest, pre-seasonal contenders, from trend-led satchels and shoulder bags to game-changing clutches, and timeless handbag icons, known for their style-authority and everlasting desirability. We...
To have and to hold: The Handbag Edit

To have and to hold: The Handbag Edit

If you only buy one piece this month, it should be a considered purchase with longevity to set you up for the season ahead. The simplest, chicest way to update your wardrobe and transition from AW12 to SS13 with ease is to invest in every girl’s perennial favourite; the highly covetable handbag. At HOF HQ,...

We love… Patrick Cox’s Hawk bag

Hawk leather bag, £275, Patrick Cox Uh oh… lustworthy bag alert! Just when we thought the days of the ‘IT’ bag were over, we spotted this gorgeous take on the satchel. You may have heard that the satchel is the new bag of choice, but if you’re worried about looking more student then stylista, then...

We Love… Michael Kors’s ID Chain tote bag

ID Chain large leather tote bag, £385, Michael Kors Spring calls for a brand new bag to lug around your sunglasses in, and we’ve spotted this gorgeous number from Michael Kors, it’s now at the top of our wish list. It also comes in tan, so a double purchase may be in order (too greedy?)....

Daily Gossip: Champagne, X Factor & Vogue

Take time out from the Christmas rush to have a good natter…   Champagne is good for you No… really… it is! Researchers from Reading University have found that champagne is full of polyphenols. These are plant chemicals which can widen the blood vessels by boosting gas nitric oxide in the blood, thus promoting better...

Daily Gossip:

It’s time for a cup of tea and good old fashioned gossip: Take That welcoming Robbie back? On Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, Robbie Williams has said that there are plans for him to perform again with Take That. He told Jonathan Ross that: “We’ve got together, done bits and bobs. But I can’t say...

Buy now, wear next season

1. Blazer Blazers are still hot property. The blazer continues to be the jacket of the moment. Wear with skinny jeans or a dress and tights for Winter, and come Spring/Summer you’ll be pairing yours with billowing trousers and tiny shorts. Image left to right: Dolce & Gabbana SS2010, Rouched sleeve boyfriend jacket, £65, Warehouse,...