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Tried & Tested: bareMinerals bareSkin Foundation

Tried & Tested: bareMinerals bareSkin Foundation

It’s time to get the truth behind the hype. We’ve been overly excited about the first ever liquid foundation from bareMinerals (and the awesome brush!) so the only way to get the low down on this skin-loving product was to give it a try. Here’s what our testers thought… Nathalie Ward – Buying Assistant, Colour...
Clarins: 15 minute Makeup

Clarins: 15 minute Makeup

Time is fully on your side, it must be the weekend…whether it’s a girly night out or you want to impress your date, flawless skin and a slick of lipstick means you’re ready to take the evening on. Highlight your favourite features, define those celeb-worthy brows and pucker up… Shop the 15 minute Makeover Instant...
Clarins: 10 minute Makeup

Clarins: 10 minute Makeup

You can take a mini breather – 10 minutes for makeup is doable. It is girls, it IS! We might love to take all our makeup off from the day and start all over again but realistically, when is this ever truly possible? You’re heading to drinks straight from work or have a fancy meeting...
Clarins: 5 minute Makeup

Clarins: 5 minute Makeup

You’ve hit the snooze button too many times, woken up late, have to throw on an outfit and finally end up doing your makeup on the bus. We’ve seen it happen and it’s happened to us all but we’d like to start avoiding our Bridget Jones’ moment with a simple makeup regime. Clarins have heard...
Juice Up For Summer!

Juice Up For Summer!

Summer’s here! Which means there’s no better time to revamp your diet and lead a healthier lifestyle. Juicing is a great way of getting extra vitamins into your body, and with some of the gadgets that are available now, there’s no excuse! Start off your day with one of our favourite recipes, sure to put...
Radiant Orchid: How to Style the Colour of the Year

Radiant Orchid: How to Style the Colour of the Year

Bright and daring, Pantone’s colour of 2014 Radiant Orchid is  eye-catching. But how do you wear it? We asked a selection of our favourite bloggers how they would incorporate radiant orchid into their spring and summer beauty looks. Kara Manos – Politics of Pretty “If you want incorporate radiant orchid in to your beauty routine...
From the Experts: Summer Beauty Trend Report

From the Experts: Summer Beauty Trend Report

With summer just around the corner, we can’t wait to get into the new season makeup mood. So exclusively for you, we asked four makeup artists about their favourite trends for summer 2014 and how you can recreate them like the professionals… Annie Levy – Make Art Not War Annie Levy is a freelance hair...
Top Tie Tips for the Festive Season

Top Tie Tips for the Festive Season

For some men, the tie is a part of everyday attire; for others it’s an item reserved for formal occasions. Whichever camp you fall into, the festive season is the time to dress your best – and that means wearing a tie. There are many ways to tie a tie, but the knots you need...
Simple Summer Supper: Tequila Chilli Prawns with Garlic and Coriander

Simple Summer Supper: Tequila Chilli Prawns with Garlic and Coriander

  Summertime supper inspiration is here, by way of a quick and easy Mexican-themed recipe for these delicious Tequila-spiked chilli prawns, served with coriander. It takes minutes to prepare, it can be grilled either outdoors or indoors, depending upon your preference and it’s really tasty. Serve with sliced avocado, green salad and Mexican flat-breads for a...
Street Style Inspiration: Get The Look

Street Style Inspiration: Get The Look

Keen to see how the stylish folks of London town have interpreted their favourite SS13 trends to brave the unpredictable elements, House of Fraser HQ took to the streets to source a little style inspiration… …and we found a smart-casual amalgam of understated pieces in monochrome stripes and prints; classic shapes and textures from pencil...
How to tie a tie: The Half–Windsor Knot

How to tie a tie: The Half–Windsor Knot

Every man should know how to tie his own tie! So ladies if you are reading this, take note for your other half or gentleman friend and send it his way. Without further ado we present to you the ultimate how to tie a tie guide, from the fellas at Howick Tailored… Step One Drape...
The Perfect Picnic Snack: Scotch Chocolate Tiffin with Toasted Hazelnuts and Apricots

The Perfect Picnic Snack: Scotch Chocolate Tiffin with Toasted Hazelnuts and Apricots

Emily Farley, our Online Content Coordinator packs up a picnic with some Whisky-spiked Chocolate Tiffin… If you are fortunate enough to experience an interval of bright sunshine – sans ominous grey-clouds on the horizon – then make the most of the cheery weather, gather those nearest and dearest and nip out to a park, field,...