Posts tagged "mint velvet"
VOTE NOW! One space remains in the POP at HoF store

VOTE NOW! One space remains in the POP at HoF store

Time to have your say! Vote for the brand you want to win a place at the House of Fraser & Great Retail Revival Foundation POP AT HOF Store… 9 amazing brands have already secured their places at Pop at House of Fraser earning the chance to sell their wares in House of Fraser Oxford Street and online....
Party Shop

Party Shop

The party season is well upon us, and we at House of Fraser have got your back when it comes to having a different beautiful ensemble for each event in your jam-packed social diary! Two piece, gown or a flirty mini, killer heels, cute clutch or statement necklace – our one stop Party Shop has...
Mint Velvet SS14 Press Day

Mint Velvet SS14 Press Day

Understated, relaxed yet always luxurious and on-trend in a subtle way, Mint Velvet is one of our favourite go-to brands for quality pieces that you won’t see on every other person on the street. So when the Mint Velvet Press Day rolls around each season, we are always excited to see what the brand has...
Mint Velvet: Give AW13s Hottest Trends A Classic Twist

Mint Velvet: Give AW13s Hottest Trends A Classic Twist

Finding the balance between trend-led pieces and classic style that you can wear everyday can sometimes be tricky. Buying into the hottest trends every season is all well and good if you have an endless bank balance, but keeping up with the fast pace of fashion can sometimes mean you sacrifice long-term investment for short-term...
The Perfect Paris Wardrobe

The Perfect Paris Wardrobe

The city of love, the epitome of chic and the home of fine wine – three of the many reasons we love Paris. So, of course, we have found the outfit to make you outshine the Eiffel Tower. Start with these perfectly cut Dickins & Jones polka dot trousers and this crisp white blouse by...
Don’t Sweat It! What to Wear to Work in the Heat

Don’t Sweat It! What to Wear to Work in the Heat

  Only in Great Britain can it be cloudy, rainy, stormy, humid, sunny, freezing and scorching, all within the space of 48 hours. The only odd variable in the equation is the latter, meaning a heat wave that literally comes and goes in waves, as it pleases! Although we may not all understand all of...
We Love: Mint Velvet

We Love: Mint Velvet

Our latest lace fix comes in the form of this gorgeously girly lace top dress from Mint Velvet. Stone in colour, this wardrobe staple is able to work as a stand alone piece or paired up with many a bright accessory – we would opt for a splash of neon. > See Mint Velvet’s Stone...
Summer Dressing: The Blueprint

Summer Dressing: The Blueprint

    For us sun-deprived Brits – habitually togged up in woolly sweaters and jeans – it comes as a bit of a shock when were suddenly greeted with a summery week of blazing heat. Taken by such surprise, it can take a few days just to dig out what remains of last summer’s wardrobe,...
Mint Velvet AW13 Press Day

Mint Velvet AW13 Press Day

When the invitation announces The Sanderson Hotel as the venue, you know it’s going to be a classy affair, and that’s exactly what we got when we attending the Mint Velvet AW13 press day this week. Held in the serene and calming Agua Spa, the tranquil setting reflected the luxurious and grown-up collection from the...
Streetstyle Inspiration: Transitional Style

Streetstyle Inspiration: Transitional Style

I. Mango, II. Mary Portas, III. Carvela, I.V, JewelEver Since the seasonal shift from winter into summertime, we have been more than a little bemused by the unpredictable elements; still wrapped up in our woolly hats we’ve battled our way through gale-force winds and snow flurries, all the while squinting into the dazzling sun that...
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...
Getting Real! My must-have items...

Getting Real! My must-have items…

It has been said to me, a few times, that some people perceive me as just a socialite. I am always dumbfounded by this statement. Alas, we live in a society where women are taught to make everything look effortless. Demanding job? I can manage it! Making ends meet?  I’m fine! Dependent partner/parent/children? Not a...