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Fashion: Accessories for a Perfect Sunny Day

The sun is out, the beach is calling, the BBQ is cooking, the picnic is laid out, sunbathing begins and now….what on earth to wear?! How can you look great, flawless and classy in baking heat? The key is to keep your wardrobe minimal and simple — then accessorise! Some decent accessories instantly update an outfit and can seamlessly take you from day into night. They can also protect you from the scorching sun. So if you’re heading out on the perfect sunny day, think about accessorising with these flexible, classy items: A classic sun hat or visor You can’t…

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Fashion: Festival Summer Essentials

If you thought festivals were all about wet jeans and waterproofs, then think again. The summer festival season is the perfect time to dress up in the latest style, have fun and be seen. But with only a small rucksack to fit in all your essentials, which pieces should you take for the ultimate festival look? Whether it’s Glastonbury, Bestival or T in the Park, here are the top five festival accessories. 1. Hot pants If you take one thing, make it a pair of denim hot pants. They are this year’s number one wardrobe essential, and worn with or…

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Fashion: Ralph Lauren 5161 Sunglasses Review

A couple of weeks ago, The Sunglasses Shop kindly sent me a pair of Ralph Lauren sunglasses. I think the official brand is just called Ralph so it must be a second company. They arrived the day before I went on holiday so they ended up getting used ALOT.  The frames are blue, black and white and in the cat eye silhouette. They literally go with anything and with them been the cat eye silhouette they automatically make any look very glamorous. They fit my face (which is abnormally little) very well, especially compared to my Ray Ban aviators that…

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Fashion: Patterned Co-ord

This co-ord suit is probably my favourite item of clothing I own at the moment. I’m just loving wearing this so much! It’s from New Look with the total cost of the suit being £35! I’m loving what New Look have in-store at the moment and I’ve bought a few cheeky items recently for my holiday. I’m also really loving these leopard print sandals from Warehouse at House of Fraser, these will also be perfect for my jollies – Although they need a bit more wearing in! Jacket* – New Look Shorts* – New Look Tee* – Studded Petals Sandals* – Warehouse at…

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Fashion: Almost Famous

I made a little trip to London this week to visit a couple of press days and events. I made a stop off at the Almost Famous boutique which is just behind Oxford Street. The boutique was absolutely lovely and I got a little preview of the AW14 stock (That’ll be in another post). I was really lucky and was allowed to pick out a dress from their SS14 Collection. If you know me, I’m very indecisive but I finally chose a floral pastel shift dress. It’s a really gorgeous dress and quite flattering as it tucks me in at the waist.  I…

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