Makeup Looks for your personality

What does your makeup say about you? Natural Beauty You like the natural, practical, no-makeup makeup look that takes no time at all to pull off. You prefer to keep things simple. It’s just the way you are. That doesn’t make you basic, it makes you practical. You might not want to stand out from the crowd, but […]

BEAUTY: How to… False Nails and Lashes at Home

The holidays are upon and the party season is starting to get into full swing. There’s the Office party, the Christmas dinner with your friends, the various Christmas Events you’re invited to attend and so it goes right until New Years’. You want to look the part, get your glam on for all those events, […]

i the stylist Loves…Metallic Outerwear

One winter trend which isn’t for the wallflower is the metallic outerwear trend. Metallics have crept back onto the catwalk first through footwear, then skirts and trousers and now it’s all about your coat or jacket. If you don’t like stares (good or bad) then avoid this one but if you’re anything like us and […]

i the stylist Loves…Tube Skirts

We’ve all been told that pencil skirts are a wardrobe staple but they don’t quite hit the mark if you want to go for a less work-wear look – step forward the tube skirt. Thanks to the popularity of shapewear the tube skirt is been opened back with open arms. This ’80s trend is flattering on […]

i the stylist Loves…Slogan Clutch Bags

Long gone are the days when shoes and accessories were an afterthought. Nowadays you can build your whole outfit around your bag or footwear which is why we love the current crop of slogan clutch bags on the market. Let your clutch take centre-stage and keep the rest of your outfit simple – perfect for those […]

Throwback Thursday: Liv Tyler in Empire Records

If you’re looking for throwback films that represent ’90s fashion at its finest then Empire Records starring Liv Tyler should be high on your list. Tyler plays record shop employee Corey Mason in the popular coming-of-age movie focusing on the day in the life of a record store facing closure and its employees. Tyler outfit […]

i the stylist Loves…Denim Skirts

The denim skirt originates from the ’70s and has been making its comeback every three or four seasons. Back in the ’90s, the denim skirt made re-appearance in faded colours, different lengths and frayed edges.  A denim skirt is arguably one of the most versatile items of clothing; it is ideal for seasonal transitions as it can be […]

i the stylist Loves…Tea Dresses

Every so often the 1940s tea dress makes a reappearance and this spring/summer it’s back on our high streets. They’re perfect for the transition in summer. For now though, wear with tights and pointed flats or peep-toe ankle boots for a modern take on the wartime favourite. We’ve selected a few of our current must-haves. […]

i the stylist Loves…Satin Bomber Jackets

The return of the bomber jacket has been massive. Every high street store has been creating their own version and the classi satin/sateen look continues to be a big hit! The bomber jacket was originally created for military pilots but you’d never guess with the variety of ultra-feminine versions available on the market now.  Update […]

i the stylist Loves…Chevron Print

The bringing back of retro patterns must be done with a certain punctuation and the Chevron print is no different. Popular in the seventies, this repeat inverted ‘v’ design used to be associated with the emblems of military uniforms but was actually inspired by Grecian pottery of the 1800s BC. Today use chevron as your […]