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Archive for February, 2008

Erikson Beamon: Statement Bangle!

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008

Erikson Beamon Gold Cluster BangleErikson Beamon consistently produces statement jewellery that will make any outfit look and feel like a million dollars!

His latest collection includes this beautiful chunky gold bangle with clusters of black and yellow jewels in floral shapes; a feminine design but the pure chunkiness of the bangle gives it an interesting hard edge. Miss Kate Moss herself has recently been spotted with a similar piece of statement jewellery on her wrist, instantly adding superstar glamour to her outfit!

Now is the time to really embrace all the fab accessories that are around at the moment, they can really make or break an outfit! This Beamon bangle costs £378, for more details check out Stylefinder.


Winter Blues!

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

Zagliani Python BagElectric blue seems to be the colour of the moment! A healthy injection of colour is always welcome this time of year when winter seems never ending!

I always think the best way to adopt such a vibrant colour is in your accessories, that way it doesn’t matter if the colour doesn’t really suit you, as lets face it some of these vibrant colours are hard to pull off as they aren’t going to suit everyone’s skin tone.

If you’re experiencing this difficulty with the stunning electric blue that is bombarding our highstreet’s you will love this fantastic blue python handbag by Zagliani, a great bag design in a magnificent colour that is sure to brighten up you’re winter wardrobe! Perfect for beating those winter blues! For £1,270.00; python doesn’t come cheap! Order online today from Matches Fashion.


Welcome the 'Shoe Sandal'

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

Topshop Unique ‘Shoe Sandal’So, we all were amazed at the ‘shoe boot’ that entered our stores at the beginning of last season, the unusual combination of the two styles gave us a fresh new look which was hard to resist!

Well now spring is just around the corner it’s time to welcome the ‘shoe sandal!’ Yes this is the latest look for footwear, which is sending fashionista’s into a frenzy (especially me!)

Topshop Unique have truly lived up to their name with this funky pair of heels! I love the fact that they look like a pair of shoes that have been deconstructed to produce a sandal; very cool! The colour is fab too; a subtle green that will look great with washed out denim, another trend that is rearing its head for spring!

Be Unique and buy your very own pair of ‘shoe sandals’ from Topshop Unique for £85 today!


Miu Miu Taffeta Strapless Dress

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

miu-miu-taffeta-strapless-dress-2.jpgWith the full skirt trend racing ahead, encorporating both full skirt and flattering strapless, fitted top should create the perfect dress.

And the perfect dress it is. This Miu Miu Taffeta Strapless Dress is gorgeous especially for the summer months ahead. Ideal for any occasion the flattering shape of the dress provides a confidence factor that is unusual to find in dresses unless you have the perfect figure. Emphasising a slim waist the Miu Miu dress gives curvier girls a full skirt silhouette hiding any unwanted bumps. Match with some killer stilletto’s and a clutch, you are ready to go.

Get your Miu Miu Taffeta Strapless Dress at Net A Porter costing £805.


Spring Knits At Miss Selfridge

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

miss-selfridge-spring-knits-2.jpgAlthough it still feels like its freezing over outside, spring is on its way and that means the spring and summer fashion collections are on their way to the high steet stores now.

Miss Selfridge is one of those stores with a great selection of casual clothes and the selection of warm but spring coloured knits are perfect for our winter blues. With a mix of blue’s, cream’s, grey’s, purple’s and pink’s you are bound to find a colour that works with you. This pink scoop neck cardi (pictured here) is cute, perfect for all seasons and is just £25.

Check out the selection of knit wear available at the Miss Selfridge website.


All Saints Spring Jacket!

Sunday, February 17th, 2008

Mcvie JacketI’ve officially found my perfect jacket; The ‘Mcvie’ from Allsaints. This fantastic jacket is just perfect for the much awaited transition from winter to spring!

When you’ve just about had enough of those dreary woolly coats you’ve been wearing all season, this jacket its just what you need to give you a refreshing new look for the spring!

All Saints is never one to shy away from detail and that’s why I love this jacket, fantastic detailing on the sleeves and collar give you versatility and style! The colour is perfect for this jacket; a classic natural enhances the important detailing and will go with everything! For £140, I best start saving!

To admire the jacket more closely, check out Allsaints online for front, side and back views!


Lovely Laboutin's!

Sunday, February 17th, 2008

Christian Laboutin Chiffon Peep toesI first spotted these shoes on the stunning Eva Longoria and ever since have been determined to find exactly where to get a pair for myself! Finally thanks to Browns Fashion boutique, the search is over!

Christian Louboutin is the designer to blame for such magnificent shoes! These vibrant purple peep toes are made of ruched chiffon, how luxurious (bet they don’t give you blisters!) The use of chiffon in this way succeeds in creating an extremely elegant yet highly fashionable style that is just too good to be true!

To treat yourself to these lovely Laboutin’s, all you need to do is order online from Browns fashion, for £450, they could be yours! I wonder if they come in black?


Spring 08 Paris Fashion Highlights!

Sunday, February 17th, 2008

I always get extremely excited and at the same time frustrated when the new collections are shown at Fashion capitals across the globe as I know there is no chance I am going to be able to attend the spectacle, however Style.com have made it slightly more bearable with fantastic highlights from each capital! Yes they have provided us with a range of clips with fashion insiders perspectives of the latest looks, trends etc! Check this clip out; an overview of Spring 2008 Paris fashion week! Its fab!

For more video clips of the latest collections from the hottest designers such as Stella Mc Cartney and Alberta Ferriti, go to Style.com’s video library!


Reiss Spring 08 Collection!

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

Reiss Cream Tiered DressReiss’s new spring/summer collection is definitely one to look out for! This dress is a preview from the new collection and it’s just fab! I’ve always loved Reiss’s ability to consistently produce sophisticated designs that ooze elegance and epitomise chic and this dress is of no exception to Reiss’s signature style. I particularly love the beautiful tiered skirt detail as it is so unique and provides a classy alternative to the ra ra skirt.

The colour pallette is subtle yet effective; cream is perfect for showing off the stunning detail on this dress. I’m not sure how much this dress costs yet but I will definitely keep my eyes peeled for when it enters the store! Lets hope it doesn’t take too long!

For more Reiss Spring 2008 collection check out their website!


Applique Floral!

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

Chloe Applique DressI love Chloe’s unique appliqué approach to the floral trend; most designers are experimenting with contrasting print ideas to reflect the upcoming trend but Chloe, however has taken a 3D approach to floral by beautifully embellishing flowers and leaves onto their garments.

I absolutely love this white strapless mini dress; such a simple shape but the stunning embellishments really bring this dress to life. Each flower includes a combination of embroidery, iridescent sequins and multicoloured beads, the colours are fun and vibrant; just what we need to refresh our wardrobes and prepare for summer!

This dress can be purchased from Matches Fashion for £1,664.00; pricey but worth it!

Applique Floral