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Archive for July, 2008

Prom Dresses

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Miu Miu prom dressEven if you don’t have a prom to go to (and most of us probably don’t), that doesn’t mean you can’t buy the dress. Prom dresses are everywhere, from high street to designer, and they’re great to slip on for a night out. Uncomplicated but effective, these dresses transform you into a prom queen in with one easy zip.

This Miu Miu Bustier prom dress has everything – the perfect strapless shape, a full skirt and this seasons hottest detail – a big bow. In classic black this dress can be accessorised with the perfect partner of every black dress, diamonds. Slip on some black tights if it’s a bit chilly, and some killer heels. Or, if you want to be cutting edge and on trend, invest in some peep-toe ankle boots.

With a price tag of £1,085, this is definitely the upper end of the scale, but you’re guaranteed a well-made, built to last garment that will fit you like a glove. Available at Net-a-Porter.

Very Berry Christian Louboutins

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

Berry Christian LouboutinsWith Autumn on the horizon, new colours are storming the catwalks. It seems purples and reds are definitely the way to go and it wont be long before high street stores are stocking up on some berry beauties. Get ahead of the trend with these gorgeous Christian Louboutin Altadama astrakhan platforms, yum I hear you screaming!

The peep-toe super shoes are sure to get you a few compliments, with a 5 inch wooden heel, 1 inch platform and signature red sole and patent toe design. They’ll set you back £520 but not bad for a pair of Louboutin’s.

Partner with a berry tote such as this fabulous Mulberry Snakeskin oversized shoulder bag, at £1,250 it’s not a bargain but it is beautiful. Layer your berry tones but don’t overdo it or you might end up looking too much like a berry!

Mulberry Berry Tote

Stylish iphone Case!

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Felder Felder I pod/phone HolderOk so who has treated themselves to the new iphone? I can’t say I have but for all those that were first in the queue for the mega intelligent phone I have found something you may be interested in; the super stylish studded iphone and ipod holder!

If I had the iphone I would definitely be purchasing this stylish studded holder for my new stylish phone as lets face it deserves to be covered in luxury!

The only catch is the price! This little case costs £95, which is quite pricey but lets face it looks great! Buy yours today from Browns fashion.

Luxurious T!

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Lanvin TshirtThe t shirt is the prime way to make a statement! Lanvin has certainly done this with this fun face print t shirt! The scribbled animated faces are great, perfect for those that are sick of formal wear and want to make a fun and cheeky statement!

The beige chiffon flower adds some serious style to the T dressing it up in a quirky way! There is also chiffon trim around the neck line and sleeves to give it that luxurious feel we of course, expect from Lanvin.

Pair with some tapered black trousers and platform heels for a stylish, fun look! Order your luxurious t shirt today from Browns fashion for £315!

The Flamenco Blouse

Monday, July 28th, 2008

bill-blass-flamenco.jpgNew arrival at Net a Porter – the flamenco backless blouse. A beautifully chic white blouse designed by Bill Blass with all the sexiness of a flamenco dancer.

As seen on the runway the oyster silk gazaar backless halter blouse is super sexy and incorporates the ruffle trend with a very successful finish. Perhaps more of an evening blouse than day, pull off the super chic cocktail party look with a pencil skirt and sky high heeled court shoes.

Get your Bill Blass Flamenco backless blouse at Net a Porter priced at £2,061.69.

The Culotte Dress

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Topshop Culotte DressOn one of my regular trips to Topshop the other week I found what looked like the cutest floral dress in pink, proceeding to the changing rooms I was more than surprised to see it had shorts instead of a skirt bottom.

Since the days of Brownies I have not worn a pair of culottes but after trying and buying these I’m hooked. Comfortable and stylish, the culotte dress makes a great summer purchase as not only is it cool but its flattering too. Plus it’s very easy to accesorize with. For the best outfit match with gladiator sandals and a tote.

Get your flower print culotte dress from Topshop online priced at £50.00.

Key Winter Accesory – The Crochet Hat

Monday, July 28th, 2008

sonia-rykel-crochet-hat.jpgAs much as I hate the cold and wet British weather in the autumn and winter I cant help but love doing my winter accessory shopping. Key investment pieces are hats, scarves and gloves and I have already found my favourite hat.

The Sonia by Sonia Rykiel Crochet hat. Warm, stylish and chic, the black baggy wool crochet hat has a contrast knit trim and will fight the coldest weather. Perfect for day or night match with your work outfit with tights, scarf and thick coat or punk it up in the evening by wearing it as an accesory to a floral mini dress, tights and sky high courts, a la Rachel Bilson.

The Sonia by Sonia Rykiel crochet hat is available at Net a Porter priced at just £95.

Topshop Nightwear

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Topshop Frill SlipI’ve never been a massive fan of pajamas and night dresses, usually I stick to hotpants and a vest but since a recent trip to Topshop led to me thier nightwear selection I gladly changed my mind.

This Iris Frill Slip in pink was just one of the night dresses that caught my eye and that I felt had to be an investment. Cute, feminine and flirty the pink floral patterned night dress is comfortable and keeps you cool throught the night – ideal for the spring/summer seasons.

Get yourself to a Topshop store or check out the night wear selection online now. The Iris Frill slip is just £16.00 available online.

The return of the LBD

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Strapless Mini DressSummer is in full swing, so it’s time to turn our attention to the upcoming trends for Autumn/Winter. That wardrobe staple, the Little Black Dress has once again been revamped, and this season if you’re feeling brave, go for a teeny tiny mini, strapless number.

Roksanda Ilincic has a brilliant silk version with a twist of white in the belt for only £795, which is already selling fast. Get your Roksanda Ilincic Strapless mini dress, available at Net A Porter.

The Floral Bow Sleeve Dress

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Topshop Floral Bow Sleeve DressTopshop keeps the florals coming this fall with more of their adorable floral pattern tea dresses.

This multi coloured cutie successfully mixes contrasting yellow, red, pink, purple and blue flowers on a black background and the short sleeves have bow detailing. Create a cool, edgy outfit by matching with black tights, a black leather jacket, crochet hat and some sky high courts.

Get your floral bow sleeve dress at Topshop online for just £45.00 – totally cheap and chic!