Aviator Jacket

One of the most popular featured trends for autumn & winter 2010 is the Aviator jacket. Originally designed by an American Leslie Irvin to keep pilots warm in sub zero cockpit conditions, this bye-gone classic has been re worked by most fashion houses this seasons. I am a huge fan of old classics, and love…Continue Reading

Autumn and winter fashion for 2010

I think we have all noticed a slight chill in the morning air recently, which can only mean one thing; autumn is on its way. Working as a stylist I find this time of year exciting. The flimsy and floaty summer creations are making way for the autumn and winter collections, and for me, autumn…Continue Reading

Fiona Butterworth’s Makeup Tips

Fiona Butterworth is a top Manchester make up artist, with many years experience working in film and TV. We have worked together on a number of occasions, and she has very kindly put together a few tips for us on this season’s makeup trends. Fiona’s Top Tips Make up this season should look fresh and…Continue Reading

What’s new for Spring and Summer 2010?

Dolce & Gabbana S/S 2010 Anthony Marras S/S 2010 Marks and Spencer S/S 2010 There are lots of lovely trends arriving in the shops for this coming season. Some will be easier to wear than others. One of the trickier new styles is the trend for wearing underwear on the outside it’s a very sexy…Continue Reading

Spring 2010

A perfect example of a timeless classic, Audrey Tatou, as coco Chanel, in the recent film, Coco avant Chanel If you are lucky you might still be able to grab a last minute bargain in some of the high street shops. Retailers seem to have taken advantage of the recent bad weather and their sales…Continue Reading

Last minute Christmas shopping for party frocks

Last minute shopping for party frocks. With Christmas just around the corner, it’s quite possible that some of you haven’t had time to source a special little party number, so here are a few ideas, all at great prices. Cabaret sequin dress from HOBBS was £199 now £169 www.hobbs.co.uk Sian dress, plum silk with waterfall…Continue Reading

College Days

Well, I am just 2 months into my foundation degree in fashion and clothing technology, and I thought I would let you all know how it is going, FAB is the first word that springs to mind, I am having a great time, although the workload is relentless. I truly wanted to be the class…Continue Reading

Autumn/Winter Newsletter

I hope you all had a great summer and managed to wear some of your clothes despite the disappointing weather. The summer has been extremely busy for me, with writing assignments and more development work on the online style consultancy project that will be launched this season. Now September has arrived, I’m also starting on…Continue Reading

Savvy Summer Shopping

It seems crazy that we are only in the first week of July, but, most of the August editions of the magazines are concentrating their efforts on the Autumn Winter collections, and the majority of the stores have new season woollens on display. In the recent heat wave shopping has been uncomfortable to say the…Continue Reading

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