The Great Converse Debate: New or Worn

Converse trainers are an iconic shoe given the fact that they seem to symbolize rebellion and youth regardless of the fashion style that you tend to follow. In the nineties Kurt Cobain made them popular as a piece of grunge culture while at the same time the NWA made them an instrumental piece of hip […]

All your night time niceties courtesy of John Lewis

There was a time when many women’s night time routine consisted of work clothes off, comfy tee shirt on and into bed. Nowadays, however, things are very different, and even single women want nice nightwear and to go to bed in a really cool bedroom. It’s a well known fact now that the more comfortable […]

Fashion finally gets a dedicated price comparison website

We have seen them, all over the TV, the comparison websites for almost everything from insurance to energy companies and even broadband. They provide a valuable service for consumers in this time of economic restrictions and there is now a website offering the same service for fashion shoppers.

51 of the nation’s favourite high street […]

Why should I do my clothes shopping online?

Dragging yourself to your nearest High Street, Retail Park or Shopping Centre to browse what the stores have to offer can feel like the hardest thing in the world at times. This is particularly true in winter. You’ll spend hours traipsing around the shops, finding dresses with hemlines that are getting shorter and shorter and […]

JustFab fans can now shop from the FabKids range

JustFab, the online brand subscription service, has bagged FabKids, which is a children’s fashion and personalised online shopping service. This means that JustFab’s 10 million members will have a whole category of children’s apparel to shop in. JustFab’s celebrity stylists like George Kotsiopoulos, Jessica Paster, and Kimora Lee Simmons send out a style review every […]

Will meggings ever really take off?

This is, supposedly, the big new trend for men but how do men really feel about stepping out in leggings? The general consensus is that the majority of men would consider wearing them under pants or jeans in the winter as a form of underwear to keep warm. Another factor to consider is that how […]

Dior decorate their Paris store windows with miniature dolls

There is an old adage that says the best things come in small packages, and for those who are familiar with Dior this just might be true. This year the famous designer is dressing its Parisian department store window with miniature dolls.

The 74 miniature dolls do not just inhabit the window however; they are […]

Debenhams Christmas made fabulous

Everyone has their favourite part of Christmas; the planning, putting up the decorations, buying the presents, every bit has a special meaning for someone and is the key factor to getting them well and truly into the Christmas spirit. It could even be something as simple as seeing a child’s face light up when they […]

Aurora Fashions welcomes new Paypal mobile payment system

Aurora Fashions, the fashion company that is behind Oasis, Coast, Warehouse and Karen Millen, has struck a new deal with online payment processor PayPal that will allow customers to use the PayPal app on their mobiles to pay for purchases, instead of pulling out their wallets when shopping at their retail stores.

There are hundreds […]

The effect that Coco Chanel had on today’s fashions

There is a picture of Coco Chanel that was taken during the twenties in Deauville in which she squints out from underneath a small brimmed hat. The hat accessorises a black cardigan that is perfectly matched with an A-line skirt.

She looks a bit dumpy compared to the clothes that she would become famous for, […]