Fashion and Style

Sustainable Living With Four Starter Ideas

Sustainable Living With Four Starter Ideas

Sustainable living has certainly had a great increase in profile over the last 20 years. If you’re new to the idea, then try these four sustainable living ideas to get you started. I’m sure we can all agree that climate change is one of the biggest problems facing humanity right now. It’s making headlines all over the world, and there are some startling changes to the weather occurring in most regions. Lots of people want to do their bit to try and prevent any more catastrophic climate changes, but is that really possible? Well, if this is something that is…

Cleaning Jewellery: Don’t Ditch It Cos It’s Dirty

Cleaning Jewellery: Don’t Ditch It Cos It’s Dirty

Cleaning jewellery will revive gems you’d forgotten looked so good and save your hip pocket. So don’t ditch it cos it’s dirty; CLEAN IT. It’s easy. It doesn’t matter whether you invest a small fortune in precious metals, or just buy the cheapest bling you can find at your local market, one thing is certain for all kinds of jewellery: it will get dirty. So cleaning jewellery regularly should be on your ‘to do’ list. The big question is – will you ditch, or de-grime? If it’s the former, you are guilty of waste, as it can be so easy…

Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

It’s so much fun to invent Halloween costume ideas especially if you have time and talent. But what if you run out of time? And don’t really have talent? The time is nearly here, where girls turn into ghouls, the streets are lined with Jack-O-Lanterns and the smell of candy corn fills the air. So do you need a few Halloween costume ideas? Yes, it’s only a few weeks now until Halloween, and you may have already bought your costume ready for going out. If you don’t have the time to be donning the pennywise prosthetics, don’t worry! Today we…

What Makes High-End Fashion Worth the Cost?

What Makes High-End Fashion Worth the Cost?

High-end fashion gets a bad reputation due to the culture that surrounds it. However, for some people, that culture is what makes high-end fashion worth the cost. Ultimately, it defines the type of person that would purchase a shirt for $300 or a dress for $800. It sounds like a super secretive club that can only be entered if you buy your way in. However, there’s more to high-end fashion than just money and ego.   Do You REALLY Know What Makes High-End Fashion Coveted? A Misunderstood Design and Production Process There are a lot of pretentious people in both…

Maintaining A HEALTHY Summer Glow

Maintaining A HEALTHY Summer Glow

Everyone loves having a healthy summer glow because it helps us look fit, well, and vibrant. But getting it shouldn’t put us in danger of being ill. Summer will soon be here and with it the feel of the warmth of the sun on our skin. I can’t WAIT! Many people love being tanned as it reminds us of how good summer can feel and leaves us with a healthy summer glow. There is nothing wrong with a healthy tan to go with your beach body, but only if it is, in fact, healthy. Although the sun is a vital…

Closet Decluttering for Fabulous Fashionistas

Closet Decluttering for Fabulous Fashionistas

Closet decluttering is one of the hardest jobs for any fabulous fashionista. What to keep? What to donate? What to toss? These are definitely first world problems but can cause great angst for fashion loving women. Having a full closet isn’t the best way to ensure you look your best. When you have so many clothes that it’s impossible to find what you’re looking for or even make a decision about what you’re going to wear for the day. It can be a hindrance so closet decluttering is required STAT! If you think you could benefit from thinning out your…

First Appearances: What People REALLY Notice

First Appearances: What People REALLY Notice

First appearances are exactly that – the first time you present yourself to someone. And, as the saying goes, there’s only one chance to make a first impression. We all want to make a good first impression. Seeing people react positively to first appearances, getting those little compliments, and those lingering glances make us feel fantastic. You don’t have to look picture-perfect to make a great impression, either. You don’t have to have a tiny waist or flawless skin and hair to stand out at first glance. Here are the first things that most people are going to notice about…

Swimwear Update: Embrace the 2017 Trends

Swimwear Update: Embrace the 2017 Trends

Time for a swimwear update? Does your swimwear collection need a refresh? Don’t panic – we’ve got you covered (or not!) with top trends for 2017. If you’re tired of the same old styles, you’ll be glad to know that 2017 is the year for a fresh and fabulous swimwear update. These top trends will give you great inspiration so that you’re ready to rock the pool or the beach and show off your sassy swimwear style. The cut-out The cut-out has been a popular style for the past few years, and since the return of the one-piece, it has…

The Art of Dressing Well for Any Occasion

The Art of Dressing Well for Any Occasion

Dressing well is, for the most part, subjective. For some it’s a ball gown and tiara. Others are comfortable in dress jeans and hot shoes. However dressing well isn’t simply limited to WHAT we wear. It’s also WHERE we wear it. Most of us struggle from time to time to dress as well as possible for certain events and occasions. It can often be difficult knowing whether our outfit is appropriate, or what it is like in comparison to others’. But as long as you follow some basic rules, you should actually find that dressing well for any occasion is…

Rocky Rafaela Does Leather VERY Differently

Rocky Rafaela Does Leather VERY Differently

The new Rocky Rafaela range of leather biker jacket and vests will take my motorbike riding to a whole new level. From the moment I saw the new Rocky Rafaela range I was hooked. It matters not to me that Ruby Rose and Gigi Hadid are converts. No! I travel my own road, and now I’ll be doing it in an edgy Rocky Rafaela leather jacket. Easy Rider never had it so stylish. My genuine Harley Davidson leather jacket must have been designed by a man. Oh sure, it curves in (slightly) at the waist and was ‘designed’ for a…

7 Tips for Special Occasion Glamour and Glitz

7 Tips for Special Occasion Glamour and Glitz

If you’ve got a special occasion coming up, then you’ll want to look and feel your very best. There are all kinds of things you can do to make this happen. The sooner you start, the better you’ll feel about your special occasion – how about upping your water intake a few weeks in advance to detoxify your body and clear your skin? These tips and tricks will help you out too! Include Texture And Interest In Your Look Your look should have texture and interest to make people go ‘wow!’. Adding a couple of different textures to your outfit…

Music Festival Style: From Glastonbury to Coachella Here’s What’s HOT!

Music Festival Style: From Glastonbury to Coachella Here’s What’s HOT!

Music festival style has been rock star led by people including Kate Moss and Katy Perry. So let’s be honest, Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, Kendall Jenner, and Gigi Hadid make it look as if going to a festival is super easy. In the rock star and fashion model world, the sun always shines and flower crowns will make every outfit instantly amazing! However, us mere mortals don’t have a hotel to decamp to. You didn’t have a stylist plan your wardrobe with meticulous detail and the cute, flowery playsuits and barely-there sundresses look nothing like the old t-shirts, shorts and…

Best Cocktail Dresses for Very Special Occassions

Best Cocktail Dresses for Very Special Occassions

Ready for the evening party? Choose From The Best Cocktail Dresses! Cocktail dresses are woven with great care and attention shown towards bringing every beat of the party into perspective. Many aspects of dressmaking go into creating the perfect party wear. For the ultimate party, cocktail dresses are one of those special kinds that have to be considered with utmost detail and thematic approach. Glitter, glamour and loud pandemonium are the elements of these festivities, and you must fit in and emerge as a remarkable presence! Size, fitting, colors, themes and designs are all so important to set the mood…

Ruby Olive Is The Colourful Creative Bold Distinctive Jewellery You Need Now

Ruby Olive Is The Colourful Creative Bold Distinctive Jewellery You Need Now

Ruby Olive is a cool brand that just puts a smile on your face. The colours will enliven you, the boldness will inspire you, and wearing it… well that’s the super fun part.

Smiles are infectious and Ruby Olive was born to put smiles on peoples faces. Founder, Skye Anderton, believes that smiling increases confidence and the feelings of positivity. And I’d have to agree with her. Go on… do it now… SMILE… now smile a little more. Doesn’t that feel good? So as a brand you might think Ruby Olive is colourful and bold jewellery… and so it is… but Ruby Olive is also very much about SMILES!

What Should You Do About A Bad Tattoo?

What Should You Do About A Bad Tattoo?

Today, a tattoo can be an acceptable and highly prized way to show your personality and enhance your style. Your clothes, your hair, and the accessories you wear all contribute to your personal style. Body art can look amazing, and often expresses something personal about you. But while tattoos can be fantastic, many things can go wrong with them. Maybe your artist didn’t apply your design correctly. Sometimes you might get scarring if you don’t look after your tattoo properly. In some cases, people just decide getting a tattoo was a bad idea after the fact. Luckily, if you’re unhappy…