Are you a fan of the infamous Ms Kardashian? Perhaps you’ve got a similar figure, or you just love the way she looks? Whatever your reasons for loving this over-the-top celebrity, if you want to know more about how to get Kim Kardashian’s style, read our guide below. Making the most of her hourglass figure If there’s one celebrity that really knows her body and how to dress to make the most of her curves, it’s Kim Kardashian. In her pre-reality star days, she worked as a celebrity stylist and personal shopper, so she’s got her finger on the pulse [...]
Friday. It can be the best or the worst day of the working week. Either it’s the feeling of it being the last stretch before the weekend begins, or a stressful day where we’re working our butts off to get everything finished before the week ends. Whatever your personal feelings about Friday, much of the business world has embraced a dress-down or ‘casual Friday’ dress code which can help you to transition more easily from working week to playful weekend. This straying from their conventional business clothes can put some guys into a quandary. How do you dress down and [...]
We’ve all seen photos of beautifully organised wardrobes, where freshly pressed clothes hang neatly side by side, colour coordinated to within an inch of their lives, together with neat rows of shoes and artfully folded t-shirts and jumpers. Then we look at our own jumbled mess of clothes, spilling out of our over packed closet and wonder how we can ever achieve the ultimate dream – an organised wardrobe that’s almost as beautiful as the clothes inside. In fact, achieving a Zen-like space is easier than you think. All it takes is some time, some decision making and a few [...]
We all aspire to be like our favourite fashion icons, and sometimes, knowing their attitude towards fashion is the first step. Learn these 20 quotes, live by them, and you will be on the path to becoming a fashionista worth emulating yourself. Overdressing versus underdressing “You can never be overdressed or over overeducated.” – Oscar Wilde
A carefully selected, classic leather jacket should last a lifetime. But, as with all long-term relationships, it pays to do your research and choose wisely, otherwise the results may come back to haunt you. Go for something that suits your style, is timeless, of good quality and – most importantly of all – makes you feel fabulous.
She won our hearts as Hermione Granger, Harry Potter’s BFF. But, in the 14 years since she first took up that role, Emma Watson has grown into a young woman to be reckoned with: completing her education at Brown and then Oxford universities, modelling for Burberry and Alberta Ferretti and speaking before the UN Assembly, voicing her concerns about gender inequality. So, she’s proved that she is much more than just a pretty face. Her style, though, is always faultless. Whether she’s spotted ‘dressed down’ at a London café, or gracing the red carpet in couture by leading designers, she [...]
There’s a wonderful range of knitwear available for men today. From classic navy jumpers that look great teamed with jeans or chinos for evenings and weekend relaxing, to brightly coloured cardigans that, when worn under a jacket, can add a contemporary twist to slightly more formal outfits. Knitwear can be amongst the most flexible, comforting and durable staples in your wardrobe, so it’s worth investing in a small of collection of different styles. Here’s some advice to help you know what to look out for.
If you’ve always thought scarves were just for girls, think again. By choosing to wear a scarf, you are actually following in a tradition pioneered in the West by pilots in both World Wars. Flying in freezing, un-pressurised cockpits, these aviators used scarves for warmth, and also to prevent chafing against their leather jackets and helmets. In the United States, South America, and Australia, cowboys and cattle ranchers continue to use cotton squares as improvised facemasks, to protect against the dust kicked up by livestock. So, whether you need to bundle up against the winter elements, shield a shaved head [...]
We’ve all done it, remembered just as we are about to go to bed that we have a classy drinks invitation for the very next day. The only problem is that the event is in the early evening, leaving no time to go home from the office to change into something slinky. The result: staying up until the early hours trying on various clothing combinations that might be appropriate for work and play. With a little forethought, though, fitting on outfits that will take you effortlessly from desk to cocktail stool shouldn’t be a nightmare. The crucial thing is to [...]
While you may be sad to wave goodbye to summer, it does give you the perfect opportunity to say hello to a brand new wardrobe. For the fashion-obsessed, there’s a plethora of new trends and sartorial splendour hitting the stores for the 2015 autumn and winter season, all begging you to part with your hard earned dollars. For the more fashion (read: budget) savvy amongst you, picking out the trends that suit you and your lifestyle is the way to go. To ensure that your wardrobe stays fresh and on-trend, now’s the time to focus on finding a few solid [...]