Category archives: Style Edit

The Secret Behind a Pippa Middleton Bottom

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The Royal wedding may have been months ago now, but the Pippa Middleton effect continues. The latest trend you ask? Padded pants which boost your bottom for a shapely behind. Instead of using shapewear to streamline and minimise curves, slim women are looking to boost their bottoms after suffering from 'Pippa bum envy'.  And, with celebs like J.Lo and Kim[...]

The Debenhams Fashion Dictionary

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We're issuing a dictionary, to help shoppers understand the latest clothing terms. It seems that many of our customers don't understand the plethora of new descriptions and phrases emerging from the fashion industry. While some newly made up words such as Shacket and Treggings are instantly understood by clothing industry insiders, it looks like they’re l[...]

All I want for Christmas is a great fitting bra

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Are you in need of a bra fit? When was the last time you were fitted for a bra? As many as 85% of women are wearing the wrong size bra and it's amazing what a huge difference it will make once you find the perfect fit. I get fitted every 6-12 months now and I always look and feel better in my clothes afterwards. Plus, Debenhams offer the bra fit service in [...]

Nude tights to suit your skin tone

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Good new ladies, we've launched ‘invisible’ skin tone hosiery available in different shades for women with fair, medium and dark skin – an idea that's new to the high street. The nude range of tights is available in sizes small, medium and large and is priced at just £3.50 making it an essential buy. Colours available include olive, bronze and coffee along [...]

Pippa Middleton Inspired Bridesmaid Dresses

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The bridesmaid dress that had everyone talking at the Royal Wedding is the inspiration for our limited edition dress coming to Debenhams later this year. We've heard from our customers how much they loved the dress so we're expecting a huge demand for it. For those that want to buy one when they arrive, we've created a special 'Lady-in-waiting-list' for [...]

What to wear to your graduation...

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With all the stress of looming final deadlines and exams, thoughts of graduation have taken a back seat. However, now exams are finally over its time to start the search for the perfect graduation dress or outfit to mark the big occasion. There are so many questions to consider, so at Debenhams we've come up with a few tips and outfit suggestions to help you[...]

Edition Pop-up Shop Opens in London

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It seems like so long ago that we first started talking about our exciting new designer concept 'Edition', but finally the launch is almost upon us. You'll be able to shop the brand new diffusion ranges from Jonathan Saunders, Preen and Jonathan Kelsey at Debenhams from Monday 14 February, but if you're near to London and fancy a sneak peek then head to the [...]

Your personal shopper stories

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There couldn't be a better time to uncover your ideal capsule wardrobe for Autumn/Winter and we know a few people who could help... Our personal shopper service is available in stores across the country where our style gurus are on hand to offer friendly advice and outfit suggestions with no obligation to buy. Members of the Debenhams Design team recently[...]

Remember that trend... bodysuits

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Yes, we know you probably wore them the first time round, but that's certainly no reason to miss out on fashion's latest love, the bodysuit. The last time I wore one was in the nineties, back then the bodysuit was a wardrobe staple. Now it's crept back into the fashion consciousness and while some complain, others are strutting their stuff and looking sup[...]

Leggings, jeggings and treggings explained

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Leggings, jeggings and treggings, this season it’s been all about the ‘ings’. But with all these fashion terms being thrown around, do you know the difference? To make things easier we’ve demystified each style and given you an idea on how to wear them. Leggings are tight fitting styles that are typically made from a blend of lycra, spandex, nylon, co[...]