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SS16 Couture Fashion Week Round-Up

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Last week in Paris, the famous fashion houses hosted a dreamy display of couture collections. Exquisitely engineered and carefully crafted designs walked triumphantly down the runways showcasing the most desirable pieces for the FROW fashionistas. Prepare to immerse yourself into a world of luxe as we round up the top five shows from the couture collection[...]

The Perfume Gift Guide: Editor's Picks

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Yes, a new fragrance is always a fabulous gift. But there's a caveat. The scent needs to suit the recipient - which isn't always easy to gauge. Read on for a cheat sheet on this year's most sough-after fragrances to make Christmas fragrance gifting a breeze.  Scent is personal and deeply entrenched in your character. Some people love florals while some fa[...]

The Grace of Lace

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The hypnotic allure of lace has fashion in its grasp. Whereas it previously mostly appeared in dainty panels and trims, the textile has become a prevailing trend in the form of sensual, enchanting boudoir-inspired pieces.  There are few fabrics as captivating as lace. Ethereal and elegant, it’s long been a symbol of femininity. It’s of little surprise the[...]

The grandest 60s revival yet

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The defined silhouettes and freewheeling aesthetic of the 60s are back again with a vengeance, yet never have we had such elegant, modern interpretations.  With so many style icons defining the era, everyone from Twiggy, Jane Birkin and Jean Shrimpton, to Patti Boyd, Brigitte Bardot and Julie Christie era’s – all polished, self-possessed, yet more than a [...]