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lusting for: crayola nail polish

lusting for: crayola nail polish

I loved Crayola crayons as a kid, with all those beautiful colours and endless possibilities. Now, that little piece of childhood is available for us to enjoy as adults! Crayola has released a mini nail polish set and it’s incredibly cute, with perfect colours for […]

in the news: miss wu by jason wu

in the news: miss wu by jason wu

After the success of Jason Wu’s collection for Target earlier this year, the designer has decided to launch a contemporary line called Miss Wu. The ready-to-wear collection will be created in collaboration with US department store Nordstrom, which has a one-year exclusive on the new […]

(almost) at the movies: oz the great and powerful

(almost) at the movies: oz the great and powerful

My fairytale moment continues! First, we had a peek at Angelina Jolie in costume as Maleficent, then Christian Louboutin released his interpretation of Cinderella’s glass slipper. Today, we have the trailer for the upcoming prequel to the Wizard of Oz. Oz: The Great and Powerful […]

lusting for: louboutin’s glass slipper

lusting for: louboutin’s glass slipper

I’ve been having a bit of a Cinderella moment lately. No, I haven’t been dropping shoes all over town, but I have just finished reading Cinder by Marissa Meyer (an intriguing summer read, if you’re looking for one) and now Christian Louboutin has unveiled his […]

fashion inspiration: the spice girls

fashion inspiration: the spice girls

When the Spice Girls hit the big time, I was the perfect (tween) age to love everything about them – their poppy music, their “girl power” message, and, of course, their fabulous outfits. This week, the band reunited to launch a West-End musical featuring their […]

friday film: kristen stewart’s vanity fair photoshoot

friday film: kristen stewart’s vanity fair photoshoot

If you haven’t seen Kristen Stewart’s photoshoot in Vanity Fair yet, make sure you check it out. It’s one of the most beautifully shot editorials I’ve seen in a while (and with Mario Testino behind the lens, I’m not surprised!) While it’s taken me a […]

(almost) at the movies: maleficent

(almost) at the movies: maleficent

The latest in the long line of classic fairy tale re-tellings is Maleficent, which will tell the story of Sleeping Beauty through the eyes of the evil sorceress. It will focus on the story of how she turned evil, which sounds a little bit like […]

(almost) at the movies: the perks of being a wallflower

(almost) at the movies: the perks of being a wallflower

If you ever wondered what Emma Watson would sound like with an American accent, now’s your chance. The first trailer for The Perks of Being a Wallflower (and her first-post Harry Potter leading role) has just been released. I have high hopes for this film […]

in the news: the devil wears prada sequel is coming

in the news: the devil wears prada sequel is coming

I love The Devil Wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger – I own the book in two languages and have seen the film adaption starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway more times than I can count – so I’m very excited by the news out of […]

the queen’s jubilee = british sales!

the queen’s jubilee = british sales!

This weekend marks the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and to celebrate, many of my favourite British retailers are putting on some smashing deals. Here are a few I know about – if you know of any more, leave a comment! Anthropologie: It’s not a British brand […]

friday film: a therapy

friday film: a therapy

I think it’s great that so many fashion labels have started putting out short films to promote their collections and today’s is one of the best I’ve seen so far. A Therapy from Prada stars Helena Bonham Carter and Ben Kingsley, and was directed by […]

(almost) at the movies: the great gatsby

(almost) at the movies: the great gatsby

We’ve been waiting a while for this trailer to land and today, it’s finally here! The upcoming release of The Great Gatsby is directed by Baz Luhrmann and stars Leonardo diCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Tobey Macguire, and it’s lined up to be the biggest release […]