City Break Essentials

city break, essentials, fashion, style, trend, holiday, clothing, womens clothing, ladies clothing, womens style, ladies style, chic, classic, trendy, fashionable, outfit, lookbook, dungarees, shirt, skirt, skater dress, dress, shorts, skort, boots, shoes, brogues, sunglasses, retro, hat, fedora, backpack, bag, boohoo denim dungaree, boohoo, short sleeve cotton shirt, white shirt, topshop, brown faux suede a line skirt, river island, lace up detail skater dress plain khaki, missguided, textured skort pastel blue, Priscilla heeled boots in black snake, public desire, Katie lace up brogues, black mirror lens retro sunglasses, purple oversized fedora hat, urban outfitters, pebbled vegan leather backpack City break essentials is the edit for those of us who want to hit the big city rather than the sandy beaches this summer. Holidaying in the city brings a whole new host of style opportunities; the perfect time for glamour and chic style. Think heels, luxurious materials and classic cuts. City style is glamorous, luxurious and classy.   Here are our favourite effortless gorgeous city break essentials:           Get this style: Boohoo Denim Dungarees from ASOS, Short Sleeve Cotton Shirt from Topshop, Brown Faux Suede A Line Skirt from River Island, Lace Up Detail Skater Dress Plain Khaki from Missguided, Textured Skort Pastel Blue from Missguided, Priscilla Heeled Boots in Black Snake from Public Desire, Katie Lace Up Brogues from Topshop, Black Mirror Lens Retro Sunglasses River Island, Purple Oversized Fedora Hat from River Island, Pebbled Vegan Leather Backpack from Urban Outfitters. As you can see super chic city break style is easy to achieve. Dress these items up or down for sunny city days and opulent...

Sliders; The New Must Have Summer Shoe

Sliders; the new must have summer shoes are taking the world by storm. Comfortable and casual they are now available in a huge range of styles and colours and even your favourite brands are stocking them, need we say any more! Sliders are super easy to style and perfect for wearing anywhere from the office to the beach. Pair them with a floaty sundress or distressed denim shorts for a killer look. To give you some style inspiration, here are our favourite sliders right now. White Leather Look Studded Pool Sliders Glamorous yet edgy these sliders would be great teamed with a bikini or distressed denim. They deliver a sharp and stylish contrast of super casual yet chic that would work equally well for work, the beach and dinner with friends. ASOS Flick Leather Sliders These fun flick leather sliders feature a fierce leopard print for a bold style statement. Team them with jeans, a jumpsuit or shorts for effortless every day chic; great for when you’re on or off duty. Erin Jelly Sliders by JuJu The Erin Jelly Sliders by JuJu are a fun take on the ever popular jelly sandals. Fun yet still casual and comfortable there’s nowhere you can’t wear these cute sliders this season. Go glittery for an extra girly look or pick block colours for stand out casual style. Team them with shorts, harem trousers or a skater dress for an edgy look. Quilted Slider Grey These quilted grey sliders from missguided feature a gorgeous pastel grey, keeping with one of this seasons key colour schemes, and a leather style that is perfect for...

Trend Watch – Flares

Welcome to the second instalment of trend watch! Just in time for festival season an exciting trend has re-emerged; flares. Once the go to style of jeans they were overtaken in recent years by the statement skinnies, but it looks like they are back! Flares are perfect for creating fun festival style. Available in a wide range of materials and designs go full retro with a peasant blouse or team them with a cute bardot crop for daytime chic. Not convinced yet? Here are some of our favourite flares from the top highstreet stores.   Surf Gypsy Flared Festival Beach Pant Perfect for festival season, these gorgeous printed flares would be equally at home watching your favourite bands in the hot summer sun or being used as a cover up on a beach holiday. The eye catching pattern would look great with block colours or contrasted against a clashing pattern.             Liquor Poker High Rise Skinny Flares With Open Button Detail Jeans are a wardrobe staple for almost any girl; so experiment with a flared style this summer. Dress them up or down with a slouchy tee and converse or a silky cami and courts. The possibilities are endless.               Black Flared Trousers Smart yet still super stylish these black flared trousers would be ideal for upping your style game at work. Wear them as part of a trouser suit or contrast them against a sheer blouse.               Jersey Skinny Flare Trousers Camel Made from comfortable jersey material these skinny flares will...

Money Saving Style Tips

Money saving style tips will save you cash but still ensure you have a full and stylish wardrobe. It’s easy to become to loyal to your favourite store or brand when they offer a style you love but when you look around you’ll find that lot’s of stores stock similar styles and items so it’s just a matter of shopping around. By budgeting and making sure you check all the highstreet stores before you make your purchase you can save a lot of money. What would you spend your spare cash on?     Surf Sales If you are really loyal to one particular store you can save money by looking through their sales first, usually you will find something you’re looking for in there for a lot less! For those of us who are brand addicted; stores like Secret Sales, Brand Alley and Ebay are an absolute lifesaver. You can usually find good condition, pre-owned branded items on Ebay for a fraction of the retail price which is a real bargain if you don’t mind shopping second hand. Alternatively, Brand Alley and Secret Sales feature branded items on sale 24/7 and their stock is regularly updated. Highstreet Stores Sometimes you don’t have to hit the sales to find a bargain. A few select highstreet stores are known for their bargain prices and gorgeous on trend fashion. Our favourites for all of the latest trends are Forever21, Boohoo, Peacocks, Primark and T K Maxx. For the best price skate and street style our favourite is ExtremePie. Browsing Tool Using a website that surfs other fashion sites to pull off all...

Fun Festival Footwear

Fun festival footwear is a must have this summer. From cute cut out styling to pretty pastel shades festival style can be employed anywhere from the main arena to your office desk. Festival style features bright colours, boho style and is the place where people can really express themselves. To help you create the perfect festival outfit or work a festival inspired look I have picked out 7 classic and emerging festival footwear trends. Team them with dungarees, floaty dresses, unitards or anything you want! It’s all about personal expression!         Birkenstocks Stylish and super comfortable these casual sandals are effortlessly cool and have definitely earned their place in festival fashion. They look great with jeans, shorts, skirts, dresses and dungarees and are super breathable which is a must when you’re bouncing around to your favourite beats. Try: Birkenstock Arizona Two Strap from Office           Cut Outs Cut outs are set to be a big hit this summer 2015. With so many statement styles to choose from they can complete any look. Try cut out sandals, brogues, high heels and flats to complement your own personal style. When it comes to cut outs you can’t go wrong, and the edgier the better. Try: ASOS MARCIE Leather Wide Fit Flat Shoes from ASOS             Gladiators Gladiator sandals have almost always been a summer style staple. Whether they are knee high, platformed or studded you can’t go wrong with a statement pair for festival season. This versatile summer classic style can work with anything from a floaty sundress to...