UK Shopping

Eight Reasons I Won't Return to Your Clothes Shop

Vicki Marinker | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Style
Vicki Marinker

And we are a nation of shopkeepers so we really can do better. Which is why I'm starting a new series called 'Reasons I won't return to your...' So here, I appeal to the UK's clothes shop owners and managers to improve the customer experience, with my eight reasons I won't be returning to your shop.

15 Ankle Boots You'll Want To Wear All Autumn

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Style

Ankle boots are an all-season wardrobe staple, up there with the Little Black Dresses and skinny jeans of the sartorial world. Quite frankly, we do...

M&S And WH Smith Under Fire For 'Morally Wrong' Hospital Prices

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

WH Smith and Marks & Spencer have been accused of taking advantage of sick patients and their loved ones by charging more for cards and flowers in hos...

Why Women Like Shopping More Than Men

Steve Taylor PhD | Posted 21.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Steve Taylor PhD

Interestingly, women were the main "breadwinners" in hunter-gatherer groups. Anthropologists estimate that women's gathering provided around 80-90% of groups' food - a fact which has led some anthropologists to suggest that these peoples should be renamed gatherer-hunters.

5 Topshop Dresses Alexa Chung Would Definitely Wear

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK Style

Everything Alexa Chung touches turns to fashion gold - and, luckily for us style stalkers, she loves the British high street. If an outfit's spotte...

17 H&M Outfits You'll Wear To The Office All Autumn

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Style

When it comes to the office, what you wear says a lot about where you want to go. (For proof, just look at some of the contestants on The Apprentice)....

13 Truths About Sale Shopping

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Style

The summer sales are still going strong, but we're really not. In fact, it's making us seriously debate ever doing it IRL again with the comfortin...

This Brilliant News From Ikea Will Make 4,500 Of Its Workers Really Happy

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

Ludicrously cheap furniture, shops you can get lost in for hours, tasty meatballs at the cafe when your feet hurt from shopping... and there's now one...

Introducing the 'Buggy Face Off'

Daniel Rourke | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel Rourke

We've all been there, waiting to get through a door whilst streams of people walk through it. Hardly anyone lets anyone through, and the term "ladies...

Cher's Clueless Wardrobe Gizmo Is Now An Actual Thing

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK Style

Remember Cher's amazing outfit-matching computer program in the film Clueless? While that may have seemed like technology of the future, it's now an a...

15 Topshop Sandals To Complete Your Summer Wardrobe

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Style

The temperature is rising and it's time to set your feet free - shed those tights, socks, and heavy boots in favour of breezy summer sandals. Optin...

Topshop Brings Back Its Most Iconic Designs Including Debbie Harry Jeans

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Style

Topshop is getting in on the hottest trend of the season - vintage - by bringing a brand new collection reviving its most iconic dresses. The Arch...

The Best Fitness Gear To Buy In The Sales This Week

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Style

Sale season is still going strong and there are some great finds to be had. Can't face the hassle of the high street? We've trawled the internet for t...

Primark: All You Need From The Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

MyDaily UK | Daisy May Sitch | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Style

Primark is your go-to for affordable, catwalk-inspired trends this Spring/Summer.The new womenswear collections have everything you need when it comes...

Alexa Chung's Sold Out Topshop Dress Is Back In Stock This Week

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Style

Anything Alexa Chung touches turns to fashion gold, and that's exactly what happened when she was spotted out and about in this 70s-style Topshop dres...

21 Things That Are True About Shopping In Primark

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Style

When you need some serious style on a not-so serious budget, let's face it, most of us head to Primark. Like an old friend, they're always there wh...

The Best Summer Sales To Shop This Week

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Style

Finally, after coveting those summer garms like a cash-strapped Gollum, summer sale season is upon us. To save you the hassle of trawling the high...

Are These The Cutest Bridal Shoes Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Style

Bridal shoes usually have the imagination of a snail but, we have to admit, these are pretty cool. This new bridal collection from designer Sophia ...

Peacocks Just Launched This Amazing 99p Bikini

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Style

We all love a great shopping deal and Peacocks are making our Friday with the launch of this 99p bikini. On sale exclusively online, the stylish bl...

Creepy New Tech Turns WiFi Into A Human-Tracking 'Sonar'

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Tech

Researchers from the University of California Santa Barbara have found that people can be tracked by simply being near a WiFi signal. Professor Ya...

Why Today Is The Day You Should Buy A Bikini

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Style

Have you been searching for the perfect summer bikini? Well today's the day to make a purchase! Monday 8 June is set to be the most popular day of ...

This Is The Impulse Buy Most People Make When Food Shopping

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us write shopping lists to ensure we don't forget the essentials, but very few of us stick to what's written down. Now, our most common imp...

Don't Miss This Christian Louboutin Flash Sale Today

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Style

We've got that Friday feeling and it looks like Secretsales.com does too! From today until Monday, the UK's leading flash sale website is playing h...

We'll All Soon Be Able To Shop Our Instagram Feeds

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Style

The new Instagram update is about to turn your favourite app into a virtual shopping centre (we can almost hear our bank balances draining). There ...

Nail Outdoor Dressing This Summer With This Primark Outfit Guide

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 02.06.2015 | UK Style

Summer is coming and it's time to venture outside, but how do you navigate the minefield of traipsing through fields while still looking stylish? F...