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17 Cool Things To Buy Him For Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Boyfriends, husbands and fathers look away now, as we're just about to drop the biggest 'for him' gift guide of 2015 (probably). If you're stuck on...

16 Scarves, Hats And Gloves You'll Want To Wear All Winter

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Style

With the temperatures quickly plummeting, there's never been a better time to stock up on cold-weather fashion finds. To save you getting some seri...

Retailers Jostle for Space in the Christmas Advertising Market

Vic Davies | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK
Vic Davies

It used to be that Christmas had arrived in advertising terms when the Coca Cola 'holidays are coming' truck chugged on to our TV screens. Not anymore...

Is Black Friday Finished?

Mark Hillary | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

Maybe it's just me, but I'm not really all that interested in Black Friday. I know the retailers get stock especially for the event and I don't want to be climbing over bodies to grasp at a TV bargain. Shops look like combat zones during Black Friday.

7 Perfect Party Shoes That Won't Break Your Feet

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK Style

Christmas party season is nearly upon us, but if the very thought of sticking out a night on the dance floor in crippling heels is giving you pre-empt...

Picking Perfect Christmas Presents for Kids

Lisa Bradburn | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Parents
Lisa Bradburn

Kids can be picky and there's never any hiding the truth. If they don't like something, you're going to know about it! So finding gifts for kids that don't break the bank and hold their attention all year round can be hard going.

How To Get A Free MAC Lipstick: Beauty Insider Info

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Style

MAC are responsible for some of the most iconic lipsticks of all time - so much so that Ruby Woo has practically become synonymous with red lips. T...

The Fashionable Student: How to Make Your Clothes Actually Last

Natalie Turco-Williams | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Natalie Turco-Williams

Just being a little more conscious about how you wash, care and wear your clothes will not only save you from chucking out some of your fav items but also save you some of the rare spare cash you have.

The Best Black Friday Sales To Shop This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK Style

Black Friday comes but once a year... and it's due to cause some serious mayhem on 27 November 2015. The event is rapidly becoming the biggest onli...

15 Amazing Party Dresses You Need In Your Life

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Style

Party season is almost upon us... and with all those Christmas work dos, family gatherings and GNOs ahead, it's time to sort out some outfits. Luck...

A Drake 'Hotline Bling' Christmas Jumper Now Exists

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Style

Just when we thought the Drake 'Hotline Bling' memes had been completely exhausted, along comes another one... and this time, you can wear it. Beho...

These Christmas Jumpers Are Hilariously Offensive

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK Style

One of the best parts of Christmas is the terrible festive fashion. With paper party hats the de rigueur, it's only mandatory you complete your outfit...

The Plastic Bag 'Dilemma'

Sacha Knop | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK
Sacha Knop

It's been a few weeks since we need to pay for our plastic bags in the UK and it's amazing how much of a topic it's been... literally everywhere. I don't think most people realized how far the plastic bag had made its way into our lives. I don't think I did.

Bollywood Actress Sonam Kapoor On Her Process Of Getting Ready For The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Style

When it comes to nailing red carpet fashion, few do it better or as consistently as Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor. Of course it helps that she's B...

This Year's Primark Christmas Jumpers Are Here

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Style

It's CHRIIIIISSSTMAAAAAS. Well, no it isn't. But the countdown is officially on. We know it's still not for a while yet, but with parties and do-go...

15 Badass Coats To Keep You Warm This Winter

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Style

Feeling warm and looking stylish do not always go hand in hand. Especially if (like us) you're the type of person who spends most of the winter months...

Retro Bloggers Reveal Their Insider Tips For Buying Vintage Clothes

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK Style

The thrill of vintage shopping lies in the excitement of buying items that have the exclusivity of a custom-made piece, but for a fraction of the pric...

Charlotte Tilbury Is Opening Her Own Makeup Store In London

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Style

Charlotte Tilbury is launching her first ever standalone store in Covent Garden, London on 21 November. This is big news. Huge. The shop, called...

Now You Can Smell Like Your Own Version Of Victoria's Secret

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Style

Fans of the Victoria's Secret fragrance mists, prepare to get excited. The lingerie brand have just expanded their beauty range with the launch of ...

Do You Ever Feel...

Caragh Little | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK
Caragh Little

... Like A Plastic Bag? Once worthless: now worth 5p? The Katy Perry lyric has a whole new significance in England today, as the 5p charge for plas...

Tipping the Balance - How Consumer Action Creates Conditions for Governments to Change

Harriet Lamb | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK
Harriet Lamb

Fairtrade campaigners in London © Matt Alexander I had just read Michael Hobbes article on the futility of ethical consumerism to end sweatshops. H...

Tabloids Scream 'Chaos' Over Plastic Bag Charge, The Internet Reacts Hilariously

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK

Many people had feared the carnage this day would bring, with both the Daily Mail and Daily Mirror predicting “chaos” as the new plastic bags char...

We Tried Out Nick Grimshaw's Clothing Range For Topman

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK Style

You're Nick Grimshaw. You're at the photoshoot for your line with Topman, you're in an East London warehouse. (Have you been here before?) Now you'...

The Best Breast Cancer Awareness Beauty Buys

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK Style

This is the only time of the year we can justify spending £45 on a lip balm without feeling bad, as a percentage of the profits will go to the Breast...

Why I Took Up the 'No New Clothes for a Year' Challenge

Ceri Heathcote | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK Style
Ceri Heathcote

I am quite surprised to say that it has been pretty easy although I still have three months to go. I had imagined that the year would be a flurry of sartorial activity with me upcycling and making do and mending every spare moment. It hasn't exactly turned out like that!